Leigh Trust Apps Portal

These are the apps which we are used most often in lessons across iPad schools. Once you have set up your iPad it will be able to download any these apps and many more.


Google DriveGoogle Drive 

All your files in Drive – like your videos, photos and documents – are backed up safely so that you can’t lose them. Easily invite others to view, edit or leave comments on any of your files or folders.

Google Docs 

Create, edit, and collaborate with others on documents from your iPod, iPhone, or iPad with the free Google Docs app.

Google Sheets

Create, edit, and collaborate with others on spreadsheets from your iPod, iPhone, or iPad with the free Google Sheets app. 

Google Slides

Create, edit, and collaborate with others on presentations from your iPod, iPhone, or iPad with the free Google Slides app.

Google Classroom

Google classroom is a key app for students and teachers. Teachers will use it to set homework, pose class questions and share learning resources. Students can then use it to return homework, which the teachers can mark online.

Key Free Learning Apps


Students answering assessment questions in a variety of formats: quizzes, quick question polls and exit tickets in the lesson.

QR ReaderQR Reader

Lots of worksheets and activities now have QR code links on them to help you access help videos or interesting  websites. This is an essential tool in your digital pencil case.

pdf annotatePDF Annotate

An app that allows you to annotate onto a PDF. Can be used as a way to get students to fill out worksheets. 

Key Paid Learning Apps


This is a great mind mapping app, that will help you map out ideas and thoughts, including images and annotations, which you can then send to your teacher.

Book CreatorBook Creator

 Book Creator is ideal for making all kinds of books, including report books, photo books, journals, textbooks and more.

Explane EverythingExplain Everything

Record everything you do within the app (even yourself while using the front-facing camera) to create high quality, creative and valuable content for others to learn from!


iMovie is the fast and fun moviemaking app that puts everything you need to tell your story at your fingertips. Create Hollywood-style trailers or sophisticated home movies in minutes and share your finished work with other students or teachers.