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Find the best apps for your kids by searching our recommendations filtered by age group. A quick and easy way to find the apps that are perfect no matter your child’s age.


The Mousey Howsee and the Rescuers interactive storybook app utilizes your local weather, season and time of day to create a custom adventure experience.

The new version of our matching card game for iPhone, iPad and Mac, now includes, free of charge, 42 new cards and 36 new sounds of zoo and sea animals in addition of the first 21 cards and sounds of the farm animals. 40 other free cards are in development. Promo Codes: Please let us …

With just one click on the icon in the App Store, you can download your own bookshelf, which features all picture book apps available from Piccolo Picture Books. The bookshelf-app is free to download and includes the free lite version of the popular picture book The Competition. All currently available Piccolo Picture Books titles will …

Adding Apples is a fun learning experience with appealing and interactive 3D graphics. This new software is highly intuitive and with many elements to explore, discover and learn! The natural and logical interaction will help your child to develop a solid understanding of basic mathematics. LEARN HOW TO: ✔ Solve math addition from 1+1 right …

ScatterBox is based on familar pickup sticks games like Jenga. It’s a fun, well designed diversion that is appropriate for a wide age range and skills. With different levels and rewards and penalties for flies and ants, this app takes the traditional game to the next level. ScatterBox isn’t the most exciting or innovative game …

APP NEWS: New from Ruckus and Hasbro, My Little Pony: Twilight Sparkle, Teacher for a Day. Designed for children ages 3-11, the very first mobile app for this popular brand allows fans to interact with the beloved pony characters while on the go. Loaded with educational features for beginning readers, touch-driven animations, read-and-record playback options, …

I am not an expert in special needs apps, so I don’t feel qualified to review them. However, I know it’s important to our readers, so I wanted to build a resource that enables you to sort special needs apps by price, rating and to get further information via the AppStore. This list focusses on …

Matching is the name of the game in the Odd 1 Out iPad app. This colorful game combines decision making skills, learning colors, shapes and more in an app appropriate for users ages 4 to 6.

Yes, it’s Talk Like A Pirate Day! To be honest, I didn’t know it existed until Melissa C Northway of Penelope the Purple Pirate fame told me about it. To celebrate, I have listed the best pirate apps for kids in the App Store. These apps get ratings over 4 stars and most are for …

Sometimes I think I should rename this blog, Apps I Like and My Kids Might Like Too, because I love this app and found myself playing with it more than just reviewing it. Each page in the app contains elements of a pirate themed picture. You draw in the details and watch as the story …

StoryBox is a high quality adaptation of the popular Parent’s Choice Gold Award winning children’s magazine StoryBox. Your child will watch stories, puzzles and activities come to life with audio and animation.

Buzzle is a puzzle type game for toddlers to preschoolers that helps develop shape recognition and pattern matching. There are 10 themes included: farm, beach, birthday, travel, etc. with fun sounds to match.

Hide Run Growl is an adorable app about a tiger cub who decides to help his injured mum by going hunting for dinner. Told in rhyme, the app follows the cub as he meets different animals along the way.

Fluke is similar to traditional board games like Sorry and Ludo, but brings a fun digital twist with different styled boards and up to 6 players. It is also OpenFeint enabled, so you can play online too.

++ update ++ we changed our rating from 4 to 4.5 after watching seeing how this app grew on our children. Not a standard math app, but great. Grow Your Garden HD takes a holistic approach to learning early math concepts such as addition and subtraction side-by-side in real world type settings. At first, this …