Language Arts / English

Here are some of the best apps for English teachers that we’ve found.

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Mighty Colossus Storybook is a powerful, yet flexible system for creating digital storybooks using built-in characters, backgrounds, and props, or user-generated artwork, pictures, and other content.
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A series of unique spelling activities that naturally progress in difficulty will help kids build basic spelling skills in Trilo Spelling.
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Here are some of the best of the best apps for fifth graders as they head back to school. This list includes reviewed and recommended apps to help practice fractions, ...
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Reviewed and recommended apps for third graders will make finding just the right one for your child a piece of cake! Here are some great ones to help with cursive ...
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Here are some great reviewed apps for spelling, phonics skills, listening skills, and more! These apps are perfect for second grade students. Planet Lettra Planet Lettra is a playground for ...
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A little bit of science, a little bit of social studies, some reading and some math round out the suggestions for first graders this year. Take a look at these ...
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Cosmic Paul is an early learning app that helps children practice their alphabet and spelling skills using a unique and very entertaining search and find concept. Interactive, educational, and tons ...
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Lingokids is a sampler app that allows parents and children to try out several lessons to teach English vocabulary to young children using engaging animated activities related to groups of ...
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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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Read-Kids Learn to Read and Write in 20 Lessons is an outstanding app that offers some simple, yet effective practice for early reading skills in the areas of phonics, sight ...
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Sago Mini Robot Party is an entertaining and creative app that will spark the imaginations of toddler and preschool users as well as encourage them to build self-expression skills and ...
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Practice your spelling words with a fun matching game in Spelling Bug: Word Match.
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Bla Bla Box is an easy to use early learning app that helps children combine letters together to learn sounds, syllables, and words. This app is perfect for early readers!
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Trace It, Try It gives kids multiple opportunities to learn how to form their letters, numbers, and three-letter words while still having fun.
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Listening Power Preschool is an outstanding receptive language development app capable of accommodating up to 75 users, creating groups, and providing an array of flexible practice activities that will keep ...
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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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LetterSchool Cursive Writing teaches kids to write in cursive through fun animations and repeated practice opportunities.
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Create Storytime is a fun and child-friendly app that will encourage creative writing in a rather structured way. Children can create professional-looking ebooks featuring their own ideas, but some may ...
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Autism Core Skills is an outstanding app that provides a wealth of effective, targeted, scaffolded practice for students with autism working to master Common Core skills at the preschool through ...
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Elastic Alphabets for Kids is a remarkably entertaining app designed to review and reinforce letter recognition and beginning phonics with young children, ESL students, and students with special needs.
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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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Build children's vocabulary in 8 different languages as they match the animals up with their vehicles to create silly pictures in RIDE, Learn language, vocabulary puzzle.
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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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Introduce kids to fun animated versions of classic stories and silly songs with MOVING BOOKS! Jajajajan.
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Zinkerz Prep For SAT Test is an all inclusive app for students who want to get prepped and ready for the big test! With practice tests, flashcards, and loads of ...
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Kids become directors as they create and narrate their own animated stories.
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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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Introduce kids to cursive writing through three different activities, and reinforce phonics and spelling skills at the same time.
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Verbs for Kids-Part 1 would be a useful tool to help students of English and perhaps special needs students hear examples of acceptable English grammar and pronunciation, as well as ...
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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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Letter Cross-Tracking is a serviceable app that will help children remediate letter reversals and inversions and help them build skills in the areas of visual tracking, attention to detail and ...
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Second grade students can study 40 different spelling lists and learn over 400 spelling words through a series of fun spelling activities.
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Build early writing skills and gain a sense of shape, motion, and letter awareness with Ready to Print.
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Elkonin Boxes is a digital version of a highly-effective teaching strategy that will help beginning and struggling readers build vital skills for phonemic awareness, which is foundational to success in ...
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The Pronoun Party is a bare-bones, repetitive source of practice sentences with pronouns and gender words that will help young children practice understanding these words in spoken sentences and responding ...
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Follow the down-eared dog called Mack while he searches for his teddy bear and discover 65+ developing nouns for beginning readers at the same time.
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My Felt World opens up four imaginative scenes and provides children with a wide selection of felt characters, animals and props to encourage creative visual play.
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EDNA is a practical and easy-to-use mind mapping system that is perfect for middle and high school students who need to organize essays, reports, and other longer pieces of writing ...
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Head on a jungle safari and learn about jungle animals through fun activities and stories.

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