Parents' Guide to

Back in Time

By Liz Panarelli, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Gorgeous textbook of 44 major events has universal appeal.

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age 8+

Based on 1 parent review

age 8+

Smooth and packed with content

This app is really impressive. Its very easy to navigate and has a very fluid interface. You can tell the developer put a lot of effort in making every event unique and different from the others. The fil itself is a bit big, but it compensates because I think ill never uninstall this app from my iPad. Plus they´re making regular updates with new content. Chapeau, Landka.

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Is It Any Good?

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This app does an excellent job achieving its purpose -- to convey a sense of the content and scope of history in an accessible and engaging way. The clock and graphic timeline are really fun to use, and the animations and pictures enliven the text. Kids and adults alike will enjoy exploring this app, which exudes a sense of scientific discovery and curiosity about the still unanswered questions. Of course, in the style of textbooks, this app does not include citations for its facts, so parents may want to discuss this with kids and use the app as a launching point for more research.

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