iPad, iPod, & iPhone Applications

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The following tables contain applications recommended for various subject areas. Links are provided to the application's preview page in Apples' website. Some applications are free and some require a fee for downloading. There is also a link to each developer's website where you may find additional information or applications by the same developer. Some of the applications may have a link to an instructional video. These videos may be created by one of this wikis users or the link could be to a video from another website such as You Tube, Vimeo, School Tube, or Teacher Tube.

Note: If you have an iPod, then configure a new iPad, the apps from your iPod will be automatically carried over from your iTunes apps into your iPad.Some apps are made expressly for iPad, though. Your iTunes App section will let you know what apps are compatible.

Multi-Subject Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video
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PBS
Watch the most popular and current PBS programs free and with minimal interruption. "PBS for iPad" features more than 300 videos, including full-length episodes, segments and previews with new content updated daily.
All
7-12
PBS

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CNN News
Live streaming video of breaking news, the most important headlines of the day with location-based news, weather and traffic from the palm of your hands.
Current Events
7-12
CNN

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BBC News
Latest, breaking news from the BBC.
Current Events
7-12
BBC

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Weather Channel
Weather, innovative maps, a robust video library.
Weather
K-12
Weather Channel

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Google Earth
Explore the same global satellite and aerial imagery available in the desktop version of Google Earth, including high-resolution imagery for over half of the world's population and a third of the world's land mass.
Science, Social Studies, Math
K-12
Google

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NASA
Images, video, Live Streaming NASA TV, Launch Information, NASA Twitter Feeds, and much more.
Science
K-12
NASA

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BrainPOP Feature Movie of the Day
Features a new BrainPOP movie everyday and is followed by an interactive quiz.
All
K-8


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BrainPOP: Película del Día
Features a new BrainPOP movie everyday and is followed by an interactive quiz. Both the movie and quiz are in Spanish.
All
K-8


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Quick Cite
Snap a picture of a book’s barcode and send a citation for the book to your email. Choose from APA, MLA, Chicago, or IEEE styles.
All
k-12
Quick Cite
Vimeo - Quick Cite

Math Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video
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Math Ninja HD
This half-math practice, half-game is motivating for students to practice their basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division facts. Can be adjusted for specific facts. The free version goes to level 5, but can be started over again.
Math
1-5


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Kids Tell Time
Learn how to tell time with 6 activities using analog and digital clocks. Spanish and French language voices available for an additional 99 cents.
Math
1-5


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Make Change
Practice counting change with realistic money. Tap the coin to flip it over! Generates random change amounts of less than 50 cents, up to a dollar, or up to 5 dollars. Student uses quarters, dimes, nickels, or pennies to make the amount.
Math
1-4


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Calculator Pro
Scientific Calculator for your iPad.
Math
K-12
Apalon

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Long Division Drills
This application enables you to solve division problems step by step, just as you would do it on a sheet of paper.
Math
4-8


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Sky Numbers HD
Random numbers will fall from the sky, with 4 sets of clouds holding them for a little while. Use the basic math calculations to create the equation and reach the specified result. There is a fee for this app.
Math

Bubanji








Social Studies Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video
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The Civil War Today
The History Channel has created a great app that allows the user to experience the Civil War with diary postings, letters, and a newspaper of the events that happened for the day you open the app.
History
4-12
History Channel

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The Constitution of the United States
The entire Constitution broken down into sections. Includes biographies of the signers of the document, as well as notes about each section. Good resource to learn more about one of our nation's important documents.
History
5-12
Clint Bagwell Consulting

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The Declaration of Independence
Has 4 sections to it. The first is the original text typed out. The second lists all the signers and a brief biography about them. The last two are actual images of the original parchment and engraving. Good resource to learn more about one of our nations' important documents.
History
5-12
Clint Bagwell Consulting








Language Arts Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video
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Story Builder
Story builder is designed to help children accomplish the following educational goals: 1. Improve paragraph formation; 2. Improve integration of ideas; 3. Improve higher level abstractions by inference. Extensive use of audio clips promotes improved auditory processing for special needs children with autism spectrum disorders or sensory processing disorders.
Language Arts
K-12 & Special Education
Mobile Education Store


Word Adventure
Just like Mad Libs, but this app is free. Help reinforce the parts of speech in a fun app!












Science Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video







World Language Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video








Technology Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video








Physical Education Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video








Health Education Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video








Home Economic & Family Living Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video








Visual & Performing Arts Applications

Link to
App
in iTunes
Application
Developer's Description
Subject Areas
Grade Level
Link to Developer's Website
Instructional Video