Science Apps

Aside from creating meaningful hands-on learning experiences for your child, you can also encourage a child to learn about science technology like your smartphone. From engineering to plants to space, chemicals and everything in between, science is a huge field that captures the imagination of children. Our list of awesome science apps you can help your child learn all about science.

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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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The Everything Machine offers a great combination of programming practice, logic skills, and sequencing as well as a healthy dose of creativity by giving users tools to access the Apple ...
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Action Graphing is an innovative, interesting and effective tool to teach basic concepts about velocity graphs to students with a creative and unique hands-on, experiential approach.

How to Make Electricity is an app that allows children to experiment with and learn various forms of electricity in a free play environment. Perfect for the little scientist in ...

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 ...
high school apps

In high school, students are getting down to business, and they need apps that will support their learning.  Bells and whistles of entertaining educational games often (but not always!) give ...
8th grade apps

Our reviewed and recommended apps for 8th grade offer review of middle school science concepts, inspire kids to start writing as well as quiz them on verbs, nouns and adjectives, ...
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 ...
4th grade apps

There are so many great educational apps in the App Store for elementary school-aged children, we couldn’t narrow it down to our top 5 reviewed and recommended apps for 4th ...
3rd grade apps

Finding just the right apps for your elementary-age child can be time consuming. Our list of reviewed and recommended apps for 3rd grade can make finding the right app for ...
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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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Foldify Zoo - Create, Print and Fold Paper Animals! is one of those rare apps that reaches out into the real world and gets kids interacting beyond the screen of ...

From ebooks to apps that include hands-on activities we have gathered a variety of reviewed and recommended apps that encourage kids to get out outside to explore and learn about ...

Science activities, videos, and simulations encourage kids to explore the lakes and other bodies of water around them.
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Inventioneers opens the door to creative and inventive play by challenging users to solve problems. Users can position objects and tiny helpers called Inventioneers to accomplish each goal while learning ...

Discover the bones of the skeletal system in this simple, but fun kids app with a punny name.
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 ...

Dickens' classic tale gets an Earth Day twist as kids learn about the importance of recycling and taking care of the earth.

Earth Day is a good time for us to remember the need to be good stewards of the Earth. Children are never too young to learn how important it is ...

Arrange the gears and pull the screen to the next level in this increasingly challenging, but fun science-based game for kids.

Kids learn physics while rolling a host of characters through a maze of brand-new challenges in the latest Thinkrolls app.

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 ...

A fun roller coaster creator app that allows players to create epic, one-of-a-kind coasters to play and enjoy.

Bring the outdoors in as you explore nature and the animals hiding beneath the trees in this adorable nature-centered app.

Explorium-Space for Kids will take budding astronauts on an interplanetary adventure full of games, facts and surprises.

MarcoPolo Weather is a cute educational app that teaches children about various weather conditions through interactive exploration and play.

iBiome-Wetlands is an engaging and hands-on way to apply biology concepts in a simulated wetlands environment.

Learn about physics while rolling cute round characters through a series of addicting mazes with this new app from Avokiddo.

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.

Four interactive stories introduce kids to the solar system, the desert, the North and South poles, and the entire globe.

Gro Flowers provides multiple educational and creative play opportunities, and it is fun to play.

App takes kids down to the depths of the ocean, allowing them to learn about ocean life and have a bit of fun at the same time.

A somewhat intuitive app introduces kids to the four seasons through a variety of mini games and other fun activities.

Seashores to Sea Floors-the Ocean Biome is a phenomenal digital textbook covering science content for students in grades 3 to 5.

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.

Learn all about animals and see them interact with their natural environments in this cute, educational app that helps bring animals to life.

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.

Get up-close and personal with the human body, exploring all of its parts, seeing how they're all connected, and absorbing key information about each body part at the same time ...