Free App Friday – September 30, 2016 – Learning Is Better Together!

Welcome to another Free App Friday! This week we’ve found some great free apps to quench your child’s desire for screen time, but will also keep them learning at the same time. The Tangle Fairies and Shout Science are interactive storybooks that bring reading to life. Weird But True is a great way to learn interesting and weird facts that may even stump you. Baby Panda Care is a great way to learn how to care for a baby. Dr. Panda Restaurant Asia takes you across the world as you learn to prepare and create dishes with new foods.

The Tangle Fairies

The Tangle Fairies is an interactive storybook app little girls will love to read. In order to find out the secret about long hair, they will journey through the story as they read or have it read to them. They can unlock chests for secret rewards when they complete all the interactions on the page. What’s the secret? Read to find out!

Shout Science!

Bring science to life with Shout Science, a comic storybook about the Scientific Revolution in Europe. They will learn both scientific and historical concepts as they follow along with the story. This app also has 3 narrative biographies that will introduce your children to the achievements that were made during this period. Reference pages are provided with each story along with timelines to allow your child to retain what they are reading.

Weird But True

Do your kids love learning new facts? Weird But True is an app from the National Geographic Society, loaded with facts that your kids can quiz each other on or even you. Fun, colorful, and interactive to keep kids engaged as they are learning, this app will be a hit with the whole house. After all, Did you know a Hippo’s lips are two feet wide?

Baby Panda Care

Baby Panda Care is a great way for your kids to practice taking care of babies. There are 4 different scenes for them to perform different tasks around taking care of the baby panda. They will practice patience and hard work as they perform their tasks is this stress-free setting.

Dr. Panda Restaurant Asia

Introduce your kids to a whole new culture with Dr. Panda Restaurant Asia. They will prepare more than 20 different ingredients to make the exact dishes their customers want, including sushi, stir-fry and more. This app provides a great setting for exploration as they create and experiment with new dishes.