Please Note: These are apps that are loaded on the school iPads. If you wish to use these appsyou will need to go to the Apps Store and download them for your iPad. Most of these apps are free.Elmwood iPad Apps
Name of App
Lexia has helped millions of students develop their foundational reading skills. Designed as an essential component of every reading curriculum, Lexia Reading provides personalized learning and norm-referenced performance data without interrupting the flow of instruction to administer a test. This scalable, research-proven, technology-based system predicts students’ year-end performance and provides teachers data-driven action plans to help differentiate instruction.
An irregular verb is a verb that does not follow the normal rules of conjugation. In English, the rule for regular verbs is simple: The suffix "ed" is appended to the verb for both the past tense and the past participle. But for irregular verbs, there is no rule. Sometimes the verb changes completely (sing, sang, sung), sometimes there is only a partial change (buy, bought, bought), and sometimes there is no change at all (cut, cut, cut).
An irregular plural is a plural that does not follow the normal rules of English. The normal rule is to append "s", or if a word ends in "s" or "sh", then append "es". Many irregular plurals are animals or fish, such as "sheep", "deer", "moose", "salmon", "tuna", etc. Words ending in "f" or "o" are often, but not always, irregular.
Homophones are words that sound alike, although they have different spellings and meanings.
Features: • 15 homophones, with a sentence for each word • Two different skill levels • Audio pronunciation for every word • Every word is clickable and pronounces the word • A picture for each sentence • Images and audio can be turned on or off • A play button to re-read the sentence
Scarecrow Word Puzzle
Engage children while they learn to spell sight words by looking at the shape of the letters. First, students choose one of the four provided puzzles. Then, students solve the hidden sight word puzzle by choosing letters that have the same shape as the boxes. If correct, the letter will appear in the puzzle. If incorrect, a part of the scarecrow will appear. Ideal for ages 4-8.
What WORD is it?
This app is about figuring out a word by the given clues. The given images are the clues to figure out the word. Put together first letter of each word shown in the image to figure out the word. There are 3 types of games…EASY, MEDIUM, and HARD Easy Game: These images are hints for the word you should figure. First letters of these words together make your word. Click on the word that has the correct spelling. Medium Game: These images are hints for the word you should figure. First letters of these words together make your word. Click on the audio buttons to hear the word sounds. Click on the "select" button of the correct sound button that makes the right word sound. Hard Game: These images are hints for the word you should figure. First letters of these words together make your word. Now drag and drop the correct letters on to the black squares to finish your word.
Each Level has an option of choosing 3 Letter Words, 4 Letter Words, 5 Letter Words, or 6 Letter Words
Each Level has an option of choosing 60 seconds, 120 seconds, 180 seconds, or 240 seconds time for the game play.
Unscramble a roost full of LETTERS and create as many WORDS as possible. Each chicken bears a letter. Touch them to and spell out a word, then watch as the word appears below them. Press Enter to submit the word into the egg crates. The more words you create, the more points you earn!
This word matching game develops vocabulary and word understanding for school-aged children, or anyone brave enough to battle the elements.
Moxie is the original word transformation game...EASY to learn, but CHALLENGING to master. Moxie is all about transforming words into new words. You start with a hand of 52 letters that you go through "Solitaire" style. Place each letter on the board or "Pass". If you "Pass" you can't go back to that letter.
Easy to learn, endlessly challenging, and Free to play! Jibber Jabber is a word completion game similar to the classic game of Mastermind. There are 3 different game modes and over 3,000 words to play through. Educational, puzzle-solving fun for all ages.
Enjoy easy and instant access to your school library’s Follett eBook collection on the go from your iPad with the Follett Digital Reader app.
Read Me Stories
Your child can practice reading - anywhere, anytime - while you’re driving, shopping in the grocery store, or having a quick coffee at your favorite cafe. And you can spend quality time with your child while teaching the core skills of reading and speaking that are so necessary for every child in today’s modern world.
MeeGenius engages and educates little readers from birth to 8 years old with our “read anywhere” library of e-books. Each of our classic and original titles feature rich illustrations, read-along narration and word highlighting. Wherever you go, MeeGenius can help turn anytime into story time!
• Access to the Bitsboard catalog including 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 fully customizable to meet your specific learning needs
OVER 10 GREAT LEARNING GAMES IN 1 APP
Game 1. Flashcards - 10,000+ free flash cards, fully customizable settings
Game 2. Explore - Review all flashcards at once. Awesome study mode
Game 3. Photo Touch - Can you spot the right item? Play and learn at the same time
Game 4: True or False - Do you know the answer?
Game 5: BINGO - an all time favorite. Up to 4 players can play together.
Game 6: Pop Quiz - Ready for a new challenge?
Game 7: Mach Up - Can you match the items?
Game 8: Word Builder Part 1 - Can you form the words?
Game 9: Word Builder Part 2 - Can you form the sentences?
Game 10: Spelling Bee - Suddenly spelling is a game
Game 11: Reader - A fun way to learn how to read
Game 12: Genius - Ready to mix up all the games at once?
Game 13: Photo Hunt - Just like Bingo but all players compete on the same Bingo board.
ReadWriteThink's Word Mover mobile app is used to supplement classroom instruction, reinforce concepts taught in class, and offer increased student engagement through the use of tablet devices and their associated functionality. Word Mover allows children and teens to create "found poetry" by choosing from word banks and existing famous works; additionally, users can add new words to create a piece of poetry by moving/manipulating the text.
New features in this version:
-Experience Mad Libs with retina display graphics for the first time
-Use your camera to add your own photo or image to your story
-Track your achievements using Gamecenter
-Use voice recognition to enter your funny, silly words!
-Share your stories with all your friends with Facebook, Twitter, and email integration
-Use the accelerometer when looking for hints!
CHICKTIONARY COOP is the next generation of the award-winning word game CHICKTIONARY, named as a Top 25 iPad App for Kids by TIME and a Top iPhone and iPad App for Grade-Schoolers by MSNBC, Mashable and Tecca.
CHICKTIONARY an egg-citing FREE word game, is already wildly popular in the gaming and EdTech arenas as a fun and engaging educational learning tool for teachers, kids and word buffs of all ages.
Hangman is a classic word puzzle game. This hangman game comes with two classic themes that bring back old memories. Themes: - Notepad - Blackboard Word Lists: - Basic, standard English words - SAT, GRE, IELTS, TOEFL and GMAT vocabulary - Animals - Food & Drink - Fruit & Vegetable - Flowers - Family - Boy names - Girl names - Body parts - Clothes - Colors - Sports - Music & Instruments - Transport - Weapons - Weather - World countries
Think you have a good vocabulary? Take on your iPad or a friend in this chalkboard classic and find out how good your vocabulary really is. Hangman Pro HD is the best Hangman game available for the iPad. The game faithfully captures every detail of the classic Hangman experience, right down to the chalk dust. Hangman Pro HD supports one player and two player gameplay, so you can let a friend choose a word or have your phone select a word from a broad range of categories. Word list categories include: -Easy -Standard -Hard -Animals -Food -Geography -Holidays -SAT -TOEFL
Help Your Child Learn to Read
Sight Words, also known as the Dolch List are an integral part in learning how to read. The Dolch Word list contains 315 words that are broken down into appropriate age groups. It is important for young readers to be able to instantly recognize these high frequency words in order to be proficient and fluent readers.
The Fry 1000 Instant Words are a list of the most common words used for teaching reading, writing, and spelling.
These high frequency words should be recognized instantly by readers.
An addictive brain game and word puzzle about common spelling words children in grades 1-5 should know. Move letters around the screen to solve thousands of problems. It's deceptively easy-looking but surprisingly challenging!
There are five Free Sample Games, one for each of the following in-app purchase products:
• Spelling Grade 1 - Words for First Graders
• Spelling Grade 2 - Words for Second Graders
• Spelling Grade 3 - Words for Third Graders
• Spelling Grade 4 - Words for Fourth Graders
• Spelling Grade 5 - Words for Fifth Graders
Sample games have ten words each. Use in-app billing to buy the complete set of games for each product. Each complete product has 360-720 words (the higher the grade the more the words) and thousands of problems at three levels of game difficulty.
WHAT MAKES A+ SPELLING TEST UNIQUE? • Setup your own spelling tests in minutes • You decide which words to add and practice • Track your kids progress and quickly see how they are doing for each test they took as well as which words if any they are struggling with. • Multiple play modes keep kids engaged. If you don't want to take a test, you can use the practice mode or let your kids unscramble the words • Practice spelling on the go. This app is perfect for using no matter where you are. • HUGE time saver! Finally kids can rapidly boost their spelling test scores without your help.
Lang Quiz 1-3
This fun-filled game has all the excitement of a TV game show—teaching essential language skills as kids play! A lively, animated host guides kids along as they practice parts of speech, punctuation, writing skills and more. Game features an optional timer for added challenge, plus optional audio support to help children read the questions and answers. For ages 6-8 years.
Lang Quiz 4-5
As kids compete on a fun TV game show, they master tons of important language skills! A lively, animated host guides kids along as they practice grammar & usage, parts of speech, sentence structure and more. Game features an optional timer for added challenge, plus optional audio support to help children read the questions and answers. For ages 9-11 years.
Tic Tac Toe
Children build language skills in a fast-paced game of tic-tac-toe! Fun, interactive game explores vowel sounds, syllables and more. For ages 6-8 years.
Don't just read a story - play along! Save a lion, leap for a grape, and watch Aesop's fables come to life with unique and fun interactions on every page. Wild Fables is a free app with three stories for free (The Crow and The Pitcher, The Fox and The Grapes, and The Ant and The Chrysalis).
K12 Timed Reading Practice Lite lets readers in grades K-4 practice fluency, the ability to read smoothly and quickly.
• 25 short, engaging stories for K-4 readers
• A variety of fiction and non-fiction
• 10 Flesh-Kincade reading levels between
• Track one reader's stories read, words per minute, percent above or below average reading rates, and what's next on the reading list
• View recommendations for moving up or down in reading difficulty based on recorded Words per Minute scores
Shake a Phrase
Shake-a-Phrase is a fun language app for creative writing prompts, vocabulary, and parts of speech practice. Perfect for learning and laughing in the classroom or on-the-go, it features over 2,000 words and definitions in 5 engaging themes for ages 8+.
This is the *FREE* version of My Spelling Test. Most of the functionality from the full version has been included so you can evaluate this educational app. Do you want your child to be a better speller? Imagine your kids begging you to practice for their next spelling test. This app is like creating your own spelling bee and is a great way to save time on homework. This app has been proven to improve student's spelling tests scores or spelling grades.
"What was the Lorax? And why was it there?"
Watch your child build their reading skills as they engage with this interactive Dr. Seuss storybook app. Capture precious moments by recording your child's voice, then sharing it with grandparents and teachers. Bring your entire Dr. Seuss collection with you anytime, anywhere. Perfect for bedtime, travel, school, shopping and more.
Practice your math with your family with Math Party ! Math Party is a multiplayer mental math game for all from 5 years old. The screen is split in two for each player. Each player chooses its difficulty level, so children can play against their parents. The principle of the game is to click on bubbles in the order of the calculations that are inside.
Ranked a top 100 iPad education app in the United States, March 2013, Pizza Fractions offers a simple, visually-based introduction to fractions for elementary school kids. In chef's pizzeria your child masters the concept of naming simple fractions using pizza picture examples. Designed for grade levels 2-5, Pizza Fractions provides introductory practice with fractions in an approachable game-like environment.
The VersaMate™ app for iPad makes learning math fun for students. This engaging strategy game combines skill-building fractions practice with tactical game play against the computer or a friend. As you solve challenging math problems, you’re also earning bonuses and stealing tiles to get the most tiles on the game board and win.
As a teacher, you can use Math Bugs in class by letting your students practice number sense in a playful way. Students learn without time limit and without advertising in an app that helps them achieve some of the goals in the curriculum in a fun way. Five different number ranges: 100, 1 000, 10 000, 0.1 and 0.0 Five cool characters, each with its own special characteristics. No time pressure - play and collect gold coins and gems at your own pace!
Developed by an experienced teacher. The content is based on the goals in the curriculum.
Meet Sushi Monster! Scholastic’s new game to practice, reinforce, and extend math fact fluency is completely engaging and appropriately challenging. Strengthen reasoning strategies for whole number addition and multiplication by helping monsters make a target sum or product. Earn points with each correct answer… but watch out for distractions! To be successful, plan ahead and strategically select numbers from the sushi counter. Meets Common Core State Standards
Extend fact knowledge to support strategic reasoning and computational flexibility in addition and multiplication.
3 Games in 1:
1. MULTIPLIER: Review and learn the times table one multiplier at a time. Multipliers range from zero (0) to twelve (12). Touch the pieces to flip and reveal the answers.
2. GRID PLAY: Solve the grid by dragging the right answer to the times grid slot before time runs out. The difficulty gets harder and less time is given as player progress through the level. The higher player progress through the levels and the quicker the gird is solved, the higher the score.
3. GAME BLITZ: Solve one random grid quickly as possible. The ranking is based not he best time.
- Creates bar/line/pie/sidebar charts.
- Save to photos in small/medium/large size
- Works without an internet connection.
- Multiple Color Schemes
Grade 3 Math
Splash Math is a fun and innovative way to practice math. With 16 chapters covering over 200 math skills and an endless supply of problems, it is by far the most comprehensive math workbook in the app store.
Quento is a little puzzle game that makes simple math fun for all ages! It gives you the answer - but can you do the math? To play, just swipe from a number to a + or - and to another number again. You'll earn a star if it adds up to any of the given answers. Can you unlock all stars and proceed to the next round? Each round brings a new color scheme and after a few rounds you'll even be introduced a whole new mode of play: FREE PLAY.
Slice it! Be
Fast Fun with a Geometric Flair!
"Slice It!" is all about slicing shapes into pieces that are equal in size. Sounds easy? It may start out that way, but soon you'll be cutting shapes that will puzzle you like never before. Brainteasing puzzles: over 200 Basic Stages and a five-star rating system so you can play until you get it right!
Time to start thinking and slicing!
Great for building spatial reasoning and logic skills! Sudoku School is the perfect sudoku app for kids and other sudoku beginners. It teaches you to play using 4x4 and 6x6 puzzles that are much simpler than the usual 9x9 sudoku puzzle. It also has an in-game help feature that explains the rules clearly with drawings and simple text. The game tiles have both numbers and colors, so younger players can use the colors for help until they get comfortable using the numbers. Ten puzzle levels cover a huge range of difficulties, from the easiest 4x4 level, which is perfect for younger kids, to the expert 6x6 level which is almost as hard as regular sudoku. This means the game can grow with you for a long time while you progress. Once you have mastered all the levels in this app, you are ready to graduate to regular sudoku!
The puzzle game of Mathoku is similar to Sudoku but with a mathematical twist. The goal is to place numbers from zero to nine in the spaces to produce the correct total for each row and column, utilizing the mathematical operations shown. Mathoku is easy to learn and very addictive. Since the app utilizes random numbers to generate each puzzle, the number of combinations is almost endless (over 2 million games per level). This Lite version gives you millions of games at the easy and reasonable levels, but just one game at each of the higher levels; moderate, hard and nasty. To access more games at these levels, please purchase the full version of Mathoku.
Solve a variety of math problems by collecting numbers as you roll or drag your marble through a series of fun mazes for ages 5-8 (with audio questions for emerging readers)
Children enjoy all the fun of a TV game show—as they learn essential math skills! A lively, animated host guides kids along as they practice addition & subtraction, measurement, geometry and more. Game features an optional timer for added challenge, plus optional audio support to help children read the questions and answers. For ages 6-8 years.
Teachley: Addimal Adventure
The sinister Professor Possum has destroyed the golden city of El Sumado and is building a robot set on destroying the world! Captain Memo and the Addimals have come to save the day, but they can’t do it alone. Help the Addimals win back the golden blocks and restore El Sumado to its former glory! Most addition apps focus on drill with digital worksheets and flashcards. In contrast, our app teaches effective math strategies and scaffolds learning to promote conceptual understanding and fact fluency.
My Math Flash Cards App
My Math Flash Card App is for mastering basic elementary math facts. Its an easy to use and customizable application to enable focused learning.
- Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division Cards
- Randomly generated Flash Cards
Math Flash Cards +
Designed for people of all ages, Math Flash Cards Addition is an app that allows the user to practice simple basic addition facts or extend the users ability to work out complex addition problems up to three digit numbers. Users can control the number of digits used to generate the problems. From one digit to three digits can be seclected by the user. Users also can control the number of questions given during one session. If a wrong answer is given by the user, the correct answer is shown before the next problem is given. Sound feedback is provided to the user for correct and incorrect answers. If you are looking for a program to help improve your addition skills, this just might be the app for you.
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Designed for people of all ages, Math Flash Cards Subtraction is an app that allows the user to practice simple basic subtraction facts or extend the users ability to work out complex subtraction problems up to three digit numbers. Users can control the number of digits used to generate the problems. From one digit to three digits can be seclected by the user. Users also can control the number of questions given during one session. If a wrong answer is given by the user, the correct answer is shown before the next problem is given. Sound feedback is provided to the user for correct and incorrect answers. If you are looking for a program to help improve your subtraction skills, this just might be the app for you!
Math Flash Cards *
Designed for people of all ages, Math Flash Cards Multiplication is an app that allows the user to practice simple basic multiplication facts or extend the users ability to work out complex multiplication problems up to three digit numbers. Users can control the number of digits used to generate the problems. From one digit to three digits can be seclected by the user. Users also can control the number of questions given during one session. If a wrong answer is given by the user, the correct answer is shown before the next problem is given. Sound feedback is provided to the user for correct and incorrect answers. If you are looking for a program to help improve your multiplication skills, this just might be the app for you!
Math Flash Cards ÷
Designed for people of all ages, Math Flash Cards Division is an app that allows the user to practice simple basic division facts or extend the users ability to work out complex division problems up to three digit numbers. Users can control the number of digits used to generate the problems. From one digit to three digits can be seclected by the user. Users also can control the number of questions given during one session. If a wrong answer is given by the user, the correct answer is shown before the next problem is given. Sound feedback is provided to the user for correct and incorrect answers. If you are looking for a program to help improve your division skills, this just might be the app for you!
Math Cards ! ! is a great way to learn and practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Customize your own problem sets to focus on your needs. Set the top numbers and bottom numbers for each operator.
FlashtoPass Free Math Flash Cards
FlashToPass is an easy-to-use, elegant program designed to facilitate mastering the basic math facts studied in Elementary School.
-Randomly generated card sets.
-Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division, and Mixed sets.
-Six levels of difficulty per mathematical operational
-Customized sets allow practice of particular sets, such as "two's" in addition.
-Captivating sound effects and animations!
Master numbers, negatives, and decimals with this animal adventure! Motion Math Zoom features the world's most interactive number line - kids have a blast exploring numbers as they gain a deep understanding of place value.
FUN NUMBER LINE EXPLORATION Motion Math Zoom's zoomable, stretchable number line is missing some numbers - it's up to the player to put numbers back where they belong. The new game uses animals to represent abstract numbers: from dinosaurs in the thousands down to amoebas in the thousandths.
Numerosity is a Math Game that combines highly effective learning strategies with game mechanics. By rewarding success and progress through ‘leveling up!’, Numerosity encourages kids to discover the rules and principles of Math by themselves. Skruff, the streetwise dog, is always at hand as a cheeky companion. The player is engaged in a race against the clock to help Skruff learn math by rearranging as well as dragging and dropping numbers into their correct positions. This places students directly in the driving seat and allows them to figure things out on their own, rather than spoon-feeding them information. We’ve made it easy for kids to interact with symbols in order to play with Math itself. They can then observe the results of their actions immediately. Kids learn from this instant feedback and gain the satisfaction of figuring it all out on their own.
Stamp math expressions with colorful answer tiles. Solve a tile-matching puzzle to advance. Earn stars and trophies as you get faster at recognizing equivalencies. The puzzle game play is similar to popular jewel swapping games but with multi-touch swap, enabling more complicated and challenging matching for addicts of tile-matching puzzlers. True addicts can match their skills against others on Game Center and unlock secret levels. Reduce stress while training the brain.
Kids develop math skills as they compete as contestants on a TV game show! A lively, animated host guides kids along as they practice multiplication & division, fractions, algebra and more. Game features an optional timer for added challenge, plus optional audio support to help children read the questions and answers. For ages 9-11 years.
Bring learning to your fingertips.Get a different animated movie every week and check out related quizzes and educational activities - free! BrainPOP Jr. site subscribers can log in and access all BrainPOP Jr. content directly from the app. Ideal for kids in Kindergarten through grade 3, the BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week app spans subjects within Science, Social Studies, Reading, Writing, Math, Health, Arts and Technology. The gentle, humorous, and relatable characters Annie and Moby serve as guides through each topic, empowering kids to form their own ideas. BrainPOP Jr. content is designed to cultivate critical thinking skills and encourage children to ask questions and make connections.
Learn something new every day! Bring learning to your fingertips™ with the BrainPOP Featured Movie app. Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz – free! For even more access to BrainPOP’s award-winning content, choose an optional in-app subscription and enable kids to explore hundreds of Science, Math, Social Studies, English, Engineering & Tech, Arts & Music, and Health subjects right on their mobile devices. All movies are close captioned, so it’s easy for them to read along.
Chicken+ is for critical thinking people to challenge their analytical spatial skills.
Chicken+ is a renewed version of the classic Sokoban which appeared on first computers several decades ago. It succeeded to combine simplicity with addictive game play, making the game world famous.
Now you can enjoy the new style Sokoban - Chicken+. Chicken+ features the same rules and game play as its predecessor while at the same time introducing touch-based actions and new interesting levels. It's a fun game that should provide hundreds of hours of mind-bending, puzzle-solving, skill-honing fun. You may play it yourself or with family members and friends together.
An addictive multistep thinking game from MIND Research Institute's math curriculum featuring JiJi™ the penguin. The goal is to position lasers and mirrors to knock all balls out of the penguin's path. The puzzles start off easy, but get progressively more challenging as you move through the seven intriguing levels. * Fun way to exercise multistep thinking.
HELP! A group of lovely creatures wandered into a charmed land and got trapped by magic. The only way out is to bump each other off the land until only one is left. Help them navigate through space-bending objects like spinners, portals, and V-turns. Will you be trapped yourself? Or will your mind overpower the magic? Bumpling is a logic puzzle that stretches your spatial thinking and deductive muscles. You will face ever challenging puzzles and endless surprises. Along the way, show off your achievements through Facebook, Twitter, and even challenge your friends with the fun puzzles that you just solved. Be prepared to spend hours in the magic land of Bumpling!
Even though this is the Lite version, it includes the tutorial world and the *FULL* map editor and sandbox so you can create your own little worlds and puzzles and play through them and challenge your friends and family around you. The full version of the game will unlock the rest of the worlds and allow you to email and share your programs and maps as well as open maps and programs that your friends and family send you so you can teach and learn from them as well! Cato is a little boy who just like every little boy likes to go out and play. One fine day Cato was playing outside when a portal to another world opened up in front of him; a portal to another world! Cato stepped through and discovered that this world unlike his own didn't follow the same rules. Every time he tried to take a step or an action he'd find himself stuck in place. Stuck that is until he finally discovered the rules in this universe: by writing a program for himself he would be able to overcome all obstacles and learn something new along the way!
Simple rules - complex puzzles - hidden pictures! Draw paths with your finger, connecting pairs of colored numbers. The length of each path must match the numbers on the two endpoints. Draw backwards or double tap to correct mistakes. There's only one way to do it, and all squares will contain a piece of a path when the puzzle is solved.
Two ways to navigate while solving:
---Tap the zoom button for an overview, then touch the screen where you want to play next.
---Pan to show another area of the board. Put your finger down any place WITHOUT A NUMBER and move it around. Simple, intuitive, fast.
Can you remove all the triangles in this puzzler?!
25 levels of addictive challenge, simple control, nice visuals and amazing sounds.
Cut the Rope
Feed Om Nom candy through a series of exciting experiments! Enjoy everything you love about the original Cut the Rope with new challenges and a new character, the Professor! You’ll team up with the Professor, a goofy mad (but not bad!) scientist studying Om Nom’s sweet tooth in his secret lab. Play with new gadgets, such as suction cups, and activate superpowers to collect shiny gold stars, uncover hidden prizes, and unlock new levels!
Help Swampy by guiding water to his broken shower. Each level is a challenging physics-based puzzle with amazing life-like mechanics. Cut through dirt and guide fresh water, dirty water, toxic water, steam, and ooze through increasingly challenging scenarios! Every drop counts! In this FREE version, play 15+ challenging puzzles featuring Swampy! Want more levels? Get the full version and play up to 500 amazing puzzles featuring Allie, Cranky, Mystery Duck and MORE!
Three new playsets introducing our fearless “RescueTek” action figures and their transforming vehicles! Grapple through Danger Canyon with Ali McClaw to save stranded climbers and return them to the Rescue Rig’s med bay on the hovercraft RT Explore. Surf Cowabunga Bay with Haylee Dudette, explore the oceans with Fin Diesel on the submarine RT Dive, or Hang Glide with Jason Shadesman, our intrepid pilot of the RT Search helicopter.
Create and share dynamic conversations around documents, snapshots, diagrams and videos -- basically anything there is to talk about. You can talk, type, and draw right on the screen. VoiceThread takes your conversations to the next level, capturing your presence, not just your comments. Anyone can join the discussion from their iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or PC -- anytime, anywhere. FEATURES: * Add images and videos from your camera or photo library. * Flip through pages and annotate them while you narrate. * Sharing is as easy as sending an email. * Use your VT account if you have one -- just sign in and all your threads will be there. * Access the extensive catalog of content created on voicethread.com.
Fun with photos
iMovie puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips, with a beautifully streamlined interface and Multi-Touch gestures that let you enjoy your videos like never before. Browse your video library, quickly share favorite moments, and create beautiful HD movies and Hollywood-style trailers. And with iCloud, you can enjoy them in iMovie Theater on all your devices.
With Lifecards you can use up to 4 of your photos to design your own imaginative postcard directly on your phone. While you edit the card you can freely zoom and pan to get the important details right. You can insert, move, scale, and rotate photos from your photo-album, and you can also insert texts and select font, color, size, and alignment.
The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.
Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBookstore.
Ideal for children’s picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on.
Create and share your very own illustrated stories in a few simple steps! Choose from a constantly updating library of cute pictures. Narrate your story with any text you like. Add your own photos (in-app purchase upgrade). Share your story book with friends and relatives. Curl up and read your very own bedtime story.
Skitch lets you communicate important ideas in an instant. Snap a photo, mark it up, and send it on. Make your message clear with arrows, stamps, text, shapes, and more. Getting your point across has never been easier.
A simple doodling board, markers, and one-click sharing tools make spreading your ideas and know-how easy and fun!
Turn your iPad into your personal interactive whiteboard! ShowMe allows you to record voice-over whiteboard tutorials and share them online. It’s an amazingly simple app that anyone can use, no matter how young or old!
Educreations turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard. Creating a great video tutorial is as simple as touching, tapping and talking. Explain a math formula... Create an animated lesson... Add commentary to your photos... Diagram a sports play… With voice recording, realistic digital ink, photos and text, and simple sharing through email, Facebook or Twitter, now you can broadcast your ideas from anywhere.
Britannica Kids: U.S. Presidents takes young learners on a fun and educational meet-and-greet with the 44 U.S. Presidents. Bring the Oval Office into your living room with detailed profiles for every President. Tap into a wealth of interesting Presidential facts, and solidify your knowledge through quizzes, achievement badges and voiced over text.
• Profiles for all 44 U.S. Presidents, including current President Barak Obama
• Profile includes Presidential portrait, First Lady, birthday and fun facts
• “Hail To The Chief” sing-along with music and lyrics
• Quiz section – test your knowledge of the U.S. Presidents
Stack the Countries™ makes learning about the world fun! Watch the countries actually come to life in this colorful and dynamic game! As you learn country capitals, landmarks, geographic locations and more, you can actually touch, move and drop the animated countries anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of countries that reaches the checkered line to win each level. You earn a random country for every successfully completed level. All of your countries appear on your own personalized maps of the continents. Try to collect all 193! As you earn more countries, you begin to unlock the free bonus games: Map It! and Pile Up! Three games in one!
Stack the States
Stack the States™ makes learning about the 50 states fun! Watch the states actually come to life in this colorful and dynamic game! As you learn state capitals, shapes, geographic locations, flags and more, you can actually touch, move and drop the animated states anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of states that reaches the checkered line to win each level. You earn a random state for every successfully completed level. All of your states appear on your own personalized map of the United States. Try to collect all 50! As you earn more states, you begin to unlock the four free bonus games: Map It, Pile Up, Puzzler and Capital Drop. Four games in one!
Learn about all 50 states or test your knowledge by taking a quiz.
Geo Challenge FREE is a fun way for kids to learn the flags and maps of the world. Filled with Puzzles, Quizzes and Flashcards –this app was created by Moms for children everywhere! Kids will love learning about the world around them with this eye-catching app. Spin the globe and go on an adventure to discover new places. Or take a quiz to test your knowledge on flags and maps. While cute and visually engaging, this is more than just a kid's game. Expect a genuinely educational experience packed with content that parents can enjoy along with their children. The full version includes information about no less than 193 countries (current United Nations members as of November 2012). In this free version, Map Puzzle, Map Quiz, Flag Flash Cards and Flag Quiz include the Oceania region only.
This reading comprehension app has twenty stories about social studies. You can also create and add your own stories to the app. Each story has about 500-800 words. Each story introduces new vocabulary and concepts, and is followed by a set of exercises that measure the student's comprehension. The exercises include multiple choice questions, true/false questions and matching exercises that ask the student to match words or concepts with their definition. You can create and add your own stories, along with images and questions. You can sync all the data (stories, images, questions, user accounts, reports, etc.) to your dropbox account, and import all the data to another iPad. In addition to teaching social studies, this app helps develop reading, vocabulary and comprehension skills.
Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger with Google Earth for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Explore distant lands or reacquaint yourself with your childhood home. Search for cities, places, and businesses. Browse layers including roads, borders, places, photos and more. Visit the Earth Gallery to find exciting maps such as real-time earthquakes, planes in flight, hiking trails, city tours, and more. Integrated Google Maps Street View allows you to explore the world at street level.
Come explore with NASA and discover the latest images, videos, mission information, news, feature stories, tweets, NASA TV and featured content with the NASA App for iOS.
Easily and quickly identify and locate stars, planets, constellations and more by simply pointing to the sky. Your personal telescope to the wonders in the night sky. Go outside and explore the night sky.
Space Place Prime is a content presentation app that gathers some of the best and most recent offerings from NASA. A spinoff of NASA’s popular kids’ Space Place website (spaceplace.nasa.gov or science.nasa.gov/kids), Space Place Prime has intergenerational appeal. It taps timely educational and easy-to-read articles from the website, as well as daily updates of NASA space and Earth-from-space images and the latest informative videos.
The interface is a slidable, looping grid of images, one for each feature, with icons indicating whether they represent an image, a video, or an article. Alternatively, a list mode and a carousel mode present images, videos, and articles sorted separately. Content is updated daily, retaining the previous few days-worth of features. Favorites can be tagged for permanent archive.
This app is a great way for kids to discover more about the Worlds geographical features. It features 6 differently focussed World Maps containing information that the UK Geography National Curriculum requires primary aged kids to know. The Kids World Maps is specifically aimed at 5-9 year olds and is based on the best selling mapsinternational.co.uk Primary School World Map series. The maps are designed with these ages in mind, are high resolution, have clear graphics, engaging fonts and a level of information that can be understood by kids of this age.
You’ll find all your favorite dinos plus some really cool new ones profiled in the meat eater and plant eater sections with fact boxes, fun facts, size comparisons, and more. The incredible Dinos A to Z section lists almost every dinosaur ever known.
Get audio pronunciation, vital stats, size comparisons, and phenomenal art. Check out bonus videos for select dinosaurs, a visual table of contents, and an interactive family tree.
Experience the world’s most amazing and endangered animals in one app – together. This interactive experience brings you closer to the stories of elephants, whales, rhinos and other fascinating species. Discover their lives and the work of WWF in a way you’ve never seen before. Try out “tiger vision,” stay as still as the polar bear during a hunt, and chop the panda’s bamboo. New species stories – which you can fold and share with the world – are added regularly.
Project Noah is the best way to share your wildlife encounters and help document our planet's biodiversity.
The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions. Content is either produced by NSF or gathered from scientists, colleges and universities, and NSF science and engineering centers.
Our body is a fabulous machine, run by various organs that keeps us healthy and do our day to day tasks. Its important for kids to know about their bodies as they grow, so that they will will eat healthy and govern how they treat it. The My Body app teaches students about various body organs. The app covers 18 body organs.
Learn about the foods you eat and how they help fuel your body for your favorite activities. Make new discoveries about your favorite foods and get interesting tips on how small changes can make big differences.
KidsDental uses beautiful animation to entertain your child while teaching them how to care for their teeth. The KidsDental App is divided into four sections designed to teach young users about basic tooth care. They are “Explore,” “Conditions,” “Learn,” and “My Teeth.” Explore takes advantage of Orca’s 3D engine to enable 360-degree examination, with full zoom, of the jaw and teeth. Conditions uses animation and interactivity to teach users about cavities, early tooth loss, abscessed teeth, broken teeth, late loss of teeth, and gum disease.
The app tells the story of two birds, Don and Flip spending a lazy day perched on a tree and trying their hands at mischief. Every time they try some mischief, the user gets to play a related game and on winning, learns about a vitamin. There are six elements to the simple plot (each for one of 6 vitamins) to the story each with a game that has to be completed before the child can proceed to the next section. The story opens with Don and Flip dropping apples from the tree, and then jumps to a game where the child is asked to catch apples before they land on frightened worms. As a reward for winning this game, the user’s vitamin power level goes up and he/she gets to find out what vitamins he has acquired from apples. And then the story continues with Don and Flip getting into another round of mischief. There is also the option in the app where kids can choose to know more about each vitamin in an information screen. Tapping on an icon takes you to a page that displays information about it and the foods that are rich in that vitamin. So, your child will see lots of apples, oranges, eggs, spinach and fish in this very informational app. Sure to please parents and kids!
You like running, walking, jogging, and sometimes you forget to track your steps? your calories?
* Manual or Auto features. * Track steps, calories and steps/hour. * Select units: meter, miles and kilometers. * Select one step distance in ft. * Select weight. * Select sensitivity.
Burning Piglet help you lose weight easily and quickly. Walking and running with you together, Burning Piglet can intelligently count the number of steps you take and tell you the estimated calories that you burned. You can poke your piglet, and rub its tummy, or buy the boxing gloves for your piglet.
Sort, stack, pack and plate a rainbow of fresh-from-the-garden foods! And now recycle items after lunch! In each level you’ll stack and sort fruits, veggies and whole grains across wacky contraptions to win stars and score big points! Be on the lookout for thieving birds and tap to shoo them away for extra points. You and your kids will unlock hours of challenging game play and get loads of healthy eating tips along the way.
HEART RATE CALCULATOR Tap the screen every time you feel your heart beat to get instant heart rate measurement.
* Loads in 1 second. * Simple to use: you don't need to count time or heart beats. * Get your Training Heart Rate Zone you are according to your age. * NEW: display your Resting Heart Rate Zone. * Display last Heart Rate on the icon on the menu, * Easy to read.
This app listens to you playing your instrument! Watch the notes fly off the screen when you play them correctly! 'My Note Games!' comprises a suite of simple games to teach music theory and instrument mastery. All games are free to try. You can upgrade to the premium versions within the app. Games can be purchased individually or in bundles. Music practice will never be the same!
The marimba is a musical instrument in the percussion family. Keys or bars (usually made of wood) are struck with mallets to produce musical tones. The keys are arranged as those of a piano, with the accidentals raised vertically and overlapping the natural keys (similar to a piano) to aid the performer both visually and physically. The chromatic marimba was developed in southern Mexico and northern Guatemala from the diatonic marimba, an instrument whose ancestor was a type of balafon that African slaves built in Central America. Modern uses of the marimba include solo performances, woodwind ensembles, marimba concertos, jazz ensembles, marching band (front ensembles), drum and bugle corps, and orchestral compositions. Contemporary composers have utilized the unique sound of the marimba more and more in recent years.
iGlockenspiel HD is an amazing glockenspiel for your iPad. Features 8 color coded notes (C, D, E, F, G, A, B, C) to make it easier to learn and remember. All sounds have been recorded in a professional recording studio and are very loud.
What kid doesn't want a drum set? Finger drums lets kids play around with drums without taking up all the space of a drum set, and without shaking your neighbors walls! Help encourage creativity and musical interest in your child.
LoopsequeKids is a musical constructor for the smallest composers. Any kid may realize his first musical ideas in a kind world, full of the magic sounds - alone or with other kids.
Flashnote Derby is a fun way for kids to learn and practice identifying music notes by name. When students give up on their music lessons, it's usually because they find it too difficult. Learning basic skills early is key to laying the groundwork for future success. Flashnote Derby makes this process more enjoyable and helps students stay motivated in their music learning. Each race is a timed test in which the student identifies different notes in order to urge their horse and jockey on towards the finish line. Answering quickly and correctly will cause their horse to gain ground, while incorrect answers will cause it to fall behind. At the end of each race, students can review the notes they missed and see the correct answers.
Great news! We just added the ability for teachers and students to make their own Compare and Contrast scenes by adding photos or text. The skill of compare and contrast is part of the Common Core Standards and is included in almost all standardized testing. Students are often required to write compare and contrast passages as part of standardized assessments. This app presents 35 sets of photos connected to a graphic organizer where students list traits that are the same and different about the two photos. Completed organizers can be projected and discussed, emailed, or posted to a dropbox. If emailed, we encourage teachers to have students write an essay in the email below the image using the traits they collected in the organizer. Organizers can be assigned by number or left to student choice. The 35 organizers make it possible to do one a week in the school year giving students lots of practice before taking the tests.
Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon® NaturallySpeaking® that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard.
It’s slick, simple and smart - Cult of Mac Journal turns Evernote into diary storage - Macgasm Brand new way to use Evernote. Open the app and start writing, record your life, catch that sparkling new idea in your head. Don't worry about font, title, which notebook to put them into. Each day, we create only one new note to hold all your short notes within the day, and put all of them into "My Journal" notebook in Evernote. So you can have peace of mind, knowing no matter how many short notes you write in a day, they're gonna stay in one note, so your Evernote library is totally organised and clutter free.
The most natural digital handwriting experience on iPad, Penultimate gives you the convenience and feel of writing on paper with the added power and availability of Evernote. Take notes in class or a meeting, journal your thoughts, or outline your next big idea -- in the office, on the go, or at home on the sofa.
Tools 4 Students offers 25 graphic organizers supporting common comprehension skills like main idea and detail, sequencing, compare and contrast etc. Each organizer can be used again and again and be emailed, drop boxed, or saved as a PDF.
Rover is the free to download education app that streams educational Flash content to your iPad.*** Rover is an education app and the only education browser for your iPad designed for teachers and students of all ages. Rover is targeted towards enhancing the K-12 education experience, bringing the best online learning content to your iPad- including access to content ordinarily available on the Apple tablet (e.g. Flash content).
ScootPad is an adaptive learning platform for Common Core Standards in Grades K-5 (Math, Reading, Spelling, Vocabulary, Writing etc.). ScootPad delivers continuously personalized learning experience for each student enabling comprehensive practice, accelerated progress and rapid concept mastery.
What's Nearpod? The Nearpod platform enables teachers to use their iPads to manage content on students' iPads, iPhones or iPods. It combines presentation, collaboration, and real-time assessment tools into one integrated solution.
Before You Start
Nearpod is a synchronous solution for the use of iPads, iPods and iPhones in the classroom. To try Nearpod, you will need one iPad and at least one other device (iPad, iPhone, or iPod touch), both running Nearpod. All devices should be connected to the Internet. To create an account or log in as a teacher you need to download the Nearpod app on an iPad. The Nearpod app for iPhone or iPod allows student access only.
Socrative brings smart clickers, student response and ease of use to a whole new level. Be engaged for the entire class with educational exercises and games. See all your classmates’ ideas in real time and interact with the responses. Provide your instructor feedback on the lessons and how well you understand the material. Ask your own poll questions for the entire class or build a premade activity for your whole class. Have Fun!
Evernote is an easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.
Mind mapping tool that turns your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch into a brainstorming, idea collection and thought structuring device.
Great for work. Great for school. Popplet is a platform for your ideas. Popplet's super simple interface allows you to move at the speed of your thoughts. With Popplet you can capture your ideas and sort them visually in realtime. Quickly and easily!
lino is an online stickies service that offers stickies and canvases. You can post, see and peel off stickies on canvases freely. Stickies posted from this iPhone/iPad App can be accessed with PC browsers.
Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere. Create slides, draw in any color, add shapes, add text, and use a laser pointer. Rotate, move, scale, copy, paste, clone, and lock any object added to the stage. Add new or existing photos and videos. Import PDF, PPT, DOC, XLS, Keynote, Pages, Numbers, and RTF files from Evernote, Dropbox, Box, GDrive, WebDAV, Email, iTunes, and any app that allows you to open these files types using "Open In…". Export MP4 movies, PDF documents, PNG images, or XPL project files directly from your iPad.
Socrative brings smart clickers, student response and ease of use to a whole new level. Be engaged for the entire class with educational exercises and games. See all your classmates’ ideas in real time and interact with the responses. Provide your instructor feedback on the lessons and how well you understand the material. Ask your own poll questions for the entire class or build a premade activity for your whole class. Have Fun!
ClassDojo helps teachers improve behavior in their classrooms quickly and easily. It captures and generates data on behavior that teachers can share with parents and administrators. Teachers can use this app to give their students positive behavior feedback and manage their classes, while parents can check on their child's progress at school. Beautiful reports and easy classroom management are all built in - and everything syncs across all of your devices! Better learning behaviors, smoother lessons, and hassle-free data - and it's free for teachers!
*** This App is for Teachers and Staff and requires a myLexia account. *** The myLexia app brings student and classroom performance data to your fingertips, and allows you to leverage the power of the Lexia Reading system anytime, anywhere, with mobile access to key information and data-driven action plans to help all of your students on the path to reading success.
Common Core Standards are super easy to review and understand using this FREE app! This app gives you a simple way to view each Common Core Standard, review the supporting concepts and find sample assessment & practice questions. A great reference for teachers and parents to easily read and understand the core standards in-depth. Find standards by grade, subject and domain/cluster
Pearson’s Dash app gives educators using selected Pearson programs mobile access to point-of-use teaching strategies, content information, training resources, engaging videos, lesson plans, discussion topics, test questions and answers, and personalized student information — all integrated through a user-friendly touch screen interface. With swipe, tap, and go access, teachers can move around the classroom, differentiate instruction, and track progress in real time with unprecedented ease.
Pearson for Schools
The Pearson eText for Schools app allows K-12 teachers and students who view their Pearson eText titles on a computer to also access their programs in a bookshelf on iPad. Pearson eText for Schools is also the eText app of choice for users of the Pearson Custom Library when using the iPad. With the Pearson eText for Schools app, book content is displayed with the highest quality fidelity to the print and online versions of the textbook. Students and teachers will experience many of the same features available from the web-based eText, including full-text search capabilities, a notes manager, support for multimedia content, glossaries, note sharing and many other exciting features.