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Civilisations AR App Poster Image
age 8+
Diverse AR collection brings the art museum home.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Libby, by OverDrive App Poster Image
age 5+
Browse, borrow books with online library; filters available.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Seek by iNaturalist App Poster Image
age 8+
Snap photos, spot species with kid-friendly citizen science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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The History of Everything App Poster Image
age 8+
Basic timeline of select events; confusing presentation.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Who Was? Adventure App Poster Image
age 8+
Fun biography game drops knowledge on kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Spelling Shed App Poster Image
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age 5+
Solid spelling drills miss the mark in accuracy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Garden Guardian by Polished Play App Poster Image
age 5+
Personalized ebook features butterflies, fairies, and you!
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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My Voyage App Poster Image
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age 5+
Videos and activities teach sustainability and some culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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BPT - Educational Storybooks for Children (Preschool & Primary) App Poster Image
age 5+
History, science in kid-friendly stories; spotty production.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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David Wiesner's Spot App Poster Image
age 5+
Stunning, innovative ebook best with companion guide.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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HBO NOW App Poster Image
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age 8+
Clumsy parent settings make streaming app OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Ansel & Clair: American Bowl App Poster Image
age 8+
U.S. history Q&A overshadowed by bald eagle bowling game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
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Minuscule: Valley of the Lost Ants - A Fingerprint Network App App Poster Image
age 8+
Fun bug-themed racing game challenging but not impossible.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
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Bugs and Buttons 2 App Poster Image
age 5+
On-target intro to critical thinking, math, and prereading.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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My Oh My-A Butterfly! App Poster Image
age 5+
Whimsical Seuss-like rhymes help kids get into butterflies.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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Ansel and Clair: Paul Revere's Ride App Poster Image
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age 8+
Fantastic app makes historical figures relatable for kids.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
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Glow Bugs App Poster Image
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age 8+
Kids guide ladybug in simple yet entertaining freemium app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
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50 States App Poster Image
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age 8+
Handy but dull pocket reference guide to U.S. states.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
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Britannica Kids: Ancient Rome App Poster Image
age 8+
Roman culture made engaging and entertaining.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
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