The Blooming Apps

The Skill
 The Apps       
 The Experiences
Create
Invent
Plan
Compose
Construct
Design
Imagine
Produce
Devise

 http://bit.ly/thebloomingapps
Content Curated by Kathy Beck,
Instructional Technology Coordinator

This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.
 Animation Desk

Animoto Video Maker


 Audioboo

 Animator Creator

Artist Corner



 Bunsella
 
Collins Big Cat Apps
8 Different App Stories
Create a Comic
Davinci Note
 Doodle Buddy
 
 Dragon Dictation
Drawing Box
Draw Something

FlipBook Lite
 
Funny Movie Maker

Glow Draw
 harmonius.
 iDraw

 iMotion HD

Inkflow


iTalk Recorder
i Tell a Story
Little Story Maker
 
Magisto
https://itunes.apple.com/app/magisto-magical-video-editor/id486781045?ign-mpt=uo%3D6&mt=8

Make Beliefs Comix
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/make-beliefs-comix/id795026580?mt=8

 


Mooklet
Music Sparkles
Night Zookeeper
   
Origami
Paint Sparkles

 Picturebook
 Pixlr-o-matic


PixnTell
 
Prezi
Puppet Pals
 
 QuickVoice Recorder
 Qwiki
 Rhythm Quiz
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rhythm-quiz/id397813946?mt=8

ScreenChomp
Shared Paper Lite
 Show Me Interactive Whiteboard

Singing Fingers
https://itunes.apple.com/au/app/singing-fingers-hd/id424724387?mt=8


Skitch
Sock Puppets




StoriesUnbound

 StoryBots
 StoryBuddy2 Lite
 Story Creator
 StoryLines

 StoryKit
Story Time
Tellagami
Tell A Tale
 Tinkerbox HD
TinyTap

 Toontastic
 
 
 Videolicious

Virtuoso Piano
VoiceThread
Whiteboard Lite
Zooburst
 123D Sculpt

 30 Hands

   
 The app allows students to create a variety of products, demonstrating evidence of their learning.



Click on the Name
of the App to the
right
to go
to a page with a
brief description
of the app.

Animation Desk, Animoto, Audioboo, Animator Creator, Artist Corner, Bunsella,
Collins Big Cat Apps, Create a Comic, Davinci Note, Doodle Buddy, Dragon Dictation,
 Drawing Box, Draw SomethingFlipBook Lite, Funny Movie Maker, Glow Drawharmonius, iDraw, iMotion HD, Inkflow,  iTalk Recorder, i Tell a Story, Little Story Maker, Magisto, Make Beliefs ComixMooklet, Music Sparkles, Night Zookeeper, OrigamiPaint Sparkles, Picturebook,
Pixlr-o-matic, Pixn Tell, Prezi, Puppet Pals, QuickVoice Recorder, Qwiki, Rhythm Quiz, Screen Chomp, Shared Paper Lite, Show Me, Skitch, Singing Fingers, Sock Puppets, StoriesUnbound, Storybots, StoryBuddy 2 Lite, Story Creator, Story Lines, StoryKit, Story Time, Tellagami, Tell a TaleTinkerBox HD, TinyTapToontastic, Videolicious, Virtuoso Piano, VoiceThread, Whiteboard Lite, Zooburst, 123D Sculpt, 30 Hands,
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Evaluate
Assess
Justify
Prioritize
Recommend
Decide
Rate
Choose
Check
Hypothesize
Critique
Experiment
Judge
Test
Detect
Monitor
 
 Accelerated Reader

 AllTrails Hiking and Mountain Biking Trails

Comics in the Classroom
 Edmodo
 Goodreads

 Google Search
 Groupboard Collaborative Whiteboard
History Calendar

History Here

History Today

  

 
Historypin

iNaturalist
 LeafSnap

 Pocket Wavepad

 Popplet
 Project Noah
 Rhythm Quiz
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rhythm-quiz/id397813946?mt=8

  
Voki
Use with
 Rover Browser

 Science House


 SciSpy
 Side by Side with Dropbox Support

Solve the Outbreak

Splice
 
T-Charts
  US Constitution

What Was There


 WildObs Observer
 The app facilitates students efforts to evaluate information in a variety of media forms.



Click on the
Name of the
App to the
right 
to go
to a page
with a brief description of
the app.

 Accelerated Reader, AllTrails, Comics in the Classroom, Edmodo, Goodreads, Google Search, Groupboard Collaborative Whiteboard, History Calendar, History HereHistorypin, History Today, iNaturalist, Leafsnap, Pocket Wavepad, Popplet, Project Noah, Rover, Rhythm QuizScience House Video Science, SciSpySide by Side, Solve the OutbreakSplice, T-Charts, US Constitution, What Was There, WildObs Observer,
Voki (use with Rover browser)
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 Analyze
Compare
Explain
Examine
Categorize
Identify
Contrast
Investigate
Organize
Outline
Structure
Integrate
 
 Energy for Life

Flipboard
Gooru
Go Sky Watch
Healthy Heroes
 

 History:Maps of the World

 Idea Sketch
 I Know - Quiz

ImageLoop

 Learn World Geography


 Library of Congress Virtual Tour
MarineLifeHD
MathRef
 Mindmapper Lite
Mindmeister
Muldiv

 
NeoKate
NeoPaul
NYPL Biblion: World's Fair
   

Photoshop Express
PicsArt Photo Studio


Powers of Minus Ten - Bones


 Read It
 Recycle Hero

 Science360
 SimpleMind
 3D Cell Simulation
 3D Brain
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/3d-brain/id331399332?mt=8

TapQuiz Maps

 
 Today's Document
Today in History
  Total Recall
 TourWrist
 Word Cloud

 
 The app supports students' efforts to analyze data, content and concepts.



Cli
ck on the
Name of the
App to the right

to go to a page
with a brief description
of the app.
Go Sky Watch, Gooru, Energy for Life, Flipboard, Healthy Heroes, History:Maps of the World, Idea Sketch, I Know-Quiz, ImageLoopLearn World Geography,
Library of Congress Virtual Tour, Marine Life HD, Math Ref, Mindmapper Lite, Mindmeister, Muldiv, NeoKate, NeoPaul, NYPL Biblion World's Fair, Photoshop Express, PicsArt Photo Studio, Powers of Minus Ten - BoneRead It, Recycle Hero, Science 360, Simple Mind, 3D Simulation, 3D BrainTapQuiz Maps, Today's Document, Today in History, Total RecallTourWrist, Word Cloud

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  Apply
Show
Complete
Use
Classify
Examine
Illustrate
Solve
Implement
Carry Out
Execute
 
 ABC Magnetic Letters
 
Air Sketch
 American Revolution Interactive Timeline

Axiom
 

Bloomberg
Build a Word Express
*Butterfly Math
Capzles


CatchNotes

 Cargo-Bot



 *Cimo Spelling
 Counting Money

Database
 Doceri
EduCreations
 
Financial Football
 
 5 Dice
 
Fotobabble
 
Fractions


 Free Spreadsheet
 
Graphing Calculator
Hakitzu
Elite

 Haiku Deck

 Hopscotch HD
Idea Flight
 
iFactor Quadratics


iMathematics!

Jot

Jumbled Sentences
(5 Levels)
 Kodable
*Ladybug Math
 
 LineTime Presidents Edition
 
 Math Minute

Mathway
Mathmateer
Math Quizzer
Motion Math Zoom
Multiplication Genius
NumberLines

Oh No Fractions

Our Story
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/our-story/id436758256?mt=8

Oovoo

 

 
 Pizza Fractions
 
Poetry Creator
Quick Graph
 
 ScreenChomp
 ShowMe Interactive Whiteboard
 Sliderocket Player

 Sparklefish
Spelling City


Storyboards 3D
 
 Talking Tom and Ben
Talking  Tom Cat
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/talking-tom-cat/id377194688?mt=8
 
Tanagram Lite
Thinglink
 TimeLine Eons
 
Times Table Lite
 

Times Tables

 
TouchCalc
World's Worst Pet
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/worlds-worst-pet-vocabulary/id730540095

 Words With Friends
 The app gives students the opportunity to apply what they have learned.



Click on the
Name of the
App to the
right
to go
to a page
with a brief description of
the app.

ABC Magnetic Alphabet LettersAir Sketch, American Revolution Interactive Timeline, Axiom, Bloomberg, BuildAWord Express, *Butterfly Math Addition, Capzles, CatchNotes, Cargo-Bot, Cimo Spelling, Counting MoneyDatabase, Doceri, EduCreations, Financial Football, 5 DiceFotobabble, Fractions, Free Spreadsheet, Graphing Calculator, Haiku Deck, Hakitzu EliteHopscotch HD, Idea FlightiFactor Quadratics, iMathematics!, Jot, Kodable*Ladybug Math, Line Time Presidents Edition, Mathway, Mathmateer, Math Minute, Math Quizzer, Motion Math Zoom, Multiplication Genius, Numberlines, Oh No Fractions, Our Story, OovooPizza Fractions, Poetry Creator, Quick GraphScreen Chomp, Show Me, Sliderocket Player, Sparklefish, Spelling CityStoryboard 3D, Talking Tom and Ben, Talking Tom CatTanagram Lite, Thinglink (Curate, Presentation, Photo), Time Line Eons,  Times Table Lite, Times TablesTouchCalc, Words With Friends, World's Worst Pet
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Understand
Explain
Compare
Discuss
Restate
Predict
Translate
Outline
Interpret
Summarize
Infer
Paraphrase
Explain
Exemplify
 
 Agnitus Learning Games

 Big Fork


BMI
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bmi-calculator/id292796789?mt=8https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bmi-calculator-weight-tracker/id498829651?mt=8https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bmi-calculator-app-free/id477745468?mt=8
 Calorie Counter

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/calorie-counter-by-fatsecret/id364140848?mt=8
Carb Counter


Common Core Standards
Dictionary & Thesaurus
EMD PTE

  
Earthquake

Evernote
First Aid

Fitness Pro
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/fitness-pro/id336826731?mt=8
 Free Dictionary
Globe for Ipad

Galaxies
Google Earth
Go Meals

Grocery IQ
 Healthy Heroes
 
How to Draw
How Stuff Works
Human Kinetics Now
Hurricanes
 iCell
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/hudsonalpha-icell/id364882015?mt=8

Idioms Lite
 
IQ Test
 iTunes U
  Khan Academy

Learn French
Lose It

 German Tutor

  Learn Spanish

 Learn Spanish

 
 Leafsnap
 Lino
 

*Model Me Going Places

 Molecules
Morpho

NASA
News-O-Matic
Nexercise

 
 
Ocean Science
PE Geek


 Phonics Genius
Pocket Penguins
Polldaddy
Scoreboard
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/scoreboard-hd/id411084404?mt=8
 Skype
Stuck on Earth

 TED
 Interactive Telling Time

Tornadoes
 
Video Biology
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/video-biology/id377011725?mt=8

Video Science
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/videoscience/id333284085?mt=8

Vote Kiosk

 Wildfires

 
 The app requires students to demonstrate understanding of a concept.





Click on the
Name of the
App to the
right 
to go
to a page
with a brief description
of the app.

 Agnitus Learning Games, BMI, Calorie Counter, Carb CounterCommon Core Standards, Dictionary & Thesaurus, Earthquakes, EMD PTE, Evernote, First Aid, Fitness ProFree Dictionary, Galaxies, Globe for Ipad, Go MealsGoogle Earth, Grocery IQ, Healthy Heroes, How to Draw, How Stuff Works, Human KineticsHurricanes, iCell,
Idioms Lite, IQ Test, iTunes U, Khan Academy, Leafsnap, Learn French,
Learn German Tutor, Learn Spanish, Learn Spanish Mindsnacks, Lino, Lose It,
*Model Me Going Places, Molecules, Morpho, NASA, NexerciseNews-O-Matic,
Ocean Science, PE GeekPhonics Genius, Pocket Penguins, Polldaddy, Scoreboard,   Skype, Stuck on Earth, TED, Interactive Telling Time
, Tornadoes, Video Biology, Video ScienceVote Kiosk, Wildfires
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Remember
Describe
Name
Relate
List
Write
Find
Tell
Recognize
Identify
Retrieve
Locate
Find
 
3 Ring

3D Brain
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/3d-brain/id331399332?mt=8

 AudioBooks

  *Bitsboard
 Blio
 Bluster!
BrainPop

 Constitution

Cursive Writing


Discover USA
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/discover-usa/id584390185?mt=8

 Dropbox
 Duolingo
https://itunes.apple.com/app/duolingo-learn-spanish-french/id570060128?mt=8

   
Easy Bib
Endless Alphabet
 ePaper
Era of Dino

  
 A+ Flashcards
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/a+-flashcards-free/id352320289?mt=8

 Flashcards Deluxe
 Flashcardlet
 FlashCards HD
Free Flashcards Study Helper
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/free-flashcards-study-helper/id333253443



 Free Books
Gooru


 *Grammar Jammers Primary
iBooks
 iDoNotepad

inClass
 Instagrok
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/instagrok/id777873941

iStoryBooks
Kindle
  
 *Letter School

 *Little Matchups ABC


*Little Puzzles


*Little Sorter


*Little Writer

 
List Lite
LiveBinders
 Math Blaster Addition

 Math Blaster

 Math Drills
 MeeGenius


My Congress
My Homework Student Planner

OverDrive
PaperPort Notes
Pearltrees
Penultimate
Phonics Studio
 
 

 Pinterest

 Pocket (Read it Later)
QR Reader
Scan


Science Glossary
https://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/science-glossary/id331657060?mt=8



 Scoop it!
* See. Touch. Learn
*Sight Words
Space Race Card Match
Stack the Countries

 Stack the States

Storia


StoryMouse
 

STUDYBLUE
Symbaloo
 
 Talking Mail
* Telling Time

vBookz PDF Voice Reader
 WordWeb Dictionary

Wunderlist

 
Zite
  
 The app requires students to remember concepts and facts.




Click on the Name of the App to the
right
to go to
a page with a brief
description
of the app.

 AudioBooks, Bitsboard, Blio, Bluster!, BrainPopConstitution, Cursive Writing,
Discover USA, Dropbox, Duolingo, Easy Bib, Endless Alphabet, ePaper, Era of Dino,
A+ FlashcardsFlashcardsFlashcards, FlashCards HD, Free Books, Free Flashcards Study Helper, Gooru, Grammar Jammers Primary, iBooks, iDoNotepadinClass, Instagrok, iStoryBooks, Kindle, *Letter School, *Little Matchups ABC,*Little Puzzles, *Little Sorter ABC, *Little Writer, List! lite, LiveBinders, Math Blaster Addition, Math Blaster, Math Drills, MeeGenius, My Homework Student Planner*Number Lines, OverDrive, PaperPort Notes, Pearltrees, Penultimate, Phonics StudioPinterest, QR Reader, Scan, Science Glossary, Scoop it!*See.Touch.Learn., *Sight Words, Space Race Card Match, Stack the Countries, Stack the States, Storia, Story MouseSTUDYBLUE, Symbaloo, Talking Mail, *Telling Time, 3 Ring, 3D BrainvBookz, WordWeb Dictionary, Wunderlist, Zite

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 * Apps: Useful for special needs students

 
This work is a
broad spectrum
of free apps
 This work compiled by:
Kathy Beck, Instructional Technology Coordinator
Karen Van Vliet, Media Coordinator

Contact Information - kjkbeck@gmail.com, kbeck@iss.k12.nc.us 
pinktechnologygirl@gmail.com, @pinktechgirl Twitter

kvanvliet@iss.k12.nc.us

Last Updated 4/10/14

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