Learn the periodic table of elements with Socratica. Over 30 facts about each element for reference. Audio clips to help with pronunciation. Test yourself with quiz mode. Find elements by table, search or index. Learn dozens of chemistry terms with our YouTube videos! (Available in many languages)
Learn about the countries of the world - capitals, populations, languages, GDPs, religions, flags & more. Test your knowledge of world geography with quiz mode. Audio is included to help with pronunciation. Find countries using the interactive map, search, or index.
Learn the Alphabet is a fun way for kids to learn their ABCs. All letters of the alphabet are included. There are videos to teach kids how to say and write each letter. Children can sing-a-long with the alphabet song. And the "Tap It" game is a fun way for kids to practice recognizing the letters of the alphabet.
Both upper case and lower case letters are taught.
Words, words, words are what you need for effective communication. Start right from the beginning and master them all! The 2000+ words become more difficult with each passing quiz. Audio is included to help with pronunciation. Mix things up with the unscramble game!
Learn about the works of classic artists like Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and van Gogh. Over 100 famous paintings have been captured for you to love and admire. Pinch-to-zoom lets you investigate the finer details of each painting. Enjoy a highly energetic parade for the art-lover on the go.
How can you tell if a lady is truly a princess? Hans Christian Andersen tells a delightful short-story of how one Queen did just that. This app includes beautiful illustrations and a lovely recording of this classic fairy tale. You can enjoy the story by reading, listening, or both. This makes a wonderful bedtime story.
Artist: Kim Parkhurst
Voice: Karen Fritsche
Petting Zoo is an amazing place for kids to learn about animals. Beautiful illustrations and spoken descriptions help your child learn all about their favorite animal friends. Animals are grouped by land, sky and water. There are over 60 animals to learn about including the elephant, zebra, owl, leopard, horse and many more!
Speak like an American introduces you to words, phrases, slangs & idioms that are in common-use among American English speakers with the goal of teaching you how to speak like a native American. We've included examples with each entry. You can "star" interesting items and take a quiz to see how much you learned.
The Emperor's New Clothes is a classic short story by Hans Christian Andersen. Enjoy the full-length story by reading, listening, or both. The app features original artwork by Kim Parkhurst and voice narration by Karen Fritsche.
Length: 13 minutes
Length: 13 minutes
Artwork: 10 original illustrations
Welcome to Socratica! We collect and organize high-quality educational videos for people of all ages. From science and math, to the arts and humanities - you can find it here. Just search or browse for a topic, then select a video to watch. Socratica will help you on your journey of lifelong learning.
'Speak Like a Persian' introduces you to Farsi, a language spoken by more than 50 million people in the Middle East. Learn nearly 200 words & phrases. Audio helps with pronunciation. Words are written with both the English & Persian alphabets. History & trivia are also included.
Enjoy all the world as seen through Shakespeare's eyes. Audio recitations are included for each of the 154 sonnets, so you can choose to read or listen to the poetry. An index of first lines helps you quickly find your favorite poem. The sonnets are also fully searchable, so you can find that perfect sonnet about roses.