With literally thousands of learning apps available, separating the great ones from the garbage can be quite a challenge. If you’re looking for some of the best back to school apps for 2016, iDropped has a great list to make your search a lot easier! The following suggestions are both fun kids and easy on the parental pocketbook, so take a look around and you’re sure to find something to give your kids a leg up in learning.
This fantastic app is free (yes, we said FREE!) and offers up a plethora of information on just about anything imaginable. With over 10,000 videos covering an enormous variety of topics, there’s truly something for everyone. Highlights include math, science, and including an additional 21 mobile apps for kids 2 and up created by early-learning app maker Duck Duck Moose.
Math Blaster:HyperBlast2 HD
Math and Sci-Fi paired perfectly in the space-themed arcade game consisting of eight levels that require kids to problem solve in eight mathematical areas. Fly through the cosmos on a futuristic motorcycle-type hot rod and destroy evil robots by finding the square root of 144. Sound like fun? You bet it is, and well worth the minimal price of $4.99.
This reference app puts a dictionary and thesaurus in your pocket free of charge. Best of all, you can access the app at a moment’s notice, even when you don’t have access to Wi-Fi. With synonyms, antonyms, pronunciation, and over two million definitions, this app is perfect when you need a dictionary in a pinch.
This app makes learning a second language a lot of fun, with short game-like lessons and rewards like hearts and XP (experience points). Get ready to take on Spanish, French, Italian, German or one of many other available languages and you’ll be well on your way to acing your language class.
Do you have any favorite learning apps that you’d like to recommend for our best back to school apps for 2016 list? Please feel free to add your suggestions in the comments below!