Back in May Duolingo released an Android app designed to help students learn a new language. The app provides lessons in Spanish, English, French, Italian, German, and Portuguese. The most recent update to the app makes the learning activities available on your Android device even when you don’t have a connection to the Internet. The […]
Word Bucket is a free Android app for learning new vocabulary words in Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Arabic, Korean, Japanese, and Russian. The app provides a series of progressively more difficult quizzes and sortation activities for each of the languages. To use the app simply install it, select a user name (no email required), […]
Memrise is a service designed to help you learn a language, develop math skills, and study topics in social studies. Like a lot of services in the language learning market Memrise offers flashcards for studying words. What makes Memrise more than a flashcard service is that they also offer audio pronunciations of the words and […]
Duolingo is a free language learning service that I have written about a few times on Free Technology for Teachers. Today, Doulingo released a new Android app designed to help students learn a new language. The app, like the website and iOS app, provides lessons in Spanish, English, French, Italian, German, and Portuguese. To learn on […]
Google Translate is known for occasionally producing some unintentionally hilarious translations (I’ve experienced this many times when translating Icelandic into English). Last week Google announced that those translations can now be made offline on your Android device. The Google Translate Android app supports fifty languages. To use the app offline you do have to download […]
Touch Van Gogh is a free Android app available through the Van Gogh Museum. Through the study of three paintings featured on the app students can learn about...
Comics Head is an Android app (free and paid versions available) for creating comic strips on your tablet. The app makes it easy to create comics even if, like...