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Tico Timer - your fun timer for children!

By Ashley Kemper, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Beautifully designed timer may ease transitions.

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age 4+

Based on 1 parent review

age 4+

Very basic; Sound doesn’t work

This app does not allow you to save or name the timers. It says it plays music but none of the music options worked for me on my iPhone 7. There was no sound whatsoever no matter what volume setting I tried.

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Tico Timer - your fun timer for children! is especially useful for kids who need a break or who struggle with the abstract concepts of time. The correlating graphics and music that accompany the countdown timer may help kids better understand how much time is left while alleviating some anxiety (there is no harsh buzzer or traditional clock countdown, and it's easy to see how much time is left). Some kids may be distracted by the moving graphics or music provided by Tico Timer- your fun timer for children!, especially when using the timer to countdown time for specific tasks (homework, getting dressed). It's likely most helpful for kids who need to take a break, as listening to the music and watching the graphic shifts the focus in a calming way.

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