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Have the kids started their Christmas wish list yet? Are you looking for ideas on what to get each of your little ones this holiday season? Fear not, we’ve created a gift guide that will suit the needs of all kinds of youngsters and won’t break the bank either! We’ve separated the ideas into two …

Finding Christmas or Hanukkah presents for your daughter or son can become quite stressful. There are so many new toys and gadgets on the scene that it can become overwhelming, as a parent, to choose. But, if they’ve got a specific interest, like sports, you can narrow the options down a bit better and relax. …

18 Best Non-Tech Toys for the 2017 Holiday Season We pulled together a list of the best tech-free toys for kids. You don’t hear that very often. We all know there are lots of tech toys these days, but what happened with getting dirty, with blowing stuff up (within reason) and learning by playing. Despite the …

15 Best Educational Toys & Gifts for Christmas 2017 Christmas time is a great time to stock up on toys for the kids. The great news is that with every year that passes there are more and more options available for truly educational toys, games, and gifts so you can stock up on things that …

16 Best Tech Toys For Your Kids It would surprise many parents that there is more to tech toys these days than just an iPhone or iPad. There are smart gadgets, games, toys, robots and more that can open a child’s mind to fun of technology. Every year we see new concepts come to life and the …

The Best Black Friday Deals in Toys & Games I’ll admit that I am a bit of a planner. I like to have all my holiday shopping done by early December, including all my kids Christmas presents. It is a tall task. I’ll also admit that I don’t love going out to the mall to …

10 Epic, Awesome and Downright Fun Toys for this Holiday Season There is nothing like the holiday season. Watching my children unwrap presents on Christmas morning is one my favorite things in the world. Like most kids, my children look forward to that one toy they’ve been wishing for, that their friends talk about at school and …

There sits your old iPhone, a sad version of its former self. What will you do with it? Before shoving it in a drawer to languish, consider the following ideas. Numerous possibilities exist! Security Device Transform your old iPhone into a nighttime security guard. Apps are available that turn your device into a security camera …

Kids tend to make life a wee bit chaotic. This is part of the fun of having them, however if you feel like your life is increasingly out of control, take advantage of technological innovations to get a handle the chaos. Use the following ideas to enjoy a more organized home life: Make Checklists–With The …

12 Best Lego Car Kits for Auto-Obsessed Kids (& Husbands) The team members here at Best Apps for Kids are huge fans of all things LEGO. Apps recommended in our popular best LEGO apps list are perennial favorites amongst our readers and their children. It was a blast putting together this list of the 12 best LEGO vehicles. We were surprised at …

Your iPhone battery is one of the best available in the smartphone market. Still, if you’re a heavy user, it can sometimes seem your battery barely lasts through the day and often conks out just when you need your phone most. Are you charging your iPhone the right way? Today we’re going to cut through …

Have you got a high-tech kid? Keeping up with electronics for your preschool or school-aged child can be expensive, so you need to protect that investment. Here are some of the best cases for iPads for you to check out.   What’s Here: 1. AVAWO Apple iPad 2 3 4 Kids Case 2. HDE Shock …

  Looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift? We have a list of items that the dad in your life will love!   Flashlight Every dad needs a good flashlight. Whether it’s used for work, getting the fishing boat out in the early morning hours, or finding that lost pacifier in the middle of the …

Getting excited about science is a whole lot easier than it used to be. Now, instead of laboring over a text-heavy book, students and parents can use interactive apps to learn science in a fun and educational way. Here’s our list of the very best iPad apps for teaching kids about science.  3D Brain Rotate …

Sago Mini Superhero is a cute, interactive app that takes children on a journey with Jack the rabbit as he does a variety of good deeds around the city. Fun, easy to use, and great for children of all ages!

2015 Edition: The Best Apps for Kids. Reviewed by Real Moms & Educators. Wow, another year is complete. Time flies. At BestAppsforKids we reviewed hundreds of apps again this year. We’re happy to report that there are lots of amazing apps for kids that are really high quality and super fun and educational. Here are the …

We found an awesome TechCrunch article recently that found 10 amazing board games that will get your kids off their idevices – we hope. While we can’t promise there won’t be fights, you will be able to spend a few good hours with the little ones. Blokus Blokus is like Tetris but for four people! It’s …

We saw a great post this week from the folks at the Washington Post that shared some amazing non-toy holiday gift ideas for kids. The Washington Post found some alternatives gifts that enrich experiences, learning, and valuable family time. Check them out 1.  Create a Space for Art Projects, Puzzles and Other Activities Just for Your …

Smart Spark-Ignite Your Child’s Learning Potential will help most families and even some teachers to analyze their child’s and their own learning style and to better understand how to best take advantage of everyone’s strengths to achieve more academic success.

DNA Play is an incredibly fun and entertaining app that gives children fun environment to learn a bit about how DNA and genes work. Fabulous images, sound effects and offers lots of fun creatures for children to build and play with for hours!

Letter School is a fun app that will help kids practice forming capital letters, lower case letters, and numbers in any of three common early elementary writing styles, and it will provide them with opportunities to hear letter sounds and key words as well.

The Everything Machine offers a great combination of programming practice, logic skills, and sequencing as well as a healthy dose of creativity by giving users tools to access the Apple device’s input and output features with switches, timers, and even transmitters.

EDNA is a practical and easy-to-use mind mapping system that is perfect for middle and high school students who need to organize essays, reports, and other longer pieces of writing because it easily converts graphic idea webs into traditional outlines that make writing a breeze.

Top Educational Apps for Back to School   We’ve scoured the App Store to find the top educational apps for kids. It wasn’t easy to narrow it down to just five for each category so in some cases we’ve listed more, especially for those hard to find apps for middle school, high school and special …