Open children's hearts and minds with Barefoot World Atlas App | Barefoot Books

A magical, interactive 3D globe invites a new generation of children (and adults!) to explore the world, discover fascinating features and immerse themselves in the rich wonders of our planet.

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New Edition! Barefoot World Atlas App

Fly around the interactive 3D globe and discover the rich wonders of our planet! This show-stopping interactive app allows children of all ages to explore an enticing, spinning world packed with animated icons, an ever-changing soundscape and interactive quizzes.

Complete with hundreds of breathtaking photographs, hours of audio as well as facts about countries, regions and oceans, this educational adventure invites children to immerse themselves in the diverse cultures and natural beauty of our planet.


World Atlas App on the iPad and iPhone

The app lets children travel at will, encountering landmarks and events from exploding geysers in Iceland to space shuttle launches in America.

Originally released in 2012, the newly updated World Atlas app dives deeper into world art, major cities and North America, and a new “surprise” option allows children to discover exciting new features and places on the globe just by shaking their device. With the new “favorites” mode children can personalize their world, providing a fun and interactive way to share their adventures with friends and family.

$4.99 USD on the App Store

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Logos_Reviewers_PW.png “An immersive app that immediately invites exploration”
 The New York Times
Apple App Store Loge An Apple Editor’s Choice Pick, App of the Week, and in the App Hall of Fame!
Today Show Featured on NBC’s Today Show as top education App
 Wired Logo

“The experience is tactile, responsive, immersive and educational”
— Wired

Education App Store Logo “This app is stunning and the graphics are beautiful. The globe moves effortlessly and the app provides detailed information that truly enhances the user's experience. A real conversation starter, especially if you're off on your holidays soon.”
Educational App Store
 Edshelf  “This is an interactive atlas for the digital age. It vividly communicates how all parts of our world are interconnected and reveals some of the ideas and initiatives that are helping to shape a sustainable future.”
— EdShelf
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“The best kind of reference materials for youngsters inspire a greater interest in the world around you, and Barefoot World Atlas certainly does that.”
— Philip Michaels, MacWorld

Special Needs

“[...] very engaging and interesting, and it is great for visual learners and those with special needs.  The app is exciting, colorful, and stimulating, and children are learning without necessarily realizing it.” 
— Cara Batema, Special

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Barefoot World Atlas is a brilliant creation... It is like having a Jr. set of world books in one condensed space to promote educating kids about geography in a FUN, exciting and all-embracing way. This app will have staying power on any mobile device. Splurge  - this app is worth every penny!”
— Griva Patel, Teachers with Apps


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