Elementary School iPad Apps

This page will house suggested iPad apps for Elementary Schools.

All Subjects/General:

iAnnotate -
Keynote - Keynote makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.
iMovie - Make beautiful HD movies anywhere with iMovie, the fast and fun moviemaking app for iPhone, iPod touch, and the amazing new iPad 2
Pages- Pages lets you create, edit, and view documents wherever you are.
Numbers - A spreadsheet application
BrainPOP Featured Movie - Tim and Mobi on the iPad! All access to BrainPOP's 750+ Movie library and Quizzes if your district subscribes.
Whiteboard - Collaborate with friends and family with Whiteboard, the easy-to-use collaborative drawing app for iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
iBooks - a ereader book store.
eClicker/eClicker Host - eClicker is a personal response system that allows teachers to poll their class during a lesson.
ComicLife - It’s the funnest, easiest and fastest way ever to create photo comics on a mobile device.
TypeDrawing - TypeDrawing is a really easy app to use, but it's perfect for creating TYPOGRAPHY ART and UNIQUE WATERMARK over your photos.
Animoto - Animoto turns the pictures on your iPhone into beautiful music videos! It takes just a few minutes to make one, and then you can share and collect them with your friends
Discovery Education - Educational videos
Mobile Mouse - Mobile Mouse instantly transforms your iPad into a wireless mouse and trackpad for your computer.
Professor Garfield Cyberbullying - Through comic strips, questions and ansers and problem solving, Garfield teaches what cyberbullying is and how to prevent it.
Sundry Notes - Text, images, audio recording, tables, real-time WiFi collaboration, wireless sync with the cloud, and much more!
Blackboard Presenter - This app turns your iPad to blackboard presenter.
Little Artist HD - Little Artist is a super easy to use finger painting app for kids of all ages !!
DropBox - Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere.
CK12.Org - free online textbooks

Templates for Elementary Students - works for all ages
Notability - text to speech or just a note taking app
Overdrive - allows you to check out books from any public library
Teach Me: Kindergarten

Language Arts:

Toontastic - Create your own stories on line using the story arch and our animated artwork.
Book Creator - Create your own iBooks right on the iPad. (Allows everything except video)
Popplet - Popplet is a platform for your ideas. Popplet's super simple interface allows you to move at the speed of your thoughts
Reading Trainer - This app teaches you how to train your eyes and brain to read and comprehend text faster. Think of it as exercise for your reading skills.
Super Why - Help your child achieve the Power to Read with this collection of four SUPER WHY interactive games
ABC Phonics Word Sight - Learn Dolch sight words the fun and easy way.
Dr. Suess's ABC - The beloved classic "Dr. Seuss's ABC" is now available for your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch.
Word Magic - Teaches young children how to read and recognize letters.
Animated Rhymes 3 - This App contain 2 Rhymes (1) Pussy Cat (2)The Dog Says Bow,Wow.
StarFall - The "ABCs" section of Starfall.com's well-loved website
SpellBoard - Monday, we get our weekly words. Wednesday, we have our pre-quiz and Friday is the spelling test.
Story Wheel - Story Wheel” is an educational game that improves your child’s cognitive abilities.
Shakespeare in Bits - This is the Free Lite edition of Shakespeare In Bits: Romeo & Juliet.

Books (not in the iBooks App)
The Three Little PIgs HD
A Story Before Bed


MathBoard - MathBoard is a stunning app for teaching addition, subtraction, multiplication and division problems
MATHsKOOL 1 - MATHsKOOL 1 contains twelve activities designed to develop numeracy skills.
Free Graphic Calculator - With the highest number of available mathematical functions, you will be able to solve almost every mathematical problem you can imagine
Ruler - Use your finger to drag the marker across the screen. Actual dimensions will be instantly displayed.
Math Quizzer - Math Quizzer is an interactive and fun way to, not only learn, but also to boost your skills in; Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, and Division
Ace Kids Math Games - Easily teaches kids how to Count, Add, and Subtract VISUALLY using fun animations with a prize reward system for completing each level.
Math Bingo - The object of Math BINGO is to get a pattern of five BINGO Bugs in a row by correctly answering math problems.
iFactor Quadratics - This is a simple application that will factor quadratic equations, if possible
eSolver HD - eSolver HD enables you to solve quadratic equations in a very simple way.
Math Flash Cards - Math Flash Cards is a fun to use math drill application that looks and works just like the old paper flash cards.
Numerate: Count, Add and Subtract - Learn how to recognize numbers (1-20) and explore simple addition and subtraction with interactive calculations.
MakeChange - Practice counting change and doing addition problems.
Equation - EQUATION is a very fast and easy tool to solve Quadratic Equations.
Park Math - Park Math introduces early math concepts to children in Preschool and Kindergarten (ages 1-6).
MotionMath - By playing Motion Math, learners improve their ability to perceive and estimate fractions in multiple forms.
Math Ninja Lite - Teaches basic concepts of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division, to more advanced and complicated problem solving such as mixed operator usage.
Math Ninja - Use your math skills to defend your treehouse against a hungry tomato and his robotic army in this fun action packed game!
Motion Math Zoom - They'll have a blast zooming through the number line as they master place value.
Pizza Fractions - In chef's pizzeria your child masters the concept of naming simple fractions using pizza picture examples

Social Studies:

Geo Play 2 - States, Countries, International Capitals, Continents, Potpourri.
The Presidency - The Presidency application is an excellent educational reference for easy access to historical information regarding the 44 United States Presidents.
GeoMaster - In GeoMaster - US State Game, your goal is to place as fast and as accurately as possible all US states on a map.
Stack the States - Stack the States makes learning about the 50 states fun!
Early Jamestown - Victory Productions presents an interactive textbook exploration of the early days of the Jamestown settlement and the state of Virginia.
Era of Dino Lite - Here you will find descriptions of more than 330 dinosaurs and some information about teh time periods of the Mesozoic era.


3D Sun - "3D Sun" lets you carry a virtual window onto today's sun, right in your pocket.
Stars - Stars is a light application that displays the 88 constellations in the sky
Bobo Explores Light - Hold a fully functional science museum in the palm of your hand!
3D Brain - Discover how each brain region functions, what happens when it is injured, and how it is involved in mental illness.
Molecules - Molecules is an application for viewing three-dimensional renderings of molecules and manipulating them using your fingers.
Starwalk - Star Walk enables you to point your iPad at the sky and see what stars, constellations, and satellites you are looking at in real-time.
SolarWalk - This 3D Solar System model enables you to navigate through space and time, observe all the planets in close-up, learn their trajectories, inner structure, history of their exploration, points of interest and more.
NASA VIZ - This is the NASA Visualization Explorer, the coolest way to get stories about advanced space-based research delivered right to your iPad.


iSign3D - Introducing an innovative application for learning the American Sign Language alphabet for the iPad!