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Gladstone Street School Library: Science Apps

Free Science Ipad/Iphone Apps Reviewed by Graphite/Common Sense Media

All of the following have been reviewed by Common Sense Media's Web/App Review site, http://www.graphite.org/

Please note that these apps for appropriate for students K - grade 6, and certainly older.

 

Google Earth

Cool geographical exploration tool has endless classroom applications

 

http://www.graphite.org/app/google-earth

 

 

Marine Missions

Simple app sets young kids sailing in the waters of ocean conservation

http://www.graphite.org/app/marine-missions

 

 

NOVA Elements

Info-packed science resource great for teaching the elements

http://www.graphite.org/app/nova-elements

 

 

Bill Nye The Science Guy

Cool app lets kids blast off, bubble, and dig into science concepts

http://www.graphite.org/app/bill-nye-the-science-guy

 

 

Where's My Water?

Captivating conservation puzzler focuses on problem-solving

http://www.graphite.org/app/wheres-my-water

 

 

Science360 for iPad

Amazing images, videos, and fact-packed text on many science topics

http://www.graphite.org/app/science360-for-ipad

 

 

NASA App

Visually super NASA-backed treasure trove may overwhelm

http://www.graphite.org/app/nasa-app

 

 

Color Uncovered

Engaging ebook combines art with science in playful ways

http://www.graphite.org/app/color-uncovered

 

 

DIY - Get skills. Be awesome.

From cardboarding to cooking, this app helps kids find the fun in DIY

http://www.graphite.org/app/diy-get-skills-be-awesome

 

 

Finger Physics

Cute and challenging physics puzzler teaches gravity

http://www.graphite.org/app/finger-physics-finger-fun