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.

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 ...
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Broaden kids' artistic horizons as they squiggle, draw, and color, and then watch their artwork come to life with fun animations.

Twist and Count-Pinball Math is a simple yet entertaining way to introduce young children or challenged math students to basic addition. The game features high-action animations, colorful graphics, and delightful ...
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Dickens' classic tale gets an Earth Day twist as kids learn about the importance of recycling and taking care of the earth.
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Earth Day is a good time for us to remember the need to be good stewards of the Earth. Children are never too young to learn how important it is ...
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Arrange the gears and pull the screen to the next level in this increasingly challenging, but fun science-based game for kids.
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Mini-U: OverColor is a creative puzzle app that challenges children to replicate animal images made with overlapping geometric shapes. Fun, challenging, and easy to use.
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Theasaurus is an easy to use educational app that teaches children a variety of words and their synonyms in a challenging word match game.
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Giggle Tree is a cute app for children that combines music with a memory match game that will keep little ones giggling for hours.
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Why Bath Time is a cute storybook app that teaches children not only the importance of bath time, but also how to stay clean, healthy, and germ-free.
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Kids learn physics while rolling a host of characters through a maze of brand-new challenges in the latest Thinkrolls app.
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Traditional games get an Easter-themed makeover to provide kids with a challenging, fun, and safe activity for the holiday.
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MiniChess by Kasparov is an excellent app that will not only help young children learn to play chess, but that will also provide a wide array of practice on prerequisite ...
easter

Easter Bunny Games for Kids is a cute puzzle app with whimsical illustrations and loads of fun puzzles for children to enjoy.
migalolo

Migalolo: The Ocean Musical is a fabulous educational experience that includes wonderful music, a fun storyline, and lots of information about the ocean and it's inhabitants.
abcguru

ABC Gurus is a simple, yet fun app that will keep young children thoroughly entertained again and again as they hear the letter names, sounds and key words the entire ...
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A Parcel of Courage is a cute storybook app with lots of extra educational activities that will keep children entertained for hours.
Chuggington

Chuggington-We are Chuggineers is a train lovers dream app. With an adventurous story that includes videos and games throughout this is an app that children will love.
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Pacca Alpaca-Australia is a great educational app that teaches children their shapes, colors, and counting in a fun, vibrant environment.
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David Wiesner’s Spot is an outstanding app that taps some of the iPad’s unique capabilities to create an engaging experience in five strange new worlds that are exciting for all ...
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Teddy is Missing-A Storyshape Adventure is a cute interactive storybook app that allows readers to select how the story unfolds. Creative, interactive, and loads of fun!
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Put your geometry skills to the test as you fight off invaders to save The Land of Venn in this tower defense game.
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Winky Think Logic Puzzles is an outstanding app that will provide hours of productive play value to children from preschool age on up. Everyone will benefit from exercising their logic, ...
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Highlights: All About is a wonderful digital addition to the Highlights family. Just like in the magazine, the app provides a wide array of activities that encourage thinking skills, practice ...
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Up To 100 is an outstanding app that will help young children and those with special needs to master basic concepts about numbers, including ones and tens place value, number ...
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Telling Time with The Smurfs is an incredible app that teaches children how to tell time using a wide variety of activities and games. Safe, fun, and highly educational!
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The Great Inventors will help kids from preschool through early elementary school learn basic information about the history of common inventions and their inventors. Children will enjoy the engaging graphics ...
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Another wonderful Little Critter storybook app with an in story game, that allows readers to celebrate Valentine's Day with one of their favorite characters.
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The Sight Word Adventure is a thorough and comprehensive practice system for some of the most important early-reading words that every child must master to gain fluency.