Reviews of educational apps that piqued our interest.

A screenshot from the Sketchometry iPad app

Sketchometry: Create geometrical constructions using your finger

Sketchometry is a geometry app that converts quick hand-drawn sketches into precise shapes and lines.

A screenshot from the smart calculator app, Tydig

Tydlig: The smartest calculator in the App Store

Calculators aren’t the most exciting apps in the App Store but Tydlig is worth mentioning…

A screenshot from the app Teachertool 5

TeacherTool 5 is a powerful class and grade management app

TeacherTool has been around since 2009 and this is their latest version of the app:…

shape lab app geometry ipad

Shape Lab is an app for exploring shapes, measurements and angles

Shape Lab is a geometry app for children that completely focuses on shape. You start…

simplephysics app for constructing using the laws of physics

SimplePhysics: Build stable structures using the laws of physics

The main focus in SimplePhysics is building. You create structures that are capable of withstanding…

voicethread audio presentation app

VoiceThread gives your presentations a platform for discussion

Voicethread is an app for creating presentations but with the added benefit of discussion. Usually…

Screenshot from the kids coding app Move the Turtle

Move the Turtle: Control a cartoon turtle by learning the basics of programming

In Move the Turtle, players learn programming basics by controlling a rather cute, little turtle.…

The logo for Marvel Unlimited

Access over 20,000 comics with a Marvel Unlimited subscription

Think of Marvel Unlimited as the Netflix of comics. It lets readers access thousands of…

endless alphabet app for learning words and spelling

Friendly monsters help build vocabulary in Endless Alphabet

Endless Alphabet helps children learn letters and words in a colourful, interactive environment.

noteshelf organisation app for going paperless ipad

Noteshelf is an app for helping you go paperless

Noteshelf is the biggest advertisement for going paperless that we’ve seen yet.

kids sticker app for photos

Add child-friendly stickers and text to your photos with Typic Kids

Typic Kids is an app that has a selection of cool fonts, filters and stickers…

A screenshot from the numeracy app for young children, Quick Maths Jr

Practise counting, arithmetic and writing numbers in Quick Maths Jr.

Quick Maths Jr. is an app with 6 games to help children understand basic numeracy.