Contrary to popular beliefs, iPhones are not just about disarming styles to impress people. There is a lot of information to be had with the help of the educational apps available on the app stores for iPhone. Here are some particularly good ones.
Brain know-how. Find out more about your brain with the help of this app. It tells you how the brain works, about the different regions of the brain and its functionalities and how they are achieved.
Lumosity Brain Trainer
Train your brain. This app helps you improve your brain by improving memory, processing power, attention etc through fun and challenging games. You can check your improvement over time with the BPI (Brain Performance Index) that comes with the app.
PBS KIDS Video
Videos for your kids. Now you can watch PBS KIDS television show’s videos anywhere. It has over a thousand videos from shows like Dinosaur Train, Curious George. Each week, a ‘Weekly Pick’ will help increase the children’s interest in reading, science, math etc.
Jake’s Never Land Pirate School
A fun filled app with a pirate theme that has classes such as sailing, playing instruments, using maps and spyglasses, solving mazes etc. For all these activities, there are Badges of Honor to be earned and also an Official Never Land Pirate Certificate.
Spanish FREE 24/7 Language Learning
Free Spanish lessons. Spanish Free 24/7 Language Learning is a self-contained app that helps you learn or brush up your Spanish in a fun and easy way. It contains audio for words, fun games, flash card methods that will help you in picking up the language fast.
Education at your fingertips. An educational app that helps students keep track of assignments and courses, take better notes etc. It features the world’s largest online catalog of free educational materials from leading institutions. Students can synchronize their audio/video lectures with their notes, view presentations and read books and share information.
Paint Sparkles Draw – My First Coloring Book HD
Fun coloring book. This app features beautiful colors and graphics which children will love. It features bright crayons, brush tools, color pallet, multi touch finger coloring which makes it all the more fun. Saving to gallery options, lots of coloring pages and countless categories ensure hours of fun.
Toca Hair Salon 2
Get your kids creative. Unleash your kid’s creativity with this app that lets you do almost anything that can be done in a salon including cutting, trimming, curling, straightening, styling hair. It features a range of tools like scissors, combs, curlers and straighteners. Also includes a camera booth for the new look.
A fun way to learn math. Mathmateer Free is an app that includes math, as part of missions in rocket flying games. Different modes of difficulty, medal awards (bronze, silver and gold) and high scores ensure hours of fun that children can have while learning math.
Phone for kids – All in one activity center for children HD
A fun filled educational app. Phone for kids is an app that houses various activities that are fun and educational. Featuring bright and beautiful graphics, it has lots of educational activities and games that cover various topics such as letters, numbers, shapes, colors, animals etc.