Best apps: Our Recommendations for Families

If it seems like the world of apps is overwhelming, that's because it is! But never fear -- our editors have combed through the thousands of apps out there to pick the best. Whether you want to teach your preschooler the ABCs or read a great interactive story, yes, there's an app for that.
Leo's Pad Enrichment Program for Preschoolers App Poster Image
Come face to face with famed men and women of history.
Curious About Me App Poster Image
Bring Hollywood home.
Doc McStuffins Color and Play App Poster Image
Painting products perfect for the next Picasso.
ToonCamera App Poster Image
Snappy picks for shutterbugs and photography lovers.
NRICH Website Poster Image
Stats standouts that far exceed the average.
There's a Wocket in My Pocket App Poster Image
Whimsical rhymes encourage early literacy.
Baby's Musical Hands App Poster Image
Awesome apps designed for the youngest users.
ABC Go App Poster Image
We waded through all the ABC apps for the best.
Animal Band ~ 3D Interactive Music Toy App Poster Image
The only way to fit a piano in your pocket.
Hovercraft - Build Fly Retry App Poster Image
These great picks won't weigh kids down with the boring stuff.
DIY Nano App Poster Image
Software must-haves for mechanical minds.
Bedtime Math Website Poster Image
Count these winning numbers titles among your favorites.
Dr. Panda's Toy Cars App Poster Image
These apps, games, and websites are great for homework help.
Alien Assignment App Poster Image
Your kids will try and try again as they work through these tricky problems.
Count TV App Poster Image
Cute counting fun for little learners.
BrainPOP Jr. Website Poster Image
Tabletop classics, reimagined for the digital generation.
Eli Explorer App Poster Image
Great digital tools for kids just starting to speak.
Barefoot World Atlas App Poster Image
Connect the local to the global.
More.Starfall Website Poster Image
Shape up geometry knowledge with these show-stoppers.