Booksy: Learn to Read Platform for K-2 for iOS Reading

Cost: Free Pre-K, Primary, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade

An iPad app that is a learning-to-read platform for children. This version comes with two free books. Additional books are $ .99. The books all have "tap any word" functionality allowing children to tap words they find challenging and hear them read aloud to them.

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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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Counting 123 for iOS Mathematics

Cost: Free Pre-K, Kindergarten

Students are shown scenes with which they interact through tapping the screen. As they interact they are counting. The ipad reads the directions and has a verbal part to state the number. The numeral is also shown as the number is stated. The highest it goes is 10. Applause is used as a form of praise.

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Doodle Tales for iOS Arts & Humanities, Reading

Cost: Free Pre-K, Primary, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade

Doodle tales is aimed at children from preschool right through to early teens and allows them to be creative by making their own pictures (Doodles) and stories (Tales) and sharing them simply and safely with their friends, relatives and the wider world.

The app combines a fully featured, best of class, art package; with an intuitive story making tool and the ability to easily, and safely, share Doodles and Tales with the inbuilt social community.

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Dr. Seuss Camera - The Cat in the Hat Edition for iOS Language Arts, Reading

Cost: $1.99 Primary, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade

This app has photo templates from Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat book.

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Endless Alphabet for iOS Language Arts, Writing

Cost: Free Pre-K, Kindergarten

Set the stage for reading success with this delightfully interactive educational app. Kids will have a blast learning their ABC's and building vocabulary with the adorable monsters in Endless Alphabet. Each word features an interactive puzzle game with talking letters and a short animation illustrating the definition. Before you know it, your child will be using words like gargantuan and cooperate!

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Everyday Mathematics Tric-Trac for iOS Mathematics

Cost: $1.99 Kindergarten, 1st Grade

Players take turns rolling two dice, finding their sum, and then matching the sum to one or more numbers in their hand. Every match eliminates that number or numbers from a player’s hand and reduces their score. Players try to eliminate all the numbers in their hand. Play continues until no more sums from the dice can be matched to a number or numbers in a player’s hand. The player with the lowest score wins the game! Visual and audio reinforcement of correct and incorrect answers help players master addition facts and comparison skills.

Features of Tric-Trac:
- 2 players (for extra practice, a single player can play as Player 1 and Player 2)
- Practices basic addition facts from 0 to 6
- Practices composition of numbers
- Correct and incorrect answer feedback
- Guided/Unguided play
- Full tutorial
- Compatible with iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch

It is a paid app but is often on sale or free depending on when you search on the App Store.

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Flashcards for iOS Language Arts

Cost: $2.49 Pre-K, Primary, Kindergarten, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade

Hundreds of flashcards in various categories with hand-drawn illustrations, second language support, and the ability to record your own sound files for words or letters!

Cost is in British Pounds.

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Flat Stanley for iOS Reading, Social Studies

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

This is a photo app for students to create a Flat Stanley or Flat Stella character.

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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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