Spelling Apps

Preschoolers love to experiment with letters and words and these early literacy apps are great for stoking those interests, while also being loads of fun.

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Colorful, giggle-inducing alphabet practice for toddlers.
Devices: iPad
(2012)
Toddler-friendly coloring app also teaches ABCs and 123s.
Devices: iPad
(2010)
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A is for an appealing app for learning the alphabet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Spelling games offer fab way to learn to read.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Creative way to build kids' confidence in spelling.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Learn tracing with a cute crab and hand-drawn reward pics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Learning tool for kids to practice phonetics and literacy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
Colorful spelling game with lots of ways to customize.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Videos from show combine with action to teach phonics.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Simple, fun choice for practicing basic world building.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Quality, customizable content covers tricky words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Clever, hands-on method for learning how to spell.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Old West crime-fighting takes kids on a spelling adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Encouraging quizzes help kids master high-frequency words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
Well-planned lessons will challenge, encourage learners.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
Record word lists in your voice with enjoyable study aid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
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Engaging spelling app is a teacher's dream.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
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Great study tool offers options for various learning styles.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
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Good for general practice, but kids can't enter own lists.
Devices: Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Engaging, somewhat frantic game with some spelling practice.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2012)
Fast-paced quiz game builds vocabulary and spelling skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Nook HD
(2014)