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iPad apps for Black iPads

A list of apps for our Black iPads

ABC - Magnetic Alphabet HD

LA
$1.99 ea. (1-19 units)
$0.99 ea. (20+ units)
4+
24.9 MB
Grades K-2
Magnetic Alphabet is a great tool for everyone. It aids in teaching preschoolers their alphabets/numbers, a learning tool in teaching one how to spell or sending messages to friends and family! It comes with a rich set of colored pieces that can be placed freely on the board: letters, numbers, symbols and funny figures. Save the composition as image locally!

ABC MAGIC 3 Line Match

MATH
Free
4+
8.0 MB
Grades K-2
Have fun drawing lines to match letters to pictures.Tap the letters and objects to hear their sounds.Draw lines with your fingers to connect the pictures.

Accelerated Reader™

LIBRARY
Free
4+
9.8 MB
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Make essential reading practice more effective for every student.• Personalize reading practice to each student’s current level.• Manage all reading activities including read to, read with, and read independently.• Assess students’ reading with four types of quizzes: Reading Practice, Vocabulary Practice, Literacy Skills, and Textbook Quizzes.• Advanced book search using title, author, or quiz number.• Access to all your school's quizzes on your iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.• Support for Recorded Voice Quizzes.•View scores for quizzes taken by students. Subject to restrictions set by the school.• Track student reading progress and goals. Subject to restrictions set by the school.

Bluster!

LA
Free
4+
13.0 MB
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
This word matching game develops vocabulary and word understanding for school-aged children, or anyone brave enough to battle the elements.Shine bright in single-player mode as you learn and practice important word skills. Match rhyming words, prefixes and suffixes, synonyms, homophones, adjectives, and more. Collaborate with a friend in team mode. The multi-touch iPad screen allows both players to play simultaneously, so you can work together to weather the vocabulary storm. Bluster includes over 800 vocabulary words.

Build A Word Express - Practice spelling and learn letter sounds and names By @Reks

LANGUAGE ARTS
Free
4+
22.1 MB
Grades K-2
Create your own SPELLING lists. Option: Spelling Lists vs. Phonics Spelling Lists **► option to create a list of spelling words (type in the new word and record your voice)! ► Built-In Phonics Lists with separate lists for word families► Built-In Spelling Lists with separate lists for Long Vowels …, Dolch’s Word Lists (Primer, …)►audio and/or visual prompt ► PROFESSIONAL narration or child’s narration► three modes: Learn, Practice and Test (quiz) ► upper or lower case letters► optional Montessori-style color coding of vowels and consonants ► immediate sound feedback heard upon tapping the correct/incorrect letter ► positive reinforcement lowers affective filters making learning a more engaging and enjoyable process ► focus is put on letter recognition, word recognition, as well as on word/letter association► ACCESSIBILITY options to for VISUALLY impaired and those struggling with fine motor skills ► option for custom made features for special needs students ► child proof SETTINGS button (press and hold). Advantage for Special Need Students: * option of using blank background helps children focus on letters only * option to choose high-contrast background for visually impaired option to choose answer method: drag&drop or simple tap * the letters are easy to spot due to big letter cards *

Chicken Coop Fractions Game By Lumpty Learning

MATH
Free
4+
13.4 MB
Grade 3-5
In this hilarious educational game you will be shown a fraction and your job is estimate the decimal equivalent by placing a nest on a number line. Our hens are mathematical experts and they will fire their eggs towards the correct answer. If your estimate is good the eggs will be caught in the nest but if you’re too far out it all gets very messy.

Destiny Quest By Follett Software

RESEARCH TOOLS
Free
4+
3.8 MB
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Search your library catalog -- anytime, anywhere! • Search for resources in your library• Submit and read ratings and reviews • Place holds and add items to My List • Discover the Top 10 Most Popular titles and New Books at your library • Maintain lists of books you’re Now Reading, Want to Read and Have Read • View your Account information including checkouts, holds and outstanding fines• Use the Resource Lists posted by Teachers & Librarians, to find resources on the topics discussed in class.Your access to these features will be set up by your librarian. Contact your librarian if you have any questions.

Geoboard, by The Math Learning Center By Clarity Innovations

MATH
Free
4+
4.7 MB
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
The Geoboard is a tool for exploring a variety of mathematical topics introduced in the elementary and middle grades. Learners stretch bands around pegs to form line segments and polygons and make discoveries about perimeter, area, angles, congruence, fractions, and more.

Google Earth By Google, Inc.

RESEARCH TOOLS
Free
4+
27.0 MB
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger with Google Earth for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Explore distant lands or reacquaint yourself with your childhood home. Search for cities, places, and businesses. Browse layers including roads, borders, places, photos and more. Visit the Earth Gallery to find exciting maps such as real-time earthquakes, planes in flight, hiking trails, city tours, and more.Use the new “tour guide” to easily discover exciting new places to explore. With a quick swipe on the tab at the bottom of the screen, you can bring up a selection of virtual tours from around the globe.With new 3D imagery, you can now fly through complete 3D recreations of select cities, including San Francisco, Boston, Rome, and others. With every building modeled in 3D, you truly get a sense of flying above the city. 3D imagery is available on iPhone 4S and iPad 2 or later.

Little Writer - The Tracing App for Kids By Innovative Mobile Apps

LA
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Little Writer is a tracing app that's done just right. ✔ You can turn individual items ON or OFF and introduce one letter at a time based on the player skills✔ You can customize everything - record your own language or add your own words✔ Adding pictures and names of family and friends to write is a hit with every child✔ The app also includes a collection of basic shapes to draw since handwriting require the same core skills ✔ The app comes preloaded with dozens of three and four letter words to write.

Motion Math: Hungry Fish By Motion Math

MATH
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Feed your fish and play with numbers!Practice mental addition and subtraction with Motion Math: Hungry Fish, a delightful learning game that's fun for children and grownups!**

Scholastic Storia

LA
Free
4+
Size: 52.2 MB
Grades K-2
Storia allows parents and teachers to set up personalized bookshelves for assigning the new eBooks they purchase, and for easily following a child's reading progress by tracking the books he or she reads and their time spent reading. INCLUDES 5 FREE eBOOKS
Each FREE Storia download includes 5 FREE eBooks to help discover and enjoy the dynamic features of the Storia eReading experience.

ScreenChomp By TechSmith Corporation

PRESENTATION
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Share a great idea... Explain a tricky concept... Help kids with their homework...ScreenChomp for iPad helps you do it all.A simple doodling board, markers, and one-click sharing tools make spreading your ideas and know-how easy and fun! Just - Record It. Sketch It. Share It. - to create a sharable, replay-able video that tells your story clearly.

Sight Words by Little Speller By GrasshopperApps.com

LA
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Help your child learn to speak, read, and spell as they learn to recognize words and letters by sight sound and touch The Dolch Word list contains 220 words that make up the most common words of the English language and are easiest learned by sight. It is important for young readers to be able to instantly recognize these high frequency words in order to be proficient and fluent readers. Features: Add your own voice Add your own items * Learn by sight, sound, and touch Uses real, crisp photographs that are carefully hand picked * Fun & engaging voice artist keeps kids engaged* Multi-sensory learning tool * Multi-language support - since you can edit existing items and add new items, you can record everything in your native tongue* You can even customize the success sounds so that your little one hears your words of appreciation.

Sight Words by Photo Touch By GrasshopperApps.com

PRIMARY
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Photo Touch is an exciting educational game that helps your child rapidly learn to recognize and read words by sight, sound, and touch. The interface is so easy to use that even a 9 month old baby will delight in using this app. Ideal for ages 0 to 6.

Socrative-Student Clicker - By Socrative

OUTSIDE of FOLDER
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Socrative brings smart clickers, student response and ease of use to a whole new level. Be engaged for the entire class with educational exercises and games. See all your classmates’ ideas in real time and interact with the responses. Provide your instructor feedback on the lessons and how well you understand the material. Ask your own poll questions for the entire class or build a premade activity for your whole class.

SpellingCity By SpellingCity

Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
VocabularySpellingCity is a fun way to learn spelling and vocabulary words by playing engaging learning games using any word list.

Stack the States™ Lite By Dan Russell-Pinson

FREE
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
The iPhone Mom.com Stack the States™ makes learning about the 50 states fun! Watch the states actually come to life in this colorful and dynamic game! As you learn state capitals, shapes, geographic locations, flags 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.You earn a random state for every successfully completed level. All of your states appear on your own personalized map of the United States.

Sushi Monster By Scholastic

MATH
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Meet Sushi Monster! Scholastic’s new game to practice, reinforce, and extend math fact fluency is completely engaging and appropriately challenging. Strengthen reasoning strategies for whole number addition and multiplication by helping monsters make a target sum or product. Earn points with each correct answer… but watch out for distractions! To be successful, plan ahead and strategically select numbers from the sushi counter.

TanZen HD Lite - Relaxing tangram puzzles By Little White Bear Studios, LLC

BRAIN GAMES
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Find your Zen, with this updated version of the classic tangram puzzle game! Nearly 50 puzzles for free!Choose a puzzle to solve, and try to fit all seven game pieces within the shaded puzzle area without overlapping. TanZen HD will recognize when the puzzle is finished.

TapQuiz Maps World Edition By Rolzor

SOCIAL STUDIES
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
Play TapQuiz™ Maps for an easy and quick way to master geography. Learn the countries of the world through a fun and engaging game! Just tap the answer to each question on the map. Keep track of your progress through the statistics page so that you will always know where you can improve.

Virtual Manipulatives! By ABCya.com

MATH
Free
4+
Grades K-2
Grades 3-5
A virtual set of fraction bars.