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Device: iPod


A.L.E.X. is a fun puzzle game and a great way to train your brain. A.L.E.X. helps you think and plan logically as you program your robot A.L.E.X. with a sequence of commands to get through each level from start to finish.

Category:Learn to code
DeviceiPad, iPod
ABC Alphabet Phonics

Warning: Your child will keep begging for your iPhone or iPad after they try this app.

Photo Touch is an exciting educational game that helps your child rapidly learn the ABC by sight, sound, and touch. The interface is so easy to use that even a 9 month old baby will delight in using this app. Ideal for ages 0 to 6.

DeviceiPad, iPod
ABC Pocket Phonics

Allows children to trace letters and repeat their sounds. PocketPhonics is used in over a hundred UK primary schools and pre-schools to teach kids letter sounds, first words and handwriting. It follows the national curriculum. Independent research (see found children learnt nine times as fast using PocketPhonics as compared to a classroom lesson.

Category:Improve Phonics
DeviceiPad, iPod

This app is best used by teachers rather than pupils. It lets you record audio and uploads it to where it can be embedded in blogs. Great for capturing short recordings of pupils explaining, reading out work or performances.  Use the iPhone version on an iPad as the iPad version only lets you listen to uploaded content.

DeviceiPad, iPod
KS2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6

Program the beebot to navigate a series of courses that get progressively harder

Category:Learn to code
DeviceiPad, iPod
Busybundle 1

Six educational games from Busythings Ltd for very young children aged between 3 to 5.

Navigate the helicopter to rescue cows from the trees and place them in the matching baths. At later levels you will need to cage the monster first!

Five further games include creating crazy outfits for the baby, making animated street scenes, answering simple sums with a bungee jumping pink man, practising sound discrimination and plugging a hole in the road with the correct shape! Parents can adjust settings to make the games suitable for different ages and abilities. 

DeviceiPad, iPod
Cato's Hike

Essentially, 'Cato’s Hike' is a universal game for the iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch to teach kids and young children basic programming skills. The younger ones will obviously enjoy solving levels using simpler coding techniques but the hope is the older ones will pick up more advanced concepts like loops and branching as well as even more advanced concepts like a basic stack or memory! 

Category:Learn to code
DeviceiPad, iPod
KS1, KS2, Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6
Chicken Coop Fractions

Estimate the decimal equivalent of each fraction by placing it on a number line

DeviceiPad, iPod

Make as many words as you can from the random selection of letters. Challenging and fun. (Android £1.49)

DeviceiPad, iPod, Android
KS1, KS2
codeSpark Academy

Set in the animated world of Foosville, where the character of the Glitch is wreaking havoc, the app offers scenes where players need to help the inhabitants to do something. In one puzzle, kids create a program so the policewoman can reach her favorite doughnut. In another, they must help a construction worker fill a chasm with rubber tires so that he can hop over them to reach his trusted hammer. Kids will play through numerous programming puzzles, set in different locations -- including the town, outer space, and a diner.

This coding app is free for schools and for consumers there is a free Hour of Code experience

Category:Learn to code
DeviceiPad, iPod
EYFS, KS1, KS2, Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6
Comic Life 3

Comic Life is the funnest, easiest and fastest way ever to create photo comics on a mobile device. Your comics come to life with our integrated reader on brilliant iOS displays. Easily go from taking photos to creating full comics all on one device with full page templates and panel layouts. Bring in photos from Photobooth or your library, and use the powerful editing and design tools to get exactly the look you want. 

DeviceiPad, iPod
KS1, KS2
Create a Car

Create a car and drive it! Create a Car is a top-selling creativity app for children ages 3 to 6. The app has been featured in numerous print publications and is an Apple "Staff Favorite."

Create a Car is developed specifically for young children

DeviceiPad, iPod
Custom Soundboard

The easiest and fastest soundboard and voice memo recorder in the app store!

Hold a tile to record a sound with the built-in microphone. 

Tap the tile to play the sound back.

Swipe left and right to change pages.

Tap a tile with 2 fingers to SHARE / NAME / DELETE your sounds.

It's that simple! Tile layout makes it super simple to find the sounds you want to play.  

DeviceiPad, iPod
EYFS, KS1, KS2, EYFS, Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6
Decibel 10th

Decibel 10th turns your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch into a professional sound meter, precisely measures the sound pressure level all around you. This extremely useful and beautiful tool will not only be a great tool for many uses but also bring you a lot of fun. Have you wondered how quiet is your room or how loud is a rock concert or sport event? Decibel 10th will help you answer all those right now.

Category:Data Logging
DeviceiPad, iPod

Also show synonyms for each word. Has speech recognition so you can speak your words.

DeviceiPad, iPod
Do Ink Green Screen

Click here to watch our short video tutorial (login needed).

Featured in "Best New Apps in Education" in iTunes. Green Screen by Do Ink makes it easy to create incredible green screen videos and images right on your iPad. Classroom-tested by kids and teachers, this app emphasizes ease-of-use and simplicity while still enabling you to get fantastic results. With Green Screen by Do Ink, you can tell a story, explain an idea, and express yourself in truly creative and unique ways. 

DeviceiPad, iPod
EYFS, KS1, KS2, EYFS, Y1, Y2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6
Doodle Buddy

Draw and paint and add stamps, export to the camera roll. You can collaborate with other users on the same wifi network too.

DeviceiPad, iPod
Excel Online

Create, edit and share Excel spreadsheets.

KS2, Y3, Y4, Y5, Y6
Fill The Cup

Four games covering different concepts. Use rods to learn how to add numbers together.

Fill the cup using equivalent fractions. Balance 1 is addition and Balance 2 is multiplication.

DeviceiPad, iPod
KS1, KS2