App Reviews

Goldieblox: Adventures in Coding - The Rocket Cupcake Co. App Poster Image
age 7+
Story-based coding adventure plus diverse girl-empowerment.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Sustainaville - An Ethical Game App Poster Image
age 8+
Sustainable-community sim teaches kids to help and conserve.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire, Windows Phone
(2016)
The Martian: Bring Him Home App Poster Image
age 12+
Immersive real-time story adds to franchise, stands alone.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Flare Kids - Safe Entertainment App Poster Image
This product is no longer available
age 4+
Cool video viewer has tons of parent control.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Doc McStuffins Pet Vet App Poster Image
age 4+
Fix animal ouchies, play mini-games, meet great role models.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2015)
Leo's Pad Enrichment Program for Preschoolers App Poster Image
age 4+
Charming stories, interactivity get preschoolers thinking.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
FlummoxVision - Watch Flummox and Friends on your iPad App Poster Image
age 8+
Funny videos, solid questions for social-emotional learning.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
Brain Jump Pro - Brain training and education for kids with Ned the Neuron App Poster Image
age 6+
Fun brain games also teach the neuroscience behind them.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Duckie Deck Collection App Poster Image
age 2+
Sweet mini-games let toddlers "do it myself!"
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2014)
Caillou Check Up - Doctor's Office App Poster Image
age 3+
Positive app lets kids role play a sometimes-scary event.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2014)
Kids Planet Discovery - games and videos App Poster Image
age 8+
Wide variety of world-expanding games, but a mixed bag.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
Sky Map App Poster Image
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age 10+
Excellent tool encourages appreciation of the universe.
Devices: Android, Apps for Windows
(2013)
Pocket Frogs App Poster Image
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age 8+
Fun, pretty frog sim could tempt kids to spend real money.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2010)