App Reviews

age 12+
 
LEARNING
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Space-science physics game a blast for budding engineers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2014)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Cool, free interactive textbook teaches design in 3-D.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Uneven mini-games let kids grapple with mechanics concepts.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Contagiously engaging strategy app with public health theme.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Beautiful astronomy resource is rich with information.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Mobile planetarium brings night sky up close, beautifully.
Devices: Android
(2013)
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Impressive tool for stargazing, learning about astronomy.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Must-see geographic exploration tool; watch for iffy videos.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Interactive app best for tweens, teens interested in robots.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Excellent tutorials on math, humanities, and more, for free.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Voice chat makes paper airplane combat game iffy for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 12+
 
LEARNING
Popular, trusted resource covers mature topics responsibly.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2011)