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Google Apps to study at home "FREE"

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English Language Arts

Apps to help teach reading, writing, research and grade band connections to Common Core

Apps that provide handwriting practice, differentiated reading practice, phonics, writing, book creation, spelling

Suggested Apps: Raz-KidsBook CreatorCreative Book BuilderBrainPOP and BrainPOP Jr.,Tracing ABCSpelling SpaceKids Handwriting HWT

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World Languages

Apps that help students practice world language skills in Spanish, French, and others, as well as translate languages to English

Apps that provide students a teacher’s language dictionaries, translators, speaking and listening practice

Suggested Apps: DuoLingoGoogle TranslateQuizletLearn series

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Mathematics

Apps that teach or reinforce concepts relating to basic computation, math facts, and grade band connections to Common Core

Apps that provide practice and reinforcement with basic computation, drill and practice, math tools, differentiation, tutorials

Suggested Apps: Wolfram Alpha, Khan Academy, Math EvolveSplash MathCardDroid Math Flash CardsPocket CodeBrainPOPNearpod

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Science

Apps that teach or reinforce concepts relating to Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Sky, General Science, Health, and Physics

Apps that provide information about astronomy, periodic tables, quiz apps that have multiple choice questions about content, interactive handbooks

Suggested Apps: Kids Measurement ScienceBody Organs 4 KidsStar ChartPhysics Toolbox AccelerometerExplain EverythingSocrative

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Social Science

American Government, Economics, Geography, U.S. History, and World History

Games that encourage knowledge of the U.S. and other countries (names, boundaries, flags), interactive timelines, flashcards, collections of historical texts

Suggested Apps: Google EarthGoogle MapsMapMasterSocrative

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Elective

Art, Career/Technical Education, Digital Citizenship/Digital Literacy, Home Economics/Life Skills, Music, Technology/Computer Science, and Theater/Drama

Musical instrument tuners, music theory lessons, health monitoring apps such as calorie counters, digital drawing pads, how to draw lessons, learn to code apps

Suggested Apps: Paper CameraKids PaintSketchbook ExpressPicCollageDo Re Mi 1-2-3,Nearpod