App Reviews

Clicker Docs App Poster Image
csm_app
age 8+
LEARNING
Word processor offers extra support for struggling writers.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
Brainbean App Poster Image
csm_app
age 9+
LEARNING
Varied games encourage creativity if you ignore scoring.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
Romeo + Juliet - by Timbuktu App Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Loose telling of tragedy too dark for its intended audience.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
QuickCues App Poster Image
csm_app
age 10+
LEARNING
Text-heavy social scripts for kids on the autism spectrum.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Middle School Confidential 2: Real Friends vs the Other Kind App Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Graphic novel-style app shares authentic teen scenes, tools.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
uVocab - Vocabulary Trainer App Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Challenging practice app for SAT and ACT prep.
Devices: Android
(2013)
Roots to Words App Poster Image
csm_app
age 12+
LEARNING
Focused drills for vocab building; no bells and whistles.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Cultiwords App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Effective approach to expanding vocab with 40 free words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Vocabla App Poster Image
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Casual definitions teach English learners the vernacular.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
SparkNotes App Poster Image
csm_app
age 14+
LEARNING
Detailed study guides a solid supplement to required books.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
Episode -- Choose Your Story, feat. Mean Girls: Senior Year App Poster Image
age 16+
LEARNING
Cool platform to read, create; has mature themes, purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
QuizUp App Poster Image
csm_app
age 18+
LEARNING
Expansive social trivia great for facts but not privacy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)