Social Studies iPad apps

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google_earthGoogle Earth - NB27 Suggested Grade Level: K-2

Description

Hold the world in the palm of your hand. With Google Earth for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, you can fly to far corners of the planet with just the swipe of a finger. Explore the same global satellite and aerial imagery available in the desktop version of Google Earth, including high-resolution imagery for over half of the world's population and a third of the world's land mass.

montessori_continentsMontessori Continents NB27 Suggested Grade Level:1

Description

Learn the names and locations of all the continents and oceans in the world with this app that beautifully complements the geography material

Recommended by www.IEAR.org as a great app to teach children the fifty states!!  Learn the names and locations of all the fifty states in America with this app that complements geography materials.

stack_the_statesStack the States - NB27 Suggested Grade Level: 1-2

Description

Stack the States makes learning about the 50 states fun! Watch the states actually come to life in this colorful and dynamic game! 

As you learn state capitals, shapes, geographic locations and more, you can actually touch, move and drop the animated states anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of states that reaches the checkered line to win each level.

You earn a random state for every successfully completed level. All of your states appear on your own personalized map of the United States. Try to collect all 50! As you earn more states, you begin to unlock the three free bonus games: Pile Up, Puzzler and Capital Drop. Four games in one!

stack_the_countriesStack the Countries - NB27 Suggested Grade Level:1-2

Description

As you learn country capitals, landmarks, geographic locations and more, you can actually touch, move and drop the animated countries anywhere on the screen. Carefully build a stack of countries that reaches the checkered line to win each level.