Children's Toy & Media Reviews Since 1978

Month: August 2011

Time Shift Your TV: Remembering 9/11

Time Shift Your TV: Remembering 9/11

The 10th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy is almost here. The traumatic event is being remembered, recreated and reexamined in many TV specials in the next two weeks

Feed Kids’ Brains with These Fun Learning Apps

Feed Kids’ Brains with These Fun Learning Apps

A list of apps that will inspire children and inform parents.

Biblioburro: A Library That Delivers

Biblioburro: A Library That Delivers

Colombian teacher Luis Soriano’s traveling library, the Biblioburro, brings hope to children, and a documentary portrays his work.

Imagination’s Playground: Maker Faire’s Celebration of DIY Creations

Imagination’s Playground: Maker Faire’s Celebration of DIY Creations

Maker Faire is a two-day demonstration of imagination put to work, the key event of a national resurgence in making, crafting, designing, and building by amateurs and professionals.

What to Do with a Summer’s Worth of Artwork?

What to Do with a Summer’s Worth of Artwork?

A clever idea for sharing summer art projects.