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Seeing inspirational and mind-blowing videos for kids

What can I show children to inspire and wow them? I teach children aged between 9 and 11. I'm looking for video clips (or other) to show the children that will blow their minds - or at least, prompt discussion, broaden their horizons and take them outside of the confines of the four walls of the classroom. [more inside]
posted by schmoo on Mar 18, 2014 - 21 answers

What do I need to know about kids + safe & responsible computing?

Mr. BlahLaLa and I are considering buying Kid BlahLaLa a laptop for his 10th birthday. (We want him to be able to play Minecraft and browse the internet.) We're a Mac family but I'm pretty sure this computer will have to be non-Mac because they're so much cheaper, which in turn opens up a whole world of internet security questions that I usually don't think about on my mac. Plus the whole idea of "Now I'm giving my kid a computer, what do I need to think about?" type of stuff. [more inside]
posted by BlahLaLa on Mar 2, 2013 - 13 answers

What, if anything, should I do about my niece's inappropriate behavior on social media?

What, if anything, should I do about my niece's possibly inappropriate behavior on social media? [more inside]
posted by Neely O'Hara on Jun 12, 2012 - 31 answers

Kids and internet safety update

Asking for an update on a previous question I posed a few years ago, about internet safety and kids. [more inside]
posted by jbickers on Apr 17, 2012 - 10 answers

Where can 8- to 10- year-olds go to do research on the Internet?

If you were giving a presentation to a group of 3rd and 4th graders (ages 8-10) on how to do research for school projects on the internet, what would you tell them? Where would you point them? [more inside]
posted by slappy_pinchbottom on Apr 3, 2012 - 10 answers

How to talk to your kids about online porn?

Have you discovered your child has seen online pornography? What did you do about it? [more inside]
posted by amoeba on Mar 5, 2012 - 25 answers

Computer excitement for a smart kid?

Looking for computer/internet recommendations for my 10 year old friend. What are the coolest, most interesting, and least consumerist activities, websites, and other digital/virtual things that I can introduce this kid to? What did you like to do with computers / the internet when you were that age? Bonus internet safety questions inside! [more inside]
posted by bubukaba on Jan 3, 2012 - 14 answers

No pr0n, please.

What's the best Net-Nanny-Type software out there for my 10 year old daughter's new MacBook Air? [more inside]
posted by madred on May 9, 2011 - 12 answers

Kids and internet safety

Looking for examples of things on the Internet that may be hazardous/dangerous/negative/upsetting for children, as well as any pertinent real-world examples. [more inside]
posted by jbickers on May 10, 2010 - 25 answers

Websites for Elementary Kids?

What are some school appropriate websites I can use in the classroom? [more inside]
posted by debbie_ann on Jul 13, 2009 - 15 answers

Looking for websites where children can create (and print) an art project or picture on-line.

Looking for websites where children can create (and print) an art project or picture on-line. [more inside]
posted by JoannaC on Jun 28, 2009 - 6 answers

Best Websites for Kids. 4th 5th and 6th Grade

What websites would you recommend for pre-teens. [more inside]
posted by snsranch on Nov 14, 2008 - 6 answers

Internet Parental Controls

What free software do you use to filter the internet for kids? [more inside]
posted by snsranch on Sep 1, 2007 - 19 answers

Laws about internet forums - for minors

I want to start an internet forum for kids - what are the applicable laws? [more inside]
posted by bulanjing on Nov 21, 2006 - 4 answers

Internet Games/Sites For Young Kids?

Anyone have any recommendations for good websites/internet games for young kids? [more inside]
posted by maryh on Nov 16, 2006 - 6 answers

Where's my homepage, mama?

Websites for toddlers? [more inside]
posted by slimslowslider on Aug 3, 2005 - 14 answers

What should my child do now on the internet?

My 4 year old has outgrown the internet. [more inside]
posted by felix on Jul 27, 2005 - 12 answers

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