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All apps on the list below have been requested for 1st-grade classroom use by an NRCA staff member and approved by NRCA Administration. Click or tap on the name of the app or its icon to see more information about the app from the Apple App Store.

Amazing United StatesBest States and Capitals learning game! The cute Hippo is coming back! He will travel all 50 nifty United States, teach the knowledge of all 50 states, and play 10 fancy games with you! Start the amazing exploration by sliding two fingers to zoom in and out and click the shining star.
Animal Math Games Travel the world over from Bessie’s Farm to the plains of Africa to the deepest reaches of outer space as you join math-explorer Emma through more than 100 fun math games on a quest to help her animal friends find a way home! (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
ArithmeTick – Math Flash CardsHow fast can you add and multiply? Solve math problems against the clock! ArithmeTick is a challenging math game where you solve addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division problems! The objective in ArithmeTick is to solve as many problems as possible before time runs out. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
Banana Math (Drill Math Word Problems )Banana Math App is a fun way to practice and master fundamental math facts. The user interface is simple and clear with no distractions, allowing kids to focus on learning.
BibleIt’s hard to stay centered on God & His Word. That’s why the free YouVersion Bible App gives you tools to seek God’s heart daily: listen to audio Bibles, create Prayers, study with Friends, explore 2,000+ Bible versions, and much more. 
Bible App for KidsThrough interactive adventures and beautiful animations, kids explore the big stories of the Bible. The Bible App for Kids is a delight-filled experience designed to encourage kids to return again and again. It’s the beginning of a lifelong love of God’s Word.
Book Creator for iPadBook Creator is the simple way to make your own beautiful ebooks, right on your iPad. With over 50 million ebooks created so far, Book Creator is ideal for making all kinds of books, including children’s picture books, comic books, photo books, journals, textbooks, and more. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
ChatterPix KidsCreate ChatterPix with friends and family as silly greetings, playful messages, creative cards, or even fancy book reports.
CK AuthProvides Internet Filtering for iOS devices that are monitored by a ContentKeeper appliance. The ContentKeeper CK-AUTH App provides users with a protected Internet browsing experience in conjunctions with the ContentKeeper Secure Internet Gateway (CK-SIG) system. The App provides for highly granular users-identity based reporting along with single sign-on support
Counting Bills & CoinsCounting Bills & Coins lets you practice identifying and solving math problems with money. Count, match, and make change with coins up to quarters and bills up to $20. 
Enjoy Learning U.S. Map PuzzleThis is an educational game that allows you to learn the U.S.A. map as if you play a jigsaw puzzle. This game is designed to be simple yet fun to play. Not only people who like the map but also who are not good at geography can enjoy playing it.
Explain EDUExplain EDU infinite-touch canvas, zoom, and mix recording is an unreal experience that you have to try to believe. Explain EDU is optimized for iPad, Apple Pencil, and transforming your imagination for what is possible with mobile devices. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
First Grade GrammarWith ClassK12 Personalized Adaptive Distributive Program you can now improve your kid’s English Grammar skills and academic performance. 
Google EarthExplore the whole world from above with satellite imagery, 3D terrain of the entire globe, and 3D buildings in hundreds of cities around the world.
Grammar Quiz Fun and effective learning tool for kids to learn grammar. Perfect for your K-5 student! Challenge your child to reach a target score. You can check back later to view his/her latest result, as well as the overall score.
Hangman HD!Think you have a good vocabulary? Take on your iPad or a friend in this chalkboard classic and find out how good your vocabulary really is. Hangman Free HD is the best Hangman game available for the iPad. The game faithfully captures every detail of the classic Hangman experience, right down to the chalk dust.
InklingFor Inkling business and institutional accounts only. Inkling brings multimedia, interactive, and searchable content to iPhones and iPads. Sign in with the credentials provided by your organization to get started!
Interactive Telling TimeIncludes 9 beautifully hand-drawn interactive clocks that comes with movable hour and minutes hands specially designed for small fingers! This app was made for you by artists and educators, with the help from school teachers and mother’s groups to bring you the best app in learning to tell the time for young beginners.
IXLIXL is personalized learning! Trusted by over 390,000 schools and 300,000 parents, IXL is proven to accelerate student achievement. And with the award-winning IXL app, students can master skills anytime, anywhere!
Kahoot!Create your own quizzes in seconds, play anywhere, anytime, on your own or with friends, have fun and LEARN! Kahoot! unleashes the magic of learning for students, teachers, office superheroes, trivia fans and lifelong learners.
KeynoteKeynote is the most powerful presentation app ever designed for a mobile device. Built from the ground up for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, it makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and cinematic transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.
King of Math Jr LiteKing of Math Junior is a mathematics game in a medieval environment where you climb the social ladder by answering math questions and solving puzzles. Collect stars, get medals, and compete against friends and family. Master the game and become a King or Queen of Math!
Magic SpellLearn the correct spelling and pronunciation of the most common first words. Learn how to spell each word by dragging the letters to their place. Having trouble finding the next letter? use the magic wand to magically spell the word for you. Enjoy a magical environment of illustrations, animations, and sounds while playing a fun game.
Math DuelMath Duel is a split screen mathematics game that pits two players against each other on the same device! Change settings for each player to level the playing field. Single-player mode is great for fun math practice! (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
Math PuppyMath Puppy is the perfect way to build up your math skills. Your child will be able to enjoy a constructive, supportive, interactive fun-filled environment while mastering the arts of basic math.
Math Word Problems for K-1This app includes a wide variety of addition and subtraction word problems designed for students to listen, read, draw, and solve. 
Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft Excel, the spreadsheet app, lets you create, view, edit, and share your files quickly and easily. Manage spreadsheets, tables, and workbooks attached to email messages from your phone with this powerful productivity app.
Microsoft PowerPointThe PowerPoint app gives you access to the familiar slideshow maker tool you already know. Create, edit, view, present, or share presentations quickly and easily from anywhere.
Microsoft WordThe trusted Word app lets you create, edit, view, and share your files with others quickly and easily. Send, view, and edit Office docs attached to emails from your phone with this powerful word processing app from Microsoft.
My Story School eBook MakerStorytelling is a fantastic way to promote literacy, comprehension, creative thinking, and self-driven learning. My Story is an amazing way to engage your K-5 students. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
NotabilityStudents, teachers, and business professionals use Notability daily to enrich their lives. It is uniquely designed for each device to provide the best note-taking experience at school, home, and work. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
NumbersNumbers is the most innovative spreadsheet app ever designed for a mobile device. Created exclusively for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch, Numbers includes support for Multi-Touch gestures and Smart Zoom so you can create powerful spreadsheets using just your fingers.
New Zealand Marine LifeUse our marine field guide to identify over 360 of New Zealand’s most common coastal-dwelling marine mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, shellfish, invertebrates, seaweeds, and plants.
Paint Sparkles DrawYour budding Picasso will LOVE the world-famous Paint Sparkle Draw app with gorgeous new graphics and fabulous features! This children’s favorite coloring book is now easier to use than ever! With 20+ vibrant crayon-like colors and a whimsical magic coloring tool, your little artist is guaranteed hours of fun.
Phonics GeniusOne of the best ways to rapidly learn how to speak, read, and recognize words is through phonic awareness. This app is specifically designed to help students recognize and distinguish words by sounds. (This is a paid app purchased by the school for 1st-grade students to use on their school device.)
Sand DrawSand Draw is a fun app that lets you draw free on realistic sand! It’s the ultimate drawing pad!
SchoologyGet the award-winning app that extends Schoology’s powerful learning management solution to your iOS device. Manage your classroom, create and submit assignments, participate in interactive discussions, perform assessments, collaborate with your peers, and much more!
ScratchJrBy snapping together graphical programming blocks, children can make characters move, jump, dance, and sing. In the process, children learn to solve problems, design projects, and express themselves creatively on the computer. They also use math and language in a meaningful and motivating context, supporting the development of early-childhood numeracy and literacy. With ScratchJr, children don’t just learn to code, they code to learn.
Seesaw ClassSeesaw is the best platform for empowering students to demonstrate and share their learning. Students use powerful tools in the Seesaw app to create, reflect, and demonstrate learning. When students share their learning in their Seesaw portfolio, teachers and families gain valuable insights into what their students know and can better support their development throughout the school year.
Singular and Plural MatchSingular and Plural MATCH is an interactive, educational, fun match game for school-age children, adults, and lifelong learners. This app would also be beneficial for English Language Learners!
Solar System (Lite)The perfect way for kids to experience the Solar System in a hands-on way! This interactive science book contains a select 18 pages from the full version of the app.
Superbook Kids BibleThis FREE Kid’s Bible app brings the Bible to life for the entire family with a full Bible, videos, images, and engaging interactive games.
The Four SeasonsHelp save the planet!!! Raise awareness & teach your children about all of the precious gifts that mother nature has to offer: clean air, refreshing water, green environment, and many more…all in the context of a beautiful interactive children’s storybook set around the changing seasons.
US Presidents – History QuizAll 44 US Presidents in one app including president-elect Donald Trump who is serving as the 45th President (Grover Cleveland served two non-consecutive terms as the 22nd and 24th President).
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