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Best New Apps to use with an IPhone

 Google Spotlight Stories is the Oscar nominated, Emmy award-winning platform for immersive stories. We are artists and technologists exploring narrative in mobile 360, VR and room-scale VR headsets, and the innovative tech that makes it possible. Be part of the experience, look, listen, explore. And don’t worry, the story will wait for you.

Engaging Congress is a game that uses primary source documents, photographs, political cartoons, maps, and other items to explore the challenges of sustaining representative democracy in our complex and diverse nation today.

Spread some video joy.

Clips is an iOS app for making and sharing fun videos with text, effects, graphics, and more.


Make games and learn to code.

  • use your camera for instant text translation

  • get translation without data connection

  • two way instant translation

  • translate as you type

 It's Incredibox is a musical game that helps you create a mix very easily by managing a band of beatboxers. easy.

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Metaverse is the easiest way to create interactive content. Create experiences using the Metaverse Studio, and watch them come to life in the Metaverse app browser.

Create all kinds of interactive experiences, including games, scavenger hunts, memes, and educational experiences.

Meet Libby the Library Exchange. Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand.

1. Fish out your library card
2. Open the Libby app

Office Lens trims, enhances and makes pictures of whiteboards and documents readable. Office Lens can convert images to editable Word and PowerPoint files too. 

Office Lens is like having a scanner in your pocket. Like magic, it will digitize notes on whiteboards or blackboards. Always find important documents or business cards. Sketch your ideas and snap a picture for later. Don't lose receipts or stray sticky notes again! 

This fact-filled, image-rich app is the only periodic table you need.

Ideal if you’re a student, teacher or just have an interest in the chemical sciences.

Pixie is the award winning authoring tool students can use to share ideas, imagination, and understanding through a combination of text, original artwork, voice narration, and images. Students can use Pixie’s paint tools, text options, clip art, and voice recording to develop storybooks, curriculum projects, videos, and so much more.

- Pixie is a great tool for self-expression

Recap: An easier way to start deeper, more empowering discussions. 

The iOS app supports features for teachers and students to engage in chat and video discussions in the Recap Queue. For teacher administration capabilities, log in through your web browser.

PuppetMaster: Animate everything!

PuppetMaster is an animation app for kids, where you can bring to life any image, just by acting things out in front of the camera or touching the screen. Your voice is recorded as well. The result is your own animated video!ck here to add your own text and edit me. It's easy.

Science Journal is the free digital science notebook brought to you by Google.

Whether you're a science educator or a hobbyist doing science at home, you can keep your notes, photos, and observations all in one convenient place. Use the sensors in your iPhone or iPad to measure and graph phenomena such as light, sound, and motion, or connect to external sensors via bluetooth to conduct experiments on the world around you.

Swipes has been voted as one of the world’s top 5 productivity apps with a Best New Startup prize by Evernote and a nomination for a Webby Award.

Swipes helps you automatically collect all your tasks in one place, organize them according to your personal priorities and then work on a single task at a time to achieve better focus.

Download the SDGs in Action app and take action to help the Sustainable Development Goals - the world’s to-do list to end poverty, reduce inequalities and tackle climate change - become a reality.


Give your photos a voice with ChatterPix! Try it out! 


Equity Maps

Chart & record the interaction of students and graphically illustrate levels and types of participation


Green Screen
by Do Ink makes it easy to create incredible green screen videos and photos



students can choose between animal, bacteria or plant cell from the main screen.



A digital magnetic board so you can create new works of art while learning art history


Novel Effect

Use voice recognition to compliment read alouds with sound effects and music


PBS Kids Scratch, Jr

A creative coding app so learners can create their own interactive stories, games and animations



Enables teachers and students to create digital flashcards


students and teachers are able to access audio and e-books through a digital platform customized for school library users



Empowers students to learn to code through play. Solve puzzles, modify Minecraft worlds, program robots and drones and build animate characters


allows students to visualize changes to Earth's surface over its 4 billion year history


Figment AR

turn your world into an augmented fun house creating scenes filled with imaginative objects out of the world around you



a total of 11 apps in the icivics suite to help explain the White House process



Helps to create interactive lessons. Save prep time


Object Viewer

Students and teachers can convert their 3D designs into augmented reality


Sites in VR

An interactive virtual reality experience where learners can immerse themselves in places around the world


Stop Motion Studio

Helps to create terrific stop action movies 



One stop shop for curating resources for your school library.


Wolfram Alpha

A credible source for instant expert knowledge and computation, using algorithms and data to compute answers and generate reports for you

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