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15 Terrific Science Apps and Games

Posted on Fri, 04/18/2014 - 04:00 by Ellen Holderman

Encourage students to get excited about science with these apps and games.

Subjects

Science, animals, biology, geology, physics, plants

Topics

EdTech

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Universal Reader Plus

Text reader and summarizer with translation for eight languages

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Editorial review by Common Sense Education
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Not yet reviewed

Grades

1–12

Platforms

Web

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16 Websites and Apps for Making Videos and Animation

Posted on Fri, 05/02/2014 - 09:10 by Erin Wilkey Oh

Lights, camera, learning! Media-making picks that put students in the spotlight.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, News & Media Literacy

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Top Tech Tools for Formative Assessment

Posted on by Jeff Knutson

Assess and engage students in real time with these formative assessment apps.

Grades

K–12

Reviews of Apps & Websites

BoomWriter

Collaborative writing platform has the potential to motivate

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews
Privacy Rating
Expert evaluation by Common Sense

Grades

3–8

Price

Free

Platforms

Web

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Awesome Algebra Apps and Websites

Posted on by Tanner Higgin

Top tech for everything from factoring to functions.

Subjects

Math, algebra, equations, functions

Grades

4–12

Reviews of Apps & Websites

PebbleGo

Easily accessible, kid-friendly database for the littlest researchers

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews

Grades

K–3

Price

Free to try

Platforms

Web

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Project Foundry

Helpful, yet complex, management tool for project-based learning

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Based on 5 reviews

Grades

6–12

Price

Paid

Platforms

Web

Reviews of Apps & Websites

Dexteria Dots - Get in Touch with Math

Ingenious, intuitive way for kids to learn and practice the basics

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Not yet reviewed

Grades

K–3

Price

Paid

Platforms

iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

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3rd Grade Splash Math Game

Cheerful digital workbook reinforces range of math skills

Learning Rating
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews

Grades

3

Price

Free, Free to try, Paid

Platforms

iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

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HISTORY Here

Pinpoints where history happened, but encyclopedic look lacks pizazz

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Not yet reviewed

Grades

4–12

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

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Mind Plan

Confusing design limits potential of mind-mapping tool

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Not yet reviewed

Grades

6–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, Kindle Fire

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Fantastic Formative Assessment Tools that Give Great Feedback

Posted on Wed, 03/26/2014 - 15:19 by Jeff Knutson

Use these tech tools to boost engagement while also getting great feedback about what your students know.

Grades

K–12

Topics

EdTech, Instruction & Assessment

Reviews of Apps & Websites

WPS Office

Flexible app brings MS Office to mobile devices

Learning Rating
Community Rating
Based on 4 reviews

Grades

5–12

Price

Free

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch

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The Zones of Regulation

Fun supplement for kids who struggle with social-emotional skills

Learning Rating
Editorial review by Common Sense Education
Community Rating
Not yet reviewed

Grades

1–7

Price

Paid

Platforms

Android, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, Kindle Fire