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Smart Media Choices for Learning at Home: Apps (Post 3 of 4)

Children are highly engaged in using technology for learning. They are digital natives and learning through apps for phones and tablets can provide a way to expose your child to new concepts or to provide a review based upon what they are learning in school. Parent’s Choice Children’s Media & Toy Review and Common Sense Media, mentioned in the first post in this series

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Making Smart Choices with Media (Part 1 of 4)

When it comes to making choices at home as to what media is appropriate for your child, it can be very confusing and overwhelming. To help you out, there are great resources available online for parents and teachers to utilize in order to help make informed decisions on the types of music, books, movies, magazines, apps, software, television, websites, video games, and even toys

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An Epic! Reading App

Almost every child these days either owns a tablet or has one available for them to use.  They use them to play games, watch shows, and sometimes do school work.  Kids have no problem downloading free games and movies to fill their tablets.  When it comes to buying books however, it can be challenging for children to find free books.  Constantly having to ask

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