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Social Studies

Issa’s Edible Adventures

* Best of the Best Award by BestAppsForKids.com Issa’s Edible Adventures is a wonderful app that was created by world-renowned chef and TV star, Aliya Leekong. The idea behind the app is to help the chef collect missing ingredients for dishes he must prepare....

Seterra Geography

 With over 100 different exercises to test your geography skills, this app has everything you need to learn and memorize important facts about our world. By having the option to choose the category you would like to study, there is flexibility in what you learn and...

Brainscape – Smart Flashcards

Whether you are a student looking to study for a test or a curious individual who wants to expand their knowledge across limitless subjects, this app has what you need. Brainscape takes the effort out of preparing your own flashcards and supplies you with “smart”...
Brainfeed

Brainfeed

* Ranked #1 in 70 countries * Top 10 app for kids 9-11 in 110+ countries * Featured in Apple Newsletter * Best New Apps & Games!* Featured by iTunes in over 100 countries.   Brainfeed is an excellent resource for curated educational videos. The app holds over...

Women Who Changed The World

This is such a beautiful app that does a wonderful job providing facts about historical women who changed the world. There are 15 women featured in this app, each one with their own story. Once you click on the woman of your choosing, you will be directed to an...

GeoExpert – World

GeoExpert (world edition) is a great studying tool for anyone who needs to learn or brush up on geography facts. I would consider this more like a textbook/flash-card app rather than a game. While points are tracked during “play” mode, there isn’t really a game feel...
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...

Barefoot World Atlas

With this app, you can virtually fly around the world and learn all you'd want to know about countries and cities near and far. Providing beautiful illustrations and thought-provoking tidbits, this app is sure to quench your desire for knowledge about our great big...
Blinkist: Books in 15 minutes

Blinkist: Books in 15 minutes

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...
GeoQuest: World flags, capitals, geoguesser quiz

GeoQuest: World flags, capitals, geoguesser quiz

This app has everything you need to know, geographically (and more!), about all the countries around the world. It is truly a one-stop app that provides the details you need to learn to really be familiar with the geography of our world.There are three sections to...
Encyclopaedia Brittanica

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...
Today in History

Today in History

Today in History is a fun, easy to use app that is just jam-packed with significant information related to any given day of the year.The application offers brief overviews of significant historical events in the past and present, with an option to research more about...
Think Like Churchill

Think Like Churchill

Think Like Churchill is one amazing app! I not only learned a great deal about Winston Churchill, much more than I learned in school, as well as a real insight into the major decisions he made in his life. It comes with superb narration by Boris Johnson, a British...

Who Was? Adventure

If you are interested in historical trivia, this is a great app to test your knowledge. If you are interested in improving your historical knowledge, same goes! Who Was? Adventure teaches historical facts, as well as testing your knowledge of history. The app includes...
WolframAlpha

WolframAlpha

WolframAlpha is like having a personal interactive encyclopedia. It is the web's premier reference utility covering virtually any subject you can think of: politics, history, math, engineering... It will even tell you how many airplanes are in the sky at any given...
Stack the States® 2

Stack the States® 2

If you like Stack the States, you are in for a real treat with Stack the States 2! I absolutely loved it!In the main game, a player correctly answers geographical questions, is then awarded states to stack up to a "finish line" (hopefully without losing them due to...
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...
Stack the Countries®

Stack the Countries®

* Featured on the TODAY show!* Editor's Choice Award! - Children's Technology Review Stack the Countries is a geographical phenomenon. Dan Russell discovered that all you need to do to make geography interesting, is put smiley faces and googly eyes on the countries,...
Spirit of 76

Spirit of ’76

Spirit of '76 is one of the most aptly named applications I've run across in the educational genre.It is not a cut and dry history app that teaches about the American Revolution and independence of our nation. It portrays an in-depth look at the events leading up to...
Presidents vs. Aliens

Presidents vs. Aliens®

Presidents vs. Aliens is another great app developed by the makers of the award-winning app, "Stack the States." It includes a fun game while learning facts about each President. You can choose to be quizzed on different categories; your correct answers give you a...