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warhorse

War Horse

Review Excerpt: This is a digital edition of Michael Morpurgo’s novel, designed to teach children about WWI and encourage them to discover the real stories behind the war’s ...
victorious

Victorious: Taking the Lead

Review Excerpt: Based on the Nickelodeon television show starring Victoria Justice, this game lets you play as Tori Vega as you hang out with the Hollywood Arts crew and try to win ...
supermarioU

Super Mario Bros. U

Review Excerpt: Super Mario Bros. U is the newest entry in Nintendo’s Super Mario Bros. series that began in 1985 on the NES (Nintendo Entertainment System). The headline is that ...
storysmith

StorySmith: Medieval Kingdom HD

Review Excerpt: Like a digital flannel board, this drag-and-drop creativity app lets you create your own fairy tale or fantasy adventure. The app is sold in theme packs — this ...
storytoys

Story Toys Jr. Farm 123

Review Excerpt: This is one of a series from Irish-based StoryToys. This particular story mixes farm animals with an all-to-common counting theme. You can herd chickens to hear them ...
sofia

Sofia the First

Review Excerpt: This animated story is narrated by ABC Modern Family’s Ariel Winter, and the other characters of the TV show, as well as Sara Ramirez from Grey’s Anatomy ...
guardians

Rise of the Guardians

Review Excerpt: Based on DreamWorks Animation’s feature film, this game lets you play as one of the classic childhood legends including: North (aka Santa Claus); Tooth (aka the ...
opposites

The Opposites

Review Excerpt: Do you know what ‘efficacious’ means? Just what exactly is the opposite of ‘bear’?  This word sorting game provides practice with opposing words. ...
fractions

Oh No Fractions!

Review Excerpt: In the right of passage determined by any standard elementary school curriculum, every child needs to know if 5/8 is more or less than 1/2. Here’s a free app that ...
myscript

MyScript Calculator

Review Excerpt: This app can transform your iPad or Android device into a smart mathematical slate. You start by writing, using your finger, any numeral or mathematical expression, ...

Monkey Word School Adventure

Review Excerpt: This app features six bite-sized phonics and word recognition games. Each activity features a monkey who jumps around the screen. As you play each game you can earn ...
insects

Meet the Insects: Village Edition

Review Excerpt: This second edition interactive encyclopedia contains 30 insects commonly found around urban and suburban settings. The first app covered 30  forest insects that are ...
GroundBeetle

Meet the Insects: Forest Edition

Review Excerpt: Bug lovers young and old will find plenty to explore in this specialized  touch-and-learn encyclopedia that zooms in on 30 forest insects common to South Korea. The ...
mariotennis

Mario Tennis Open

Review Excerpt: This 3D edition of Mario Tennis lets you join Mario and his Mushroom Kingdom friends on the tennis court for single or doubles matches. There are also skill building ...
marblemath

Marble Math

Review Excerpt: Following the age-old formula of pairing an addicting game with math facts practice, Marble Math (and it’s little sister, Marble Math Jr.) lets you solve math ...
looklearn

Look & Learn: Animal Alphabet

Review Excerpt: Six activities combine letter recognition concepts with animals themes. Content includes 60 animals, 100 photographs, animal facts and sound effects. Games include A ...
littlethings

Little Things Forever

Review Excerpt: This second edition of Little Things (called Little Things Forever) contains 10 fresh mosaic puzzles based on  thousands of “little things” –clothing ...
leo

Leo’s Pad Appisode 1

Review Excerpt: Leo’s Pad is best described as an interactive movie, divided into “appisodes.” After a short animated sequence, you participate in the story with four ...
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