Middle School Apps


Main

Name
Price
Description
Dictionary!
FREE
Very good dictionary for elementary school
Freesaurus
FREE
Very good dictionary and thesaurus
Wikipanion
FREE
Wikipedia, information database (needs internet)
BrainPop Video
FREE
Cartoon educational videos, one daily (needs internet)
Voice Memos
FREE
Have students record their voice when they read, or have them double-check their writing.
(needs microphone and headphones)
Dragon Dictation
FREE
Talk to the iPod and it will dictate what you say. Great for speaking and pronouncing.
(needs a microphone)
2011 World Factbook
$0.99
All of the information about all countries
Declaration for iPhone
FREE
Declaration of Independence


Teach with your iPad (6-8th grade apps & reviews)

Other

Name
Price
Description
Voice Dictation
FREE
Speak into a microphone for reading and correcting one's writing
Spanish Dictionary
FREE
Dictionary for Spanish-English translation
Google Earth
FREE
See real life images of the world as it is now
WorldWiki
FREE
A wikipedia for countries of the world
HSW
FREE
How Stuff Works: Gives explanations on how stuff words

Games

Name
Price
Description
Glow Hockey
FREE
Air hockey for 1 or 2 people
Angry Birds
$0.99
Fling birds at targets
iJewels
FREE
Match 3+ colors, like Bejeweled and Charmed
Geared
FREE
Puzzle with different sizes of gears
Plants vs. Zombies
$2.99
Challenge strategy game
Fruit Ninja
$0.99
Hand-eye coordination cutting up flying fruit
Coin Dozer
FREE
Push coins off the edge (also, Cookie Dozer)
Texas Hold 'Em Poker
FREE
Card game, Texas Hold 'Em