SO­CIAL STUD­IES

iPhone Life Magazine - - Education Social Studies Foreign Languages Math -

Na­tional Geo­graphic World At­las ($1.99)

ALL AGES

Ex­plore the world right from your living room with Na­tional Geo­graphic’s World At­las app, fea­tur­ing high-res­o­lu­tion maps and stunning satel­lite im­agery. The app also dis­plays a globe that stu­dents can use to zoom in on var­i­ous parts of the world, re­veal­ing in­for­ma­tion about the cor­re­spond­ing coun­try’s pop­u­la­tion, cul­ture, and geo­graphic size.

Con­gres­sional Mo­ments (Free; iPad only)

MID­DLE SCHOOL & UP

Con­gres­sional Mo­ments teaches chil­dren about the im­por­tant leg­is­la­tion that made US his­tory and still im­pacts us to­day. The app also en­cour­ages chil­dren to use a crit­i­cal eye con­cern­ing pri­mary and sec­ondary sources, teach­ing them how to iden­tify in­for­ma­tion they can trust.

The Civil War To­day ($2.99)

MID­DLE & HIGH SCHOOL

Ex­pe­ri­ence the Civil War as it un­folded, day by day, with this unique app from the His­tory Chan­nel. The app leads you through the con­flict, send­ing up­dates each day with real news­pa­per head­lines, casualty counts, per­sonal let­ters, and di­ary en­tries, giv­ing you a unique ex­pe­ri­ence of the events that took place over 150 years ago.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.