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10 Revision Apps For Students

Posted on: 23/05/2017

1. Keep

  • All about organisation: from reminders to checklists – this app has it covered.
  • Image to Text is a great feature that allows you to grab text from photos. Students can take photos of their notes and off they go!
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

2. Quizlet

  • A study and flashcard app, Quizlet let’s you create quizzes with your own information.
  • There are also 400million quizzes already available across a wide range or areas.
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

3. Padlet

  • The easiest and quickest way to collaborate. Students can create a shared space where everyone can share ideas, links, images and tips.
  • The link can be shared with everyone in a class, allowing everyone to add in their information, save as a pdf and send to everyone!
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

4. Popplet lite

  • A beautifully simple way to create mind-maps.
  • In this free version you are only allowed to create one popplet, so when you’re finished one, why not save a screenshot and start on a new topic!
  • Download on the App Store

5. Spark Post

  • Make revision less boring by illustrating important quotes.
  • The final image would fit nicely in the centre of a popplet (app 4).
  • Download on the App Store

6. Clips

  • On Clips you can create short clips with live annotations!
  • I recommend changing the language of your device; use the videos to test your pronunciation for MFL.
  • Download on the App Store

7. Classic Explain Everything

  • The only paid app on this list. EE is my go to for any subject.
  • Import a photo, video or popplet, then add your voice explaining what you want to remember: blurt out all the vocabulary, processes and dates you need!
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

8. TextingStory

  • A fun little app where you can create a video of a ‘text conversation’.
  • Create common answers to questions in a fun and visual way!
  • Try importing your video to Explain Everything and practice your accent!
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

9. Gojimo

  • Already the UK’s most used revision app! It has over 40,000 practice questions ready to go and free!
  • Focus on the specific areas you need to work, with instant feedback.
  • Get it on Google Play or Download on the App Store

10. Paper by FiftyThree

  • Visually representing your information can save thousands of words.
  • This app along with the others here has made my scrawl look beautiful!
  • Appsmash this with SparkPost and Explain Everything to produce a video explaining processes and forming answers that words cannot suffice.
  • Download on the App Store