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.
Cost: Free 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School
Go exploring with Broadcastr and transform your phone into a multimedia guide to the world.
Broadcastr brings the world around you to life by delivering multimedia content directly to your phone based on your location. Learn more about the architecture of a building straight from the architect. Listen to historians, comedians, food fanatics, sports fans and more as they put their stories on the map. Follow your favorite broadcastrs and add your own broadcasts.
-Know where you stand: Open the app to instantly wake up images, audio, and text about your location (video support coming in version 3.0!).
-Thousands of amazing stories and free tours created by experts and users.
-Professional content from more than 100 partners, ranging from Fodor’s Travel Guides to the 9/11 Memorial.
-Geoplay mode enables hands-free playback of the stories nearest you.
-Follow other broadcastrs, comment on stories, and share your discoveries to Facebook and Twitter.
-Add your own stories and contribute to a growing layer of living history, anecdote, entertainment, and information that spans the world.
Cost: Free 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School
If your school has a subscription to the Kentucky Virtual Library, then your students can download this app and search the database for magazine articles.
Cost: Free 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School
Train your brain! Over 30 puzzles to tickle your neurons for hours of fun.
Cost: Free 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade
With more than 10,000 exercises, iTooch Junior High School is, by far, the largest collection of educational activities based on the US National Common Core Standards on the App Store. It covers Math, Language Arts for Grades 6 to 8, and Health for Grade 6.
The application contains:
? Seven 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 2,000 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 6 to Grade 8.