App Reviews

age 4+
LEARNING
A diverse, searchable library of 10,000-plus kids' books.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook
(2016)
age 5+
LEARNING
History, science in kid-friendly stories; spotty production.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
age 12+
LEARNING
Engrossing images and audio reveal untold stories.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 9+
LEARNING
Cool info, good audio, so-so quizzes boost geography skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 12+
LEARNING
Text-heavy reference tool highlights major discoveries.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 11+
LEARNING
Go inside history with stunning visuals, critical decisions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 12+
LEARNING
Info-packed resource lacks hands-on fun.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Got the right stuff? Explore the Peace Corps and Space Race.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 10+
LEARNING
Tap, drag, and zoom with objects that bring history to life.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 10+
LEARNING
Cool reference tool about presidents might misinform.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 8+
LEARNING
U.S. history Q&A overshadowed by bald eagle bowling game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 14+
LEARNING
Accessible app brings the Bard to life with animation, text.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 6+
LEARNING
Wide variety of topics makes for fun, engrossing short vids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun math-practice app engages with several museum themes.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
age 8+
LEARNING
Fantastic app makes historical figures relatable for kids.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
csm_app
age 8+
LEARNING
Handy but dull pocket reference guide to U.S. states.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
age 6+
Spooky sticker book encourages storytelling and imagination.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 10+
Gorgeous textbook of 44 major events has universal appeal.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
age 8+
LEARNING
Roman culture made engaging and entertaining.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)