Education

Civil War Driving Tour, Alexandria VA [Android]

Civil War Driving Tour, Alexandria VA [Android]

App Name: Civil War Driving Tour, Alexandria VA [Android] Cost: Free Developer: Tour Buddy, LLC App Market: Download Page Description: “Many hamlets and towns have been destroyed during the war. But of all that in some form survive, Alexandria has most suffered,” wrote a New York Herald correspondent in 1863. “It has been in the […]

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Math Champ Challenge [iOS App News]

Math Champ Challenge [iOS App News]

Jul. 31, 2013 – SAN FRANCISCO – Math Champ Challenge is a new app from award winning INKids Education and contains 2500+ questions mapped to Common Core State Standards. The app – like many others – is designed to help strengthen understanding of mathematical principles. Uniquely though, Math Champ Challenge uses Game Center (Apple’s social gaming platform) to dish out awards, achievements […]

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Finding the Best Apps for Learning [AppoLearning]

Finding the Best Apps for Learning [AppoLearning]

If you are looking for some great educational apps for your kids, I recommend you try AppoLearning. AppoLearning is a website that pulls together and provides reviews for educational apps for the iPad. I have had the honor of writing for them and the system is very well done.  The folks behind AppoLearning have initially […]

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Omni Study – Student Planner App [iOS]

Omni Study – Student Planner App [iOS]

Omni Study is an elegant student planner app that helps students manage their classes, assignments, events, and grades. Omni Study will help you prioritize your tasks and get ahead. With the app you can : Add classes, teachers, and class times Create repeating events (such as lectures or study sessions) Create assignments and customize assignment […]

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The Math Machine with Spanish [iOS]

The Math Machine with Spanish [iOS]

App Name: The Math Machine with Spanish [iOS] Cost: $2.99 USD Developer: Gingerbread Kids App Market: Download Page Description: <img class="alignleft" style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" The Math Machine with Spanish is a fun iPad app that gets your kids practicing their basic math skills – largely because it doesn’t feel like they’re practicing anything other […]

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NotesDeMusique [Android]

NotesDeMusique [Android]

App Name: NotesDeMusique [Android] Cost: free Developer: Progmatique App Market: Download Page Description: With NotesDeMusique, learn music theory and have fun! This educational game offers several game modes for you to discover or rediscover reading musical notes on a staff. Features: – 3 modes: Training, Game timed (finding the maximum score in 1 minute or […]

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Two Apps to Help Your Grow [iOS App Reviews]

Two Apps to Help Your Grow [iOS App Reviews]

This post covers two iOS apps that can help you grow! <img class="alignleft" style="margin-left: 5px; margin-right: 5px;" 1. Math Tower If you want to test out your math skills, then give Math Tower a try. In the game you need to find the combination of numbers in the blocks that when string together add up […]

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Having a great ride with Fergus Ferry [iOS App Review]

Having a great ride with Fergus Ferry [iOS App Review]

So who is Fergus Ferry? Fergus the Ferry isn’t the biggest boat on the harbour but he’s the friendliest, bravest and most helpful. He stands up against bullies and rescues passengers, ferries and other vessels from dangers such as fire, sharks and sinking. If you have an iPad and kids from 2-6, then you need […]

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A little purple monster called Bibo (kids book) [Android App]

A little purple monster called Bibo (kids book) [Android App]

Got a little one at home and looking for some cute apps for them.  There is a new app called Bibo, the little monster. The graphics look excellent and is very kid friendly. This cute little monster ends up in the forest and makes some new friends. Some of the important points to the app: […]

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Tootooni! for Toddlers & Kids [Android App Review]

Tootooni! for Toddlers & Kids [Android App Review]

App name: Tootooni! for Toddlers & Kids Developer: Planarsoft Market: Google Play Store Price: $4.00 USD Review: As I started to review Tootooni, the kid friendly melody attracted my 2 year old to my Nexus 5.  She smiled and seemed eager to engage the app. When we pressed start, we were greeted with 15 different squares […]

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