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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No matter the weather where you live, kids can experience all kinds of weather with Weather Puzzles: Science for Kids.
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Curious George Train Adventures is an entertaining app that gives young children a great opportunity to practice vital thinking, predicting, and problem solving skills while they enjoy the antics of ...
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Professor Astro Cat’s Solar System is an educational and entertaining app that offers a close look at the sun and each of the eight planets in the solar system using ...
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Head put on an intergalactic mission where your purpose is to plant and grow a tree in Tiny Trees.
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Ready, Jet, Go! Space Explorer is a free app from PBS Kids that will get kids interested in the stars, constellations, and other aspects of the nighttime sky. With four ...
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Getting excited about science is a whole lot easier than it used to be. Now, instead of laboring over a text-heavy book, students and parents can use interactive apps to ...
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Explore the forest with Chipper the Chipmunk and learn all about his animal friends in Piig Forest Explorer.
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Trybie Journey is a unique storybook app that includes fun experiments and scientific information for children to learn and enjoy. Educational, entertaining, and perfect for little scientists ready to explore ...
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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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What holds humans onto the Earth? Gravity! Find out all about this powerful force in You Know Gravity? It Attracts You.
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Thomas Edison's Secret Lab is an exciting app full of great educational material shared through fun music videos, interactive games, and entertaining lab experiments that kids will love.
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DNA Play is an incredibly fun and entertaining app that gives children fun environment to learn a bit about how DNA and genes work. Fabulous images, sound effects and offers ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
OutdoorAppsForKids

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