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11 best Geography apps for primary Students

When it comes to education, we tend to avoid it as much as possible. The children, especially tend to run away from the books, that’s hectic, isn’t it? So what if the children are made to study differently? Yes, you heard that right. Now that we live in the 21st Century, we no longer need to be worried about education, and the ways by which primary students can be made to study.

Although kids hate studying every subject, because it delays their playtime, the most popular favourite subject of the students is Geography.  This is because the Geography books and the concepts turn out to be quite intriguing to them. Kids easily get bored of studying the entire day. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s have a look at these fascinating apps.

Stack the states

Stack the states

So, let’s start with the first one. The name of this app is Stack the States. It is a geography fun game, which helps the kids to learn about the state shapes, capitals, and the location of countries on a map. The states are animated that is capable of dropping, tumbling and stacking around like pieces of a puzzle. The impressive graphic design of the game attracts the eyes of the kids. The modern kids are equipped with technological advancements. Thus, a fun game app for studying? It sounds excellent. Just imagine! Kids are using smart phone apps to study. In the mean time, their knowledge gets updated as they learn about the effectively of Geography in their lives.

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But don’t you want to know how the game works? Here it is. In this game, the player is asked a question regarding identification, national landmarks, and capitals, along with much more. By these parameters, the player asked multiple choice questions. The right answer fetches the player that particular stack of a state. Thus, the primary goal of this game is to reach the finish line by stacking enough states.

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Let’s get to the productive quotient of this app. After the attainment of this app, the kids get to learn bordering states, state shapes, capitals, location on the map, nicknames, and much more. Now that you are accustomed to the methodology of the app let us have a look at the predominant features of the app. This game has the capability to create over six player profiles. As you collect all the 50 states, you get to track your proceedings on your personalised map.

Kids map

This is a map puzzle game. Now, when this game starts, an empty US map appears before the player. As you start playing, the various states come in pieces, and the primary goal is to drag the state to the right position on the map. As you find each piece appearing on the screen, the app provides factual details of the particular state. The facts are, however, said n a funny way. As you place the state in its correct position, the abbreviation of the state presented to you. Thus, it enhances your knowledge about Geographic locations.

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State Bingo and geography crossword

This app is another effective one; it equally helps your child to gain knowledge about the app. This game has two distinct apps, which are namely State Bingo game and Geography Crossword game. The first one is a typical game of bingo, but it comprises of geographic questions. The app provides riddles, and you need to solve them in order attain victory.

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On the other hand, the Geography Crossword game is much easier than the Bingo game. You get major hints to solve the crossword. The player needs to answer all the questions instantly since the time is limited.

Geography drive 

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This app facilitates the player to hit the roads with challenges on travelling and gain widespread information about the USA. This game covers state capitals, to US landmarks, and historic events. The game is loaded with over 800 significant facts into one amazing adventure.

Earth 101 

The app includes over 1100 geographic objects and 250 wonders of the world. The player can choose the weather information to witness the current temperature of the designated area as the player spins the globe. It is considered to be a tool for learning global geography and exploration of the world in fun way.

Barefoot World Atlas

This app based on the print book Barefoot World Atlas. The app is a beautiful version of the printed book. It contains 3D icons of landmarks, country flags, along with the animal and plant representatives of different regions and companies. It provides cultural information on the geographic landmarks and locations all over the world.

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Geo bee challenge

This app checks your geographic information. Lots of students apply and participate in the Geobee challenge. It also helps in creating awareness about the conceptualisation of the subject. The contest is designed to encourage teachers in including the subject in their classrooms. Thus, it can be said that the Geobee challenge also enhances the capacity of the students in raising their knowledge about the subject.
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There is a Map on my Lap

It is originally a book, and this app is a version of it. It brings out both complex and straightforward concepts in a very encouraging way. The game begins with an explanation of the map, and it goes on to describe the various types of maps. This app includes terms such as scale, measuring distance, legend and much more. The game needs to be played according to the instructions, which are provided in the game itself. Thus, the game appears to be quite adventurous and will increase your skills in geography.

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Tiny countries

This app contains a variety of questions on geography, and it also contains flags, famous sites and cities around the world. It contains high-quality graphics and is filled with adventure as Tiny Chicken sets out on a mission to save the world from evils.

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Geo walk HD 3D World Fact Book

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This app is considered to be one of the most educationally qualified apps, which provides profound knowledge about geographic destinations. The graphical content of this app is impressive as students will grow curiosity about the mysteries behind geographic places.

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Therefore, it can be concluded that the apps on geography elaborate the knowledge on the subject and it facilitates the students to gather first-hand information as well. So, which app are you going to choose? You have 11 options, and now it’s up to you, which makes your geographic skills better.