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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] Poster Image
Get kids moving and relaxing with warm video intro to yoga.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
(2012)
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SesameStreet.org [node:content-type] Poster Image
Brought to you by the letter "F" -- for fun.
URL: https://www.sesamestreet.org
(2008)
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GoNoodle Games [node:content-type] Poster Image
Jump, wave, and wiggle with fun immersive movement games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
(2020)
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Hops - Journey of Tree Spirit [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] Poster Image
Active gaming in a collection of fun fantasy settings.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2011)
(2011)
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Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] Poster Image
Expanded version has great games and personalized workouts.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
(2009)
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Wii Fit U [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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 [node:content-type] 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! [node:content-type] Poster Image
Zombie-fueled workout fun, violent; adjust privacy settings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
(2015)
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