A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this app.
Each musical story has a clear message that promotes key social-emotional learning components such as self-regulation, positive self-esteem, empathy, embracing diversity, overcoming fear, and taking risks.
Ease of Play
Simple design makes navigating the app a breeze for adults and kids. The podcast button on the top right-hand corner is for adults and includes audio clips by psychologists and experts in child development sharing information and parenting pointers.
Parents Need to Know
Is It Any Good?
This simple, yet beautifully designed tool packs a punch with its intentionally curated collection of musical stories for kids and podcasts for families, which are charming, engaging, and educational. The app is colorful and appealing, without bells and whistles. The emphasis is on its quality content rather than entertainment gimmicks. The short audio stories are beautifully narrated and will capture and keep a little one's attention. The design is simple, but intentional. It doesn't offer tons of stimuli on screen. Other than the cover illustration, the stories solely rely on audio, promoting visualization and imagination, which are key skills for little kids. The quality of the content is what really makes Fabulous - Cuentos y Cantos stand out. The stories relay powerful messages in a kid-friendly way and serve as the perfect starting point for conversations to promote social-emotional learning. Families will find the podcasts extremely informative and useful, providing practical tips and simplifying certain aspects of child development. For example, one podcast addresses overcoming fears and tips to help little ones do so. Fabulous - Cuentos y Cantos is a perfect tool for both kids and parents. It's informative, educational, and the musical stories are delightful!
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