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Preschool

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...

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...

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...

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...

Papumba – Fun Learning for 2-6

* #1 play-based preschool academy in 30+ countries Whether you are looking to nurture your budding scientist's curiosity or wanting to solidify your child's math skills, Papumba has you covered. This adorable app holds a collection of learning games for preschool-aged...

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...

Kid Safe Flashcards Baby Touch

This adorable flashcard app is perfect for babies or young toddlers. Cheerful music accompanies real-life photos throughout the game, creating an upbeat atmosphere that is sure to engage excitable learners. There are three categories to choose from- discover, watch,...

Masha and the Bear

Masha and the Bear is an adorable educational app that is based on the lovable characters from the popular show. Recognizable characters is a huge draw, as it does a great job of getting children interested and engaged. In this app, there are six different categories...

Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen

* 2016 Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards: Best Mobile App - Preschhool* 2015 Children's Technology Review: Editor's Choice Award  In this app, toddlers will learn to recognize vowels and formulate words with their favorite Sesame Street characters. Cookie Monster and...

Kids Games! Learning 4 Toddler

In this app, silly characters take the form of different kinds of food. Children will be delighted with the bouncing marshmallows, spinning tomatoes, and matching ice cream cones as they master critical thinking skills such as counting, sorting, matching, and much...

Hopster

* KidScreen Award 2019, 2018, and 2016* App Store's Best of 2016, 2015 & 2014* Best Channel BAFTA Children's Award nomination Hopster is an app geared toward preschoolers and contains educational and entertaining media. Whether you are looking for TV episodes...

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...

Laugh & Learn Animal Sounds

In true Fisher-Price fashion, this app does not disappoint. As a widely recognized and loved brand, Fisher-Price stays loyal to its reputation of delighting babies and children with endearing characters and artful animation. Little hands will explore the pages of this...

The Monster at the End of This Book

* Reached No. 1 in Books on the App Store! * Winner of Cynopsis Kids Imagination Award – Best Preschool App! * Winner of Cybils Award—first Book App award winner!  This delightfully entertaining app is based on the classic Sesame Street story: "The Monster at the End...

Memo Game

Memo-Game takes the classic childhood game Memory and puts it in the palm of your hand, for use at any time. This game is just as most of us surely remember. A deck of cards lies face down on the screen, and the object is to turn over two matching ones. The app is...

Animal Band

Animal Band is a sweet app that opens up the world of musical exploration. With songs that are surely recognized by parents and young children alike, it is easy to follow along in song and dance. Each song is accompanied by a playful, interactive 3D scene. Tap, spin,...