Phonics Apps

Our list of recommended Phonics apps is full of great apps that introduce children to letters, keywords, and beginning sounds for young children or special needs students. These apps help kids work on listening skills while also practicing spelling and building their vocabulary.

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Alphatots is a fun ABC app with 26 interactive games. It is unusual among ABC apps and alphabet books because it uses verbs instead of nouns for the letter sound ...
nok

Syllable counting and word building app challenges kids as they build early reading skills.
education apps

Moms and teachers have voted. Here’s our list of the Best Educational Apps for Kids. Perfect for keeping children mentally active these apps compliment all that hard work in the ...
abc

Tap and Learn ABC is a useful app that makes a great introduction to letters, keywords, and beginning sounds for young children or special needs students.
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 ...
shortvowels

Short Vowel Word Study takes the first steps of a proven program to teach children to read and wraps them up into a fun and enjoyable, yet simple and effective ...
joy

The Joy of Reading is a simple and effective app that will help young learners practice important readiness and early reading skills.
looney

Looney Tunes Phonics is an entertaining way to learn or review basic phonics concepts from pre-kindergarten through third grade.
mybackpack

Replace the heavy books with Waterford Learning's app full of digital stories, educational songs, and fun math review games.
spooky

Spooky Letters offers a seasonal look at practice tracing manuscript capital and lower case letters as well as cursive lower case letters that most students will find entertaining and fun.
first words

First Words Halloween is a wonderful spelling & phonics app for kids that is both fun and educational.
princesslila

Princess fans and fairy tale lovers will delight in building their spelling, counting, and other basic skills along with Princess Lila and her friends.
bongo pro

Bongo’s Spelling Packs PRO offers enjoyable, practical spelling exercises with a phonics flair to students from kindergarten through grade 5.
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School Zone’s Clickity-Clack Alphabet offers an entire world full of entertaining practice with the ABCs. Youngsters will love the illustrations, sound effects, animations and most of all, the make-your-own farm ...
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Bud’s Rhyming Words gives beginning readers a great introduction to word family and rhyming concepts.
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Phonics: Fun on Farm is a fun and educational app that will help young children learn basic literacy skills through playful activities.
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Reading Jets A to Z will help young children practice alphabet skills with an Australian flavor.
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Bongo's Montessori Spelling Adventure with Phonics Alphabet PRO for Teachers provides interactive spelling practice with phonetically regular words in any of six categories.
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Avokiddo ABC Ride is a delightful app that will guide young learners through important alphabet skills essential to learning to read. The app covers alphabetical order, beginning letter sounds, letter ...
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Monster ABC provides practice with matching beginning sounds of words to letters. Players must spin wheels to place the correct letter next to the picture of a word that begins ...
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Young children will delight in the magical vehicles of Richard Scarry, reminiscent of the favorite books. There are five levels of fun, ranging from letter matching and left-to-right sequencing through ...
jamaroo

Jamaroos Musical ABCs is an outstanding early learning app with fun music and vocabulary words that children will love. Great content and great value!
Explore Activity

iSort Words is an excellent tool for practice with word families. It will build crucial speed with identifying words, it offers a wide array of rime patterns, and it’s fun.
littleword

7 Little Words Adventures 1 is another great word and puzzle app for children to challenge them as they learn new words.
Spellyfish

Another great Spellyfish app that will engage children in learning to spell, read, and sound out short words. Perfect for young children wanting to get a jumpstart on their reading ...
Spellyfishi

Spellyfish Short I Words is an awesome educational app that uses a variety of lessons to teach children how to spell in fun under water environment.
City

City Letters is a great app for preschoolers as it teaches a variety of early learning skills in reading, writing, and spelling in a fun and easy to use learning ...
sushi scramble

Sushi Scramble offers an exciting and fun way to practice spelling skills that will be entertaining to nearly any age group.
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Touch and Write Phonics is an excellent example of a high quality and effective phonics app. It nicely combines visual, auditory and kinesthetic learning to meet the needs of many ...
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Join Bugsy on his learning mission to outer space where he helps kids practice a wide variety of educational skills in reading, spelling, phonics, and more!
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Pocket Phonics offers practical, effective practice with letter sounds and with blending sounds into words. It is a fine tool for teaching beginning reading students.
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This game is well-thought out and appealing for a range of skill levels. The practice mode is engaging, and the team and competitive modes add valuable play options.
Jumbled Sentences3

Jumbled Sentences 3 is a high quality educational app that allows children to practice their sentence structure skills in a fun space themed environment. Simply put, this app is out ...
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Word Wonderland Primary is one of the best games I’ve seen to help young children practice basic phonics skills. Children from 4 to 8 years of age will love it!
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Kindergarten Reading is a pleasant application that will help young children practice beginning alphabet and phonics skills in a positive way.
simplexspellingadvphon

Advanced Phonograms offers many great features at a reasonable price. It is a high quality spelling app intended for kids ages 9 and older; perfect for home or school.
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Come play in the sand! Have fun writing in the sand to spell three and four letter words or build sandcastles – no need to worry about sunburn.
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Fun educational entertainment for a great price; a learning game kids will want to play over and over again… and parents won’t mind.
simplexspelling2

Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 is an inviting environment for improving spelling, phonics and reading.
lettermuncher

A cute letter munching character, and fun design, makes this a great app to help kids learn beginning sounds.