App Reviews

K-5 Science for Kids - Tappity App Poster Image
age 5+
Peppy, interactive science engages curious kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2021)
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Animal Math Games for Kids App Poster Image
age 5+
Fun Common Core practice; needs more learning support.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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The little line App Poster Image
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age 5+
Sweet animated story of friendship uses kids' own drawings.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2020)
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StoryToys Jungle Book App Poster Image
age 5+
Classic story retold with games; beware in-app purchases.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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Gimble the Happy Tree Frog App Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet story seamlessly integrates complex math concepts.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2019)
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Talking Tom Hero Dash App Poster Image
age 9+
Mediocre runner for kids is bloated with ads.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2019)
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Rooftops Interactive Book App Poster Image
age 5+
Heavy-handed screen time message with a magical resolution.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Tynker Junior App Poster Image
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age 5+
Great coding intro for little kids that focuses on fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2019)
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Bubuk App Poster Image
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age 5+
Teamwork wins in customizable story; paper book available.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Pango Build Safari App Poster Image
age 5+
DIY safari landscapes come to life in scene-building app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2018)
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Catan Stories: Legend of the Sea Robbers App Poster Image
age 9+
Shallow board game add-on makes for boring adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Tales of the Rays App Poster Image
age 9+
Decent role-playing game breaks little new ground.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Aniscience App Poster Image
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age 9+
Appealing science intro needs more supporting material.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Windows app
(2017)
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The Snow Fox App Poster Image
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age 5+
Voice recognition is the star of cute, very short story.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2017)
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Tommy the Turtle - Learn to Code App Poster Image
age 5+
Cutesy coding intro just barely scratches the surface.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2017)
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Animal Jam - Play Wild! App Poster Image
age 9+
Virtual world shallowly focuses on toys, chats with others.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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My Little Pony Party of One App Poster Image
age 5+
Friendship-themed storybook "reads" like a TV show.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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My Little Pony: Best Pet App Poster Image
age 5+
Sweet story puts a pony twist on tortoise-and-hare tale.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Tickety Toc: Card Maker Time! App Poster Image
age 5+
Cute app lets kids email postcards to friends and family.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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Strawberry Shortcake Summer Fun App Poster Image
age 5+
Delightful app features positive story, addictive games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
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