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GetFact

If you love trivia and learning interesting, sometimes weird, facts, then this app may be for you! GetFact is a trivia, and word game rolled into one entertaining and educational app. This game challenges the user by asking them to unscramble letters to create a word....

Sesame Street Family Play

Sesame Street Family Play is an app geared toward parents for guided play with their young children. This is a different approach from many educational apps out there. I like the idea of using an app to educate and entertain kids without engaging in screen time! The...

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...

Impulse Brain Training

When it comes to our bodies, many of us try to preserve any youth-like characteristics we can as we age. But, have you ever thought about preserving or even growing your brain? It is so easy to reach complacency as we settle into the routine of being an adult. Why not...

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...

Scrabble GO

Scrabble Go is the digital version of the classic family board game. If you are looking for hours of addictive fun, while expanding your vocabulary and sharpening your mental agility, this is the game for you. As I am sure you know, Scrabble challenges you to create...

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...

Dave and Ava Learn and Play

Dave and Ava are adorable characters that will lead your child through this interactive app, filled with educational games and nursery rhymes. The app is the perfect tool for entertaining preschool-aged kids. Dave and Ava sing their way through adorable videos with...

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...

The Explorers

This app is unique and struck me as very interesting. “The Explorers” serves as a platform for Earth’s adventurers to upload and share photos and videos of different parts of the world. The shared content reveals the beautiful diversity that lies within our vast big...

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...

Rosetta Stone

* 2019 PCMag Editors’ Choice* 2019 Tabby Awards Winner* 2019 Best Mobile App Awards: Best Designed App and Best Overall App Rosetta Stone is, arguably, the most recognizable and widely used app for learning new languages. With millions of people using it, and over...

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...

English Idioms: Learn and Play

English can be an overwhelming language to learn. Add on top of that phrases that often mean something different than what defines the words alone, and you've got a recipe for confusion! That is where an app like this one comes in handy. "English Idioms: Learn and...

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...

Writing Wizard

* Editor's Choice Award for Excellence in Design - Children's Technology Review Writing Wizard is an app that is enjoyed by 220,000 people (75,000 of those being schools!). Any time an app has so many users, it piques my interest. Upon downloading and trying it, I...

Words Booster: Learn Languages

If you have ever contemplated learning a new language, Words Booster is a great app to help get you started. The thought of starting from scratch and diving headfirst into a foreign tongue can be intimidating, but this app makes it simple, fun, and approachable. When...