This page focuses on Android apps which can support teaching and learning within schools. These are apps suggested by educators, and have a use in classrooms.  You can easily sort the columns by clicking the arrows by each heading. Are we missing an app which you use a lot in school? Please let us know in the comments box at the foot of the page, or via @UKEdchat on twitter, facebook, or Google+. The links below will take you to the Google Play Store, or the Amazon store. We have a preference to promote paid for apps and/or free apps which have no advertising within.

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App & Store LinkCost (£)SubjectOur View
Book Creator
Google Play Link
£1.50LiteracyThe popular iPad app moved to Android in April 2014. A great book creating app. Versatile and easy to use. Click here to read our review.
Slice Fractions
Google Play Link
£1.61MathsClick here to read our review. A great app for helping students learn about and understand fractions.
Sense-it
Google Play Link
FreeScienceAn incredible sensor app which uses the hardware in your tablet/phone allowing to decide on the rate at which they log data. Huge potential for use in the classroom.
Verso App
Google Play Link
FreeCross CurriclumAndroid Apps for Education

You should add Verso - you can use it to do "Flip" teaching, but the best thing is the data it provides about relationships and learning conversations in your class, via Stuart Mitchell on Disqus Comments.
KS2 SATs English
Google Play Link
Amazon Appstore
£2.99LiteracyA great app helping pupils prepare for SATs at the age of 11. This app is featured in our Revision Apps feature (click here to read), and covers spelling, grammar and spelling.
KS2 SATs Maths
Google Play Link
Amazon AppStore
£2.99MathsA great app helping pupils prepare for SATs at the age of 11. This app is featured in our Revision Apps feature (click here to read), and covers over 500 SATs-type questions.
Squeebles Maths Apps£1.49MathsTake a look at the following Squeebles apps: Squeebles Times Tables 2; Squeebles Maths Bingo; Squeebles Addition & Subtraction; and Squeebles Fractions (click here to read our review), covering aspects of Primary Maths.
Squeebles Literacy Skills Apps£1.49LiteracyTake a look at the following Squeebles apps: Squeebles Spelling Test and Squeebles Word Search (click here to read our review), supporting pupils with spellings.
Maths Magic Loop Card
Google Play Link
£0.99MathsSuggested by
@c_peppard, Maths Magic Loop Card is a great app for improving times tables skills Designed so that children can learn independently and at their own speed.

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