App Reviews

Nancy Drew: Codes & Clues App Poster Image
age 7+
Girl-targeted STEM ambitious but somewhat shallow.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
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Xylo for Dash Robot App Poster Image
age 5+
Fun music + coding concept but slightly off-key.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Wonder for Dash & Dot Robots App Poster Image
age 9+
Cute robots + simple coding with option to save programs.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Path for Dash Robot App Poster Image
age 6+
Make robot zip, moo, honk, and blink with logical commands.
Devices: iPad, Android
(2015)
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Go for Dash & Dot Robots App Poster Image
age 4+
Slick remote control good intro to robot pair's features.
Devices: iPhone, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Blockly for Dash & Dot Robots App Poster Image
age 8+
Program robots with code blocks, plenty of creative options.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Flare Kids - Safe Entertainment App Poster Image
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age 4+
Cool video viewer has tons of parent control.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Sketch Nation Create App Poster Image
age 10+
Design and potentially share games in a jiffy.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Lego Mindstorms Fix the Factory App Poster Image
age 8+
Program robots in short coding puzzler; tricky later levels.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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Hakitzu Elite: Robot Hackers App Poster Image
age 9+
Program robots, watch them fight; fun but light on coding.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
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The Robot Factory by Tinybop App Poster Image
age 6+
Stellar sandbox tool drives kids to improve designs.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Kabillion - New and classic animated TV shows App Poster Image
age 3+
OK choice of pre-K animated shows; great parent controls.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2015)
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Lightbot Jr 4+ Coding Puzzles App Poster Image
age 6+
Colorful, engaging intro to programming for young kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2014)
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KineScript: Visual Programming App Poster Image
age 10+
Seemingly simple coding app has hidden complexity, bugs.
Devices: iPad
(2014)
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BrainPOP Jr. Movie of the Week App Poster Image
age 6+
Wide variety of topics makes for fun, engrossing short vids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Apps for Windows
(2014)
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My Robot Friend App Poster Image
csm_app
age 9+
Fun puzzler with programming skills; some crude humor.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2013)
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