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Apps for Primary Schools

Help children to learn about the world around them and develop key skills with these primary school apps for KS1 and KS2. Educational App Store have picked the best apps (iPad and Android) aimed at primary and elementary school children, aged 3-12.

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    Little Chatterbox for Kids is an interactive, language-learning app that enables young learners to practise and understand and selection of nouns, in a variety of different contexts, from a choice of eight foreign languages.

    Devices: iPad

    This app links to the popular Reading Eggs website and programme.

    Devices: iPad

    This app helps children to memorise the times tables through a series of games.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Starfall Catalyst is a third person shooter where players are tasked with progressing through a fully 3D environment while unlocking chemistry concepts along the way.

    Devices: iPad

    Students interact directly with a chosen avatar character in potentially dangerous travel situations identifying safer choices at their own pace.

    Devices: iPad

    The ever-popular adventures of the Thunderbird team form the backdrop to this good-looking app.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    An almost infinite amount of questions to develop and test students’ maths and english skills for all ages which will test skills learnt and possibly forgotten.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Mussila introduces children to and teaches them about the creation of music.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    ‘Elapsed time’ is a unique application that is aimed at primary school aged children and provides an exploratory environment that teaches them how to work out elapsed time.

    Devices: iPad

    Qlango is a language learning app that enables you to learn your chosen foreign language from scratch or as a revision tool, making use of a compelling range of activities.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Children spend a lot of time practising the times tables so having a variety of apps to make this less of a chore is useful. The Runner Quiz: Tables adds some game-like presentation and challenges to times-table practice in a fun and attractive way. The app goes to great effort to match children's expectations of games. Gameplay mechanics such as collecting keys and coins add a familiar feel to the challenge.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Elephant Learning is an application available on iOS, android and a web-based platform.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    A clever app that teaches mathematics and number skills through a puzzle based game.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Illumina Mathland is an app packed full of well-made maths mini-games that will make your child's maths practice far more interesting.

    Devices: Android , iPad

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    Speech Blubs is a Speech Therapy application that uses voice controlled and video technology to develop speech articulation for young children with or without speech difficulties.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Kids Academy - Talented and Gifted is not just for those children who have been identified as being especially able, although it has content for those children too, its content is suitable to help all children develop their learning.

    Devices: Android , iPad

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    Children who seem to be making careless errors in arithmetic are perhaps not as fluent in calculation as they might be.

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    OurPact is a screen time parental control app, app blocker, GPS locator, child tracker and family locator that enables parents to manage their family's screen time and locate family members.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Behind Max2Math's age-neutral look exists a well-made maths practice app backed up by superb reporting features that provide a genuinely useful insight into a child's understanding of the maths covered. Max2Math offers a genuinely useful maths practise experience, one that can be tailored to a number of different regions, and does so for free.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    An engaging app offering an introduction to Chinese, specifically how to write and form Chinese characters.

    Devices: iPad

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