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Squiggles App Poster Image
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age 10+
Painting app alters photos in fun, educative ways.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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Constitution for iPad App Poster Image
age 10+
All the text, but nothing more.
Devices: iPad
(2010)
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Netflix App Poster Image
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age 10+
Lots of great kids' media but imperfect parent controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
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Talking Rex the Dinosaur App Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun for dino-lovers, but too intense for younger kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)
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Birds PRO HD - NATURE MOBILE App Poster Image
age 10+
Encyclopedia of hundreds of high-res photos and basic facts.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
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Star Trek PADD App Poster Image
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age 10+
Database gives fans access to more than 45 years of history.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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123D Sculpt App Poster Image
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age 10+
Push, pull, and paint iPad clay to make fantastical images.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Vocabularium - Flash Cards App Poster Image
age 10+
Educational app teaches new words and famous quotes.
Devices: Android
(2011)
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Totally Amp'd! App Poster Image
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age 10+
Tween series and interactive app combine for fun new hybrid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Sky Map App Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent tool encourages appreciation of the universe.
Devices: Android, Windows app
(2013)
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Sketch Guru - Handy Sketch Pad App Poster Image
age 10+
Decent sketch tool has distracting, unavoidable ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
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Thesaurus Rex by Dictionary.com App Poster Image
age 10+
Expand and explore vocab with pretty good word-finder.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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National Geographic World Atlas App Poster Image
age 10+
More detail would enhance interactive but basic world maps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Cartoon Network App App Poster Image
age 10+
Endless access to cartoons; watch out for ads, iffy content.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Orb App Poster Image
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Orb
age 10+
Build 3D models using cool, free AR app; tricky controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2017)
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iWiki App Poster Image
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age 13+
Collaborative reference: Research with caution.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
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Graffiti Spray Can HD App Poster Image
age 13+
Lots of creative options, some ads, and an iffy link or two.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Drawing Cartoons App Poster Image
age 13+
Some violent imagery in stop-motion animation app.
Devices: Android
(2013)
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The Sonnets by William Shakespeare App Poster Image
age 13+
Slightly scholarly app features expert Bard interpreters.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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Tellagami Edu App Poster Image
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age 13+
Limited features, required purchases sink animation app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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