New & Noteworthy – February 3, 2016: Favorite Character Apps


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 allow your child to follow along with their favorite characters and open their imagination. The Very Hungry Caterpillar app with be a favorite for your preschooler as they learn shapes and colors with this lovable character. In Foodo World, your child will have open space to let there imagination take them on lots of adventures. Learning to tend a garden is the focus of Strawberry Shortcake Candy garden, where they go through the process of planting and harvesting fun candy treats.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar- Shapes and Colors

A childhood favorite comes to life in the app. Your preschooler will be introduced to shapes and colors in this app. With 50 puzzles and 6 categories, there is no need to be concerned with your child becoming bored. They will learn to recognize, sort, and match different shapes and colors, order shapes by size and identify patterns and sequences. They will love the interactions they get to have with the very hungry caterpillar while they learn.

Foodo World

Your child is let loose in this open story app that will cultivate compassion and empathy. They will travel through the world having adventures and meeting fun characters. They have the ability to travel through the forest, visit the seas, and the skies. There is no text so even your youngest users with have a great time interacting with this app.

Strawberry Shortcake Candy Garden

Strawberry Shortcake needs your help! Your child will help plant a garden full of berrylicious treats to fulfill orders and collect rewards. They will plant and harvest their own gardens, having 13 candy treats to choose from. They will help their garden grow with water and sunlight while maintaining it from weeds and moles. Completing orders will allow them to receive rewards when they are fulfilled. Choose from lots of berry-rific items to decorate the garden or decorate their treats with sprinkles.