Common Sense Media interviews Robert Pattinson about his role as "Edward" in the Twilight movie series and his thoughts on media and its impact. For our exclusive All-Things-Twilight fan page, visit us at: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/twilight-dvd-release
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"Children, Teens, Media and Body Image" is a new research report from Common Sense Media that presents the role of media in the development of children's and teens' body image. The report assembles existing research to offer a big-picture perspective on media's influence on how kids and teens think, feel, and act about their bodies and appearance. It offers insights into just how early kids' body image starts to form and how children are affected by their parents' attitudes about their own shapes and sizes.
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March is Women's History Month. To help your kids celebrate, we highlight eight inspirational women who are making history in Hollywood. These celebrities not only buck industry standards around beauty but encourage others to celebrate individuality and self-acceptance.
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What is Cyberbullying? If your kids are texting, sharing photos, and posting comments, it’s important to talk to them about online harassment and how to deal with it. Learn 5 ways to stop cyberbullies. For more tips and advice, visit us at: www.commonsense.org
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Today 1 in 5 Americans have learning challenges. Chances are you know a kid who has difficulty with reading, math, communication, organization, social interaction or motor skills. Learn how to pick tech products to help your learning challenged kid excel. For more tips and advice please visit: www.commonsense.org
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DuckTales producers Francisco Angones and Matt Youngberg sit down for an interview with Common Sense Media Executive Editor Betsy Bozdech to talk about their reboot of Disney's popular adventure cartoon. Find out what they have to say about the humor and positive messages in their updated take on the show.
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From their daily habits to their opinions on technology addiction and cyberbullying, teens open up about their experiences from the front lines of today’s social media frenzy. Find out why social media is both a positive and negative force in most teens’ lives -- and why they can’t imagine life without it -- in the full report, Social Media, Social Life: Teens Reveal Their Experiences.
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Sharing photos, posting comments, playing video games -- these are just a few of the ways that kids interact online. But when online networking goes beyond friends and family, it can present safety risks. Learn how to protect your kids online.
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Is Wonder okay for kids? Find out what Common Sense says about safety, violence, scariness, sexy stuff, language and positive messages. For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/wonder Director: Stephen Chbosky Cast: Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Jacob Tremblay Studio: Lionsgate MPAA rating: PG
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The talented slam poet Marshall Jones performs his amazing "Touchscreen" for teens, teachers and parents at LaGuardia High School as part of celebrations marking NY Digital Citizenship Day.
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Virtual worlds, online games, and social media are fun ways for kids to play around with identity. But the mask of a digital persona can also be used as a way to behave inappropriately. Find out how to help your kid develop a healthy online identity. For more tips about online identity, visit http://www.commonsensemedia.org/advice-for-parents/online-worlds-young-kids-tips
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Hyperlinked stars McKenzie Mack, Lexi Drew, Tatiana McQuay, and Jenna Raine Simmons sit down for an interview with Common Sense Media Senior Editor Polly Conway to talk about their new YouTube Red Original series. Find out what they have to say about their characters, social media, and the show's message of empowerment. Watch Hyperlinked here: https://youtu.be/C_hENeRcRrg?list=PLpSnlSGciSWM9NH5FU1WWaNn8gjqZrSYg #HyperlinkedShow Check out Miss O & Friends, the 100% safe COPPA compliant socialization site for tween girls: https://www.missoandfriends.com @missoandfriends Follow L2M and subscribe to their channel: https://www.youtube.com/l2m @l2mofficial
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Does your young gamer love watching Minecraft videos on YouTube? Discover the top 10 Minecraft channels for kids and why these YouTubers are popular. And when you're done watching, check out our new list 10 MORE KID-FRIENDLY MINECRAFT CHANNELS ON YOUTUBE !!! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WulVJriOazo&t=4s
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Common Sense Media interviews Robert Pattinson and fans of the Twilight series about what they love about Twilight and the upcoming movie Eclipse. For more interviews, movie reviews, and advice, visit CommonSenseMedia.org
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Is Justice League okay for kids? Find out what Common Sense says about safety, violence, scariness, sexy stuff, language and positive messages. For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/justice-league Director: Zack Snyder Cast: Ben Affleck, Jason Momoa, Gal Gadot Studio: Warner Bros. MPAA rating: PG-13
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Kevin Hart and Ice Cube take on bad guys - and each other - in this entertaining buddy-cop story. For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/ride-along Director: Tim Story Cast: Ice Cube, John Leguizamo, Kevin Hart MPAA rating: PG-13 Studio: Universal Pictures
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Is Bohemian Rhapsody okay for teens? Find out what Common Sense says about safety, violence, scariness, sexy stuff, language and positive messages. For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/bohemian-rhapsody Cast: Rami Malek, Lucy Boynton, Tom Hollander Director: Bryan Singer Studio: 20th Century Fox MPAA rating: PG-13
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Pixar's popular "Cars" franchise gets a high-flying spinoff in this animated adventure. Director: Klay Hall Cast: Dane Cook, Jon Cryer, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Val Kilmer MPAA rating: PG-13 For Common Sense Media's full review, visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/planes
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Billions of text messages are sent every year from our teens' mobile phones. But if they text from behind the wheel, the results can be dangerous. Find out how to stop your teens from texting, checking email or surfing the web while driving. For more tips and advice on texting and driving, please us visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/advice-for-parents/texting-and-driving-killing-combination
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Is Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse okay for kids? Find out what Common Sense says about safety, violence, scariness, sexy stuff, language and positive messages. For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/spider-man-into-the-spider-verse Cast: Shameik Moore, Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld Directors: Peter Ramsey, Bob Persichetti Studio: Sony Pictures Releasing MPAA rating: PG
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Two teens share how they use media every day. From social media to gaming and beyond, they talk candidly about their habits, preferences, and challenges. The video also includes key findings from The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Tweens and Teens. This national study offers a comprehensive look at how kids age 8 to 18 use media and technology.
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Texting, sharing photos, instant messaging -- this is how today's kids socialize. But they can also use these digital tools to threaten, gang up on, and cyberbully other kids. Get tips on how to help your kids prevent cyberbullying. For more tips and advice on cyberbullying, please visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/videos/cyberbullying-prevention-tips-for-kids
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If you've got kids watching TV, you've got kids watching junk food ads. Companies spend billions of dollars promoting sweet cereals, soda, and fast food to the most impressionable viewers. Help steer your kids away from all the unhealthy marketing. For more information on junk food advertising and your kids, please visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/advice-for-parents/junk-food-ads-tips
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Is your young gamer in search of more Minecraft YouTubers? Here are 10 more kid-friendly Minecraft channels on YouTube.
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Two tweens share how they use media every day. From watching TV to playing games on their mobile devices, they talk about their media habits. The video also includes key findings from The Common Sense Census: Media Use by Tweens and Teens. This national study offers a comprehensive look at how kids age 8 to 18 use media and technology.
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The 2015 Common Sense Media Awards were held May 13 at the SFJazz Center. The show featured a special performance by Glide Ensemble and Change Band.
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This beautiful documentary from Disneynature follows a young monkey mom as she raises a baby in the wilds of Southeast Asia. Is this nature story OK for the whole family? Find out what Common Sense says. Cast: Tina Fey Directors: Mark Linfield, Alastair Fothergill Studio: Disneynature Run time: 81 minutes MPAA rating: G Award: Common Sense Seal For Common Sense Media's full review, please visit: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/monkey-kingdom
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Common Sense Media catches up with The Imagination Movers. Join Common Sense Media and learn more about everything Imagination Movers! For more interviews and family reviews, visit CommonSenseMedia.org
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Watching football is a favorite pastime for many families. But the sexism and violence on the field, and in the commercials, can send iffy messages to your kids. Learn three things to talk about with your kids before you turn on the big game.
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Murderers come knocking on Ethan Hawke's door in this shocking home-invasion thriller set in a dark near-future United States. Is the violence too intense for teens? Find out what Common Sense Media says. For Common Sense Media's full review, visit: http://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie... *The Purge* MPAA rating: PG-13 Studio: Universal Pictures Director: James DeMonaco Cast: Ethan Hawke, Lena Headey, Rhys Wakefield
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