App Reviews

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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Gracie and Friends Jungle Gym App Poster Image
age 4+
Specialized focus promotes fluency with small numbers.
Devices: iPad
(2015)
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Mickey's Magical Math World by Disney Imagicademy App Poster Image
age 3+
Early math curriculum with cool graphics, 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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Cyberchase 3D Builder App Poster Image
age 8+
Kids turn 2-D shapes into 3-D buildings in fun geometry app.
Devices: iPad, Android, 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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