History Apps

Our moms have reviewed some awesome history apps over the years and below is our list of favorites. Compiled a list of our favorite history apps, suitable both for general interest and for helping teach your kids everything they need to know.


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 ...

Travel back in time and get an overview of the major time periods and events in world history with History for Kids, an animated eBook narrated by kids for kids.

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 ...
7th grade apps

The seventh grade year is often a year of big changes-changing classes, new teachers, and higher educational expectations.  It’s also time to begin planning ahead for high school challenges.  These ...
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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, ...
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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Another wonderful Oceanhouse Media digital book that teaches children all about dinosaurs with a variety of fun facts, rhyming passages, and vivid illustrations.

Moose & Zebra are back again and this time they are teaching children about dinosaurs. This is a great app with lots of fun and educational activities children will love.

Trail of Tears is a history app that is full of great information, pictures, and timelines that reviews the events affecting various Indian tribes from 1815-1860.

Users of all ages will appreciate learning American history with the Disney American Presidents app.

No need to wait for President’s Day to enjoy these apps, kids love learning about our American presidents anytime of year. We have a little something for everyone. Have fun! ...

Presidents vs. Aliens is a great app for learning all sorts of facts about our American presidents. Learn the facts while protecting the planet from an alien invasion in this ...
Timeline Civil War

Timeline Civil War is a highly interactive tool for those wanting to learn about an important time in American history.

Another great Ansel & Clair app that focuses on fun facts about American history, government, geography etc. with an entertaining bowling game.
Bean Bag Kids Apollo 11

A cast of bean bag characters and numerous interactive activities make learning about the historical trip to the moon aboard Apollo 11 entertaining.
civil war app

Civil War Interactive provides a good overview of the American Civil War that will be useful to students and to hobbyists. Its multimedia nature makes it a good learning tool.

Timeline Battle Castles is a highly interactive reference app featuring history of more than 500 years of castles, battles and life during medieval times.

Paul Revere’s Ride is another fabulous Ansel & Clair adventure.

Timeline World War 2 is a well-designed, high-quality learning tool for students and adults who are interested in the World War 2 era.
ansel clair cretaceous

A must have for dinosaur lovers or anyone wanting a fun and interactive way to learn more about dinosaurs of the Cretaceous period.

For some of us Presidents Day is just another random vacation / shopping day. But that could also be that I’m not American – so what better way to brush ...
GoKids Apps: Save Paris! By Fun Educational Apps

GoKids Apps: Save Paris! is a best app for kids because it teaches children about France, French culture and French language in a factual, but fun way.