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.
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These apps, games, and websites are great for homework help.
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Your kids will try and try again as they work through these tricky problems.
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Cute counting fun for little learners.
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Tabletop classics, reimagined for the digital generation.
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Great digital tools for kids just starting to speak.
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Connect the local to the global.
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Shape up geometry knowledge with these show-stoppers.
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Here are some of our top-rated Android apps for kids.
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Spooky monsters and creepy games kids love.
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Immerse kids in history, and the lessons follow.
Tico Timer - your fun timer for children! App Poster Image
Make getting out the door a pain no more with these helpful apps.
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You can have the "Happiest Place on Earth" on your device with this selection of Disney-created apps.
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Check out these great deals only on iOS.
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Estas apps refuerzan los lazos familiares y proveen momentos de enseñanza
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These apps can bring you together and provide some teachable moments.
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Like highly acclaimed movies and books, these apps are just too good to miss.
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Control your Wonder Workshop robots with these fun apps.
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Explora un nuevo mundo digital que explora, entretiene y enriquece a través de las maravillas de la cultura latina
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Apps, games, and sites for number crunchers and science whizzes.
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Ways to watch what you want, when you want.