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.
Kids Puzzles Puzzingo - Learning Puzzle Games for Toddler App Poster Image
Here are some of our top-rated Android apps for kids.
Azoomee: Kids' Games, TV, Chat App Poster Image
See what's out there besides Facebook and Twitter.
First Words Halloween App Poster Image
Spooky monsters and creepy games kids love.
JumpStart 3D Virtual World Game Poster Image
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.
Disney Story Central App Poster Image
You can have the "Happiest Place on Earth" on your device with this selection of Disney-created apps.
Alien Assignment App Poster Image
Check out these great deals only on iOS.
Heads Up! App Poster Image
Estas apps refuerzan los lazos familiares y proveen momentos de enseñanza
Go for Dash & Dot Robots App Poster Image
Control your Wonder Workshop robots with these fun apps.
My Abuelita Book Poster Image
Explora un nuevo mundo digital que explora, entretiene y enriquece a través de las maravillas de la cultura latina
Khan Academy Website Poster Image
Apps, games, and sites for number crunchers and science whizzes.
BabyFirst Video App Poster Image
Ways to watch what you want, when you want.
Easy Spelling Aid + Translator & Dyslexia Support App Poster Image
Interactive references at your fingertips.
Eli Explorer App Poster Image
Exploring other languages in an app = bueno!
Crazy Gears App Poster Image
Our editors' app picks for young kids.
Peekaboo Barn App Poster Image
Hand-picked favorites kids and parents will love.
MamaLingua Lite App Poster Image
These terrific tools can make kids fluent in no time.
My PlayHome App Poster Image
Bridging the gap between blue and pink, these apps offer fun and open-ended gender roles for everyone.
Notability App Poster Image
Great digital tools to keep kids and teens on track.
Wuf Shanti Yoga Fun Machine App Poster Image
Harness the power of technology to Zen out.