New & Noteworthy – February 21, 2016: Adventure Awaits


Welcome to another New & Noteworthy, where we bring you all the cool new apps available for your kids. This week we’ve found some great new apps that will quench your child’s desire to go on adventures. Philips Sonicare for Kids will help your kids learn healthy brushing habits in a fun and engaging way. Little Tiger: Fire Truck, Submarine, Spaceship allows them to adventure from underwater into space and everywhere in between. Fox in Socks takes your child through this fantastic story with surprises along the way.

Philips Sonicare for Kids

Good dental hygiene habits are so important. Unfortunately, getting kids to understand this can be a challenge. If your kids rush through brushing so they can move on to something else, Philips Sonicare for Kids could be just what you need. This app will teach them proper brushing techniques and help establish healthy brushing habits for life. If you get a Philips Sonicare toothbrush with bluetooth connectivity you can unlock even more features, including performance reports so you know exactly how long and when they brush.

Little Tiger: Fire Truck, Submarine, Spaceship

Little Tiger allows your child to go on adventures in a fire truck, submarine, or spaceship. They will choose a driver and co-driver as they go off on their missions. They will have the opportunity to engage in many different activities from putting out fires, discovering planets, to diving underwater for an undersea adventure. No ads or in-app purchases allow your kids to play the app without needing any help to click out of unwanted windows.

Fox in Socks – Read & Learn – Dr. Suess

Your children will love this favorite book come to life. Complete with narrations, animations, and lots of surprises, Fox in Socks will take your child to discover this story for themselves. They will also practice phonics, rhyming, and more language skills as they progress through the story.