Education - Latest Releases
Kids Can Explore Worlds of Enchantment With Adventure Playground For iOS
Oct 10, 2014 - Independent developer Jan Essig today introduces Adventure Playground, his new educational game for iPad devices. Designed for boys and girls, Adventure Playground features a fun, fantasy world of knights, princesses, dragons, and unicorns where children can explore and play games set in medieval times. Focusing on matching and pattern recognition, each game helps the child develop these skills and becomes progressively more challenging the longer the child plays.
Shaderific now with full support for iOS 8, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus
Oct 06, 2014 - Shaderific version 3.4 is available on the App Store now. Shaderific is an educational app for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that helps computer science students and experienced developers to get started with OpenGL ES 2.0 and OpenGL ES 3.0 shader development. The app makes it possible to write, compile and test shader programs directly on any iOS device without ever touching a laptop or desktop computer. Version 3.4 adds full support for iOS 8, iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
Isygames Teaches Kids the Human Body Muscles
Oct 03, 2014 - Isygames today introduces their new app, Muscles for Kids as part of its popular series of anatomy apps for iPad. This learning and reference tool for home and classroom, teaches in an interactive way the main muscles in the human body anatomy, and how they work. The app is aimed at children aged 7 to 14, and can be used at home and in the classroom. Muscles for Kids also provides cross-sectional educational information, such as tips about doing sports and looking after your health.
The New Synopsis App Allows Users To Summarize Any PDF Document
Oct 02, 2014 - The recently launched Synopsis app from Milestonepoint Technologies JLT, allows users to summarize documents as they read and easily create customized flash cards without any additional manual effort. All of these flashcards can be created on the go. Once each flashcard is saved, they can be viewed on any smartphone. Teachers and students can even share the flashcards they have created to make it easy for anyone to access and avoid duplication of work.
The Rubik's Cube of Word Search now in the iTunes Educational Store
Oct 02, 2014 - Word lovers will rejoice! Independent app developer, Andrew Kiger today announces Word Head (3D Word Search) - Educational for iOS, the "Rubik's Cube" of word search. Experience this highly innovative, 3 dimensional, mind sharpening, and vocabulary enriching iOS App. Players manipulate a 3-D cube floating in mid air looking for words that can wrap and twist around the sides of the cube. It's as if Word Search and 'Boggle' had a baby and made it in 3-D they'd call it 'Word Head.'
Airplane Race Math Games Just Reduced from $1.99 to Free
Oct 02, 2014 - Cool Math Games for Fun, LLC announced that its educational title for iOS, Air Plane Race Multiplication 1.0 is now free. Ready to have some fun with multiplication? Air Plane Race Multiplication is a new set of math games that helps make learning and improving in addition, subtraction, mutliplication and division more fun. Your child or students will become better at primary level arithmetic when they're enjoying themselves while they do it, or even competing against friends or classmates.
iGetMath: Addition is available for iPhone and iPad
Oct 01, 2014 - iGetMath: Addition is fun enough to feel like a game, but structured enough to replace traditional addition worksheets. Parents who are looking for quality, educational and fun iPhone apps can feel good about letting their kids play iGetMath: Addition. It addresses most of the U.S. Kindergarten common core standards and some first grade common core standards. This app bridges the gap between a young child's concrete understanding of math and our abstract representation of math equations.
Kids' Reading Comprehension Mega-Bundle Launches On App Store
Sep 30, 2014 - Vancouver based Happy Frog Apps today announces "Reading Comprehension Mega-Bundle! 4 Apps Target 4 Key Skills - Common Core Aligned" an exciting reading comprehension app bundle for kids. Previously released individually, each game is designed for children who can decode the words they read but can't understand what they are reading. The apps can be handed over to kids for independent play or paired with reading intervention in a therapy or one-on-one setting.
Make it for Teachers & School for the iPad
Sep 29, 2014 - Planet Factory Company announces their new app, Make It, a powerful new iPad tool for teachers, parents and students to quickly and easily create their own individual educational games and activities. They can then share them with family, friends, colleagues, classes or individuals through social media or email, and can be played on any device or operating language. Make it for Teachers & School was rewarded by the Association of American Publishers as Innovation Finalists.