Best Apps For Kids: Curated, Reviewed, & Compared

Our moms and educators rate, review and list the best apps and websites for kids. Find top-rated kids apps and get advice on finding the best educational websites and tools. 

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Best of the Best - Our Faves

The best apps, products, youtube channels and much more. These are our favorites 

My NannyBook is a comprehensive and useful communication tool and scrapbook for parents and caregivers to use in letting everyone involved with the child how the day progressed. There are also sections for record-keeping and even photos, so the app can serve as a recording scrapbook to preserve both information and memories.
Green Kids – Mountain Stories is a fun storybook app that will encourage young children to learn about all sorts of life concepts ranging from tracks to animals, from seasonal weather to mountain sports, and more.
Color Tree Coloring Book is an outstanding app that gives users the capability to create unique and fun color-by-number puzzles with some simple clicks. The app allows creating unique color palettes and coloring the puzzles if you wish, and after an inexpensive in-app purchase, the pictures can be saved, stored, and printed.
The Beamz app for iOS and various computer types is an innovative and entertaining system that will bring the joy of music to learning experiences for countless users. It’s wonderfully accessible, even for individuals with a wide array of disabilities, and can enhance learning for just about anyone.
Explorernauts is a unique and fun app that will send kids scrambling on an endless stream of exciting, unique treasure hunts! It’s a great way to get kids up off of the couch, send them outdoors, and coax them to use their brains. It makes Every Walk an Adventure!
Preschool Math - Math Galaxy is an amazing app chock full of 11 great math activities for kids from preschool through grade 1. The skills covered are foundational to number concepts and the games are engaging and fun for little ones. It's a great find!
Frederick: Learn to Read is an outstandingly effective app to help students of all ages learn about the phonics, spelling, and other aspects of reading English words. It’s suitable for ages 2 and up, persons learning English for the first time, adults needing help with literacy, and anyone else who wants to learn. Check it out today!
Animation Kit is a simple yet fun and relatively powerful tool to create animated shorts (30 frames max). Children and even some adults will enjoy playing with the app and will be able to create colorful, engaging animations that will be a great tool for self-expression.
Monkey Rounds is a fun little running/racing game that will help build children’s coordination and dexterity as well as their confidence as they play a game “like the big kids.”