Accelerated Reader (AR) for iOS Reading

Cost: Free For all grade levels

This app works as good as the web-based version.

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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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Shakespeare In Bits: Romeo & Juliet iPad Edition for iOS Reading

Cost: $14.99 High School

This app has the text to Romeo and Juliet, for students to read and interact with. In addition to the text, there are notes, a synopsis, and a place to record your own notes.

This App is being maintained to allow for bulk school purchases via Apple's Volume Purchase Program.

Individual users should download the free universal version, simply called 'Shakespeare In Bits'.

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SparkNotes for iOS Reading

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

Includes study guides for popular literature.

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Tools 4 Students for iOS General, Language Arts, Reading, Writing

Cost: $0.99 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade, 8th Grade, High School

This is an app that allows student to organize details about books or other projects. Students can then email their information to the teacher. It features 25 graphic organizers for students to use to organize their thinking while reading or preparing to write. Covers all common comprehension skills. Save to your device or email.

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