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Funny Phonemes — Slang Fest! App Poster Image
age 10+
Slang and funny icons teach language sounds to older kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Operate Now: Hospital App Poster Image
age 10+
Prescription for fun in this hospital-management sim.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Criminal Case: Mysteries of the Past App Poster Image
age 12+
Fun, mildly bloody mysteries slowed by frequent case limits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Google TalkBack App Poster Image
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age 10+
Built-in assistive tool helps by reading on-screen text.
Devices: Android
(2018)
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WordWhile: Casual Literary Fun App Poster Image
age 10+
Smart (and silly) fun for literature lovers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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RollerCoaster Tycoon Touch App Poster Image
age 10+
Building a theme park offers subtle business lesson.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Memrise: learn languages App Poster Image
age 10+
Fun theme, lots of languages, pro version promotion.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Writing Challenge App Poster Image
age 12+
Motivating story starter helps teen writers get creative.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Learn Spanish with babbel.com App Poster Image
age 12+
Functional, Euro-centric language app low on "wow" factor.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows app
(2013)
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Doodle Fit 2: Around the World App Poster Image
age 10+
Souped-up spatial-reasoning puzzler sequel still challenges.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
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PhotoGrid - Video & Pic Editor App Poster Image
age 10+
Weird interface, but silly stickers and fun layouts rule.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Grade 7 Vocab Audios and Pics App Poster Image
age 12+
Fun cartoons and audio engage tweens studying new words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
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Neuroshima Hex App Poster Image
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age 10+
Complex, nuanced board game app requires strategy, focus.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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Fun Math Tricks App Poster Image
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age 12+
Learn mental math secrets that can boost performance.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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IntelliVocab for SAT App Poster Image
age 12+
Free practice tool is good but has incomplete word list.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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Virtual City App Poster Image
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age 10+
Robust building sim doesn't get bogged down in details.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2011)
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GeoBee Challenge App Poster Image
age 12+
Advanced quiz questions target true geography buffs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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Surviving High School App Poster Image
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age 12+
Tweens experience high school in an age-appropriate way.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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