App Reviews

Quento App Poster Image
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age 6+
Fun math puzzler gives answers; you figure out questions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook, Apps for Windows, Windows Phone
(2014)
True Color App Poster Image
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age 7+
Cool brain game based on fascinating neuroscience effect.
Devices: Android, Windows Phone
(2014)
Brainbean App Poster Image
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age 9+
Varied games encourage creativity if you ignore scoring.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
Oh No Fractions! App Poster Image
age 9+
Basic app focuses on visual models of fractions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Lightbot - Programming Puzzles App Poster Image
age 10+
Challenging programming puzzler teaches coding logic.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
Romeo + Juliet - by Timbuktu App Poster Image
age 10+
Loose telling of tragedy too dark for its intended audience.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
QuickCues App Poster Image
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age 10+
Text-heavy social scripts for kids on the autism spectrum.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
TinkerBox App Poster Image
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age 10+
Superb physics puzzler challenges kids, inspires creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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)
Roots to Words App Poster Image
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age 12+
Focused drills for vocab building; no bells and whistles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
uVocab - Vocabulary Trainer App Poster Image
age 12+
Challenging practice app for SAT and ACT prep.
Devices: Android
(2013)
Cultiwords App Poster Image
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age 13+
Effective approach to expanding vocab with 40 free words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
QuizUp App Poster Image
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age 18+
Expansive social trivia great for facts but not privacy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)