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.
Daily Vroom App Poster Image
Educational goodies that won't break the bank.
Ditty by Zya App Poster Image
Social networking is a part of everyday life for teens.
HOMER Reading: Learn to Read App Poster Image
From spelling games to kid-friendly news, meet key ELA learning goals in unique and engaging ways.
Bugs and Numbers App Poster Image
From counting to algebra, these Common Core-aligned math products really add up.
Code Karts - Pre-school Programming Preparation App Poster Image
Programming is the new literacy all kids can benefit from.
Lawrence Hall of Science: 24/7 Science Website Poster Image
Your little detective decides in these games and apps.
Tozzle - Toddler's favorite puzzle App Poster Image
Encourage kids to consider problems from many angles.
Dora & Kai-Lan's Pet Shelter Game Poster Image
Learning what happy, sad, and confused feelings and faces are are crucial skills for kids.
Dora's Christmas Carol Adventure HD App Poster Image
Get into the holiday spirit with these fun seasonal apps.
Eli Explorer App Poster Image
Pioneering picks for bold adventurers.
Peter Pig's Money Counter App Poster Image
Bank on these favorites for serious money learning.
Tozzle - Toddler's favorite puzzle App Poster Image
These engaging products help kids learn letters and words.
JFK Moonshot App Poster Image
Come face to face with famed men and women of history.
Curious About Me App Poster Image
Bring Hollywood home.
DRAWNIMAL by YATATOY App Poster Image
Sketch, doodle, and draft to your heart's content.
Intro to Colors, by Montessorium App Poster Image
Painting products perfect for the next Picasso.
Happy Snap App Poster Image
Snappy picks for shutterbugs and photography lovers.
CAST UDL Book Builder Website Poster Image
Kids' ideas get a chance to shine with these great digital picks.
Daniel Tiger's Storybooks App Poster Image
Let it sink in with titles crafted for comprehension.
Caillou Check Up - Doctor's Office App Poster Image
Terrific digital tools to get kids healthy.

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