Best Apps for Kids: Curated, Reviewed, & Compared

Our Moms & Educators Rate, Review, & List the Best Apps & Websites for Kids

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Overview Khan Academy Kids is a comprehensive toddler, preschool, and early learning app designed for children ages 2 to 6+. It includes a wealth of age-appropriate activities that will help young children learn about letters, numbers, colors, measurement, science, health, readiness skills, and more. Features include: Highly interactive  Adaptive activities  Easy to play  Fast-paced activities  …

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Best writing apps for kids learning to write well

Whether your child is three or seventeen, there are some great apps available to help them become better at writing. Help them master the basics and then fine-tune their skills anytime and anywhere with these digital tools. For the Preschool/Kindergarten Crowd: Fun with Letters Dexterity Jr.-Fine Motor Skill Development Binary Labs, Inc. – $3.99 with …

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Overview Pixton EDU is a comic creation system that opens creative doors across the curriculum. It offers opportunities for students to express themselves in this style even if they do not have artistic skills to keep up with their imaginations. Kids across a wide age range will find it a motivating way to express themselves …

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Idle Theme Park Tycoon is a fun diversion for more mature players due to in-app purchases and outside advertising. It includes lots of bells and whistles related to running a theme park and will challenge management, attention, and logic skills as the player tries to keep the park running smoothly and make more money.

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Know what your children are doing on YouTube and other parts of the internet.

What is one of the most popular internet destinations for children and teens? YouTube! And what is one of the most objectionable internet destinations for children and teens? Also YouTube! More than ever, parents need to know what their children are doing online. This advice goes double for YouTube content. There are thousands and thousands …

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Cyberbullying is just as bad if not worse than other kinds of bullying

There have always been, and probably always will be, bullies in all stages of life. Nearly all of us adults can recall witnessing bullying situations, being victimized by a bully, or perhaps even bullying someone else at some point. However, technology has taken the problem to whole new levels. Children and teens have become particularly …

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iSharing: Find Friends, Family will allow users to track selected devices within 1 to 100 miles of their current location. Users can receive notifications when tracked devices are in range, as well as when they arrive and leave selected locations.

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Low Cost Mobile App Marketing Strategy

Author: Cameron Martel (LI / Web) Read time: 15-20 minutes Skill level: Beginner to intermediate A No-Nonsense Guide on How to Market Your New Mobile App Without Wasting Time or Budget Building and launching a new app carries a unique set of challenges and risks, particularly when your app lives in a competitive space. In …

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Use your phone as your alarm clock and get some great and unique features

Alarm clocks-we love to hate ‘em! But they are a necessary part of life for nearly everyone. And when combined with the capabilities of your mobile device, they can be personalized and individualized, making them even more useful and, perhaps, a bit more beneficial than the old-fashioned kind. Image Source Just for iOS Users Bedtime …

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Drawing and coloring have never been more convenient for kids than with these drawing apps.

One of the many perks of having a tablet is that it can double as a pad of paper. Sure, you can take notes or send reminders to yourself. You can also, however, use your tablet as a virtual sketchpad. You no longer have to resign yourself to doodling on napkins when that next great …

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Find Me Shapes is a simple and effective app for practicing color and shape matching, for encouraging children to pay attention and focus, and to develop fine motor skills. The simple interface and safe environment mean that parents can feel good about allowing youngsters some independent play time.

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Here are tools to make all your favorite kinds of collages quickly and easily on your phone or tablet.

Even if you don’t have a creative bone in your body, there are times when creating a collage of photos, artwork, or even videos is exactly what you need to do. Collages add the finishing touches to family events, celebrations like weddings, showers, and graduations, and oh, so much more. Here are the best collage-maker …

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