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Ages: 6-8

PBS KIDS Video

* A Webby Winner for Best Streaming Video (2018)* A Parents’ Choice Recommended Award Winner (2017, 2013)* A Cynopsis Kids !magination Award Winner for Best Educational App (2012)For many, PBS is a trusted household name. For years, characters from educational...

Ladybug at Orchard Avenue

As someone who has always loved ladybugs, I found this app very informative and amusing. I’ve always admired their daintiness and their unique features, but I knew nothing about them. This storybook-type app opened my eyes to amazing facts about these cute...

Math Facts

If you are searching for a basic and simple app to help keep your math skills sharp, this one fits the bill perfectly. I think of it like a quiz in the palm of my hands. The app creates a curriculum based on your level of knowledge and quizzes you on varying math...

MarcoPolo World School

* 2019 International Emmy Award Nominee* Winner of the 2019 Kidscreen Awards – Best Original Learning App* Winner of 2019 Rockies Award – Children & Youth* Rated A+ for educational value by Common Sense Media* Winner of the Parents’ Choice Award 2018...

TinyTap-Homeschool for Kids

TinyTap is an everyday learning tool used by millions of parents worldwide. And it is clear why! With this app, learning is exciting and fun, with over 150,000 step-by-step, interactive games covering subjects like math, science, social skills, and more. Its curated...

Budge World – Kids Games and Fun

When it comes to educational apps for kids, I love the ones that utilize the familiarity of widely recognizable characters. It is a great way to grab the attention of young learners and keep them engaged and excited to learn. Budge World has no shortage of characters...

Newsela

Newsela is an excellent app that proudly boasts over 10 million learners. I like to think of it as a virtual newsstand. With varied content, there are articles sure to appeal to just about everyone. The articles are available at five reading levels. These levels...

Vanido

Are you someone who has an amazing voice and wants to dial it into perfection? Or, perhaps you are someone who wants to sing but could use a little help fine-tuning pitch and expanding your range. Maybe even a combination of both? Regardless of your skill or talent...

Extraordinary Women

With a title as compelling as “Extraordinary Women,” this app has quite the name to uphold. And it does. It is filled with detailed journeys through the lives of nine empowering women. Extraordinary would be one word to describe the personalities and accomplishments...

Bookful

* Parent and Teacher Choice Award Winners * Shortlist for International Excellence Award 2019 in the London Book Fair* Startup of the Year Award 2018 for FutureBook Live* Featured by Apple - Best New Apps  Bookful is an awesome app that embraces the technological...

Moshi Twilight Sleep Stories

* Apple App of the Day If you are ready to turn bedtime into a breeze, I would recommend joining the millions of parents who have downloaded and used Moshi Twilight. It is no secret that when it comes time to draw the curtains and settle down, stakes are high that it...

Hangman

Everyone knows the classic vocabulary game, Hangman. Sure, a good old fashioned pen and paper works just fine for this game. But, since we are in the era of digital everything, why make an exception here? Having a fun, educational, and entertaining game in my pocket...

Hidden Pictures Puzzle Town

*Named Best Mobile Game of 2017 by Best Mobile App Awards Hidden Pictures Puzzle Town is brought to you by the one and only Highlights magazine. "Highlights" is known for its magazines, created to stimulate and entertain young minds and imaginations. With creative...

Tappity

Tappity is an amazing interactive app that covers many different science topics. The app is narrated by a friendly little space bot, as well as an actual human named Haley. Haley appears many times throughout the app via videos that call for user participation. This...

Christmas Pics Quiz Game

Some of the most adored holiday characters and objects are the main stars of this fun quiz-app. Photos are hidden but can be revealed piece by piece by one, two, three, or four taps. The object of this game is to make the word that matches the photo. This is done by...

ReadingIQ

Nothing beats the feeling of walking into a library and surrounding yourself with endless literature, but the ReadingIQ app may be the first of its kind to replicate that feeling. This app puts a personalized library at your fingertips for use as soon as the desire to...

Amazon FreeTime

Amazon FreeTime is a leg of Amazon, and it does not fall short of its high standards and knack for perfectly personalized content. This service allows up to four users unlimited access to over 10,000 books, movies, and TV shows. Each user has a profile, and content is...

ABCmouse

* Winner of prestigious Mom’s Choice GOLD* Teachers’ Choice GOLD award* Parents’ Choice GOLD Award Having two younger children, I have seen many advertisements for ABCmouse. I was always curious as to what it was, but I only just recently took the time to look into...

Touch and Learn – Emotions

If you are looking for a way to help kids understand and recognize body language and emotions, look no further. Touch and Learn Emotions is an app that will appeal to children with its relatable photos. Each screen shows four photos. The user is asked to choose the...

Loopimal

Loopimal is an app that allows kids (or adults!) to unlock their musical creativity by creating fun, rhythmic tunes that pair with silly dancing characters. The interface of this app is visually appealing with soft colors, no distractions, and an intuitive setup. Upon...