Middle School

This is a great list of apps that can be used in middle school learning environments. With over 100 of the best iPhone, iPad and Android apps for middle school students reviewed by our moms and teachers, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect app for your kids’ needs.

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Find the best apps for your kids by searching our recommendations filtered by age group. A quick and easy way to find the apps that are perfect no matter your ...
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Multiplication app offers a very unique and highly confusing approach to teaching the times tables.
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The Word Creativity Kit provides a unique system to explore the interplay between text and visual design that will stimulate artistic creativity as well as creative writing and self-expression.
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JFK Challenge is a wonderful and well-designed app that may spark a life-long love of history in children. It also is a great source of information about two very important ...
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David Wiesner’s Spot is an outstanding app that taps some of the iPad’s unique capabilities to create an engaging experience in five strange new worlds that are exciting for all ...
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Winky Think Logic Puzzles is an outstanding app that will provide hours of productive play value to children from preschool age on up. Everyone will benefit from exercising their logic, ...
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Knowji Vocab 7-10 is an outstanding and useful vocabulary development program that will help teens to prepare for high-stakes tests, assist students to prepare for collegiate level reading, and adults ...
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Reviewed and recommended, these apps are a fun way for kids to learn about our American presidents anytime of year.
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A wonderful graphic novel that tells a heroic tale of one boy looking to defeat the dark. Action packed and full of beautiful illustrations and sound effects that children will ...
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Voice Dream Reader will open the doors of reading to many people struggling due to vision problems, dyslexia or other literacy issues.
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Seasons Greetings! We believe in being respectful of other cultures and having a fun time. So, however you celebrate we wish you all love, happiness and a healthy dose of ...
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9 Months is a highly informative, well organized app that teaches children about the pregnancy process from conception to birth and it's a great value!
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iBiome-Wetlands is an engaging and hands-on way to apply biology concepts in a simulated wetlands environment.
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Spooktacular list of Halloween apps for your family. Check out the special treat we have in store for our readers!
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Here we look at the tie in game for the movie X-Men Days Of Future Past.
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Middle School Confidential 3: What’s Up with My Family makes an outstanding addition to an already excellent series. Companion materials and printed books will make it an ideal addition to ...
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Based on a Canadian animated television show, Oh No! It’s an Alien Invasion: Turret Alert is a moderately entertaining game for older elementary and middle school age kids. Unlike many ...
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Simple math games has kids work backwards to solve multiplication problems and beat their high scores as they race against the clock.
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Quick Fractions offers no-frills practice with fractional equivalencies, fractional inequalities, and all four operations with fractions.
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Seashores to Sea Floors-the Ocean Biome is a phenomenal digital textbook covering science content for students in grades 3 to 5.
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Pines to Vines-the Forest Biome is an outstanding example of a digital textbook and does an exceptional job of covering this science content for grades 3-5.
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Blades-the Grassland Biome may well be the ideal digital textbook for third through fifth grade students who need to learn about grasslands for fun or for science class.
Free App Friday

Welcome to another Free App Friday. Most apps are listed on our sister site, FreeAppFriday.com. If we’ve reviewed and recommend the app we list it below. Enjoy!   view all FREE APP ...
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Virtual Nerd Mobile Math is an outstanding reference tool offering searchable video tutorials on math concepts ranging from pre-algebra through algebra II.
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Ever wanted to design your very own Transformer and lead them into battle? Well now thanks to Transformers Construct-Bots you can!
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The Word Creativity Kit provides a unique system to explore the interplay between text and visual design that will stimulate creativity as well as creative writing.
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Disney's most fun original show in years now has its very own video game!
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Max And The Magic Marker is a game that mixes drawing with platform jumping fun. This is a game that really provides hours of fun.
Free App Friday

Welcome to 1st Free App Friday post of May. Most apps are listed on our sister site, FreeAppFriday.com. If we’ve reviewed and recommend the app we list it below. Enjoy!   ...
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Tynker Premium not only teaches programming to children, but all of the educational skills that come with learning to program.
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Practice solving problems on your own or pit your math skills against other play in this multiplayer problem-solving game. Once you start the game, your skills are immediately put the ...
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InferCabulary offers an interesting alternative to traditional flashcard practice for learning middle school vocabulary.
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Sudoku Junior provides number or picture puzzles at all levels of difficulty, making it perfect for anyone learning the game.
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Rough Science provides basic introductory information about layers of the earth, states of matter, and adaptation/evolution in the form of a video tutorial and a hands-on challenge that reinforces a ...
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Epic!-Books for Kids offers a handy and extensive library for children ages 2 to 12 for a low monthly subscription fee. Thousands of high quality children’s books from classics to ...
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USA-Illustrated Atlas is a fun memory challenge focused on facts about the United States. It includes five reference maps and four games to help commit the information to memory.
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Meet Science: Magnetism and Electricity is an interactive, thorough study guide for basic physics concepts in the two areas. The app is informative and engaging, and a great resource for ...
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Water Cycles is an overall great educational app that is interactive, challenging and fun for parents and children!
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Presidents Challenge is a fun and diverting way to memorize the names of the presidents of the United States in order. Users can choose to tackle specific eras or the ...
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Pepe & Pepita is another great educational app from Mrs. Judd's Games that will help children learn a variety of vocabulary words while providing practice identifying the correct gender for ...