Ancients in Their Own Words for iPad. This free app brings four civilizations to life through their own inscriptions, whether written by a senator or a sentry, a warrior or a waitress. Each of the four parts – Egyptians, Greeks, Romans and Mesopotamians – examines 13 ancient items, with each entry featuring an image of the original inscription, a modern translation, and a background history with photographs and artworks that put the ancient words into context and explain their significance.
Dinosaur Fact Files iPad app - a free download from Amber Books Ltd. Contains lots of mini 'books' about different types of dinosaurs, from meat eaters to swimming dinos, full of facts and entertaining quizzes.