App Reviews

Mystery Coast: Treasure Hunt App Poster Image
age 8+
Repetition, delays may make kids want to stay on dry land.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Lessons in Herstory App Poster Image
age 8+
Textbook companion of women's roles in history lacks depth.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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The Explorers App Poster Image
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age 10+
Gorgeous crowd-sourced glimpses into nature and culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Carcassonne - Tiles & Tactics App Poster Image
age 8+
Board game classic returns to mobile with faithful port.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Le Havre: The Inland Port App Poster Image
age 10+
Harbor builder hits troubled waters with confusing gameplay.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Through the Darkest of Times App Poster Image
age 12+
Enthralling, slightly flawed strategy game makes you think.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2020)
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LOC Collections App Poster Image
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age 13+
Full Library of Congress literally in the palm of your hand.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Risk: Global Domination App Poster Image
age 12+
Classic gets new fun twists that are locked behind paywalls.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2020)
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Listenable: Learn via Audio App Poster Image
age 14+
Self-improvement mini-lessons are sometimes solid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
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Quizizz: Play to Learn App Poster Image
age 9+
Fun feedback feature in quiz-making and taking tool.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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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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JFK Moonshot App Poster Image
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age 6+
Shoot for the stars with free, immersive AR history lesson.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Human Heroes Curie on Matter App Poster Image
age 7+
Historical science game with solid info doesn't radiate fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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WhizRead App Poster Image
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age 6+
Small library of multimedia texts has value but needs work.
Devices: iPad
(2019)
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The Great Courses Plus App Poster Image
age 13+
Streaming videos feature engaging teachers, topics galore.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook
(2019)
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Harriet Tubman’s Road to Freedom App Poster Image
age 4+
Simple eBook gives a glimpse of Harriet's heroism.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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My Child Lebensborn App Poster Image
age 12+
Moving, immersive role-play about post-WWII discrimination.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Rivet: Better Reading Practice App Poster Image
age 6+
Free digital library offers a lot, but not all the best.
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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East of the Rockies App Poster Image
age 11+
Moving, engaging look at WWII Japanese Canadian internment.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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