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We have an interesting selection of kids apps from the App Store’s New & Noteworthy section including the baby book classic, Pat the Bunny. We also have 2 more ABC apps for kids, ABC Play from Peapod Labs and Elmo Loves ABCs from Seasame Street. Hope you enjoy these kids apps, and always feel free …

I get to see a lot of great kids apps, unfortunately we can’t always do a full review, so we are introducing Quick Picks. These are kids apps that we are excited about and think they are worth checking out – we hope you like them too. Pi-bo Touch & Learn I like the simplicity …

All the nominees for favorite toddler apps are in, now it’s time to vote! Out of all of these kids apps which is your “go to” app for toddlers? Need a refresher on the nominees, check out the original post… kids apps THE BEST TODDLER APPS Voting ends 4/30/2011 Votes only count once. If you …

Click here to vote for the best toddler app This month I am looking for the best toddler apps – as nominated and voted for by readers of BestAppsForKids.com. When I look for a great toddler app, I look for something that it fun and easy use by the youngest iPhone / iPad toting kids. …

view in App Store The app teaches numbers 0 – 9. Each number is beautifully illustrated with enough animation to be fun, but not distracting. Touch Tam and she’ll do a counting activity with you, touch Tao and trace the number then practice yourself. This app gets an easy 5. It’s perfect for what it …

Matching and memory games can be fun for the whole family, and if you’re like me, your kids probably do better at the game than the adults. Here are some favorites matching games for you and your family to check out. CutieMatch Matching App by: Cutie Match Rating: 4 / 5 iPhone / iPod / …

Puzzld is a very cute puzzle app for toddlers. For $1.99 you get 6 themed puzzles – garden, jungle, farm, seaside, outer space and underwater. The graphics in this app are both cute and creative.

Straight from the app store, these are Apple’s picks for New & Noteworthy kids apps. Have one of these apps? Please share your thoughts in the comments section below. New & Noteworthy – Feb 2011 Britannica Kids: Solar System New and noteworthy app by: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc Rating: n/a iPhone / iPod / ipad app: …

Nominations are closed. Now it’s time to vote! [nggallery id=31 template=caption ngg_gal_Columns=1] How it works: Leave a comment Include the title, link and why you are nominating the book Nominations deadline: February 14th, 2011 Once all the nominations are in there will be an open vote. Voting ends: February 28th, 2011 The favorite ebook gets …

★ Check out our new review for How The Grinch Stole Christmas! How The Grinch Stole Christmas! is a true classic and one of my favorite Christmas books of all time. Now “How The Grinch Stole Christmas!” is available as an ebook, a game app and a cool photography app for kids. Developed by Oceanhouse …

This is a great app for kids who are beyond simple number recognition. There are 4 different games within the app which reinforce different math challenges that you should expect to see in kindergarten such as understanding “more than”, sequencing numbers from low to high, as well as counting to 20.

When your little one grabs for your iPad, it’s nice to know that it has a little bit of protection. These cases range from slim rubber sleeves for your ipad to super padded and protective cases for your ipad. These bags are available through eBags: Isis Dei iPad Grip Turquoise – Non-Wheeled Computer Cases Price: …

We’re doing a promo code giveaway for the iPhone version of one of my favorite Christmas apps, Christmas Play. A huge thanks to Adrien from FreshApps for making this possible. Please leave a comment to share your thoughts on the app, and don’t forget to let me know when the codes run out. LF6EEXJWARJ9 TNJWRMX96AFJ …

Christmas is the time when families gather together – and kids go crazy over toys. But what about the run up to Christmas? There are letters to Santa to write, seasons greetings – and a whole bunch or apps to get the kids excited. Here are just some of them… Also, check out our Christmas …

Hello…and happy Thanksgiving holidays to all!. Here are a few Thanksgiving apps for kids that are popular right now. I couldn’t resist Cookie Doodle – the other Thanksgiving apps have a rating of 4 or above, but I’d love to hear what you think. Cookie Doodle – universal app Thanksgiving Match Game – iPhone / …

TimeZup!â„¢ – The ‘Out Loud’ Timer For Preschool Parents Rating: 3 out of 5 (okay) Buy it? Maybe iPhone / iPod app: $0.99 iPad app: n/a Universal app: n/a This is an odd little app, because you don’t really need it – and yet, if you frequently need to put a timer on for your …

This ebook is one of the most delightful books for young kids available on the iPhone / iPad / iPod as an app. One Rainy Day is a cute little story about a duck who loves the rain. The book is simple and gentle – and I would recommend it for babies old enough to engage in any book – digital or not.