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Homeschooling

Some of Our Favorite Educational Apps

Screen shot from my iPad. I have a folder for each subject. I got the iPad for school   Since my their (my kids) tastes change so often I am posting an update of our their favorite apps. Most of these apps are free. I sometimes will pay . more than, say, $ it is something I think they will love and Geography Apps Geo Walk HD - 3D World Fact Book - Vito Technology…
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iPhone Apps to have Just in Case of an Emergency

Disaster Alert (by Pacific Disaster) "PDC Active Hazards currently includes: - Global events (Observational Sources): Hurricane/Tropical Cyclone, Drought, Earthquake, Tsunami, Volcano. Major events (News Sources): Floods, Manmade, Marine, Storms, Wildfires. - Hawaii Only (Observational Sources): National Weather Service High Surf, High Wind, Flood." WISER "WISER (Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders) is a mobile application designed to assist first responders in hazardous material incidents." Red Cross Tornado, Hurricane, Earthquake, WildfireShelter Finder Ub Alert Disaster Alert…
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Homeschooling

Apps for Homeschooling Civics and Presidents

Our Favorite Apps for Presidents and Civics I wrote about our favorite apps for Geography last week. Today I want to share our favorite apps for homeschooling Civics and Presidents. These apps make learning fun and when my kids are having fun they retain more. US Presidents (Match'Em Up History and Geography) Presidents vs Aliens At first I was not ok with the title of this app. Then Boy Child, now 14, started playing it…
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Homeschooling

Must Have Apps for Road-trips

Road trip apps. When I saw the license plate game app I laughed. Thought no way. Then I remembered Road trip 2003 (pre blogging days) and remembered the cool magnet game that I bought special. I also remembered how we lost all of the cute little license plates and had to throw away the game. So, yes, there is an app for checking off our license plate spotting State Hunt. This is merely a list…
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31 Days of Essential Oils

Favorite Essential Oil Books and Apps

Today's post is short and sweet. I have my favorites. Not that there aren't other options, these are just the ones I prefer. Apps Another good app is the MydoPRO Books Like the 'bible' of essential oils. You can look up your concern to find the oil or look up the oil and find out what it is good for. Another post about books HERE ********************************************************** Thank you for using affiliate links and such. It…
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Homeschooling

Game Apps for Road-trips

Fun Game Apps for Road Trips   This is my 2nd post about our road trip apps. The first one was related to sites to see and where to get cheap gas. This one is more about fun and entertaining the kids. Let's face it. You can only count so many Slug Bugs before bruises start to happen. We have an integrated DVD player, but that isn't always fun either. This trip will cover many…
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Homeschooling

6 Apps for US Geography

We like to use apps in our homeschool. Especially if we are having to go to town, which is at least a 35 minute drive. This would be known as Carschooling. Here are a few of our favorites: Stack the States: By far our favorite app to date. Not really for high school age, but up to 7th grade this app still entertains. State Flag Quiz- test yourself on the state flags. State Swipe What…
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