App Reviews

Sustainaville - An Ethical Game App Poster Image
age 8+
Sustainable-community sim teaches kids to help and conserve.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2016)
Frontier Heroes - A Planet H game from HISTORY App Poster Image
age 9+
U.S. history mini-games are fun, but some are way too hard.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2014)
Pinterest App Poster Image
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age 14+
Inspiration in an endless stream of ideas; some iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
NPR News App Poster Image
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age 13+
Wide-ranging, expanded access to solid radio news programs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
Middle School Confidential 2: Real Friends vs the Other Kind App Poster Image
age 11+
Graphic novel-style app shares authentic teen scenes, tools.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
Duolingo: Learn Languages Free App Poster Image
age 11+
Plentiful, fun, fantastic, and free language lessons.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD, Windows Phone
(2014)
Dr. Panda's Toy Cars App Poster Image
age 3+
Kids run the city, learn about community heroes in fun way.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
MeeGenius! Kid's Books App Poster Image
age 4+
Narrated stories from many genres; subscription a must.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Doodle Fit 2: Around the World App Poster Image
age 10+
Souped-up spatial-reasoning puzzler sequel still challenges.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2013)
Ansel and Clair: Little Green Island App Poster Image
age 7+
Eco-friendly game makes kids masters of their own islands.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
iStoryBooks App Poster Image
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age 6+
Colorful, no-frills read-to-me originals and adaptations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
Geometry Quest App Poster Image
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age 9+
Well-presented quiz questions in a travel-themed wrapper.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
MapMaster - Geography game App Poster Image
age 10+
Speedy, addicting gameplay builds basic geography knowledge.
Devices: Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2013)
Quizlet App Poster Image
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age 14+
Millions of user-generated flashcard sets; some can be iffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Chromebook, Kindle Fire
(2012)
Songza App Poster Image
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age 16+
Free playlists for every mood; no filter for iffy stuff.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
Plague Inc. App Poster Image
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age 12+
Slow & steady kills the (human) race in disease-design app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
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)
iHeartRadio App Poster Image
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age 14+
Hear live radio or custom stations; iffy lyrics possible.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
The Oregon Trail: American Settler App Poster Image
age 9+
Frontier building sim a fun, entertainment-focused sequel.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire
(2011)
License Plate Travel Game App Poster Image
age 7+
Excellent version of classic road-trip activity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)

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