Club Penguin and Marimba Chat are safe chat rooms for kids, according to Common Sense Media. These sites allow parents to monitor their children's chatting activity and control the amount of time spent online. More » Technology Social Media

Parents should use caution when allowing children to communicate with others using sites such as Skype or Oovoo. No service that allows children to communicate with people on the Internet can be considered completely saf... More »

Online chatting sites for kids are not entirely moderated and secured. Kids can be lured by potential predators and identity thieves disguised as young and friendly users, and moderators may fail to spot them. Many chat ... More » Technology Social Media

Examples of safe chat rooms for kids include, and These chat rooms are all strictly monitored for the safety of underage users. More » Technology Social Media

Some highly rated kid-safe chat websites and apps are Kimingo, Club Penguin and PlayKids Talk. All have a suggested age range of 6 to 7 years or older and offer parental controls. More » Technology Social Media

Most Spider-Man games are appropriate for children ages 6 to 13, according to the media rating nonprofit organization Common Sense Media. The age-appropriate rating is based on learning potential, story line, violence, s... More » Hobbies & Games Video & Online Games

A selection of no-charge, all-ages video chat rooms are available at 321Chat. The family-friendly, chat-oriented website offers separate video chat areas for youngsters and adult chat room participants. More » Technology Social Media