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Google Play Books

Similar to Amazon, Google has their own app in which you can buy books and read them from your mobile device. The app provides over 4 million titles of paid and free options which can be synced across devices, allowing you to pick up where you have left off on another...

Amazon Kindle

What if I told you that you didn’t need a Kindle – to have a Kindle? Well, you don’t! This app by Amazon puts all the functionality of a real Kindle right onto your iPad or iPhone. You can purchase and download books right into the app and away you...

Voice Dream Reader

Price: $14.99 - In-App Purchasing Developer:  Voice Dream LLC   Voice Dream Reader turns your books and reading materials into an audio/visual experience. This means text-to-speech, highlighted text, a full-screen reading mode, the ability to create and embed...

Universal Zoom: All About Sizes and Distances

Price: $3.99 Developer: GamifyIt   I have to say that I was very impressed by this app. It is beautifully designed, simple to use and chock full of data. As far as relative sizes go, the app took me down all the way to Planck length, which shows it as the...

Truth About Drugs Online Education

Price: Free Developer: Foundation for a Drug-Free World   Truth About Drugs Online Education is everything a teacher or parent could hope for in a drug prevention curriculum, all beautifully presented in a stunning mobile application. The app provides full lesson...
The Nutcracker Musical Storybook

The Nutcracker Musical Storybook

* Named one of the "Top Apps of the Year"If you are interested in inspiring your children with the music and story of The Nutcracker, this is a perfect app.The app provides beautifully hand painted artwork by Yoko Tanaka, alongside a fully animated rendition of The...
Tenuto

Tenuto

No matter the innovations and discoveries in the field of learning, especially in today's technological golden age, a simple fact remains - practice makes perfect. Music, in particular, is a field that requires dedication and practice to learn and gain...

Survival Guide

Price: Free Developer: Max Soderstrom   This app is a useful tool for all ages. While it is unlikely that you will have a charger when you suddenly find yourself needing the data in this app, having it on your iDevice will allow you to take the time to study and...

Star Walk – Find Stars And Planets in Sky Above

Price: $4.99 Developer: Vito Technology Inc.   * Over 10 million users! * Winner of Apple Design Award 2010   This real-time astronomy app is a great way to learn about and observe stars, constellations, satellites, meteors, and much more. You simply locate...

Star Chart

Price: Free - In-App Purchasing Developer: ESCAPE VELOCITY LIMITED   * The top educational & augmented reality astronomy app * 20 million downloads   Using GPS technology app allows you to look at the universe in real-time. It includes 3D simulation,...

Stack the States

Price: $2.99 Developer: Freecloud Design, Inc.   * Voted "Best Kids App for iPad"! * 2010 BestEducational Game App - iEAR.org   Stack the States makes learning geography fun AND interesting! The app provides flash-card information about each of the 50 US...

SpellingCity

Price: Free Developer: SpellingCity   Spelling City is another gem of an app for our spelling category! This application will help any student, of any age, no matter what the grade, improve their vocabulary and spelling. The app offers a range of age groups and...

Speech Journal

Speech Journal is an app for the use of children with limited verbal ability. The title of the application is pretty self-explanatory, in that it is a journal that relies on speech instead of the written word.This app provides parents and teachers with a ton of...

Sono Flex

Price: $99.99 Developer: Tobii Dynavox LLC     This amazing app fosters communication for autistic or speech impaired kids and adults alike, using simple pictures and symbols to relay information. How it works is that there are 50 pre-made "context...

Science360 for iPad

The National Science Foundation's (NFS), Science360 for iPad, provides access to spectacular photographs of science and engineering images, as well as video from around the globe. In addition to this, there is a news feed which features breaking news from NSF-funded...
Rhythm Sight Reading Trainer

Rhythm Sight Reading Trainer

One of the problems I had when I was learning to play and read music was separating out the notes from the rhythm. My music teacher taught us to read notes and then we just had to struggle through sheet music until we got it to sound right. We never really learned to...

REI – National Parks Guide & Maps

Price: Free Developer: Recreational Equipment, Inc   If you are planning on visiting some of the U.S. National Parks, this app is a great little tool to carry along with you. It covers destinations like Arches UT, Grand Canyon AZ, Grand Teton WY, Mount Rainier...

Predictable – text based communication app

Price: $159.99 Developer: Therapy Box Limited   This incredible app calls itself "A sophisticated communication aid app with self-learning word prediction and switch access," and indeed it is. It has a word prediction feature which gives you word choices below...

Planets

Price: Free Developer: Q Continuum   * Over 10 million downloads!   There is a lot of punch packed into this free 3D guide to the Solar System. This mode is in real-time. Apon opening, you see a 2D picture of where the sun is in the sky, in real-time. It's a...