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Disney Buddies: ABCs App Poster Image
age 3+
Disney friends, simple games introduce alphabet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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Juana la Iguana en la Granja, Aprende en Español / Spanish App Poster Image
age 5+
Cute iguana guides kids through games entirely in Spanish.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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HangArt: Play Hangman, Draw Pictures, Tell Stories App Poster Image
age 6+
New twist on old game makes learning fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Curious World - Early learning games, videos and books for kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Diverse content appealing, but user experience underwhelms.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Read with Doc McStuffins: Letters and Sounds App Poster Image
age 3+
Favorite characters lead kids through early reading skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Read with Doc McStuffins: Word Building App Poster Image
age 4+
Word games with TV buddies solid but repetitive.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Tiggly Doctor: Spell Verbs and Perform Actions Like a Real Doctor App Poster Image
age 7+
G-R-O-S-S spelling fun shocks and introduces a few verbs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen App Poster Image
age 4+
Sweet word-building with TV friend; vowel toys optional.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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age 3+
Video calls emphasize shared reading experiences.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Chromebook
(2015)
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Tiggly Story Maker: Build Words and Record Your Own Tales App Poster Image
age 4+
Harness the power of vowels to create zany stories.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2015)
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Osmo Words App Poster Image
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age 5+
Interactive word-builder impresses with lots of options.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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MyBackpack - Waterford Learning App Poster Image
age 4+
Free games, stories, songs vary in quality and target age.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Kid Awesome Kindergarten English Premium – Master the First Year of Language Learning! App Poster Image
age 5+
Early literacy journey has great coverage but poor delivery.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Wonster Words - spelling with ABC and phonics by Puzzingo App Poster Image
age 4+
Phonetics, vocab star as kids drag letters to spell words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Montessori Early Reading - Phonics & Rhyme games App Poster Image
age 4+
Simple, early reader matching games sparse but solid.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Preschoolers ABC Playground Pro App Poster Image
age 4+
Customizable, multilingual letter play made fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Tiggly Submarine: Explore the Depths of Short Vowels & Phonics App Poster Image
age 4+
Unique hybrid app and toy takes phonics under the sea.
Devices: iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2015)
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Grandma's Preschool App Poster Image
age 3+
Explore cute classroom for basic intro to preschool themes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Star Gurus - Fun educational dot to dot game for preschool kids to learn numbers and how to count in different sequences App Poster Image
age 3+
Count to connect the stars; repetitive but customizable.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Hooked on Phonics Preschool – The Big Reading Show App Poster Image
age 3+
Fun but passive early literacy music; bland games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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