3rd Grade Apps

Need a recommendation for the best apps third graders can get their hands on? Look no further because we’ve spent countless hours exploring our inner child to bring you our list of favorite third grade apps. This is an important time for your child’s development, so we’ve included everything from reading apps and tough puzzles to math apps that will help with understanding addition, subtraction, division and multiplication.

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Andy Helps You Read Offers a thorough and thoughtful approach to reading instruction for kids with special needs.
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Put on your dancing shoes and hone your musical knowledge as you boogie with Grandma.
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What holds humans onto the Earth? Gravity! Find out all about this powerful force in You Know Gravity? It Attracts You.
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Spelling Bug Hangman is a fun version of the classic game that comes with nearly 100 built-in word lists for early elementary students as well as the capability to add ...
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Put on the Wunderglasses and watch the city come to life in The Wunderglasses, a truly imaginative app.
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Kids Sound Lab Pro is a great app for providing practice with English consonant sounds. It provides a lot of visual and auditory cues to help students master the material.
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Zap Zap Math is an outstanding and versatile math practice app providing Common Core exercises for children in kindergarten through grade six that is both entertaining and educational.
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Thomas Edison's Secret Lab is an exciting app full of great educational material shared through fun music videos, interactive games, and entertaining lab experiments that kids will love.
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Encourage kids to solve basic math problems by rewarding them with apps. The more problems answered, the more apps they earn.
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Kids become directors as they create and narrate their own animated stories.
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Painting Lulu Coloring Books For Kids is a little artist's dream app! With lots of fun coloring pages to enjoy and the option to create your own coloring pages, this ...
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Learn French as you try to find the thief who stole famous paintings in this unique French learning app.
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Times Table Galaxy is a fun and effective system for practicing multiplication facts in timed and competitive settings. The app supports both development of skill at skip counting and improvement ...
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Learn Chinese phrase by phrase in just 10 minutes a day.
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I Love Potatoes is an adventure based app that teaches children a very valuable lesson in social change, recycling, and sustainability with an interesting potato metaphor. Unique, educational, and fun ...
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Planet Lettra is an outstanding app that will help young readers develop an intuitive understanding of phonics and word analysis skills in a playful, encouraging environment.
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Autism Discovery Tool offers a wealth of insights and tips that will be useful to people who interact with others who have sensory processing problems or are on the autism ...
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Help kids build number recognition and logic skills in a fun and creative way.
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Kids rule the school in this educational addition to the Toca Life series.
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NextGen Maths is a specialized app that will provide supplemental review of basic arithmetic concepts and limited practice questions and problems. It is especially well-suited for visual learners with strong ...
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Introduce kids to cursive writing through three different activities, and reinforce phonics and spelling skills at the same time.
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Help the farmer capture his wild and rambunctious farm animals in this challenging and fun problem solving app. 20 levels and lots of fun, this app is perfect for the ...
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Maths Rock lets kids rock out while practicing their basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills.
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Astro Nora: Addition & Subtraction Maths for 4-7 Year Olds is a fun and simple app that provides practice on addition and subtraction from basic combinations through problems with three ...
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Box Drop Math Addition Game provides addition facts in order of increasing difficulty and encourages players to build speed at basic addition combinations. A simple but fun arcade game challenges ...
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Race against another player to be the first to dress Fredo and Dressa while unscrambling words or answering basic math problems at the same time.
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Solve dot and box puzzles to build your spatial and visual memory skills in this app designed by an occupational therapist.
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DNA Play is an incredibly fun and entertaining app that gives children fun environment to learn a bit about how DNA and genes work. Fabulous images, sound effects and offers ...
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Monkey Party Learn Algebra makes an entertaining and valuable introduction to basic early algebra concepts, including balancing equations, combining like terms, using negative numbers, multiplying with fractions, and introducing the ...
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Learn how to relax and find some daily peace with a large collection of topical meditations.
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Crazy Times Tables is one of the most perfect multiplication fact practice apps available. It offers repetition and choice of facts made enjoyable by creative and visually interesting special effects.
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Kids create silly monsters by themselves or collaboratively in this highly creative and fun app.
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The Everything Machine offers a great combination of programming practice, logic skills, and sequencing as well as a healthy dose of creativity by giving users tools to access the Apple ...
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Space Taxi is a fun, free play gaming app that takes players into outer space as they help transport passengers to their spaceships while trying to avoid the obstacles that ...
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Sparky’s Brain Busters is a fun game that will entertain middle elementary students while they review concepts from fire safety and Common Core literature, math, science and social studies.
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Head on a jungle safari and learn about jungle animals through fun activities and stories.
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MathLab for Grade 2 is a fun math practice app that will give lots of mixed practice to students on vital skills, many of which are not commonly seen in ...
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How to Make Electricity is an app that allows children to experiment with and learn various forms of electricity in a free play environment. Perfect for the little scientist in ...
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Thanks to the advances in technology educators and parents have more options available to them to make learning history fun. Apps can be a great tool to present material in ...
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Sticker Story-the Storybook Creativity Kit for Kids is a fun and creative way to nurture self-expression and story-telling in children from preschool through middle elementary grades.