National Science Day: Apps Apple wants students to use


Today is National Science Day. The day marks the discovery of the Raman effect by Indian physicist Sir C. V. Raman on February 28, 1928. Tech giant Apple has its own Swift programming language that lets anyone learn, write and teach code. It has also shared a list of learning apps for kids and students in various age groups. One such app is Swift Playgrounds for first-time coders. It is an iPad app and comes with built-in Learn to Code lessons to use real code to solve puzzles and meet characters. Other apps are:
PlayKids — Cartoons and games
It is an online learning app for kids between 2 and 8 years. It has content in 7 languages and encourages kids to learn by playing.
Montessori Preschool, Kids 3-7
Montessori Preschool covers phonics, reading, writing, numbers, colours, shapes, nursery rhymes, colouring and even coding.
Sago Mini World: Kids Games
The online learning app helps kids build, create, and pretend with thoughtfully designed games that spark imagination and curiosity.
Khan Academy Kids
Khan Academy Kids is a free, educational app that offers thousands of activities and books that will inspire a lifetime of learning and discovery for children ages 2-8.
Papumba: Games for Kids 2-7
It is a play-based educational app for kids aged 2-7 years with more than 500 activities.
TABI Learning — Primary school
TABI Learning is a learning app that offers educational activities for kids 8-12 years. They can learn about math, science, reading, social studies and more while travelling through time.
ANTON: Primary school learning
ANTON is a free learning app for primary school. It offers an all-in-one curriculum for all subjects.
Fiete Math Climber
Fiete Math Climber is a math app that has kids solving hundreds of math tasks.
May the Forces Be With You
It is an educational and fun game to learn the fundamental concepts of forces and physics. Students can learn pulley work, inclined planes, levers, magnetic forces, pendulums, gravity, etc.
Barefoot World Atlas
Barefoot World Atlas is an interactive app that allows children to explore an enticing, spinning world packed with animated icons, soundscape and interactive quizzes.
Chegg Study — Homework Help
The app offers personalised support for each of your courses — from homework to exams.
Froggipedia is a constructive learning Apple AR app, which helps explore and discover the unique life cycle and intricate anatomical details of a frog.