Top Time-Management Apps

These terrific scheduling apps, timer tools, digital calendars, and simulation games can teach kids essential organization and time-management skills. Whether kids are keeping customers happy in a busy restaurant, directing air traffic, or managing a morning routine, they'll need to stay one step ahead of the action to succeed -- and use strategic thinking skills, too. Here are some of our favorites.

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AGE
5
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Simple Android timer tool can help kids keep on task.
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Devices: Android
(2015)
AGE
6
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, incentive-driven tool for morning routines.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
AGE
7
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun time-management game, even if you aren't TV show fans.
csm_game
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2012)
AGE
8
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Empowering calendar tool helps alleviate anxiety.
csm_app
Devices: iPad
(2015)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Time-management fun for aspiring air traffic controllers.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Classic time-management game serves up frenzied food fun.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2011)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
A five-course feast of frantic fun for one or two players.
csm_app
Devices: iPad
(2010)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Fun, creative time-management sim from Diner Dash series.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2010)
AGE
9
QUALITY
 
Restaurant time management game is entertaining fare.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, Android
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Accessible building sim both challenging and fun.
csm_game
Platforms: Windows
(2008)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Great strategy game with comic but slightly scary violence.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
AGE
10
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Must-have time-management app for attention deficits.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
AGE
12
QUALITY
 
LEARNING
Robust calendar tool may be overwhelming for kids.
csm_app
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)