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AppyBunny has been looking into the best apps to learn history. As you may know there are hundreds of apps available, but not all of them have educational value.
Here is our selection of our favourite History Apps for kids.

Best Apps for History

#1 History For kids

 

 

 
Recommended Ages: 7 & up
History For Kids is a fun and fact-packed application that will take you through the story of mankind like never before!
Each historical section begins with an audio narrative and each the events includes animations,  resources, clues, facts, maps, charts.
An interactive timeline allows the child to travel back and forward in time.
Different periods of the past are organized thematically and chronologically from the ancient world through the 20th century.

Our opinion:

- Develop a child’s knowledge and understanding of history
- Provide key facts and events to consolidate classroom learning

  • Does not collect information
  • Does not contain advertising
  • Does not contain in-app purchases
  • Does not use analytics / data collecting tools
  • Does not link to social networks

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#2 Ancient Rome for kids

 

 
Recommended Ages: 7 & up
Who were the ancient romans?

Designed for kids, with voice-overs, fun facts and interactive games to help children build essential knowledge of ancient history.
Find out what life was like in Ancient Rome, learn about the Roman empire, the Gladiators, write your age using Roman numerals and more..

Featuring:

- The legend of Rome
- The rise of the Roman empire
- Great inventions of the Romans
- Who were the Gladiators?
- The Roman Army
- Roman family and life at home
- The Roman senate
- Romans Emperors
- Can you write today’s date using Roman numerals ?
- What is Latin?
- The spread of Latin in the English language
- Can you write your age using roman numeral using a stylus and wax tablet?
- The fall of the Roman empire

Our opinion:

- Develop a child’s knowledge and understanding of The Roman Empire
- Provide key facts and events to consolidate classroom learning

  • Does not collect information
  • Does not contain advertising
  • Does not contain in-app purchases
  • Does not use analytics / data collecting tools
  • Does not link to social networks

 

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#3 Ancient Greece For kids

 

 

 

 
Recommended Ages: 7 & up
Who were the ancient Greeks?

Designed for kids, with voice-overs, fun facts and interactive games to help children build essential knowledge of ancient Greece at home and in school.
Find out what life was like in Ancient Greece, Learn about the Olympics, Greek mythology and much more.

Featuring:

- Who were the ancient Greeks
- The city of Athens
- What is a citizen?
- Greek Mythology & the Iliad
- Greek warships
- Who were the Hoplites?
- What is Democracy?
- Ancient Greece And the Roman empire

 

Our opinion:

- Develop a child’s knowledge and understanding of Ancient Greece and their legacy
- Provide key facts and events to consolidate classroom learning

  • Does not collect information
  • Does not contain advertising
  • Does not contain in-app purchases
  • Does not use analytics / data collecting tools
  • Does not link to social networks

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#4 Vikings For kids

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Recommended Ages: 7 & up
Who were the Vikings?

Designed for kids, with voice-overs, fun facts and interactive games to help children build essential knowledge about the ancient scandinavian raiders
Find out what life was like for a Viking family , build your own Longship, write your name using ancient runic alphabet and learn about the raids!

Topics included in this app:
- Who were the Vikings?
- Seafaring pirates
- Viking warships
- Viking raids
- Viking settlers and traders
- Life on a Viking farm
- Inside a Viking home
- The Norse myths
- The Vikings in America? The story of Vinland
- Where are they now?
- The Viking history timeline
- Write your name using old Norse / Viking runes
- build a Viking Longship
- Draw Norse / Viking patterns
- Viking Glossary and helpful words
- Viking settlers map

 

Our opinion:

- Develop a child’s knowledge and understanding of The Vikings
- Provide key facts and events to consolidate classroom learning

  • Does not collect information
  • Does not contain advertising
  • Does not contain in-app purchases
  • Does not use analytics / data collecting tools
  • Does not link to social networks

 

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#5 Roman Numerals for kids

 

 

 

 

 

Children in KS2 are expected to read and write Roman numerals as part of the 2014 primary curriculum.

This app can help discover Roman numerals with a range of activities and step-by-step tutorials.

Roman numerals and Romans numbers are a number system developed by the ancient Romans.

It remained the usual way of writing numbers throughout Europe well into the Late Middle Ages.

A great app to Learn about different numeral system and develop the critical thinking and understanding of arithmetics.

Available on iTunes, Google Play and Amazon appstore.
Recommended Ages: 7 & up
Who were the Vikings?

Designed for kids, with voice-overs, fun facts and interactive games to help children build essential knowledge about the ancient scandinavian raiders
Find out what life was like for a Viking family , build your own Longship, write your name using ancient runic alphabet and learn about the raids!

Topics included in this app:
- Who were the Vikings?
- Seafaring pirates
- Viking warships
- Viking raids
- Viking settlers and traders
- Life on a Viking farm
- Inside a Viking home
- The Norse myths
- The Vikings in America? The story of Vinland
- Where are they now?
- The Viking history timeline
- Write your name using old Norse / Viking runes
- build a Viking Longship
- Draw Norse / Viking patterns
- Viking Glossary and helpful words
- Viking settlers map

 

Our opinion:

- Develop a child’s knowledge and understanding of The Vikings
- Provide key facts and events to consolidate classroom learning

  • Does not collect information
  • Does not contain advertising
  • Does not contain in-app purchases
  • Does not use analytics / data collecting tools
  • Does not link to social networks

 DOWNLOAD

IOS

ANDROID

AMAZON

 

World History For Kids

A fun and fact-packed application that will take you through the story of mankind like never before!
Each historical section begins with an audio narrative summarizing the events and includes animations, bitesize history revision resources, clues, facts, maps, charts and audio clips.
An interactive timeline allows the child to travel back and forward in time.
Historical periods are organized thematically and chronologically from the ancient world through the 20th century.

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Features :

- World history timeline
- In the beginning ..The Big Bang, Earth and the solar system
- Early Humans
- Ancient Egypt
- Ancient Greeks
- Ancient Romans
- Medieval Europe
- Great Adventurers of the renaissance
- The Age of Enlightenment
- The French revolution
- The Industrial revolution
- World war 0ne
- World war Two
- Man on the Moon

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Each historical section begins with an audio narrative summarizing the events and includes animations, bitesize history revision resources, clues, facts, maps, charts and audio clips.
An interactive timeline allows the child to travel back and forward in time.
Historical periods are organized thematically and chronologically from the ancient world through the 20th century.

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History Apps for Learning

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Learn about world history from the beginning of life on earth through to the 20th century.
Features :

- Earth and the solar system
- Early Humans
- Ancient Egypt
- Ancient Greeks
- Ancient Romans
- Medieval Europe
- Great Adventurers of the renaissance
- The Age of Enlightenment
- The French revolution
- The Industrial revolution
- World war 0ne
- World war Two
- Man on the Moon

 

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3 History Apps packed with facts and games to learn about the past while playing !

A new bundle from historyapps with primary history curriculm topics and lots of fun facts ,

Now half price!
Included in the bundle :

Viking History For Kids
Find out what life was like in Viking times!
Make your own Viking Longship, write your name in Viking alphabet and design Viking art.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
World History For Kids :
The world’s history in one app! A wide-reaching educational app that covers history as far back as the Stone Age and Ancient Greece all the way up to the industrial revolution and the space race of the 1960s.

 

 

 

 

 

 
World War One For Kids
What was it like being a soldier during the First world War? Find out about life inside a First World War trench
and the causes of the First World War.

AppyBunny is happy to release the list of the best children’s apps to learn about world’s history!

Number 1

History For Kids

 

 

 

 

Another great world history app designed for children ages 6 and up. This wide-reaching educational app covers history as far back as Ancient Greece and Rome all the way up to the first man on the moon and the Space Race of the 1960s. Students are bound to love the audio narration, interactive clues, maps and charts. It’s hard not to get lost in the wide range of history this app covers, but it’s easy enough to navigate your way to other time periods to explore.

 

Number 2

World War One For Kids

The first world war explained to kids

How did the First World War start and why?
What was it like being a soldier in the trenches?
What did it mean to go over the top?

World War 1 was a military conflict lasting from 1914 to 1918 which involved nearly all the biggest powers of the world. It scale was unprecedented.

First World War – History is a child-friendly, educational and interactive experience to learn about the Great War.

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HISTORY APPS

Learn about history with HistoryApps.co.uk!

Discover these fun, informative apps for kids to help them learn about history. From the Big Bang to our times, Take a trip through history, discover the birth of planets, the solar system, the beginning of life on earth, early humans and the civilisations of the past, find out about Ancient Egypt, ancient Rome, ancient Greece, learn facts about the medieval times,  and the great discoveries of the renaissance. Find out about the french revolution, The industrial revolution, the first and second world war, and much more..

History Apps website

Pre-historic human for iPad, android , Kindle, Nook

Early human on Ipad, Android , Nook , Kindle Fire

 

The Ancient roman for iPad / Android

Ancient Egypt for iPad / Android

World war One For kids. on iPad / Android

The French Revolution on your tablet