15 Free Science iPad Apps for Kids
- AirMicroPad (for use with the wireless microscope ProScope Mobile) - free
This application is for wireless microscope "AirMicro" and also "ProScope Mobile". It can display and preserve a picture captured with "AirMicro" and "ProScope Mobile" as well.
- Arctic Express - free
“Arctic Express” – is a 3d presentation of a tanker, that unique in its class. Easy to navigate, interesting to discover. Watch the gallery with real photos of the ship, find out the way it floats, study its main features, fly around, see the model of the ship in the way you want.
- BrainPOP Featured Movie - free
Bring learning to your fingertips with the BrainPOP Featured Movie app for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Watch a different animated movie every day, then test your new knowledge with an interactive quiz – free!
- BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week - free
Bring learning to your fingertips with the BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week app for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch. Get a different animated movie every week and check out related quizzes and educational activities - free! BrainPOP Jr. site subscribers can log in and access all BrainPOP Jr. content directly from the app.
- Complexity Science - free
A beautifully illustrated interactive introduction to complexity science—a whole new way of understanding our world. Each characteristic of complexity science is presented in an engaging and non-technical way.
- Curiosity Machine - free
The Curiosity Machine is a collection of exciting (and sometimes very challenging) experiments and projects designed to encourage curiosity, creativity and persistence!
- Khan Archiver: KhanAcademy Educational Videos on the Go - free
The Khan Academy is an organization on a mission. We're a not-for-profit with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education to anyone anywhere.
- Pearson Education Third Grade Science - free
With Scott Foresman Science on the iPad, you’ll spend less time planning for science and more time actually doing science.
- Ready Set STAAR Test Practice App - free
Ready Set STAAR is an interactive resource that provides sample science test questions as practice for the Texas STAAR Science exam. Questions are grouped by grade level 3, 4, or 5, and are provided in both English and Spanish.
- Science Bear - free
Science Bear will help you review the basic concepts from middle school physical science with over 200 questions and links to dozens of videos. Test your knowledge on motion, forces, density, solids, liquids, gases, astronomy, atoms, periodic table, chemistry, and more!
- Science Glossary - free
A glossary of scientific terms and short biographies that support our science education website, http://www.visionlearning.com. All definitions link to related terms and to free, detailed science learning modules.
- Science Learning Hub - free
Explore this free SciTV education app and discover New Zealand's innovative science and technology through video clips and images featured on the NZ Science Learning Hub (www.sciencelearn.org.nz) where you will find more learning resources, interactives, people profiles and stories
- Science360 for iPad - free
The National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video from around the globe and a news feed featuring breaking news from NSF-funded institutions.
- VideoScience - free
A growing library of over 80 hands-on Science lessons that are great for home and the classroom. These short videos demonstrate inexpensive and easy to recreate experiments that are designed to inspire and excite kids of all ages.
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