New and Noteworthy Kids Apps – May 2012

Straight from the App Store – here are May’s New & Noteworthy kids apps. The App Store isn’t always right in it’s recommendations, but it’s always a good place to start when looking for a new app.

Some apps may be rated age 9+.


Simplex Spelling Phonnics 2 Syllables – Spell to Read

Alien Buddies – Preschool Learning Activities

Read our review

Monkey Drum Deluxe

Princess Fairy Tale Maker – by Duck Duck Moose

Expand It! HD

The Singing Alphabet – iPhone version

The Singing Alphabet

Dragon Brush

Intro to Letters, by Montessorium

Morton Subotnick’s Pitch Painter



Creatures of Light

Smithsonian Channel for iPad

Potty Time with Elmo

Collins Big Cat: Playing Story Creator


Look & Learn: Animals Vol. 1

Scholastic Reading Timer

Monster’s Socks

Joan of Arc – Quelle Histoire – iPhone version

Joan of Arc – Quelle Histoire – iPad version

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