Gravity Launch ($0.00) Welcome to Gravity Launch, where you will pilot a rocket in a series of challenging missions to dock with space stations. Adjust your launch point to send your spaceship out in the right direction and your thrust to give your craft more (or less) oomph. But remember! Earth and the moon both have gravity that must be overcome in order not to wreck your ship before you reach your destination.
Little Story Creator - Digital Scrapbooking and Photo Collage Maker ($0.00)- Import photos from photo library, Dropbox, Facebook, & Picassa - Simple touch gestures to rotate, resize, flick to delete - Double tap photos, titles, or text areas for advanced editing - add borders, change colors, & copy & paste - Add up to 30 sec. long videos to every page - unlimited pages - Share via email - View stories online in any browser on any device - Add audio recordings & audio highlights - Add…
Star Walk 2 - Guide to the Sky Day and Night ($2.99 with iAP options) an exquisite stargazing tool that combines astronomical data with premium technology to deliver a journey through thousands of stars, comets, & constellations. All you have to do is point your iPhone or iPad at the sky. Works on iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. NEW IN STAR WALK 2 Simpler and cleaner interface in vibrant colors for retina displays Incredible 3D models of celestial bodies NEW POINT OF VIEW
There are a lot of challenges with space flight. One is simply getting the rocket off the ground. This is because the thrust to launch a rocket has to work against the force of gravity. So, there are two forces at play in this game: earth’s gravitational pull and thrust. Your kids will play with a computer interactive that demonstrates these two forces in action.
National Geographic Kids is a free website packed full of science and social studies information and facts. Children of any age can use this as an entertaining resource for facts on just about anything you can think of. It is nice because it offers the student facts in a number of ways such as text and video. There are also interactive components such as games and quizzes.