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.

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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Grab your keys, rev your engine, and start making your car your own as you learn all about how it runs.
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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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The Little Bug is a delightful ebook designed for young children. It’s an uplifting story of a young caterpillar learning about the talents of other forest friends and finding his ...
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A somewhat intuitive app introduces kids to the four seasons through a variety of mini games and other fun activities.
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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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Send kids on a low-key adventure before bed while reading through this cute, interactive eBook.
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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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Another wonderful collection of outdoor educational stories by Oceanhouse Media that teaches children about birds, butterflies, trees, and seeds. Great for families or for use in the classroom!
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Join Claire in her journey to keep the planet clean by recycling, reusing, and reducing waste. A great story to teach little ones about taking care of our planet.
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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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PlayKids is a wonderful app with so many activities, well-known video programs (Calliou, Super Why, and more), music, stories, and so much more that will keep children entertained for hours.
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The Boy Who Cried Wolf VL2 Storybook offers the well-known children’s tale in text and sign language formats with several options for combining sign with text.
Rainforest Musical

The Rainforest Musical Kakamega is a magical experience for parents and children with an amazing story, beautiful illustrations, and wonderful music to enjoy!
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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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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!