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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Dickens' classic tale gets an Earth Day twist as kids learn about the importance of recycling and taking care of the earth.
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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 ...
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Arrange the gears and pull the screen to the next level in this increasingly challenging, but fun science-based game for kids.
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Kids learn physics while rolling a host of characters through a maze of brand-new challenges in the latest Thinkrolls 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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A fun roller coaster creator app that allows players to create epic, one-of-a-kind coasters to play and enjoy.
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Bring the outdoors in as you explore nature and the animals hiding beneath the trees in this adorable nature-centered app.
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Explorium-Space for Kids will take budding astronauts on an interplanetary adventure full of games, facts and surprises.
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MarcoPolo Weather is a cute educational app that teaches children about various weather conditions through interactive exploration and play.
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iBiome-Wetlands is an engaging and hands-on way to apply biology concepts in a simulated wetlands environment.
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Learn about physics while rolling cute round characters through a series of addicting mazes with this new app from Avokiddo.
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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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Four interactive stories introduce kids to the solar system, the desert, the North and South poles, and the entire globe.
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Gro Flowers provides multiple educational and creative play opportunities, and it is fun to play.
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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.
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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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Learn all about animals and see them interact with their natural environments in this cute, educational app that helps bring animals to life.
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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.
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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 ...
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Travel down to the swamp and learn about the different plants and animals within, all while waiting for the hiding gator to appear. Don't let the calmness of the narration ...
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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Take a closer look at the human body through a fun rhyming story featuring the Cat in the Cat and his friends. Mixed in with the trademark Seussical rhymes, kids ...
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Discover over 100 animals and their sounds as you tap your way through this digital encyclopedia. Animals appear in multiple formats to make it easy for kids to learn about ...
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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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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 ...
Watercycle

Water Cycles is an overall great educational app that is interactive, challenging and fun for parents and children!
Brainfeed

Brainfeed is an amazing app full of wonderful educational videos across a wide variety of topics that will keep children engaged and entertained for hours!
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The Mouse and the Meadow is an engaging ebook app that will guide young children on a nature adventure through a meadow with a mouse’s eye view of the world.
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Miles and Miles of Reptiles is an interactive story book intended for children from kindergarten through fourth grade, but kids of all ages will enjoy and benefit from it. Typical ...
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Kids can dive deep and explore the ocean while interacting with marine life and creating their own ocean habitats.
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Benny Bones is a fun, introductory app to the skeletal system and will teach children the names and locations of 17 bones in the body. Simple, educational, and fun.
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Skeleton Dance is an easy to use educational app that teaches children some of the basic bones in the human body with a puzzle concept and fun facts.
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Join the Human Body Detectives as they venture into the circulatory system to learn more about the blood, the heart, and how to keep this system healthy.
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I Know My Body is an awesome app that teaches children a variety of anatomy facts with fun illustrations, interactive images, and hands on learning. Great for children of all ...
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Piiig Labs is a creative app for little ones with a special interest in science experiments that allows children to learn as they complete various projects.
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The Book of Holes is a unique interactive book.
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There are so many amazing facts and facets to the human body, we thought it might be nice to compile a list of interesting and insightful human anatomy apps for ...
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Kids can learn about 50 trees and much more in this high-quality book which provides an interactive science lesson.