App Reviews

age 7+
LEARNING
Photo effects enhance cool comic-maker.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 6+
LEARNING
Themed story creator fun for fans but shallow.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
age 4+
LEARNING
Interactive companion to TV show plus stand-alone games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
csm_app
age 7+
LEARNING
Kid-targeted videos best with parental guidance.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
age 3+
LEARNING
Access, purchase Disney canon for any device in one place.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 4+
LEARNING
Excellent story-creation app encourages creativity.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 8+
LEARNING
Fantasy game promotes real-life social and emotional skills.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
age 4+
LEARNING
Simple fun with hippo serves as gateway to ad-driven apps.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 3+
LEARNING
Favorite characters, badge rewards motivate kids to read.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 13+
LEARNING
Slightly scholarly app features expert Bard interpreters.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
age 10+
LEARNING
Expand and explore vocab with pretty good word-finder.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
csm_app
age 13+
LEARNING
Limited features, required purchases sink animation app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2014)
age 7+
LEARNING
Dinosaur scenes help kids tell their own giant-size tales.
Devices: iPad
(2013)
age 13+
LEARNING
Some violent imagery in stop-motion animation app.
Devices: Android
(2013)
age 4+
LEARNING
Kids practice doctoring with their own stuffed animals.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
age 9+
LEARNING
Comprehensive reference tool with games and customization.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2013)
csm_app
age 5+
LEARNING
Audiobook recorder is easy and organized but static.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
age 7+
LEARNING
Visually beautiful retelling of movie, with fun extras.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2012)
csm_app
age 6+
LEARNING
Free but limited animation app; full experience costs money.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
csm_app
age 4+
LEARNING
Nearly flawless chalkboard app with some clever surprises.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)