Free iOS App – Laboratory Timer

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/laboratory-timer/id537195348?mt=8

 

Laboratory Timer is an easy to use countdown timer designed to run multiple alarm timers for laboratory at once.
With Laboratory Timer’s gorgeous interface and user friendly navigation, it has never been easier to manage scientific experiments.

To use the Laboratory Timer app just pull down to add a new timer, set the duration and press “Play”.

Key Features:

• Add and run as many timers as you need
• Save preset timers with name and duration
• Pause and resume timers
• Receive notification when the alarms go off

 

Free iOS App: Kaymbu (iPad-based teacher documentation system)

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kaymbu/id625387758?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D4

 

Kaymbu is the iPad-based teacher documentation system to capture the essence of student development and strengthen relationships between home and school. Simplify classroom documentation and eliminate tedious, time- consuming administrative work. Teachers can also share observations with parents with just a few taps, and easily generate student portfolios for parent- teacher conferences or other reporting needs.

 

Free iOS App – Marco Polo Weather

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/marcopolo-weather/id905425870?mt=8

App Store Editors' Choice in 18 Countries!  This app is focused on children age 5 and under.

Explore the fascinating world of weather! Create rainbows, thunderstorms, blizzards, and more as you learn about 9 major weather types.

Have fun while learning – our “digital sandbox” design seamlessly blends education with engaging play. 

Experiment and Discover:
Weather controls allow you to change atmospheric conditions such as temperature, wind speed, precipitation, cloud coverage and so much more. Every choice and combination creates a new weather experience!

•Control 9 different weather conditions: sunny, partly cloudy, cloudy, rain, thunderstorm, snow, blizzard, tornado, and hurricane.
•Choose from 4 different wind speeds – make a pinwheel spin or even fly a kite!
•Adjust the temperature – see the environment change as you go from hot to cold in both Celsius and Fahrenheit.
•Play with 3 mini-games and 55 interactive elements. You can plant flowers and make them bloom, melt an igloo, or have a snowball fight!
•Interact with 3 wacky characters that respond to the weather choices you make: you can dress them in light clothes when it’s hot, give them hot drinks in the cold, or hand them umbrellas when they're wet.
•Add flowers, birds, a snowman or a picnic basket to the scene and see how the different weather types affect them.
•Acquire new vocabulary and build an understanding of weather through age-appropriate narration.

Through self-directed discovery, we expose children to early skills in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), focusing on the following concepts:

•Observe and describe different weather conditions including temperature, cloud cover, and precipitation
•Identify ways in which weather affects daily routines, such as dress and activities
•Determine how weather affects the natural landscape
•Learn about the water cycle and how clouds are formed

Privacy Policy 
We take privacy very seriously. We do not collect or share personal information about you or your child, nor do we allow any third-party advertising. You can see our full policy at http://www.gomarcopolo.com/privacy-policy/

About Us: http://gomarcopolo.com/us/

Free iOS App Today: Percentages Calculator

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/percentages-calculator/id528727630?mt=8

 

Percentages Calculator is the most powerful percentages calculator designed with simplicity and functionality. 

Do you struggle making simple percentage calculations in your head? Struggle no more! With this Percentages Calculator you can now perform useful calculations in a couple of seconds.

Percentage Calculator contains NINE functions:

1) INCREASE A VALUE BY A PERCENT 
e.g. Increase 850 by 20% 

2) DECREASE A VALUE BY A PERCENT 
e.g. Decrease 1020 by 60% 

3)CALCULATE THE PERCENTAGE OF A NUMBER
e.g. How much is 56.98 to 123?

4) CALCULATE PERCENT CHANGE
e.g. If a value originally was 314 and now is 225 by what percent has the value changed? 

5)CALCULATE PERCENT OF A PART VALUE
e.g. 70 is what percentage of 168? 

6) FIND THE ORIGINAL VALUE BEFORE A PERCENT INCREASE 
e.g. If a value is 130 after a 50% increase ,what is the original value before the 
increase? 

7) FIND THE ORIGINAL VALUE BEFORE A PERCENT DECREASE 
e.g. If a value is 116 after a 22% decrease ,what is the original value before the decrease? 

8) x IS y% OF
e.g. 77 is 80% of what? 

9) FRACTION TO PERCENT
e.g. The fraction: 76.89 / 91.89 is the same as what percent?

Percentages Calculator provides the fastest possible launch so you can use your calculator within seconds.
Available for iPhone,iPad and iPod Touch!

– Tested by professionals all over the world and is working to the 100%.
– No flaws and no additional in-app purchases
– Designed with simplicity and functionality
– Universal App
– iPhone 5 ,iPad mini and iOS 6 supported

 

Free iOS App Today: Super Readers – A Dolch Sight Words Based Story Book App That Will Help Turn Your Child Into a Super Reader!

Written by Nathan Smith on . Posted in iOS Apps, Mobile Apps

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/super-readers-dolch-sight/id560348568?mt=8

 

Free in the next two weeks to celebrate the release of our latest app, Little Monster Adventures!

"Super Readers is a really great app for kids. It does an amazing job at helping them improve reading skills…" -TheIpadFan.com

"With 10 different storybook activities to choose from with each based on different reading levels, Super Readers does an amazing job of helping your child improve their reading skills." – Monster Mobile

"Super Readers is a new and fun way for kids to learn and improve their reading fluency." -iHeartThisApp.com

"Few interactive storybooks offer such a nice feature as Super Readers." – Fun2Tap.com

"Super Readers is a nice app for parents and teachers looking to provide students with an independent activity for practicing reading fluency." -FunEducationalApps.com

"As a first garde teacher, I highly recommend this wonderful reading tool." -Lindie's Learning School

Super Readers is a fun and innovative animated storybook. Using the Dolch sight words that your children use in school every day, we created an educational reading app designed to help your child become a better reader.  
Super Readers is comprised of 10 vocabulary controlled stories that are differentiated by the reading levels: End of Kinder, Middle of First, End of First, and Beginning of Second. Within each unique, interactive story, your young reader will be encouraged and supported in their new reading skill.
Reading fluency is an important component of reading that takes practice, and with our animated storybook and voice record feature your child will be thoroughly engaged as they build their confidence in reading!

Features: 
•Automatic word highlighting during narration
•Touch each word on a page to help struggling readers hear the word
•Animations and sound effects add a fun learning environment
•Ability to record the reader’s voice and save each page’s recording
•Stories are differentiated by reading level
•Vocabulary controlled stories 
•Super Readers was created by a credentialed elementary school teacher and a toy developer