Give children the opportunity to learn all about the great history of America, or find valuable information that will interest both adults and children to learn together with apps. We have come up with a few apps that may help you find out more about the Declaration of Independence and the Fourth of July.
Declaration of Independence by Your Mobile Apps Inc. is an iPhone app also available for the iPad and the iPod Touch. This application will inform you of every thing you need to know about the Declaration of Independence by Thomas Jefferson. Available at the iTunes App Store you will find out about the reason behind the Fourth of July and also interesting facts about Thomas Jefferson himself. With easy navigational chapters, you can also save and restore you last reading attempt to pick up where you left off last.
United States Declaration of Independence by United States – ZyngRule ebook by Vallabh Papdiwala is also an iOS application available on iTunes. The ZyngRule ebook reader is an interesting application that shows the actual words written in the declaration with a built-in dictionary and auto scrolling you will find this easy to use. With great-animated graphics and a large amount of fonts and colors, children will have sound effects and night mode support to keep them stimulated.
The Foundation of Democracy: The Magna Carta, The Declaration of Independence, The Bill of Rights is an iPad application available at AppShopper for £1.19. This app contains three of the most important and influential political documents ever written. The United States Declaration of Independence stated the thirteen American colonies were now independent states, no longer part of the British Empire. The Magna Carta was the first document forced onto an English King by his subjects. It laid the foundations for modern English law, and The United States Bill of Rights contains the first ten amendments to the United States Constitution. It provides basic rights for citizens, such as freedom of speech and a right to a trial by jury.
The Declaration of Independence is an iOS iPhone app for £1.19 at AppShopper. This is also a detailed account of the story behind Independence Day. In this app you will get facts about the date of its actual signing, which is disputed by historians. Also that the text of the Declaration was initially ignored after the American Revolution. Its stature grew over the years, particularly the second sentence, a sweeping statement of human rights. These rights can be viewed within the app and will give you the knowledge to understand the history behind July the 4th.
We hope you find these Declaration of Independence apps interesting, with great summaries for kids to enjoy. Maybe you want to see for yourself, if that is the case head over to the AppShopper.