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Do your kids love mobile apps? Check out this round-up of some of the best educational apps around to keep them learning during screentime!




1. PennyOwl Allowance


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PennyOwl Allowance is an award-winning app that makes it easier for families to track and manage allowances, and helps parents raise money-smart kids. Uniquely, PennyOwl blends financial education content with the real money experience of allowances, ensuring kids develop the right financial habits from a younger age. The educational newsfeed offers parents the content and confidence to start money conversations earlier, while kids learn about the value of money, savings goals, giving to charity and entrepreneurship. PennyOwl also takes the stress out of tracking how much money parents “owe” their kids, while kids automatically save a certain proportion of every allowance. It is COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act) compliant, kidSAFE certified, and it is free for android and iOS. A white label version “powered by PennyOwl” is available for socially responsible brands interested in sponsoring mobile financial education for their communities, schools, or customers. www.pennyowl.com

Ideal for Grades: 1st-12th

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2. Making Camp


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Making Camp, the first tablet app from 7 Generation Games, combines math and history in fun, gaming environment. Making Camp draws on 7 Generation Games award-winning computer games, which have proven effective in raising math scores 30%! Build out your virtual world by practicing math with hands-on mini-games and watching engaging videos that teach math concepts and problem solving-strategies as well as learn about Native American history. Making Camp makes math fun!

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-5th

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3. Varsity Tutors Mobile Tutoring App


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The Varsity Tutors Mobile Tutoring App is a highly convenient, effective solution for students to access expert assistance on the go. Students can use this app to easily connect with a high-caliber tutor from any location who can help them in the subject and/or standardized test of their choice. For each tutoring session, users have access to high-quality video chat, a shared whiteboard and document editor, tools like a graphing calculator, and our comprehensive suite of professionally written practice problems and diagnostic tests. The app also allows students to save their progress, stay in touch with tutors, and manage upcoming sessions. Whether you’re traveling, have a busy day of classes ahead, or simply find yourself without a computer, the Varsity Tutors Mobile Tutoring App gives you the opportunity to access expertise on the go and get homework help or test prep whenever you need it.

Ideal for Grades: 6th-12th

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4. Brainly


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No one knows everything, but everyone knows something. With Brainly, students combine their strengths and talents to tackle problems together. If you’ve got a question about an assignment or class discussion, or if you're just curious about a new subject, the Brainly community is ready to lend a hand. Simply post your question and within minutes receive a clear, moderated response from a fellow student. Brainly also stores millions of questions in an easy-to-search knowledge base. With Brainly, students learn more, lead more, and make friends. Students bring their skills to the table to answer questions, earn points, and rise through the ranks—from Beginner to Genius. Our best and brightest earn prized spots as community moderators, who keep a close eye on the accuracy, clarity, and kindness of every question and every answer. Always question. Always wonder. Always explore. There are no limits to what we can learn together.

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-12th

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5. Kid Sound Lab Pro


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Award winning- research backed articulation approach. Proven to be far more effective than traditional approaches to teach letter- sound awareness, phonological- and vocabulary skills. Kids Sound Lab is designed for parents and professionals who want to give their children a head-start with pronunciation of English sounds and prepare the key phonological skills necessary for reading later in life. Created by a certified speech- language pathologist. Every sound/letter is introduced in a fun memorable way so children can recall the sounds easily. See printout here. The sounds are presented in the same order that children acquire sounds, so the difficulty level is controlled. Kids Sound Lab was a finalist for the International BETT Awards 2016, in the category "Best Educational App”, one out of six apps.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-2nd

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6. Articulation Station


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Articulation Station is a full featured articulation application for iPad and iPhone created by certified speech-language pathologists to help children as well as adults learn to speak and pronounce their sounds more clearly. Beautiful high quality images represent target words to be practiced in six fun-filled activities with the assistance of a speech-language pathologist, teacher or parent. Articulation Station is the only articulation application offering practice at the WORD, PHRASE, SENTENCE and STORY levels all in one app! These activities are so fun your kids will love practicing their sounds and forget they are actually "working" on their articulation. Learn more at www.littlebeespeech.com!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-5th



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7. Word Creativity Kit - Creative Writing for Kids


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Word Creativity Kit is a creative writing sandbox for the poets and writers of the future. It’s a tool for helping students with creative writing and overcoming the fear of not being creative. In addition to being a powerful creative writing tool the app can be used to practice sentence construction, to increases vocabulary and to teach grammar to users of all ages. It can therefore be useful in teaching and training English both to native speakers as well as those learning it as a foreign language. Word Creativity Kit is based on the concept of random stimulus in creative writing. Those are open-ended activities meant to stimulate creative and divergent thinking. The possibilities are endless and in WCK the goal is to give you free reign to play with words and images to create whatever you feel like.

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-5th

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8. Fit Brains for Kids: Sparky's Adventures


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Fit Brains: Sparky's Adventures offers a first-of-its-kind cognitive approach to child learning and brain development. The app provides a fun collection of brain games for children ages 2 to 8. Features: - 200+ Fun Smart Games: Entertain and stimulate your child’s mind. - Dynamic Customized Training: automatic adjustment of game difficulty to match your child’s skill level - Rewarded Treats: Engage and motivate your child with treats that can be added to the “playground” - The “Parents Corner”: Track your child’s progress in different areas with tools & charts - A “Fit Brains Age Index”: Compare your child’s performance against the age group your child is closest to BENEFITS FOR YOUR CHILD * Stimulate brain processing * Train critical thinking skills * Exercise early cognitive performances * Stimulate memory/recall for learning * Train focus & attention * Exercise problem-solving * Challenge visual learning * Decrease boredom & increase educational fun!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-5th

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9. Drawtime by Kindoma


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*****Creators of Parents' Choice Gold Award winning Kindoma Storytime bring you Drawtime, the only App that lets kids draw together, even when apart!***** DRAW TOGETHER - Draw, talk and bond on a shared drawing canvas during a live video call. Kids can collaborate to draw pictures, play games like tic-tac-toe or practice letters in real-time - doing anything they would if they were together with a crayon and a piece of paper. POINT AND TALK - Point to things on the page and the other side can see where you are pointing. This allows you to ask questions to each about the drawing (“Sammy, what did you draw there?”, “Mommy, what's that color?”). Very helpful when you can't quite tell what your little one has created! SHARE DRAWINGS Drawings can be sent within a safe adult-approved network. Share and save pictures to create a library of memories.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-5th

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10. Brainwell


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Download Brainwell today to give your brain an exciting daily workout and to challenge your cognitive abilities. Test your problem solving, attention and memory, challenge your brain with cognitive exercises, and have fun as you play this free mind training app that’s meant for both kids and adults. One of the top free cognitive games and memory apps on iTunes, Brainwell offers up to three different, free games per day. The app lets you test your mental math, logic, and more and challenge your cognitive prowess. By upgrading to become a Brainwell Plus subscriber, you can access the full suite of 50-plus cognitive training games to stimulate your attention, problem solving, memory, and other functions. Brainwell offers a wealth of free brain games and puzzles on your iPhone, iPad, PC or Apple computer via our website. Challenge your mind anywhere, anytime!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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11. Marlee Signs


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THE A-B-Cs OF A.S.L. Marlee Signs© is the perfect app for learning to express yourself in American Sign Language. This app will teach you the fundamentals of ASL – from the signed alphabet and basic vocabulary through to common expressions in everyday life – using high-quality video demonstrations starring Marlee Matlin herself. Each lesson is broken down into individual videos, making it easy to learn at your own pace. The app checks off completed lessons so that you can quickly pick up where you left off, and the “Slow Motion” setting enables you to watch any video in greater detail. You even get your first lesson pack free! Marlee Signs© offers a library of useful lesson packs that will help build your understanding while motivating you to learn more. Tap into a dimension of new ideas, new perspectives and a new lens through which to view your world.

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-12th

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12. Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues


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Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues is a hidden object coding game that sparks an interest in coding while solving a fun Nancy Drew mystery. It's simply one of the best combinations of education and mobile gaming entertainment. A tech fair project goes missing and Nancy Drew, Robot Puppy and the rest of the crew are on the case! Children are introduced to loops and sequences by coding their Robot Puppy to get out of sticky situations, discover the culprit and solve the mystery. Kids will love this new Nancy Drew mobile mystery just as many generations have loved the books. Come join Nancy, Bess and George on an adventure that entertains and educates with equal measure. This is going to be fun!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-5th

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13. Question It ED


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Question It teaches students with significant language disorders how to answer Wh-questions. It uses fading of visual cues, auditory feedback, and errorless learning across 4 different levels of activity and 2 levels of cues. Students learn which type of word answers what type of question; beginning with sorting people, places, times, and actions to Who, What doing, When, and Where groups. Students then answer simple questions with consistent sentence structure, questions with variable syntax, and then questions about groups of 3 sentences in a paragraph. Data is tracked within the app.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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14. Pacca Alpaca Language Learning Games and Videos


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Enter a world of fun and adventure, as you and your little ones travel the globe, discovering languages and culture with your fantastically fluffy guide, Pacca Alpaca! Created by specialists in digital media for children and experts in language learning, Pacca Alpaca’s multilingual educational apps and videos can be played and watched in multiple languages and are curriculum compatible too. Shortlisted for App Of The Year 2016, Travel Playtime features 50 fun early learning activities and is designed to introduce your little ones to exciting cultural and historical settings across the globe. The Good App Guide Recommended Basic Language app teaches your children shapes, colours and numbers in 7 different languages as they explore the wonders of the world. Pacca Alpaca’s YouTube channel is brimming with awesome early learning videos your kids will love too - come say hi!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-2nd

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15. Comics Head


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We all love to tell stories, share our experiences, comment on issues that affect us and relive our journeys with our friends. Comics Head enables you to do all of it in a visually compelling format - comics and photo journals. You don’t have to be an artist! The App is an easy to use comic creator and a self-publishing tool that lets you to create your own storyboards, photo comics, business presentations or class projects! If you have an idea, you can instantly create visually dazzling content on the go. Get started quickly by choosing from our many templates and inbuilt cartoon characters and other assets. Go viral with your unique ideas by sharing them on Facebook, Twitter or email. What more you can also print them using AirPrint and share your Art for others to use through Artpool!

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-12th

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16. Easy Spelling Aid


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Easy Spelling Aid empowers you to independently spell words and phrases. A simple spelling app that has the potential to be a powerful teaching and learning tool and recommended by teachers for use individually or in a classroom setting. What makes Easy Spelling Aid unique it that it is a tool which can help you spell problematic words. Simply touch the microphone button, say the word or phrase and receive the correct spelling, displayed in your chosen writing style. Our software is designed to recognise a variety of accents and fine-tuned to pick up on children’s voices. Easy Spelling Aid includes a translator supporting multiple languages and reverse translation feature and offers a choice of fonts and colored backgrounds, including the option of fonts designed specifically for those with dyslexia, dysgraphia and other learning difficulties. Peace of mind is at ease as there are NO ads, in app purchases and its child friendly – profanity is filtered out. Easy Spelling Aid is suitable for students of all ages, from 5 to 55 and beyond!

Ideal for Grades: 1st-12th

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17. Bitsboard


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Bitsboard gives you access to 25+ powerful mini game and study modes such as flashcards, photo touch, memory cards, pop quizzes, bingo and more to make studying addictive and fun. Get access to tens of thousands of gorgeous flashcards and carefully curated lessons covering hundreds of topics. Bitsboard is ideal for learning languages, mastering vocabulary, learning to read, learning to speak, becoming the next spelling champion and so much more! Bitsboard is also fully customizable to meet your specific learning needs. The app tracks students’ progress, supports multiple users, allows you to create your own study sets or download other study sets, accelerates learning, shares and syncs across devices, allows for classroom sign-up and has many other features that make it one of the top educational apps of the year.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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18. Curious


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Are you Curious? Get a daily workout for your brain to grow your Curious Quotient (CQ)! Who knew exercising your brain could be this much fun? Learn from over 25,000 video lessons on virtually any topic. Whether you want to learn how to crochet a scarf, plant an organic garden or play guitar, Curious helps you stay happy and healthy with a daily learning workout. Ready to learn? First, we start with a brief interview. You tell us how much time you want to spend learning a day: 5, 15, or 30 minutes. We customize your learning experience. You receive a daily, personalized learning workout via email and on your Curious dashboard. You complete your workout by reading Curios (our well-loved daily fun fact) and watching lessons. Add lessons and topics to a focus area for longer term learning goals. Track your progress every time you learn!

Ideal for Grades: 5th-12th

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19. Bookopolis


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Bookopolis is the go-to-place for kids under 13 to find books they're excited to read. Kids can create virtual bookshelves of books they’ve read or want to read, share book reviews and recommendations with friends, find new books with our BookQuest discovery tool, use our digital reading log, and earn points and badges for their reading achievements. Some features can only be accessed if you are signed in as a Bookopolis user. To create a free account, visit www.bookopolis.com.

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-8th

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20. ABC MAGIC PHONICS-Learning Sounds and Letters


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Statistics show that 70-80% of inner cities kids cant read well enough for community college. Don’t let your child become a failed statistic. Build your child's reading confidence from a young age with ABC MAGIC PHONICS. Start children on the path to reading success by giving them the tools and building blocks they need to become successful readers. Children using this app will learn to recognize each letter of the alphabet and the predominant sound it makes. Children will learn to discern and recognize beginning sounds of words and which letters start those words. This app will help children learn to sort and match letters to pictures based on beginning sounds. All of these things will help your child start on the path to becoming a great reader from an early age. Download ABC MAGIC PHONICS today and start your child on the path to reading success.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-K

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21. Baby Flash Cards


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Put down the chalk boards and set aside the building blocks - there’s a new teacher in town. The Baby Flash Cards App by EFlashApps is here to make things fun! Keeping a child interested in education can be difficult, but not with Baby Flash Cards. The app’s realistic images show the world like it truly is, and now that it’s available in 13 different languages, diving into diversity is easier than ever. Baby Flash Cards’ interactive format works well on your smartphone or tablet and is easy for everyone to use, including toddlers to children and adults with learning disabilities. These devices have always been captivating, and our bright colors, clear voice-overs, videos, and game-like quizzes turn them into engaging learning tools. So what are you waiting for? Baby Flash Cards App is ready to teach. Let’s start learning!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-2nd

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22. Cool to be Clever: Edson Hendricks


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COOL TO BE CLEVER is the amazing story of "Who invented the design for the Internet?" and how Edson Hendricks overcame childhood bullying for being "different" to become one of the most influential computer scientists ever. COOL TO BE CLEVER opens with an inquisitive schoolboy in the 1950s who is bullied because he is so smart. He finds comfort in an imaginary world where he has machine parts, and no biological organs or emotions. Years later, Edson's strange capacity to "think like a machine" helps him create a way for computers to communicate. His "connectionless" network design is used in today's Internet. Story and musical score by Leanne Jones, narration by Edson Hendricks. Bullying prevention info. Pre-Internet emails and anecdotes, 12 video interviews with Edson, exploration of the "genius" and "inventive" mind, advice to programmers, etc. Ideal for all ages, especially clever children 6+ and anyone interested in Internet history and inventing.

Ideal for Grades: 1st-8th
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23. Ruckus Learning: Interactive eBooks, Comics, Video

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Ruckus Learning harnesses the brands that kids love into mindful content that motivates students to become better, more active readers and learners! Kids will love to read, re-read and play with Ruckus Learning’s comprehensive, curated collection of interactive reading apps, eBooks and learning video. Ruckus’ interactive iReaders help kids hone word recognition, vocabulary and reading comprehension skills and reinforce national educational standards. Featured brands and characters include: * My Little Pony * Transformers * Kung Fu Panda 3 * Scooby-Doo * HOME * Care Bears * SeaWorld: Sharks, Penguins & Whales * Crayola * Dino Dan * Tom & Jerry * Batman, Superman, DC Superfriends * Chuck & Friends * The Cat in the Hat * Sid the Science Kid * Little Pim language content * …and much more!

Ideal for Grades: 1st-3rd

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24. Toca TV


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Toca TV is the most playful video experience for kids! The interactive video platform includes thousands of original and curated videos from around the web. Every piece of content is handpicked and prescreened to ensure it’s right for kids, and there is never third-party advertising, sponsored product placement or pre-roll ads! Plus, kids can get in on the fun, filming their own videos with our recording tool and silly animated filters! Just for our friends at Educents, use the code EDUCENTS when you sign up to get one month free of Toca TV!

Ideal for Grades: K-3rd

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25. Explain Everything


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Explain Everything is the most versatile interactive whiteboard available for your device (iPad, iPhone, Chromebook, Android, and Windows). Teachers, students, leaders, and learners from kindergarten classrooms to universities to corporate sales and training teams use it for sharing knowledge, building understanding, personal productivity and much more.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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26. Creatales


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Creatales is a perfect tool for use in schools (K12), and promotes creativity, teamwork and exposure in public, you can create the story in the language you want It is very easy to use, you have to choose the backgrounds, characters and objects ,after you can add text you and also the audio to the characters and you can add funny voices filters. It has more than 1000 illustrations to choose with great finishes and also you can add your backgrounds and characters using the camera of the tablet. Once the story so you can enjoy or share sending the story in pdf or mp4 It is a perfect tool in the classroom and is a fun way to teach supported by more than 200 colleges. Recommended by Parents' Choice Foundation & Educational App Store.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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27. Better Immersion


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Have you been looking for a rigorous Chinese curriculum that connects with Common Core State Standards (CCSS) rigor/curriculum and builds foundational language skills to activate grade-level content goals? Have you been looking for a curriculum that provides comprehensive lesson plans and the best instructional strategies to make your program sustainable? How about using technology to assist learning after-school and tracking student progress against standards? Experience the magic of Better Immersion 中文游. Better Immersion is a comprehensive K-5 Chinese Language Arts Program designed for Chinese Immersion Schools. The program is content-based driven and standards-aligned. The program incorporates instructional strategies, patent-pending technology processes, and over 17 years of Chinese language education experiences to create a Chinese Language Arts Program that is fun, relevant, sustainable, and measurable for schools today.

Ideal for Grades: K-5th

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28. ThingLink


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Welcome to the Future of Images. ThingLink makes your students’ images and pictures come alive by putting notes, interactive links, another images and even YouTube videos on top of them. Expand the creativity and options for your student’s presentations with this richer way to share the world through photos. Features include: It’s free to use. Choose or take a picture with your phone’s camera. Add interactive tags on your image such as links with previews, images, text, and YouTube videos. Share with friends on Facebook, Twitter and Email. Browse your own interactive image gallery.

Ideal for Grades: 4th-12th

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29. Jungle Adventures


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Your children’s color drawings come to life in this game based on exploration and discovery. *** WELCOME TO CREATIVE ADVENTURES! *** Join Leo, the explorer fox in an adventure that combines real activities and interactive experiences. Color in Leo’s wild inventions and set off to discover the jungle. Magical! Your drawing comes to life and off you go in your own machine to help Leo in a series of challenges.

Ideal for Grades: 1st-5th

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30. The Trip Little Critter GamePak


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Beloved author Mercer Mayer’s Little Critter is a favorite with parents & children alike! Now we have created The Trip-Little Critter GamePak full of games & activities to entertain and engage young minds–with words of encouragement from Little Critter along the way! Introducing DIGISTIX!— colorful, interactive stickers with fun sound effects that can be used over & over again! GamePak includes ten fun game themes with over 50 engaging activities featuring Little Critter. DIGISTIX- A simple tap, drag, drop & play, combined with fun sound effects & cute animations. Create a fun beach scene – enjoy watching Little Critter as he flies his kite, plays on the beach or in the water & orders a snack! Move & change the scenes to create a new adventure every time. Key features: Over 50 activities Over 175 stickers Fun animations & sound effects

Ideal for Grades: PreK-K

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31. Social Emotional Exchange (S.E.E.)


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Social Emotional Exchange (S.E.E.) is an engaging,fun and interactive way to teach children various human emotions(Fear, Anger, Sadness, Joy, Furious, Excited) by looking at facial expressions. The app is loved by kids and therapist alike for its simplicity, effectiveness and creativity. This app has been built from ground up with direct consultation of ABA therapists, while keeping the needs of the kids with autism in mind. S.E.E is inspired by the work of Dr. Paul Ekman's study of emotions and their relation to facial expressions. Dr. Paul Ekman is world renowned in his field and has worked with Dalai Lama around emotional awareness.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-5th

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32. Sharp Minds

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Do you want to get your cognitive juices flowing? Do you like to keep your mind sharp? This number puzzle game might be just the thing for you! Solve unique and challenging puzzles by adding numbers! How difficult can addition up to ten or twenty be? Find out in this fun puzzle game. Trains your planning, combinatorial and basic arithmetic skills. Starts very easy and gradually increases in difficulty, so you'll never run out of challenges (unless you're among less than 10 people in the entire world having finished it). Free. No ads. No in-app purchases. No hidden charges. Also no matching, crushing or flapping! Just blue and yellow squares with numbers inside :)

Ideal for Grades: 3rd-12th

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33. The Tree I See - Interactive Storybook


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In this interactive storybook, watch as a young boy spends time with a tree who constantly gives and shares unconditionally with friends of the wilderness. Your child will learn how friendships are formed by sharing with others. An important life skill for all of us to learn. Our story is for toddlers and children of all ages, offering elements to improve a child's "working memory" and re-call ability as they read. The Tree I See offers a consistent illustrative theme and gradual character integration, to maintain focus and build upon your child's literacy skills. Watch and enjoy your children, as they learn to read on their own while exploring our magical, engaging, fully interactive storybook. Fun for the whole family... This is a Storybook APP you don't want to miss!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-K

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34. GazziliPuzzles


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The next level of jigsaw puzzles has arrived! GazziliPuzzles is an awesome iPad, iPhone and iTouch app that teachers Preschoolers concentration, problem-solving, and dexterity! Colors & artwork. Music & sounds. Friendly, hands-on activities. GazziliPuzzles is a multi-sensory learning experience for preschoolers! Early childhood experts from New York City’s The Dalton School helped develop GazziliPuzzles to ensure its educational value. Features: --6 engaging, exciting jigsaw puzzles that get progressively more challenging. Each one comes to life…and each one reveals another part of the GazziliFunPage! --Child interacts with the app and strengthens concentration, dexterity, and problem-solving skills! --‘Hearing Impaired Mode’ included that adds all written words to the screen as they are spoken by either the narrator or characters! --Delightful interactive animations, music, sound-effects, and surprise features. --Improvement of hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills as children gain proficiency with tablet hardware.

Ideal for Grades: PreK

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35. God Created World


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Children can learn to read along with the narrator and understand how God created this world in seven days with fun! “So faith comes from hearing, that is, hearing the Good News about Christ.” (Romans 10:17) The App gives awareness to your kids about the Bible at an early stage while making learning fun. The App is a great tool to help children to learn to read and count! The iPad Application allows the children to develop fine motor skills by connecting the dots and watching God’s creations appear. The App has both alphabetical and numerical choices to play and learn games in an enjoyable manner. Children will learn to recognize objects, animals, birds and their names. The iPad App allows parents to interact with their children effectively while making every minute fun and worthwhile. The GCW App for kids offers something new and different for everyone. Click here to learn more!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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36. 123 Kids Fun ALPHABET GAMES


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123 Kids Fun, ALPHABET GAMES: Learn Alphabet, is a fun kids’ game for kids who are starting out with their alphabet learning. It’s perfect for toddlers, kindergarteners, and even special needs kids. The interactive alphabet game is designed to have kids interact with each letter of the alphabet in the form of a mini game. Each game teaches them to recognize and practice the letter. Having trouble getting your kids to learn their alphabet? A lot of parents face the same issue. Children learn much better when they have fun while learning. Now you have a fun and interactive kids’ game to help them with alphabet learning. With 123 Kids Fun, ALPHABET GAMES: Learn Alphabet, your kids will interact with letters of the alphabet in the form of a kids’ game. This way, they’ll have some fun while catching up with their alphabet learning.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-K

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37. StudentVUE


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The StudentVUE® Mobile app helps students stay informed and engaged with their education by providing day-to-day insight into their academic performance, school events, and classroom happenings. StudentVUE Mobile works with Synergy® Education Platform from Edupoint® Educational Systems, enabling students to communicate with teachers, view real-time grades and test scores, see when assignments are due, submit assignments (now easier than ever with Google Drive™ integration), take assessments, and enter course requests. StudentVUE Mobile is a free app for students using the StudentVUE web portal and supports multiple languages for school districts serving diverse populations.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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38. Zoi's Colors


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Zoi’s Colors is a candyBox® interactive book. It's a wonderful way to explore the world of colors & spelling, clearly & simply presenting each color with its name. Tapping the color reveals how it's made from the three primary colors, and also it's complementary color. "Red is not only red, but white with no blue or green". candyBox interactive books are multilingual & organised as easy to navigate chapters. candyBox - ‘making learning fun!’ Features: - our candyBox color/shape-name pages - poster summary pages for art/digital primary & secondary colors; art and candyBox colorwheels Functionality: - interactive book format - child-friendly design - displays, speaks & spells colors - 25+ iOS based languages & real-life ‘candyBox crew’ voices - no advertising, no in-app purchases, no data collection - no cut trees, no carbon foot prints. 

Ideal for Grades: PreK-8th

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39. Zoey Zorilla: Lenny Takes a Nap


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Zoey Zorilla is a series of educational interactive touch books. We believe that children should get nothing but the very best. This is why we created this 100% top quality interactive book series. Zoey Zorilla has original hand-drawn, beautiful artwork and each story teaches an educational lesson. You are always surprised by her adventures. Parents love Zoey Zorilla because she improves their children’s reading skills. Our books contain narration with highlighted text - so children can hear words while reading them and learn to recognize them. App features include: -Narrated reading with highlighted words to help children learn to associate words with text. - Parental lock to prevent children from exploring outside the app without supervision. - Interactive components to keep children entertained for many hours. - Themed stories to help teach valuable lessons in life and friendship. - Free bonus games to help children exercise their cognitive skills.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-2nd

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40. My Felt World


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Let your child's imagination take them all over the world! My Felt World uses the soft familiar texture of felt fabrics to create four animated adventures. Feed the animals on the farm! Swim with fish in the ocean! Go on safari or wrap up warm at the North Pole! My Felt World is accompanied by original music and atmospheric sound effects. Each scene has a set of lovable felt characters that come to life when touched or moved. Double tap them for surprise extras! Scroll the background with a touch of the screen. Learn a thing or two from the Fun Facts page within each scene. Take a picture of your child's latest adventure and save it to the iPad Photos folder - ready to share with friends and family.

Ideal for Grades: PreK-2nd

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41. Puppet Pals 2

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Children unlock creativity with this easy to use interactive puppet show! Even young children can create high quality cartoons from their imaginations. • Create short instructional videos (in any learning area) • Storytelling, Reports, Historic Retells • Help reluctant public speakers present to the class • Help foreign language or ESL students practice their fluency & language skills • Brainstorming or storyboarding ideas and presentations

Ideal for Grades: 1st-12th

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42. Robot School


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Robot School: Learn to Code is a programming game suitable for children aged 7 and above. R-obbie the Robot crashed his spaceship in a far away galaxy. R-obbie needs a lot of energy to get back to his planet. Drag and drop programming instructions to help him reach the fuel he needs to return home safely. Robot School offers a child-friendly way to learn procedures, loops and conditional instructions, while making programming fun and accessible, regardless of prior experience. PSST... Robot School is a great logic game for grown ups too!

Ideal for Grades: 9th-12th

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43. Move the Turtle - Programming for Kids


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Move The Turtle is an educational application for iPhone and iPad that teaches children the basics of creating computer programs, using intuitive graphic commands. Do you remember the Logo programming language? A friendly Turtle will introduce your child step by step to the basic concepts of programming in a colourful graphic environment. Who knows, maybe your child will be the next outstanding programmer! By completing the tasks, one after another, your child learns: *** how to plan complex activities composed of simple elements *** how to reuse previously completed work *** how to use graphics, spatial orientation and sound in programming. Your child will also become familiar with the notions of loops, procedures, variables and conditional instructions. Programming is about more than completing tasks, it is also about implementing your own ideas using your imagination.

Ideal for Grades: 9th-12th

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44. Set the Clock


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‘Set the clock’ can help your child to learn to tell time and revives old times by reintroducing the wooden clock on the iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch! You can practice together with your child, or let him/her perform assignments on his/her own using the nine game types in the App: "Set the clock’, ‘Tell the time’, ‘Adjust the clock’ and more. The assignments are clearly pronounced in English. Each game type, has five levels of difficulty. Features: - Earn medals and shows that you are a real time-telling-champion! - Multiple game modes (nine in total; analog and digital): > Learn to set the clock to the correct time. > Choose which clock displays the correct time. > Learn to set the clock ahead or back. - Different levels: hours, half hours, per quarter and per 5 minutes. In short: a great educational app for both young and old!

Ideal for Grades: 1st-5th

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44. The Sandbox Evolution


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Craft a pixel paradise or destroy the world with your Godly 8 bit touch in The Sandbox Evolution, the #1 pixel art world building game.Build a world that’s custom crafted for fun, with advanced physics, over 170 elements and fully controllable heroes. Craft a pixel dungeon, puzzle, city or anything in between - In The Sandbox Evolution, your world can be up to 10x bigger than in the original Sandbox game. Create a game, make pixel art, or craft worlds with ambient life, traps, platforms and enemies. The universe is yours to build in The Sandbox Evolution. There are no limits to your creativity and imagination!

Ideal for Grades: 1st-12th

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45. ASL with Care Bears


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ASL with Care Bears™, brought to you by the creators of The ASL App, is designed for kids, families, educators and friends learning American Sign Language. Packed with over 400 signs and phrases related to feelings, hobbies, friends, family, and more, this app will keep your hands busy. Learn how to say unique Care Bears signs and phrases with a read-a-long translation to help with the learning of ASL grammar which differs from English. Other cool features include slow motion, tagging your favorite signs in your own folder, and the ASL alphabet! Start signing today!

Ideal for Grades: PreK-12th

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