Belfast Telegraph

Friday 31 October 2014

The 10 Best back-to-school apps

Course notes £2.49, (iPad) This app is like having your own secretary, something that most GCSE students could probably do with. It keeps all your notes and organises them by subject, so you can quickly review lessons.
Mathboard £2.99, (iPad) Mathboard's fun chalk and blackboard may look playful but the app has a range of addition and multiplication tests to challenge the most nimble brains. There's also a section to review the answers.
Wakeful Free, (iPhone, Blackberry, Android) Let Wakeful get your tricky teens out of bed. There is the loud sound of course, but also lots of information on everything from the day's weather to the news headlines.

From virtual sketchbooks to alarm clocks, check out these smart ways to get the pupils in your house learning...

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