external image mzi.umrvuqfe.175x175-75.jpgBrain Pop

Publisher:

BrainPOP

Category:

Education

Devices:

iPad, iPod

Cost:

Free

Link to iTunes:

 http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/brainpop-featured-movie/id364894352?mt=8

Courses:

Math, Science including health, history.

Ideas for Application:

- Learn from a vast amount of topics
- Helps with understanding and school projects

Summary:

This educational app covers many topics about science, math, and history. First it shows you a video, briefly explaining the genre of choice
and concludes it all with a quiz over what you have learned.

Strengths:

Gives an explanation of the topic on what you need to know, emphasizing the key parts.

Weaknesses:

Videos are only about three minutes so you could not learn everything about the topic of choice from this app.
Topics are limited.

Helpful Tips:

Take the quizzes. They really help you learn.

Additional Comments:

Its easy to use and well worth the time.

Bottom line:

I've learned a lot from this app, specifically about the international space station. You also have nothing to lose seeing that it's free!

Reviewer:

Blake Vieregger