General Knowledge Apps

Name the topic and you will find the app that can help you learn all about it. This category looks at these specific interest and general knowledge apps and gives you the best of the best recommendations.

artstories

Explore some of the world's major cities through the geometric world of Art Stories Cities.
forestexplorer

Explore the forest with Chipper the Chipmunk and learn all about his animal friends in Piig Forest Explorer.
bitsboardpro

A unique flashcard and games platform makes Bitsboard PRO the ideal app for learning just about anything.
12huiabirds

Learn about the extinction of the huia birds and how to protect other birds from suffering the same fate in the interactive story 12 Huia Birds.
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Toddlers will have fun exploring a wide variety of animal sounds and puzzles in Animals: Sounds & Games. Simple format and fun to play this app is perfect for the ...
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Big City Vehicles is a great app for young children that offers an easy to use free play environment to explore, learn, and interact with a wide variety of vehicles ...
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Learning Emotions with the Rainbow Feelings Bear is a storybook app that teaches children how to express themselves and understand a wide variety of emotions.
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I Got This: An Interactive Story is a wonderful example of a high-quality public education ebook that is designed to appeal to the target age group, provides vital health information ...
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Name Play is a great free-play app that allows children to practice reading, writing, and recognizing their own name with a variety of fun games and activities. Very well done!
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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.
safaritales

Head on a jungle safari and learn about jungle animals through fun activities and stories.
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Join Pacca Alpaca as he travels to 23 countries with over 50 highly entertaining and educational activities children of all ages will love. Pacca Alpaca Travel Playtime is great for ...
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Top Educational Apps for Back to School   We’ve scoured the App Store to find the top educational apps for kids. It wasn’t easy to narrow it down to just ...
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Jazzy World Tour is an excellent educational app with lots of great information and fun activities for children to enjoy. Particularly great for music lovers!
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Khan Academy’s app provides a comprehensive library of topics and skills that support Common Core goals. It includes a wealth of information particularly on middle school and high school classes, ...
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CK-12 offers a comprehensive system of review resources and practice questions that will help students get ahead in school. The app does a thorough job of covering vital ideas in ...
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Middle School Science Pro 8th Grade is an engaging way to encourage students to review middle school science concepts. Two modes of play, the ability to earn banana tokens and ...
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Attributes by Math Doodles is an entertaining way to sharpen a host of higher-order thinking skills that will not only support the development of understanding of math concepts, but will ...
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Explore the United States through its animals, landmarks, and geography with this exciting virtual atlas for kids.
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Summer is here and that means it’s time for family road trips! We have put together a list of apps that will help keep kids engaged and entertained on long ...
education apps

Moms and teachers have voted. Here’s our list of the Best Educational Apps for Kids. Perfect for keeping children mentally active these apps compliment all that hard work in the ...
lucky2

Lucky, a squirrel, and a series of educational games will entertain kids, but may be a bit challenging at times.

Season of Tree is a unique app full of wonderful images and great learning activities that allows little ones to explore nature from their home. Educational and fun to play!
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Mini-U: OverColor is a creative puzzle app that challenges children to replicate animal images made with overlapping geometric shapes. Fun, challenging, and easy to use.
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Why Bath Time is a cute storybook app that teaches children not only the importance of bath time, but also how to stay clean, healthy, and germ-free.
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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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Pacca Alpaca-Australia is a great educational app that teaches children their shapes, colors, and counting in a fun, vibrant environment.
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Montessori Preschool App is a fabulous educational tool for children that will teach them a wide variety of words and concepts in fun learning environment.
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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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Highlights: All About is a wonderful digital addition to the Highlights family. Just like in the magazine, the app provides a wide array of activities that encourage thinking skills, practice ...
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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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The Great Inventors will help kids from preschool through early elementary school learn basic information about the history of common inventions and their inventors. Children will enjoy the engaging graphics ...
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Reviewed and recommended, these apps are a fun way for kids to learn about our American presidents anytime of year. Presidents vs Aliens Presidents vs Aliens is a game-like app ...
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Star Walk Kids-Explore Space and Planets is a wonderful adventure into the science and culture of the nighttime sky. It will encourage interest in astronomy and also allow families to ...
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Messy Mia and the Tale of the Ancient Tech shows young children how technology has changed between the time their parents were young and the present day.
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U.S. Geography with Flat Stanley HD provides a fun way to learn United States geography and basic information about the states.
KQ-Promo

KidQuest will provide your children with hours of hand-on, learning fun as they do crafts, explore science experiments and more as they follow the directions from this app.
kidawesome

Kid Awesome Kindergarten will really take young students through their paces, and they will hardly know it’s an educational app because it is so incredibly engaging.
thisismycar

Grab your keys, rev your engine, and start making your car your own as you learn all about how it runs.
larsandfriends2

Beautiful watercolor illustrations, puzzles, and a short learning activity add to the story of Lars, a horse, as he interacts with his other animal friends.

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