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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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 ...
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Syllable counting and word building app challenges kids as they build early reading skills.
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Smart-EZE is a great app with lots of educational lessons and reviews for children grades 1-5. With Math, English, & Reading Comprehension review options, this app is perfect for practice ...
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Mr. Glue Stories puts a unique spin on the traditional storybook app by allowing readers to customize each story with their own sound effects, characters, narration, and illustrations to be ...
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Race against another player to be the first to dress Fredo and Dressa while answering basic math problems at the same time.
quickmath

Unlimited player profiles and a large selection of high quality, Common Core-aligned activities make Quick Math Jr. a must-have app for early elementary classrooms.
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Tic Tac Math Trilogy is a simple, effective system that provides vital, practical practice with math skills from basic computation through algebra, and it even includes a massive section on ...
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The iconic Dr. Seuss story, The Cat in the Hat, gets an educational makeover in this fun read & learn app.
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Jack and the Beanstalk is a cute storybook app with a coloring twist where children can read, color, and enjoy this classic story in a unique way.
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Duh Color Stuff is an exciting mystery storybook with lots of additional activities and clues to follow for the adventure lover in your home. Fun and easy to use, this ...
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There's one city where parents can set their kids free and let them explore all on their own -- Toca City.
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Who needs shark week when you have an app like Ocean Forests that takes learning to the next level? This underwater virtual app is full of awesome images and great ...
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Adorable musical notes introduce kids to pitch through a variety of musical sounds and challenges.
OutdoorAppsForKids

From ebooks to apps that include hands-on activities we have gathered a variety of reviewed and recommended apps that encourage kids to get out outside to explore and learn about ...
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Inventioneers opens the door to creative and inventive play by challenging users to solve problems. Users can position objects and tiny helpers called Inventioneers to accomplish each goal while learning ...
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Plum's Photo Hunt is the perfect app for the nature lover and little explorer in your home. With a variety of photo missions and a field journal to add notes, ...
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Say Word is a perfect tool for students in middle to upper elementary on up to use for practice with difficult homophones and easily-confused words. Most will find the vocabulary ...
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Join Pete & Mike on their adventure to help and save the townspeople from an angry dragon sleeping in a nearby mountain. With lots of adventure, interactive illustrations, and clues ...
charliejumped

Charlie Jumped out of the Clock is a great app that teaches children to tell time by incorporating educational lessons into an interactive story.
mysterywordtown

Head to the Wild West and practice spelling sight words as you search for gold and explore Mystery Word Town.
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Kids use virtual wooden beads to represent the numbers in addition and subtraction problems, helping them gain their own understanding of the concepts.
stargurus

Star Gurus is a great app for young children that will help them practice important counting skills which are foundational to learning math in early elementary school. The dot-to-dot game ...
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The parents head on vacation and leave the kids behind in a cute story that teaches kids how to handle their time away.
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Explore the United States through its animals, landmarks, and geography with this exciting virtual atlas for kids.
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Imagistory offers a healthy dose of creative thinking and storytelling opportunities to children by encouraging pretending. With two free wordless picture ebooks and four more available for purchase, children will ...
autorepair

Auto Repair is a creative, hands-on app that allows children to use their logic and problem solving skills to fix a variety of unique vehicles.
operamaker

Opera Maker is a fun, creative app that allows children to enjoy a few favorite operas and create their very own. Great for the creative child who loves creating their ...
roadtrip

Summer is here and that means it’s time for family road trips! We have put together a list of apps that will help keep kids engaged and entertained on long ...
napoleon

Discover the bones of the skeletal system in this simple, but fun kids app with a punny name.
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Find the best apps for your kids by searching our recommendations filtered by age group. A quick and easy way to find the apps that are perfect no matter your ...
duckie

Duckie Deck Card Wars puts a high tech twist on a traditional card game many have grown to love. A perfect app for long car rides or to pass the ...
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ShapeKit is an entertaining and creative way to learn about shapes. It allows several levels of creativity, will encourage young users to explore, and offers an opportunity to save and ...
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The Berenstain Bears are going on a car trip and they're inviting kids to read along in this illustrated ebook.
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Lucky, a squirrel, and a series of educational games will entertain kids, but may be a bit challenging at times.
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Wonder Bunny Math Race: 1st Grade Kids Advanced Learning App for Numbers, Addition and SubtractionQualityEducationEntertainmentValueChild FriendlinessSummaryWonder Bunny Math Race: 1st Grade Kids Advanced Learning App for Numbers, Addition and Subtraction ...
pinkie

A cute storybook app that introduces readers and the My Little Pony friends to Pinkie Pie's sister Maud-a very unique pony unlike any of the others. A great story with ...
tellingthetime

Learning to time is a skill that every child needs to learn. These reviewed and recommended apps teach kids this valuable skill in a fun, educational way. Did we miss ...
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Monster Heart Medic is a highly engaging and educational app that teaches children about the cardiovascular system with tips on staying healthy. This video game-like environment is so interactive and ...
Georgie

Join Georgie and friends as they get creative and prepare a fun birthday present for their friend Pebbles. A cute story that teaches children to be resourceful when things go ...
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MathLab for Grade 1 is a simple app that will help preschoolers through first graders learn age-appropriate foundational math skills while having fun. The app is fast-paced and unpredictable, and ...