Porter's Picks for Apps

All Free Apps

Words maker-  Come up with words that will maximize your points.  Your opponent is the iphone/ipad with which you share letters.  You win by using the high value letters.

My piggy bank lite- Teaches the value of money and how to count  through positive reinforcement and repetition.

Spelling City- Learn spelling and vocabulary words by playing engaging learning games using any word list.  I like spelling TestMe (practice test) and HangMouse (like hangman).

 

Epic-  The only kids' eBook subscription service that offers thousands of high-quality books from well known publishers

 

First Grade learning games- Mini games to teach reading, spelling, math fractions, compound words, contractions and more!

 

Grade one math:  First step Zoo Picnic- answer questions to ear coins that they can use to buy more animals.  (Counting, addition, subtraction and geometry).

 

Honeybee math- Interactive way to learn math skills while playing games

 

Homophones Free- Reinforces homophone skills.  They have to read each sentence and choose the correctly spelled homophone.