Today's Good Free App of the Day comes from a series of Britannica Kids apps (Solar System, Volcanoes, Dinosaurs) that regularly sell for $4.99! I can't find anything about how long it's free so get it now!
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This app is perfect for exploring the secrets and mysteries of rainforests in a fun and engaging way. Learn and play at the same time through a variety of games like Memory Match, Jigsaw Puzzles, and the Magic Square among others. Explore the earth’s rainforests through a wealth of amazing images (which you can e-mail to friends!) videos and informative articles. And as it’s from Encyclopedia Britannica, you can be sure it’s appropriate and safe for the whole family.
Rainforests is the perfect app for getting the facts right, and discovering different types of rainforest, indigenous animals and plants, layers and people of the rainforests in a really cool way.
Learning about rainforests has never been more fun with this quick, interactive and educational app based on the school curriculum. Ideal for homework help, the app features:
Exclusive Encyclopedia Britannica curriculum-based content with high quality videos, images and captions written specifically for ages 8-12.
Coverage of the topic includes:
What is a Rainforest
Types of Rainforest
Layers of the Rainforest
People of the Rainforests
Animals A-Z – featuring 21 different animals
Map – With this amazing tool you can locate where you are anywhere in the world. Want to see the where the nearest rainforest is? It’s easy with our map tool, and you can use the zoom feature to see the location up close.
Jigsaw Puzzles, created from beautiful images from rainforests. Break apart the puzzle and have some fun by shaking your device (iPod and iPhone) and then sliding the pieces back into place to complete the puzzle - it’s not as easy as it looks!
Scramble images of the rainforest in The Magic Square game by shaking your device. Challenge yourself by re-arranging the squares to unscramble the image.
Brush off - brush the layers to reveal images of rainforest animals and then try to guess what they are – how many can you answer correctly?
Test your knowledge on rainforests with the Quiz feature - how much have you learned? But hurry: you must answer quickly as the quiz is timed!
If you would like to download Britannica Kids - Rainforests please support Smart Apps for Kids by using the links provided.
Every day we pick what we call the Good Free App of the Day, an app that we have downloaded, tested and certified: It can't have a ton of ads or just a little content with a ton of in-app purchases.
It also has to be good.
Based on which ones received the most traffic, here are your Top 35 Favorite Free Apps. (We've eliminated apps that were only free for a limited period of time.)
2) LEGO App 4+ (build a vehicle and then use it in activities)
6) Play 123
10) Rover (flash-enabled browser for kids)
12) The Lorax
14) Draw Something (Pictionary online!)
15) NASA App HD
16) Hide Run Growl
17) Khan Academy
18) Using I and Me
19) Scribble Press
20) Math Bingo Games
21) PBS Kids Video
22) Color Uncovered (don't let your dog drive)
27) Art Maker
28) I Can Write 2
29) Math Vs. Zombies
30) Awesome Eats
32) Lego Duplo Jams
33) iTunes U
34) Little Finder