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Health

Awesome Eats

Awesome Eats is an educational and fun app created by the Whole Kids Foundation. I love the purpose of Whole Kids Foundation and was intrigued by their app because its purpose is to educate children on healthy food choices. This game makes it fun for young kids to...

Blinkist

This innovative app stands in a league of its own. Good, bad or indifferent, the age we live in is gearing more and more toward the reliance of technology. For many, this means the days of picking up a good old-fashioned paper book may be a thing of the past. This app...

Encyclopaedia Brittanica

This app makes it possible to access all the information you could ever want about anything and everything right at your fingertips. The layout of the app allows you to browse through the 65,000 articles (80,000 with an annual subscription), but there is also a search...

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 Way to Happiness Education

Price: Free Developer: The Way to Happiness Foundation International   The Way to Happiness booklet is a common sense guide to better living which has been distributed to well over 87 million people in 97 languages. It is used in criminal and drug rehabilitation...

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

Price: $3.99 Developer: Oceanhouse Media   * Parents’ Choice Award Silver Honor Winner * Academic's Choice "Smart Choice Media" Award Winner   Oceanhouse Media takes Dr. Seuss' “The Lorax” to a whole new level with this interactive rendition. I read many Dr....

The Berenstain Bears Come Clean for School

Price: $3.99 Developer: Oceanhouse Media   Those delightful Berenstain Bears will go a long way in teaching your children the ins-and-outs of staying healthy, especially during flu season. Your child will learn some essential points on keeping germs away and...

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...

Sparky’s Brain Buster

Price: Free Developer: NFPA     Sparky's Brain Buster is a fun, educational game that is all about keeping our budding scholar's minds sharp and in practical use. The content is full of essential data about fire safety and other educational games! The game...

Sparky’s Birthday Surprise

Price: Free Developer: NFPA   * Winner of Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice Award   Sparky's Birthday Surprise is not only an app full of fun surprises but a very nicely put together story app that hones in basic fire safety skills. The story is...

Sparky & The Case of the Missing Smoke alarms

Price: Free Developer: NFPA     Just who is that strange character that ran out of Aunt Dottie's house with her birthday cake and balloons, and what does he have in his bag? Through a fun game, where you play the detective and collect all the clues to find...

Solve the Outbreak

Price: Free Developer: Centers For Disease Control and Prevention   Wow, this is one amazing app! The player is required to solve some actual outbreaks which have been resolved by the CDC. Doing this calls for some real "put on your thinking cap" skills, in that...

Smart Foods – Organic Diet Buddy

Price: Free - In-App Purchasing Developer: Saagara   When it comes to kids and education, not to mention just everyday living, diet plays a big roll in these activities. Smart Foods is a utility type app that helps you find Farmer's Markets throughout the United...

Recycle HD

Price: $1.99 Developer: Sprout Labs, LLC   I don't know about you, but getting my kids to recycle sometimes seems like a fruitless endeavor. I talk to them about it, including their future and the future of their children and it slides, skips and zings off into...

Zoe makes a splash!

Price: Free Developer: European Union Apps     Zoe makes a splash is an interactive storybook app designed to educate children in regards to the importance of water, benefits of clean water, using it conservatively and how polluted water affects nature. Lord...

Little Red Riding Hood with WordWinks and Retell, Record & Share

Price: Free Developer: You Tell Me Stories Foundation, Inc.   Little Red Hen is just one of several story books created by You Tell Me Stories Foundation, Inc. Each book is geared towards teaching your child reading comprehension skills, story-telling, structure,...

iTooch Middle School

Price: Free - in-app purchasing Developer: eduPad Inc.   iTooch is a one-stop app, with virtually everything you will need for a child in middle school. It is LOADED with potential, including over 10,000 exercises available for download. It approaches the areas...

iRecycle

Price: Free Developer: Earth911, Inc.   iRecycle not only tells you what is recyclable but exactly where you need to go for your recycling needs. It is a perfect app for getting your kids excited about making some extra money, all while benefiting the planet....

Earth Day Carol

Learn about how plastic affects the environment through a fun and entertaining Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol type story. Plastic Bottle Future, Past and Present all educate Plastic Bottle Scrooge on the importance of the three environmental “R”s, reduce, reuse and...