App Reviews

Sago Mini Zoo App Poster Image
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age 3+
Cute virtual zoo offers open-ended play.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Pinkfong My Body App Poster Image
age 3+
Pricey in-app buy for uninspired, light-on-learning content.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Smart Grow: Educational Games App Poster Image
age 3+
Play with animals, puzzles, patterns, colors, and sequence.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2018)
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Pinkfong Who Am I? App Poster Image
age 3+
YouTube channel-inspired app limited without $10.99 buy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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WWF Free Rivers App Poster Image
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age 10+
Beautiful AR scenes show ugly reality facing global rivers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Kidomi App Poster Image
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age 3+
Great curated content, parent controls; flawed navigation.
Devices: Android
(2018)
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Highbrow App Poster Image
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age 3+
Great curated videos; lacks ability for parents to filter.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Play and Learn Science App Poster Image
age 3+
Preschoolers and parents explore science on- and offscreen.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2018)
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Cosmos Creator AR App Poster Image
age 10+
AR tool cool but confusing; watch for safety.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2017)
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Splash and Bubbles App Poster Image
age 3+
Cute underwater journey a bit shallow, needs more supports.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Dumb Ways JR Zany's Hospital App Poster Image
age 3+
Goofy medical sim is shallow and short-lived.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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GLOBE Observer App Poster Image
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age 10+
Collect data as a citizen scientist; location required.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Toddler Fun Learning: Educational Videos for Kids App Poster Image
age 3+
Parents can set time limits on cute videos for toddlers.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Tiny Trees App Poster Image
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age 3+
Plant process heavy on whimsy, light on learning.
Devices: iPad
(2017)
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Sim Cell - Touch Press Games App Poster Image
age 10+
Immersive mission-based game requires payment to finish.
Devices: iPad
(2017)
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Animal World - Animal Sounds For Kids App Poster Image
age 3+
Exploratory romp is a fun but too tame intro to animals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2017)
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Space Science Investigations: Plant Growth App Poster Image
age 10+
Immersive astronaut sim combines space and life science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Octonauts App Poster Image
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age 3+
Beautiful underwater adventure sinks more than swims.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Hopscotch: Coding for kids App Poster Image
age 10+
Easy-to-use visual tool makes programming fun and social.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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Piiig Forest Explorer: Natural Science for Kids App Poster Image
age 3+
Virtual forest is lovely but limited.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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