A good knowledge of science vocabulary is necessary in understanding important science concepts. Science contains specialized words that may be unfamiliar to students. It is hard to have a deep understanding of science words. One of the good ways to learn science words is to go through the word, it's definition, and have some contextual meaning. This is precisely what is available through this 3rd grade glossary #1 App.
Different kids have different styles of learning and remembering things. From our research, we have learnt that some kids look at pictures and science terms and relate to them, some kids would read the definitions and try to understand with pictures as a reference, while some kids preferred to hear the voice narrations while looking at the reference pictures. In this app, we have included all of these methods of learning. Kids can choose to use any of these styles to learn science terms - goal being to get familiar and learn from this App.
Along with learning, there are practice modules for each of these sections to reinforce what they have learnt.
This app is divided into the following 3 learning and 3 practice units.
+ Earth Science
Following glossary words are covered in the app:
+ Earth Science:
atmosphere, axis, barrier island, bedrock,
canyon, clay, coastal forest, conservation,
contour plowing, core, crust, desert,
earthquake, erosion, estuary, evaporation, flood,
fresh water, front, glacier, grassland, groundwater,
heat, humus, igneous rock, landform, loam, mantle,
metamorphic rock, mineral, mountain, plain, planet,
plateau, precipitation, rock, rock cycle, sedimentary rock,
soil, strip cropping, topsoil, tropical rain forest, valley,
volcano, water cycle, weather
circuit, conduction, conductor, convection,
dummy, energy, energy pyramid, fossil fuels,
friction, inexhaustible resource, insulator,
kinetic energy, nonrenewable resource, potential energy,
radiation, renewable resources, reusable resource,
thermal energy, vibrate, wind, work
absorption, atom, chemical change, condensation,
gas, liquid, mass, matter, mixture,
physical change, physical property, prism,
reflection, refraction, resource,
salt water, solid, solution
This wonderful app built by Nth Fusion is currently presented in the English language.
* This app covers 86 science terms
* The app covers 167 screens of learning and quizzes.
* The app has 160 pictures related to science terms.
* Voice narrations (in every screen) greatly helps kids by keeping them focused, similar to how a teacher keeps kids focused in a classroom setting.
* Understanding these glossary terms are paramount to kids as they help build foundational knowledge and understanding, not only in current grades but also in higher grades.
*This is first app of its kind that has explanation of science words to aid your kid/class students.
* This app covers a lot of science vocabulary
* Beautiful kids centric pictures
* Encourages kids when they get things correct
* No social media links
* no Advertisements
* no in-app purchase needed
Nth Fusion educational apps are extensively used in home schools, public and private schools, including use in several school districts in the United States, and educational institutions in Europe, UK, Australia, Canada, and many countries around the world.
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With this important learning app, your child is sure to be prepared for the learning challenges that lie ahead.
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Ratings and Reviews
Great learning app.
Love this app. It explains meaning of glossary words in a simple way. The pictures are great. Have been using the pictures to explain to my 8 yr old when he can’t understand.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.