Windows 8 Chemistry App: Learn n Play Chemistry

Learn n Play Chemistry is a Windows 8 Chemistry app. The app offers detailed information on the elements present on the Earth’s atmosphere. This include information like Electronic Configuration, Atomic Weight, Boiling Point, Melting Point, and various other things. The app is a useful resource for all the students, who are interested in gaining knowledge about the various elements available.

The best thing about the app is its nice interface, and the fact that it can turn out to be a good information repository. Learn n Play Chemistry is freely available in the Education category of the Windows Store.

Learn n Play Chemistry

Using this Windows 8 Chemistry App

Learn n Play Chemistry is a nice learning resource for kids. Let me get you a brief introduction of the app:

As you get to the main screen of the app, the main categories of the elements will be shown to you. The main categories that are available here are Non metal, Alkali, Alkaline, Metalloids, Halogens, and various others. All in all, 10 main categories are available here.

Learn n Play Chemistry- Main categories

Each of the ten categories that are available here, are represented by different colors.


As you get to any particular category, the category will open up, with all the elements that are present in that category available as tiles, present on the left side of the app’s interface. The tiles of elements of any particular category, will also be shown with the same color.

Element info

To get info about any of the element, you just have to click on it.  The info for that element will appear on the right side of the page.

Learn n Play Chemistry- Element Info

A good, detailed info is available through the app. In this info, the pictorial representation of the Electronic Configuration of the element is also available, that will help the students to understand it even better.

Get to next category

You can get to the next category of elements from this category itself. A button is present in this category, on the bottom right side of the category’s interface. Get to the next category, by just clicking on it.

From there, you can view all the info about other elements in the same way as explained earlier.

Also check Elements: The Periodic TableSmart Kids, and Animal Sound Box.

My Verdict

Learn n Play Chemistry is a nice Windows 8  Chemistry app to get info about the elements. The app is a good educational resource. You can give it a try.

Get Learn n Play Chemistry here