Namoo – Wonders of Plant Life offers nine chapters that cover topics such as trunks and stems, leaves and their anatomy, and roots and root tips. Select a chapter and then start from the main category or choose a subcategory. Each chapter provides an interactive activity and a full description.
Select a chapter. The app offers nine chapters that cover topics such as trunks and stems, leaves and their anatomy, and roots and root tips. Select a chapter and then start from the main category or choose a subcategory. With wonderful visuals and subtle sounds, the app provides a relaxing learning experience.
Interact for effects. Each chapter offers its own type of interaction. You may turn day into night, provide water to roots, or send pollen into the air. As you interact, more details surrounding the topic will appear. For example, as you continue to spread pollen, you will then learn how it aids fertilization.
Read the full details. Along with each chapter’s interactive activity, is a full description. This provides a very detailed, educational experience. From definitions to processes, every section is informative and enlightening.
What is it about?
How do flowers become fruits? What happens to plants at night? Did you know that a carrot is a type of root? For educating children ages 9 to 11, as well as interested adults, Namoo – Wonders of Plant Life provides an interactive 3-D learning experience.
For those who...
- Enjoy learning about plant life
- Would like a nice app to teach their children about plants
Not for those who...
- Do not enjoy learning about plant life
- Do not have children ages 9 to 11
Why we love it
Namoo – Wonders of Plant Life is a fantastic teaching tool for children with its attractive visuals and interactive experience. However, it is also a great app for adults interested in learning more about the topics too.
App Store Description
Smart toys can make science exciting! NAMOO is a fun, engaging exploration of the life of plants. Discover how leaves make food, experiment with underground root systems, or play with the parts of a plant cell! Interactive 3D simulations and straightforward language enable an immersive experience for curious minds.
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"This educational plant app illustrates lessons and engages students much better than any textbook or video."
–Jenny Bristol, Common Sense Media
"The existence of tools like NAMOO reminds me of why (in the right context) educational iPad apps can be SO AMAZING AND BENEFICIAL."
–Luke Dormehl, Cult of Mac
"With a pleasant pace and a charming feel, it sets the standard for functional learner-centered mobile education."
–Sarah Bell, Huffington Post
"NAMOO is a FANTASTIC TEACHING TOOL for children with its attractive visuals and interactive experience. However, it is also a great app for adults interested in learning more about the topics too."
–Sandy Stachowiak, AppAdvice
"NAMOO is one of the most beautiful science app for kids I’ve ever seen... If you want to take your kids on an immersive tour across the different parts of a plant, this app is a MUST-HAVE."
–Eric Pramono, Geeks With Juniors
"This app is PERFECT for independent exploration... You’re sure to spark the interest of students as you give them a chance to interact with high-quality content."
–Monica Burns, ClassTechTips
There are many basic yet surprising things to learn about the inner workings of trees and flowers. How do plants turn carbon dioxide into food? How do flowers become fruits? Through the use of colorful interactive models, Namoo will help students gain a deeper understanding of the science at work. Namoo goes beyond the textbook! It is a multi-layered journey where you can play, experiment, and learn with ease.
Namoo features nine chapters. Each chapter is dedicated to a part of a plant and its function, including roots, stems, leaves, and flowers. Two chapters provide an in-depth look at cell structure and photosynthesis may awaken the scientist within!
In the world of Namoo, dynamic visuals are accompanied by clear explanations. Every tap of the screen yields a new bit of information. With students in mind, we have also included comprehensive reading blocks for each chapter. Namoo is designed to be a one-stop solution and an immersive tour through plant life.
- Nine chapters including: roots, root tips, leaf anatomy, plant cells, photosynthesis, flowers and fruits, trunks, and stems
- VR experience for the plant cell chapter
- Original 3D artwork, music and sound design
- Encyclopedia-inspired, interactive 3D simulations
- Plain labels, clear explanations, and student friendly reading sections
- Immersive and fun learning for kids and adults
- Discover amazing processes such as pollination or photosynthesis in fun, engaging way
- Experiment with different environmental conditions and see what happens!