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Reading & Writing

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....

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...

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...

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...

Brainsparker Creativity Card

* Featured on Apple Today & Fox News This gem of an app has made its way into the hands of hundreds of thousands of people, and I can see why. Brainsparker possesses a seemingly endless amount of prompts to help stimulate the mind and get creative juices flowing....

Word Hippo

Let writer's block be a thing of the past with this convenient dictionary and thesaurus app. Word Hippo has everything you need to explore the depths of the English language through avenues such as synonyms, antonyms, rhymes, definitions, and much more. There are many...

Little Critter Library

* Academic's Choice "Smart Choice Media" Award Winner! * Silver Award Winner - National Parenting Publications Awards This may appear to be just another book app, but I can assure you it is one that gives you the nostalgic feeling of familiarity and excitement. Dozens...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Khan Academy Kids

* Common Sense Media—5 stars Educational Value, 5 stars Ease of Play* Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice Award for Excellence in Design—100% Rating* Parents' Choice Foundation Gold Award* American Association of School Librarians—2019 Best App for Teaching...

Reading Eggs

* Parent and Teacher Choice Award Winner* Loved by Parents Best Family App* Loved by Parents Best Children’s App* Practical Pre-School Gold Award 2018* Academics Choice Smart Media and Brain Toy Award Winner The only regret I have regarding this app is that I...

Grammar Fix

It is all-too-easy to get overwhelmed and even confused by the difficulty and non-uniform patterns of the English language. Thanks to new-age technology and amazing app creations, simple solutions are at the tips of our fingers. Grammar Fix is a perfect example of...

Kidlo Bedtime Stories

Bedtime is a great opportunity to explore books and stories with little ones. This app is a great resource for that. 240+ stories are available within this app; many of them recognizable and loved by all! All of the stories come with two options: "read by myself" and...