Marta De Wulf
BACK TO SCHOOL: Top 50 learning apps for studentsJanuary 19, 2013
(Australia) THE start of the new school year is a little over a week away, but before you fill those school bags, lunch boxes and pencil cases, fill up your smartphone or tablet with some great educational apps and get a head start on study.
National social media and technology reporter PETRA STARKE lists the top 50 learning apps for children and teens.
Smash Your Food
$2.99 - iPad only
An example of how playing with your food can be educational, this game lets kids squish and smash various foods - from hamburgers to doughnuts - to show how much sugar, fat and salt are in them. Video of real food being squished is surprisingly fun to watch.