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)
My Voyage App Poster Image
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age 5+
Videos and activities teach sustainability and some culture.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Piiig Forest Explorer: Natural Science for Kids App Poster Image
age 3+
Virtual forest is lovely but limited.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Creative Play App Poster Image
age 3+
Imitate famous familiar art style; tools inflexible.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Don't Starve: Pocket Edition App Poster Image
age 10+
Morbidly fun survival game with fighting, hallucinations.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Oh, the Places You'll Go! - Read & Play - Dr. Seuss App Poster Image
age 5+
Solid reading options, OK games, abstract themes.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Camping With Grandpa App Poster Image
age 3+
Sweet guide leads kids on quick hike through mini-games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
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)
PBS KIDS Games App Poster Image
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age 3+
Free fun with familiar characters and learning games.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Save the Park App Poster Image
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age 6+
Great cause to support, but tedious endless runner.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Highlights Every Day by Highlights App Poster Image
age 6+
Fun, kid-friendly, bite-sized content, but not cheap.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(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)
Weather by Tinybop App Poster Image
age 6+
Free weather exploration inspires; parent guide helps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Strawberry Shortcake Candy Garden App Poster Image
age 8+
Purchases pushed in magical garden not so sweet.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Curious World - Early learning games, videos and books for kids App Poster Image
age 4+
Diverse content appealing, but user experience underwhelms.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Mac, Izzy & Friends App Poster Image
age 3+
Kids explore, experiment, create with fun tools and prompts.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
(2016)
Epic! - Unlimited Books for Kids App Poster Image
age 4+
A diverse, searchable library of 15,000+ kids' books.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Mac, Android, Fire phone, Kindle Fire
(2016)
Sesame Street Go App Poster Image
age 3+
Stellar clips (and games!) right at your fingertips.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2016)
Sprout Now App Poster Image
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age 3+
Fun streaming classics and new faves require cable login.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2015)
Incredible Numbers by Professor Ian Stewart App Poster Image
age 13+
Beautiful exploration of math beyond classroom; dense text.
Devices: iPad
(2015)

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