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How a penalty led to a pile on

17th July 2021

This week someone wrote to KidRated asking that I be sacked….Luckily I’m in charge and that’s not going to happen…


Great Video Games for Older Kids and Teenagers

1st February 2021

With so much time on our hands at the moment video games have boomed in popularity. And let’s face it…

the oscar winning Into the Spiderverse

Must-See Animated Films For Kids And Teens

9th November 2020

Fantastic must-see animated films for kids and teens!   We know a few of these picks may be obvious to…


Food for thought

3rd October 2020

The Daily Mirror recently reported that more than a third of students don’t know how to boil an egg, four…

a guide to london's best loos

A Guide to London’s Department Store Loos

20th September 2020

So you’re out and about in central London weaving through the crowds with a buggy, a million shopping bags & two kids,…

Things to do, places to go for kids and teenagers - cool, academic, fun and entertaining in London and beyond with KidRated

Great Films for Older Kids and Teenagers

18th September 2020

      During these times in lockdown, it’s quite easy to get bored. So, we asked Jack – our…

Things to do, places to go for kids and teenagers - cool, academic, fun and entertaining in London and beyond with KidRated

Great TV Series for Older Kids And Teenagers

12th August 2020

    These are strange, I hate to use the word, unprecedented times. Keeping yourself occupied is becoming a more…

ali & kids

Happy Snaps

9th August 2020

Last month I posted on Facebook, a short film of my son saying his first words, that all of us had…

young girl on parents shoulders watching Stevie Wonder gig

Going To Gigs – A Guide For Teens and Parents

6th June 2020

    Hi, my name’s Ed and yes I did dodge doing my GCSEs. But that’s not why you’re here….

This mesmerising installation by Jennifer Steinkamp moves through all four seasons. Courtesy of Hayward Gallery. Photo: Linda Nylind

A Virtual Tour of the Hayward Gallery

25th May 2020

So museums and galleries may be closed but many of them are still giving visitors a chance to experience their…

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