All Reviews

Odd Squad: The Movie TV Poster Image
age 5+
Pint-sized problem-solvers face rival squad on funny show.
Network: PBS
(2016)
Sight Words - An early reading & spelling adventure! App Poster Image
age 5+
Quality, customizable content covers tricky words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
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)
Words for Osmo App Poster Image
csm_app
age 5+
Interactive word-builder impresses with lots of options.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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)
MathGames Website Poster Image
csm_website
age 5+
Adaptive-learning resource great for play and practice.
URL: http://www.mathgames.com
(2015)
Once Upon an Alphabet:  Short Stories for All the Letters Book Poster Image
age 5+
Funny alphabet stories have some big words, mild dark side.
By Oliver Jeffers
(2014)
Odd Squad TV Poster Image
csm_tv
age 5+
Lively mixed-media series solves mysteries with math skills.
Network: PBS Kids
(2014)
Big Bird's Words...A Sesame Street App App Poster Image
age 5+
Impressive use of technology great for young readers.
Devices: Android
(2014)
NumberShire Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 5+
Rich village simulation teaches core-standards math.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
Team Umizoomi: Math Racer App Poster Image
age 5+
Great arcade-style gameplay, but math isn't baked in.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Endless Reader App Poster Image
csm_app
age 5+
Super engaging, but an ineffective way to learn sight words.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Little Red Writing Book Poster Image
age 5+
Brilliant fairy tale twist has mega-fun with words.
By Joan Holub
(2013)
Bugs and Buttons 2 App Poster Image
age 5+
On-target intro to critical thinking, math, and prereading.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Gappy Learns Reading - Teach Kids Spelling and Reading With Letters & Sounds - Educational Sight Word Games for Kindergarten App Poster Image
age 5+
Simple, cute spelling app is fun but can get tedious.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2013)
Todo Math App Poster Image
csm_app
age 5+
Great daily practice for a range of abilities.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2013)
Motion Math: Hungry Guppy App Poster Image
age 5+
Math game's picky-eater fish teaches addition.
Devices: iPhone, iPad
(2013)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Hello Kitty: Sweet Little Shops Game Poster Image
age 5+
This smart cat engages kids in math to help her friends.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2013)
VTech InnoTab Software - Madagascar 3 Game Poster Image
age 5+
Join the circus and learn with familiar animal friends.
Platforms: InnoTab 2, InnoTab
(2012)
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Roly Poly 2: Treasure Hunt Game Poster Image
age 5+
Simple and fun picnic prep reinforces math skills.
Platforms: LeapFrog games
(2012)

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