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Educational iPad Apps

Math Apps: ($ means the app is not free)

Khan Academy "How-To" Videos and Practice exercises for Elementary through College level mathematics!!!!   And it all works on the iPad!!  Excellent Resource.

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Grade
 Description
Toddler Counting ($)
 PreK, K
Teaches basic counting skills with audio.  Students see and hear the numbers!
Preschool Numbers ($)
 PreK, K
Learn numbers by sight, sound, and touch. 
A Bee Sees
 PreK, K
Learning letters, numbers, and colors with sight, sound, and touch. 
Ace Kids Math Games HD Free Lite - for iPad
 PreK-4Counting, addition, and subtraction practice with visual aids. 
Jot!Free
 K-12Fast, simple whiteboard.  Sketch with your fingers or a stylus.  Add textboxes easily for notes.  Export to iPhoto or email. 
gFlash+ Flashcards and Tests
 K-12+Create and share flashcards on GoogleDocs and practice on your iPad or iPhone.  You can also take practice tests to make sure you are ready for that upcoming quiz or test. 
Dictionary.com

K-12+
Dictionary and Thesaurus
Overdrive Media Console
  K-12+
Download ebooks and audiobooks from local (and non-local libraries). 
Jungle Coins ($)
 K-6A fun and interactive way for kids to  Identify and Compare coins. Count coin value; Reinforce coin skills by calculating correct change; Track progress with your Score.
Rocket Math ($)
 
 K-8Solve math problems to earn money to buy parts for your customizable rocket.  Missions range in difficulty: money, counting, fractions/decimals/percents, arithmetic, shapes (2D & 3D), and much more!!  56 math missions so far!
MathBoard
 K-8 Problem Solver for Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication and Division problems with integers -1000 to 1000.  Random problem generation, timed and non-timed quiz options (up to 250 questions per quiz).
Kids Math Pad (Grades 1, 2, and 3) ($)
 
1, 2, or 3
Simple and easy to use math drill apps for your 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grader! The questions in Kids Math Pad were specifically designed for each grade level. 
Splash Math- 3rd Grade Comprehensive Math Notebook ($)
 
 316 chapters covering over 200 math skills and an endless supply of problems that are highly interactive.  Enables students to learn various math concepts at his or her own pace. After each question, the app appropriately chooses the next question.  Track your child's progress easily.  Topics include: Place Value, Number Sense, Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication Facts, Division Facts, Time, Customary Measurements, Metric Measurements, Geometry, Data and Probability, Fractions, Decimals, Multiplication, Division, and Money.
iTooch Math Grade 5 ($)
 
5
60 chapters with lessons, examples, and figures.  5 thematic units: NUMBERS & OPERATIONS, FRACTIONS, MEASURING & ESTIMATING, GRAPHS & STATS and GEOMETRY.  More than 4,500 questions, with clues, detailed explanations and images.  Two modes for answering questions: practice and graded.
Based on US national standards.
Math Drills Lite
(there is a paid version too)
 1-6Graphically rich and fun environment allows students to learn the basic math skills around addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division, while exploring solutions using number lines, wooden blocks, facts, and hints.  Students have their own personalized settings, scores and test history. 
Math Bingo ($)
 1-6This fun and interactive app, from the makers of ABCya.com, lets you customize your avatar as you practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division facts at 3 different levels.
Math Magic ($)
 1-6Practice addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division with visual models at 4 different levels to earn rewards.
Math Tour ($)
 1-6+Make arithmetic fun as you work on your mathematical skills and do a virtual journey around the world.  Start your tour in North America. Unlock the other continents: Europe and Oceania.
Make Change - Money counting math game for iPad ($)
 1-6+Practice counting change and doing addition problems.  Slide coins across a surface of your choice. Stack change below the line until you have the amount shown on the register display and check your answer.  Three difficulty levels, from 50 cents to 5 dollars.
A Math Regrouping App: Addition and Subtraction HD
 1-6+Solve regrouping problems as you would with pen and paper...write out your carry-overs and borrows using your finger.  Two and three digit questions are presented.  
Tic Tac Math Universal ($)
 1-6Offers practice in four skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication or division) as you play through a Tic Tac Toe game.  Challenging one, two or three digit number equations.   Includes a scratch pad for figuring out answers

Tic Tac Math Fractions ($)
1-8
Improves skills with Fractions (addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division) using a fun game like Tic Tac Toe. 
ThatQuiz Math ($)
 
 K-12+Optimized app for math practice.  Without a network, connection, test yourself with hundreds of easily configurable math tests. Areas include basic arithmetic, multiplication tables, geometry, algebra, sets, measurement, graphing, money, calculus, exponents, fractions, decimals, time, probability, and much more.  Visit the web site www.thatquiz.org to try before purchasing.
Sudoku Math ($)
 2-12+6 grid sizes, ranging from 4x4 to 9x9.  Various difficulty levels. 
Math Sheet Calculator
3-12
Mimics a sheet of paper you use to write down your calculation. The result of the calculation is depicted on the electronic paper along with the history and results of previous calculations.  Very easy to use.
myHomework
 4-12+Keep track of homework, classes, projects, and tests.  View your assignments in either a daily or calendar view.  Don't forget any more assignments ever again!!!
Wikipanion for iPad
 4-12+Access wikipedia on your iPad through this app.
Free Graphing Calculator
 
 6-12+A very intuitive and well-laid out scientific (Square root, cube root, nth root, natural log, log base 10, log of arbitrary base, absolute value, factorial, permutations (nPr), combinations (nCr), modulus, random integer, bell curve, cumulative normal distribution, decimal to fraction) and graphing calculator (up to 4 graphs at once, find intersections and roots, zoom in and out, table of values) for FREE!!  Unit converter and math/science references and tools.  Too much to mention!!
SPARKvue
 
 6-12+SPARKvue brings real-time measurement, data visualization, and analysis to science and math education everywhere.  You can use the app to collect data from the internal accelerometer in your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad. With no external sensor connected, the app defaults to measuring the resultant acceleration from the internal accelerometer.
Geometry Test
 
 6-12+ 

Fun application to practice and master key Geometry concepts. Rich set of questions, helpful hints and history feature allows the kids, parents and teachers to identify areas of strength and focus on areas that need positive reinforcement.

Sketchpad Explorer
 
 6-12+Sketchpad Explorer allows you to interact with, and investigate, any document created in Sketchpad. With a simple, powerful multi-touch interface, Sketchpad Explorer puts mathematical comprehension at your fingertips.  Drag, manipulate and animate visual mathematics to develop and generalize your understanding of fundamental concepts across elementary math, geometry, algebra, trigonometry, calculus, and beyond.
DataAnalysis
   6-12+A general purpose app for the plotting and analysis of all types of data that can be formulated as x,y pairs.  Find the curve of best fit (and regression equation). 
PocketCAS Lite or Pro
6-12+
Solve and graph almost any math problem using the powerful mathematical keyboard and functions list. 
SpaceTime ($)
 6-12+A powerful graphing calculator app on your iPad!!  Solve limits, derivatives and integrals with MobileCAS®.  Graph 2D and 3D functions.  Who needs a TI-83+??
WolframAlpha ($)

 
 6-12+Extremely useful resource for students in mathematics and science (has social studies resources as well).  This app will solve any Mathematics problem, providing definitions, graphical displays, and explanations.  POWERFUL resource!!  
Quick Graph
 
 6-12+Graphic calculator app that displays both 2D and 3D expressions in all standard coordinate systems.  Libraries of commonly used equations.  Zoom and move/rotate graphs and copy them to a document! 
iMathematics
 
 7-12Over 700 formulas, definitions, and theorems; 8 utilities including a scientific calculator, a quadratic equation solver, fraction approximator, graphic calculator, systems and matrices solver, and math glossary.  Quizzes on the topics also.
Math Ref Free
 7-12+Formulas, tips, figures, definitions, and examples for Algebra, Geometry, Trig, Calculus, Finance, Discrete, and Physics.
Geometry Stash ($)
 8-12+Access the most commonly used theorems, postulates, and corollaries.


iPads for Education - A great resource for schools looking to incorporate iPads into their classrooms.  Suggested activities and apps for MANY subjects.
iPad Curriculum - Math, Social Studies, Science, and Literature Apps that would enhance any curriculum!

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