A list of really Useful Apps we use in School

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A list of really useful Apps we use in school

On this page you will find a list of really useful apps that we use in school that we would recommend you download and use at home or in school.

App Name

Price

Use / Description /  Area of curriculum

Puppet Pals

 

Free / £2.99

Literacy / Oracy / Welsh etc

Create animations / videos involving pictures you take, records movement and sound.

Book Creator

 

£2.99

All Subjects

Create fabulous books about a range of topics, adding pictures and videos.

iMovie

 

£2.99

All Subjects

Create movies, videos and movie trailers.  Very useful for story writing to create movie trailers for stories.

Morfo

 

 

Collins Big Cat App

 

69p

 

 

 

 

 

Free

Literacy / Oracy / Welsh

Create a moving animation from a still picture that will also use sound.

 

 

Literacy / Reading / Oracy

Excellent series of reading books that can be read to the child, read by the child and where the child can create a story!

Green Screen Movie FX

 

£1.49

Literacy / Oracy / Drama / History

Have your very own green screen on any colour wall, children can act in front of a picture or moving image.

Coach’s Eye

 

£2.99

PE / Science / Geography

A video camera that allows you to slow down the picture to a frame by frame rate where you can annotate over the video.

Popplet

 

Free / £4.99

All Subjects

An excellent mind mapping tool, allows you to add pictures and videos.

 

 

 

 

NASA App

 

Free

Science / Geography / History

A very informative app with pictures and information about space.

Mow It

 

Free

Literacy / Numeracy / Foundation Phase

A very useful multi-sensory app for young children to write with.

Hairy Letters

 

£1.99

Handwriting / Foundation Phase

A super handwriting app teaching children letter formations.

Spellosaur

 

Free

Spelling

Allows you to build up groups of spelling words with a range of activities to help you learn your words.

We will try to keep this page as up to date as possible with our digital leaders reviewing apps.  You can find more reviews on our school blog!