Category Archives: Geography

TeachersWithApps – 50+ Favorite Elementary School Apps

Rounding up the best and favorite elementary school apps is not an easy task, the market is saturated and there are so many standouts that cover the gamut of grade levels. Obviously, one of the first considerations we focus on when writing a review is, of course, the learning potential of an app. Another important…
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Sandbox Summit 2016 Recap

Sandbox Summit 2016 was the best ever! Presented by Play Science at MIT, the theme was on the ROI of Play (Return on Investment). Every topic was fascinating and covered diverse topics such as the current research and trends in play experiences to how best to design and sustain viability in this ever-evolving market. The…
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iWorld Geography Middle East Region – Mapping Skills

  iWorld Geography Middle East Region the newest release by Ten Sun Interactive is an introduction to teaching the geography of the middle east countries. Also included are the countries capital cities and the continents that surround the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. This app is a wonderful way to introduce this area of the world…
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State Bingo and Geography Crossword

  State Bingo and Geography Crossword, by Niyaa Apps, has just been released for the iPhone to compliment the very popular State Bingo and Road Trip US. Now kids can play anytime, anywhere, with the convenience and accessibility of the iPhone. Students who tried this app were educationally immersed in learning fun, all while gaining new knowledge…
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Living Earth – Perfect App for Earth Day

  Living Earth - Clock & Weather, by Radiantlabs, is the perfect app to celebrate Earth Day! Although this app may not be new and was designed with weather forecasts and world time in mind, it is one app that every teacher could use on their iPad. Just the mere fact that a beautiful sphere of…
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Presidents’ Week Post – Apps Featuring Presidents of the USA

Presidents' Day or as many schools refer to it, Presidents' Week, is here and Teachers With Apps would like to share some Presidential apps that can inform your kids about our wonderful nation's leaders. Presidents’ Day is an American only holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February. Originally established in 1885, in recognition of President…
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Earth 101 for iPad

  3Planesoft has released a beautiful app called Earth 101 for iPad.  This app enables users to look at stunning aerial views of the entire globe. Tap three times for the demo mode with relaxing music. See the topographical map as a continent or showing the option of country borders. You can also look at…
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State Bingo and Road Trip US

State Bingo and Road Trip US, by Niyaa Apps, is totally educational, exceptionally engaging and aesthetically pleasing. It also completely encompasses Common Core Standards and differentiated modes of play. This app has so much to offer, learning-wise, and is so much FUN!  Our students had a difficult time leaving this app to work on math, science…
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