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Authentic Resources,Lesson Plans Support Learning in Diverse Topics

Authentic Resources,Lesson Plans Support Learning in Diverse Topics

Smithsonian Education Students

Kid-friendly access to museum resources on wide range of topics

Pros: The wide range of resources empowers kids to make sense of the world around them.

Cons: Content doesn't expand to fit your screen, sometimes resulting in small, hard-to-read text and a lot of white space.

Bottom Line: Even given some limitations, the site is filled with ways for kids to explore meaning in historical artifacts, scientific data, and art.

[Free Digital Art Museum Showcases Student Creativity]

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App of the Day picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best ed-tech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

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