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Ages: all-ages

Leela Kids

I love this idea for an app! Leela Kids is a kid-friendly podcast app loaded with tons of different podcasts spanning across many different topics. The app is divided into different age groups, and users can choose their topic based on their age and interest. The...

Brush DJ

Brush DJ is a clever app that makes brushing teeth fun. Whether you are a parent trying to make brushing time appealing to your young children, or an adult who could use a little extra motivation (or even entertainment!), this app will not disappoint.There are many...
Google Play Books

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 go! You can even use...
Voice Dream Reader

Voice Dream Reader

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 notes, a dictionary look-up, sharing capability and a whole lot...
Universal Zoom: All About Sizes and Distances

Universal Zoom: All About Sizes and Distances

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 smallest unit of measure and in the billionths...
programming game

The Foos Coding 5+ | Award-winning free educational programming game

* #1 learn to code program for kids 4-9! In this app, one will learn some basics in writing code. Not just any code - game code! All the while playing games and having fun. This award-winning app has introduced computer science to over 20 million kids in 201...
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

Survival Guide

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 practice the techniques. With it, you can...
Star Walk – Find Stars And Planets in Sky Above

Star Walk – Find Stars And Planets in Sky Above

* 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 and tap an object to get information about it. All-in-all...
Star Chart

Star Chart

* 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, showing the exact location of every star, planet, and moon visible from Earth, no...
Stack the States

Stack the States

Stack the States makes learning geography fun AND interesting!The app provides flash-card information about each of the 50 US States. The flashcards include the capitals of each state, their flags, nicknames, landmarks, major cities, and their bordering states.After...
SpellingCity

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 categories in which to learn vocabulary....

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

Sono Flex

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 vocabularies" (words grouped based on a common theme like clothing,...

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

REI – National Parks Guide & Maps

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 WA, Point Reyes CA, Rocky Mountain CO, Zion UT, Yellowstone...
Predictable – text based communication app

Predictable – text based communication app

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 the text screen that you can choose. It also remembers...
Planets

Planets

* 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 perfect app for locating the constellations and...