App Reviews

Rockd App Poster Image
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age 10+
Geologists go social in high-level interactive reference.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Assemblr App Poster Image
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age 10+
Building cool stuff marred by focus on posts and purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Cosmos Creator AR App Poster Image
age 10+
AR tool cool but confusing; watch for safety.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2017)
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GLOBE Observer App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Collect data as a citizen scientist; location required.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Reading Rewards App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Rewards, social features encourage kids to read and connect.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Clarify* by Playbac-Explain the News to your Kids App Poster Image
age 10+
Kids get a brief, daily dose of news; subscription required.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Darwin Reader App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Versatile audio reader requires Bookshare for full value.
Devices: Android
(2017)
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The College Fair App Poster Image
age 15+
Browse slick feed to find college info with some flaws.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Swift Playgrounds App Poster Image
age 10+
Learning feels like play in sleek, approachable coder.
Devices: iPad
(2016)
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Snapverter App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Take a picture of text, have it read with Chrome add-on.
Devices: Mac, Chromebook
(2015)
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Animation & Drawing by Do Ink App Poster Image
age 10+
Impressive animation tool; a bit complex for newbies.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Read&Write App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Challenging tool provides read-aloud and spelling support.
Devices: iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook, Windows app
(2015)
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Scribble App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Versatile book creator for kid storytellers at any level.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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KineScript: Visual Programming App Poster Image
age 10+
Seemingly simple coding app has hidden complexity, bugs.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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TapTyping - Typing Trainer App Poster Image
age 10+
Master touch-screen typing, and learn cool shortcuts, too.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Move the Turtle. Learn to code App Poster Image
age 10+
Great concept; younger kids will need some guidance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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Animate It! App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
Easy stop-motion animation from Wallace & Gromit creators.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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