App Reviews

age 2+
LEARNING
Fun, imaginative fairy tale world inspires but lacks depth.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
csm_app
age 3+
LEARNING
Good edutainment for preschool fans of the show.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
age 3+
Easy-to-navigate collection features classics, newer hits.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Favorite characters, badge rewards motivate kids to read.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Access, purchase Disney canon for any device in one place.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Subscription math and literacy games grow with kids.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
age 3+
LEARNING
Characters a major draw, some cool tools, can be spendy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 4+
LEARNING
Endless ebook library offers options, no interactivity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2012)
age 4+
LEARNING
Great app makes long-distance shared reading easy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 4+
LEARNING
Fun Frozen-themed cooking and pet care; light on science.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 4+
LEARNING
Cool video viewer has tons of parent control.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
age 4+
LEARNING
Original stories have good reading support but ho-hum plots.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 5+
Fans won't want to let it go; lots of storage space needed.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 5+
LEARNING
Cool use of tech lets coloring come to life; botched moral.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 5+
LEARNING
Free videos, but with ads, cartoon violence, no controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
Fun shared storytelling can help with language skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 6+
LEARNING
Kids take active role in impressive interactive adventure.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 6+
LEARNING
Step into the magic, but beware of some technical issues.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
age 8+
Fun puzzler will soon frustrate if you don't buy solutions.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
age 9+
Hidden-object adventure protagonists show value of teamwork.
Devices: iPad
(2012)