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 Apps That Inspire Kids to Play Outside.

 

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Little Friends Dance Studio App Poster Image
Branded choreographing tool is more ho-hum than hoppin' hot.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
(2017)
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Super Stretch Yoga HD App Poster Image
Get kids moving and relaxing with warm video intro to yoga.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
(2012)
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SesameStreet.org Website Poster Image
Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.
URL: https://www.sesamestreet.org
(2008)
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GoNoodle Games App Poster Image
Jump, wave, and wiggle with fun immersive movement games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2020)
(2020)
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Hops - Journey of Tree Spirit App Poster Image
Fun fitness experience motivates kids to move, offers ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch
(2019)
(2019)
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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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NFL Play 60 App Poster Image
Running game gets kids moving but may be risky for device.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(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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Just Dance 2020 Game Poster Image
Great for dancing, socializing -- but some mature lyrics.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2019)
(2019)
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Ring Fit Adventure Game Poster Image
Work up a sweat while saving the land in this fun adventure.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
(2019)
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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 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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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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