Ansel & Clair: Paul Revere's Ride for iOS Social Studies

Cost: $4.99 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

Filled with interactivity, animations, stunning visuals, word-class music and thematic mini-games, Ansel & Clair ride with Paul Revere changes the way History is taught and learned by kids. Exciting new features include a fun Who’s Who Photobooth, pop-up quiz to test knowledge, integrated maps to see the actual maps of key places and events, abilityy to type your notes in the Travel Log and much more. Popular 18th century Rebus puzzles, rendition of H.W. Longfellow’s “Midnight Ride by Paul Revere” poem, licensed art from museums and original period music enhance immersion into history.

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Broadcastr for Android Arts & Humanities, Language Arts, Social Studies

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.

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EBSCOhost for Android Language Arts, Reading, Science, Social Studies

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.

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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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History:Maps of World for iOS Social Studies

Cost: Free 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

This app contains a collection of historical maps.

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Mission US: Think Fast! About the Past for iOS Social Studies

Cost: Free 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

Race against the clock to test your knowledge about American history.

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Stack the Countries for iOS Social Studies

Cost: $1.99 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

This is a game to learn about countries around the world. Learn about county capitals, landmarks, geographic locations and more. You can actually touch, move and drop the animated countries anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of countries that reach the checkered line to win each level.

learn country capitals, landmarks, geographic locations and more, you can actually touch, move and drop the animated countries anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of countries that reaches the checkered line to win each level.

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Stack the States for iOS Social Studies

Cost: $0.99 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

Learn state capitals, shapes, geographic locations, and more. You can actually touch, move and drop the animated states anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of states that reaches the checkered line to win each level.

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Talking Tom & Ben News for Android Language Arts, Social Studies

Cost: $0.99 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

Talk to them and they will repeat what you say in turns. Create & record funny conversations between them.

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Tiny Countries for iOS Social Studies

Cost: Free 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade

Learn about other countries while having fun with game format! Warning...this game is ADDICTIVE!

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