Ansel & Clair: Jurassic Dinosaurs for iOS Science, Social Studies

Cost: $1.99 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

Spectacular interactions & animations, stunning visuals, puzzles & games bring Jurassic dinosaurs to life in the second app in the Ansel & Clair dinosaur trilogy. The whole Jurassic adventure is a seamless blend of education and entertainment. Dig for fossils, put them back together, and go back in time to see the Earth morph into Laurasia and Gondwanaland before interacting with the spectacular Jurassic dinosaurs. Take pictures, make notes, and collect stickers. Mix and match body parts to make your own 3D dino in Make a Dino mini game. Throughout the app, science, history, geography and geology are incorporated in a fun, contextual manner and taught through Ansel’s critical questioning and Clair’s encyclopedic knowledge, and you will be amazed at how much kids will learn without even realizing it.

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BrainPOP Featured Movie for iOS Arts & Humanities, Language Arts, Mathematics, Practical Living/Vocational Studies, Science

Cost: Free For all grade levels

Online movies covering most core content. Without a subscription, you can watch the free movies and take the quizzes.

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Circuit GoGo Lite for iOS Science

Cost: Free 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

This app explores the use of circuits in items which use electricity. It is told through and alien which takes a trip to Earth and crash lands. The students create an avatar and go through different areas following directions to get a high score all the while learning about circuits and electricity.

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Color Uncovered for iOS Arts & Humanities, Science

Cost: Free 1st Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade

This app offers articles to read, interactive games and illusions, and videos about color and the use of color.

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Free Books for iOS Arts & Humanities, Reading, Science, Social Studies

Cost: Free For all grade levels

Over 20,000 classic books, sorted by collections, genre, authors. You could find these books on other websites, but this app is very well organized. You can import you own ebooks as well.

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iTooch Elementary for iOS Language Arts, Mathematics, Reading, Science

Cost: Free 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

iTooch apps have been adopted by more than 130,000 students around the world, who enjoy this new and fun way of practicing and learning their lessons on the iPad.

The application contains:

- Nine titles that can be tested for free before being purchased,
- Between 40 and 60 chapters per title with lessons, examples, and figures,
- Between 1,500 and 4,500 questions per title with clues, detailed explanations and images which make it by far the most comprehensive educative tool on the App Store for students in Grades 3 to Grade 5.

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Little Story Maker for iOS Arts & Humanities, Language Arts, Reading, Science, Social Studies

Cost: Free Primary, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

This app allows students to use photos on an iPad to create a story with pictures and text. Additionally, students can add a narration to the story as well. Parts of the pictures can be clickable with additional narration and text.

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Living Earth - Clock & Weather for iOS Science

Cost: $2.99 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

Shows interactive maps of the planet. View the weather, radars, world clocks, cloud patterns, tropical storms, forcasts, and more.

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Squiggle for iOS Arts & Humanities, Science

Cost: $0.99 Primary, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

Draw Music!!!! Draw some lines and play them as strings. Turn your iPhone and iPad into a colourful instrument.

Draw Mode: Draw straight lines
Play Mode: Play music from the lines.
Cut Mode: Remove lines by cutting through them.
Shake to play tremolo.

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