App Reviews

Pet Bingo - by Duck Duck Moose App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Lively math and solid strategies from addition to division.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Peg + Cat Big Gig App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Fun preschool app combines music, math, and creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Nook HD
(2014)
ZOOLA Animals App Poster Image
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age 2+
LEARNING
Animal photos and sounds are a hoot for little ones.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
Tynker - Learn programming with visual code blocks App Poster Image
age 7+
LEARNING
Fun coding puzzler helps kids ease in to complex concepts.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2014)
Sago Mini Road Trip App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
From packing to taking pictures, preschoolers drive the fun.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Toca Pet Doctor App Poster Image
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age 3+
LEARNING
Kids cure and feed animals in cute, empathy-promoting app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
PBS KIDS ScratchJr App Poster Image
age 6+
LEARNING
Create with coding blocks and a mash-up of characters.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
Doc McStuffins Pet Vet App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Fix animal ouchies, play mini-games, meet great role models.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Mickey's Shapes Sing-Along by Disney Imagicademy App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Catchy tunes teach properties of shapes; kids karaoke along.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Kiko's Thinking Time - Cognitive Training for Children's Brains App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Charming games help little ones build core cognitive skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
First Phrases HD App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Powerful and focused language-development tool.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Toontales - Caillou, Busytown Mysteries App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Fun, free games with interactive stories as in-app buys.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
PAW Patrol Rescue Run App Poster Image
age 4+
LEARNING
Frustration-free preschool platformer with positive message.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Exploding Kittens App Poster Image
age 10+
Potentially great but flawed version of the card game.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Kid Awesome Kindergarten English Premium – Master the First Year of Language Learning! App Poster Image
age 5+
LEARNING
Early literacy journey has great coverage but poor delivery.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
PAW Patrol Pups to the Rescue App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Tot-friendly missions rescue stranded friends.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
Monki Birthday Party - Language Learning for Kids and Toddlers App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Birthday party fun offers four languages.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Bubble Puppy Play and Learn App Poster Image
age 3+
LEARNING
Poor design, too-fast mini-games sink learning app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)