Movement Apps, Games, and Websites

As a parent, it's important to balance the amount of exercise and screen time your kid has every day. So follow their motionless media with a marathon of running, jumping, and, most importantly, dancing! These active picks will have your kid putting down the controller and picking up the pace with titles that perfectly blend fun and fitness. For more information on how to properly incorporate exercise into your child's electronic games, be sure to check out our Active Gaming Tips.

 

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C-Fit Yoga - Classroom Fitness App Poster Image
Kid-friendly video yoga guide families can use together.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
(2012)
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Move Like Me App Poster Image
Parents, kids play together in dance sequence game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
(2010)
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Sesame Street: Ready, Set, Grover! Game Poster Image
Health and fitness are the focus in this cute, active game.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii
(2011)
(2011)
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Little Friends DANCE App Poster Image
Branded choreographing tool is more ho-hum than hoppin' hot.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
(2017)
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Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster Game Poster Image
Engaging and funny interactive adventures are pure joy.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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SesameStreet.org Website Poster Image
Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.
URL: http://www.sesamestreet.org
(2008)
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Fruit Ninja Kinect 2 Game Poster Image
Family-friendly party game promotes socializing, exercise.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Kinect Party Game Poster Image
Entertaining collection of activities gets kids moving.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Active Life: Magical Carnival Game Poster Image
Active gaming in a collection of fun fantasy settings.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
(2011)
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Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved Game Poster Image
Become a wizardly conductor in music game; some iffy lyrics.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Wii Sports Club Game Poster Image
Five sports games get Wii U athletes on their feet.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
(2014)
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Sports Champions 2 Game Poster Image
Fun sports compilation promotes healthy movement.
Platforms: PlayStation 3
(2012)
(2012)
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Just Dance 2015 Game Poster Image
Updated game doesn't add much but still gets you moving.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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miCoach Game Poster Image
Diverse, enjoyable workout game with heavy Adidas branding.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Wii Fit Plus Game Poster Image
Expanded version has great games and personalized workouts.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
(2009)
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Wii Fit U Game Poster Image
Fun collection of games designed to keep you fit.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2014)
(2014)
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Zumba Fitness Core Game Poster Image
Energetic dance fitness game with mildly suggestive lyrics.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Zumba Fitness World Party Game Poster Image
Fun fitness dancing game not very original.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2013)
(2013)
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BattleSteps App Poster Image
Fun push for fitness goals, but allows texts from strangers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
(2016)
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Charge Running App Poster Image
Live remote runs encourage fitness; best used indoors.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch
(2017)
(2017)
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Charity Miles - Running & Walking Distance Tracker App Poster Image
Help charities through walking, running, and biking.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
(2016)
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Walkr - A Gamified Fitness App App Poster Image
Combine space-travel gaming with real-life steps tracking.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
(2018)
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Zombies, Run! App Poster Image
Zombie-fueled workout fun, violent; adjust privacy settings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
(2015)
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The Hip Hop Dance Experience Game Poster Image
Fun, vigorous movement, with sexy lyrics and dance moves.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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