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Health & Fitness Apps

    This fully-featured app is free to download and designed by experts to help with maths practice and develop positive attitudes to eating vegetables.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Issa's Edible Adventures is a stunning application that is suitable for ages 6 and above and follows the adventures of Issa as she discovers the ingredients from around the world to help make wonderful dishes. This beautifully designed app has been inspired by celebrity chef Aliya LeeKong who has a passion for bringing global and socially conscious foods into everyday cooking. This app is free from in-app adverts. 

    Devices: iPad

    Movement Assessment Tool is a useful app to let teachers easily record and check their children's movement skills. Assessing movement skills in Physical Education can be difficult.  This app makes it easy and provides extra guidance for teachers too.

    Devices: iPad

    This app teaches children how to use technology without harming their health through poor posture and overuse.  To help them remember and employ what they learn, Ergobreak 4 Kids prompts them to take an Ergobreak at user-defined intervals.

    Devices: iPad

    This app aims to teach children specific relaxation techniques.

    Devices: iPad

    Ripple effect for Teens is an American based app that teaches students the equivalent programme of PSHE (Personal and social education) found in UK schools. The app is a secure personal project based application that covers over 400 teen related tutorials from health to academic success to personal goal setting. The Ripple Effect for Teens is tailored for male or female users and suitable for ages 13 years and up. As the website suggests, “There are many right ways to use it - for systematic training, for targeted prevention, or for individualized intervention and guidance. It can be applied reactively, to deal with specific issues in a few minutes, and proactively, over time, to boost academic achievement, change behaviour, reduce substance use, and promote healthy choices. It’s designed to be used how you need it, when you need it – throughout the school and in the community.”

    Devices: iPad

    Pepi Bath 2 is an entertaining app for young children learning early life skills. The app includes seven interactive situations that will have your child brushing their teeth, using the bathroom, bathing, taking care of clothes, dressing up, and taking care of laundry.

    Devices: iPad

    Head Over Heels About Gymnastics is the gymnastics app that provides step-by-step instructions and top tips explaining how to perform a large variety of gymnastic skills via simple language, eye catching photography and bite size video tutorials. 

    Devices: iPad

    A fantastically-designed app to encourage healthy eating.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    The world’s most effective weight loss program just got even more fun.

    Devices: iPad

    Lose weight with MyFitnessPal, the fastest and easiest-to-use calorie counter for iOS.

    Devices: iPad

    Omvana is a brilliant idea that allows people to transform the way they meditate in order to make their practice more effective.  Omvana provides its users with over 500 of the world’s most effective transformational audio tracks to help improve every area of life. Some of the most popular categories include body, mind, productivity, lifestyle, relationships, and hypnosis. The “6 Phase Meditation” guides you through different practices over the course of 20 minutes, including forgiveness, gratitude, and connection.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    WebMD for Android helps you with your decision-making and health improvement efforts by providing mobile access 24/7 to mobile-optimized health information and decision-support tools including WebMD’s Symptom Checker, Drugs & Treatments, First Aid Information and Local Health Listings. 

    Devices: Android

    Get everything you love about Active.com on the go, in the palm of your hand! Search and register for activities, read and share health and fitness articles and much more!

    Devices: Android

    DreamyKid Meditation App for Kids is an easy-to-use meditation tool that includes kid-friendly guided visualizations, affirmations, and meditations. Kids can listen to selections for promoting relaxation, falling asleep more easily, focusing for school, and more - living a happier and healthier life.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Stop, Breathe & Think is a free mindfulness and meditation app that encourages kids for developing positive habits of mind for kids and adults. Kids can experience guided meditation exercises from their mobile devices. Teachers and Parents who practice mindfulness have more mental clarity and flexibility, are better able to listen and as a result, make better decisions. At Stop, Breathe & Think, they believe that taking a few minutes each day to feel the calm is as important as regular exercise to reduce stress at work and increase engagement and creativity.

    Devices: iPad

    Breathe, Think, and Do with Sesame app helps kids learn to deal with frustrating situations using the "breathe, think, do" method. They'll learn to take long, deep belly breaths to calm down, think of a few strategies to handle the problem, and then do those things. They'll develop resilience as they overcome frustrations and challenges on their own.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Aura is a meditation app with a simple premise: Every day, you get a new, personalized, three-minute meditation. Aura claims to target stress, anxiety, and depression.   The app will ask you to select how you're feeling from a list of options: okay, anxious, sad, great or stressed. Even if you select the same emotion multiple days, the meditation you get will be different each time. Aura also includes a mood tracker so you can see how you're feeling over time, and it offers daily reminders for completing short breathing exercises. You'll also find some of the more standard meditation app features like unguided meditations with nature sounds.

    Devices: iPad

    An especially good choice for the younger users out there, as it was created specifically with students in mind. Smiling Mind offers programs for a variety of age groups, including 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-18 and adults. The app has an easy-to-use interface for keeping track of your progress over time, both in terms of how many sessions you complete and how your emotions change. Families can set up sub-accounts from one login as well. The company behind this app is 100% not-for-profit. They are seeking to create a positive change in the world for every generation.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    This is a great app that allows you to sync your health information with Apple’s Health app. The app is a bit more versatile than most, however, given it can be personalized for the father, grandparents, and other family members. All the standard features are here, too, including calendars, kick counters, names suggestions, and different logs that allow you to track your weight, doctor visits, and daily pregnancy information. You can also use the software to keep a personal diary.

    Devices: iPad