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Vocabulary

Vocabulary Builder

Carefully crafted by expert tutors with over ten years of experience, this app provides you with the information you need to improve your vocabulary and prep for the GRE test (as well as others). While this app was created to help students become familiar with the...
iClassics Showcase: an interactive Gift for mystery art book lovers

iClassics Showcase: an interactive Gift for mystery art book lovers

The iClassics Showcase app is a perfect way to take in some of the Classics, all the while increasing literacy while enjoying a couple of timeless tales for free: 'The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar' by Edgar Allan Poe and 'Christmas Ghosts' by Charles Dickens. I am...

Missing Friend – Lite

Missing Friend is a sweet little storybook app that kids will enjoy. The pages have tappable objects that bring up the words and announce them. There are other spots to touch that allow the user to set the characters in action. The book is beautifully and...
Peak – Brain Training

Peak – Brain Training

* Best App 2014 in 24 countries What a fun app! The games in Peak were developed by neuroscientists who know precisely how to formulate games that will stimulate the mind and challenge and strengthen your cognitive skills. The different subjects within the app focus...
Flocabulary

Flocabulary

The creators of this app had such a fun and unique idea! Flocabulary uses hip-hop to draw youth in and make learning fun and entertaining. With this app, kids will have access to over 900 educational videos that are paired with catchy hip-hop lyrics.These...
Word Town: New Crossword Games

Word Town: New Crossword Games

If you are looking for a way to pass some time, while expanding your vocabulary and sharpening your spelling skills, this is the app for you. Word Town is a fun crossword puzzle game that is sure to entertain and keep your wheels turning as you identify different...
Elevate - Brain Training

Elevate – Brain Training

* Apple App of the Year If there was ever an app to truly encompass all of the most critical yet basic foundations of learning, this would 100% be it. By far, this is my favorite educational app and I love that it covers so many different topics. In this app, you will...
Quizzitive – A Merriam-Webster Word Game

Quizzitive – A Merriam-Webster Word Game

Quizzitive is a fun, entertaining, and effective way to test and increase vocabulary. The app provides four games in which to master “1000 Words Worth Knowing”.Games:Speed Drill: The player is shown a word along with 4 possible synonyms to choose. See how quickly you...
Word Domination

Word Domination

Word Domination is my Educational Game of the week! It is a Scrabble Game developed by Mag Interactive. Mag Interactive has tens of millions of downloads for its games which includes 5-word games.Based on the traditional board game it is fun and challenging (and may I...
Oh, the Places You'll Go! - Read & Play - Dr. Seuss

Oh, the Places You’ll Go! – Read & Play – Dr. Seuss

Oh, the Places You'll Go! By Dr. Seuss went up a notch, now full of animation, activities, the original story, professionally narrated and original artwork. Created for a bit older kids, with a, “You can do it!” type message, Dr. Seuss wanted kids to know that there...
10 Dr. Seuss Bestsellers

10 Dr. Seuss Bestsellers

10 of Dr. Seuss' bestselling books comes to life in these animated versions by Oceanhouse Media. The books include the original story and artwork, all professionally narrated with great background sounds, highlighted narration, tappable & movable objects (that...
Wheels on the Bus

Wheels on the Bus

* Parents’ Choice Gold Award - Parents’ Choice Foundation* "Best Children's App” KAPi Award, and more This great little interactive app is all about the classic Wheels on the Bus song. Created by the award-winning company Duck Duck Moose, it is a fun learning...
Vocabulary.com

Vocabulary.com

The award-winning website Vocabulary.com offers this masterfully created application to expand the vocabulary of students, writers and word enthusiasts everywhere.Dictionary.com provides a user interface layout and functionality that make it very easy to move through...
Vocabology – Word of the Day

Vocabology – Word of the Day

Vocabology extracts words from dictionaries and sources all over the internet and gives them to you in one neat and organized little package.The layout of the app is easy to use and pleasant to look it. Day by day you will get words and phrases from all over the...
Vocabador

Vocabador

* Featured app on the App Store and a Staff Favorite!Vocabador is an extremely entertaining and well thought out vocabulary application for kids that positions learning new words and their meanings with wrestling. The app is mainly flash card based during the study of...
Velociraptor: Small and Speedy

Velociraptor: Small and Speedy

If your child is intrigued by the Jurassic Park villain, the Velociraptor, look no further. The Velociraptor, one of the smallest creatures from the late Cretaceous Period (about 75 million years ago), weighed up to 50 pounds and was about three feet tall. What they...
Trick or Treat – Little Critter

Trick or Treat – Little Critter

Whether your kids are getting ready for a bit of trick-or-treating, or just love the Little Critter books, Trick or Treat – Little Critter is just another great addition to any child's app library!As the family readies themselves for Halloween, Litter Critter is not...
Smithsonian’s Prehistoric Pals

Triceratops Gets Lost – Smithsonian’s Prehistoric Pals

While enjoying his daily meal, Triceratops is a bit distracted by the delicious ferns he is munching on and finds himself separated from his herd. Danger ensues as Triceratops finds himself the interest of a Tyrannosaurus Rex, a fierce predator who is looking for a...
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

* 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. Seuss books to my children over the years, but never...
Wonster Words Learning

Wonster Words Learning

* Award-winning* Parent's Choice Recommended   Wonster Words is a fun learning game that teaches phonics, spelling, and vocabulary. The free version gives a good idea of how the app plays out by providing you with 15+ free word games, including the “at” sound, as...