Attention all Discovery Education and iPhone/Touch application users – Discovery Education releases their own U.S. Geography application on June 17, 2010 for $4.99. This is a stand alone application and NOT part of the paid subscription.(Here is the information from June Newsletter)Available on iTunes June 17th – Discovery Education’s U.S. Geography App for iPod Touch and iPhone
|Play the games, watch the videos, take the challenges, compete against friends and with people worldwide, become an expert in U.S. Geography, and HAVE FUN.|
Fifth grade American students can explore the U.S. from multimedia content hand picked by Discovery Education experts and directly aligned to national curriculum standards. This geography app is the perfect way to become an expert in U.S. geography while being entertained for hours on end.
Although the app is intended for students studying U.S. Geography in the classroom, the app is enjoyable for people of all ages. If you’ve always been curious about geography and are looking for a new way to experience America, this app is for you! Also, access dozens of Discovery News stories, updated frequently and addressing topics like the Earth, archeology and dinosaurs. The stories are often published to coincide with current events — a great way to stay up to date on the world around you.