App Reviews

age 11+
 
LEARNING
Go inside history with stunning visuals, critical decisions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Helps middle school kids understand nonverbal cues.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Engaging mix of practice and drills covering key concepts.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Explore the world of music through fun but serious quizzes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Delightful language-learning games build solid vocabulary.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Plentiful, fun, fantastic, and free language lessons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Windows Phone
(2014)
csm_app
TED
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Easily search, explore, and download inspiring talks.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Brief vocab quests should hold preteen attention.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Quirky cartoons and audio make learning words fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Colorful app offers solid practice; could be more engaging.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Handy math reference gives bite-sized explanations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Comprehensive, fee-based math program has some rough edges.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Simulated social network teaches savvy online sharing.
Devices: Android
(2011)
csm_app
age 11+
 
LEARNING
Tricky and sometimes violent riddles best for tweens and up.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 11+
 
Oddly addictive music rhythm game a clever surprise.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
age 11+
 
Fascinating daily newspaper of events from 150 years ago.
Devices: iPad
(2011)