1st Grade Apps

We’ve searched far and wide to find the top first grade apps for iphone and android. The good news is that there are plenty of fun and challenging first grade apps as well as some great teaching, reading and math apps too. Want the best first grade apps for kids? Start here.

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Elkonin Boxes is a digital version of a highly-effective teaching strategy that will help beginning and struggling readers build vital skills for phonemic awareness, which is foundational to success in ...

Kids create silly monsters by themselves or collaboratively in this highly creative and fun app.

TouchMath Adventures: Jungle Addition uses a multi-sensory approach to help kids build basic addition skills.

Follow the down-eared dog called Mack while he searches for his teddy bear and discover 65+ developing nouns for beginning readers at the same time.

CreAPPcuentos is a creative story building app that is perfect for your imaginative story teller at home. With loads of stickers, narration features, and puzzles too, this app is great ...

Join Bruno (a cute, forgetful mouse) as he wanders around the city trying desperately to remember what mice eat so he can satisfy his grumbling belly. Great story, gorgeous images, ...

Space Taxi is a fun, free play gaming app that takes players into outer space as they help transport passengers to their spaceships while trying to avoid the obstacles that ...

Head on a jungle safari and learn about jungle animals through fun activities and stories.
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MathLab for Grade 2 is a fun math practice app that will give lots of mixed practice to students on vital skills, many of which are not commonly seen in ...

How to Make Electricity is an app that allows children to experiment with and learn various forms of electricity in a free play environment. Perfect for the little scientist in ...

Join Pacca Alpaca as he travels to 23 countries with over 50 highly entertaining and educational activities children of all ages will love. Pacca Alpaca Travel Playtime is great for ...

My Little Fairy is an app that introduces children to the magical world of fairies with lots of fun activities including puzzles, music, and magic wands.

Thanks to the advances in technology educators and parents have more options available to them to make learning history fun. Apps can be a great tool to present material in ...
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Sticker Story-the Storybook Creativity Kit for Kids is a fun and creative way to nurture self-expression and story-telling in children from preschool through middle elementary grades.
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Wonster Words: Spelling with ABC and Phonics by Puzzlingo is an amusing and entertaining way to help children practice reading and spelling words that review basic phonics skills such as ...

Follow Sleepy Fred as he gets ready for bed in this cute rhyming story for kids.
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Little Big Car Factory: Spelling Game is an outstanding example of a fun and flexible app that adults can customize with the exact words students need to study or learn ...

Words with Ibbleobble is an educational vocabulary app to teach children a wide variety of new words using fun images and illustrations.

This is my Food is a fantastic educational app that teaches children all they need to know about nutrition and eating healthy. Educational, engaging, and perfect for home or the ...

Top Educational Apps for Back to School   We’ve scoured the App Store to find the top educational apps for kids. It wasn’t easy to narrow it down to just ...
special needs apps

Sometimes finding apps that meet your student’s learning challenges can be nearly as difficult as school, but these app developers have really come through for students, parents and teachers.  This ...

A delightful little tale about crayons provides positive messages about self-acceptance and self-confidence for kids.

Jazzy World Tour is an excellent educational app with lots of great information and fun activities for children to enjoy. Particularly great for music lovers!

Unique motivational app allows parents to assign kids tasks and reward them for positive behaviors.
2nd grade apps

Our reviewed and recommended apps for 2nd grade include a wide variety of apps such as logic puzzles, apps for creativity and self-expression, building language skills and math.
1st grade app

Our reviewed and recommended apps for 1st grade develop literacy and numeracy skills, place value concepts, geometry, thinking and logic skills, cause and effect skills, and more.

Cato’s Hike is an entertaining and engaging app that will teach players concepts about creating computer programs. It encourages problem-solving, logic, attention to details, and many more vital skills that ...
kindergarten apps

Kindergarten apps are plentiful in the App Store. Our list of reviewed and recommended apps for Kindergarten will help narrow down the best educational apps for your child or classroom. ...

Teachley: Subtractimals is a fabulous tool with two teaching methods to help children learn and practice their subtraction tables in a game-like environment. Perfect for use in the classroom or ...
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Social Stories Creator and Library for Preschool, Autism and Special Needs is a great tool for designing your own social stories for learners of any age group, ability level, or ...
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MARTi is an innovative and outstanding tool that will improve quality of life for individuals struggling with learning problems, dementia, cognitive challenges, autism, traumatic brain injury and many other conditions ...

Nighty Night Construction Trucks is a cute storybook app that allows readers to follow along with various construction trucks and their night time routine. Perfect for truck lovers of all ...

Follow a little girl as she walks about and interacts with her naughty shadow.

NetKids Digital Entertainment Network lets kids experience unlimited content from many of their favorite characters - for a small monthly fee.
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CK-12 offers a comprehensive system of review resources and practice questions that will help students get ahead in school. The app does a thorough job of covering vital ideas in ...

Head to the beach in Sweet Baby Girl Summer Fun where you can make food, get all dolled up, and have fun interacting with the girls.

With the help of the Montessori approach, Intro to United States introduces kids to the name, location, shape, and animal of each of the 50 states.
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Foldify Zoo - Create, Print and Fold Paper Animals! is one of those rare apps that reaches out into the real world and gets kids interacting beyond the screen of ...
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TeleStory will keep kids of nearly any age entertained for hours on end as they take on the challenges of writing, directing and filming shows that will fire up their ...
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Bob Books Reading Magic Sight Words is an engaging and fun look at thirty common words that will help kids learn to read and spell while they enjoy the familiar ...