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See the App in iTunes christophe sayaveth Price: $0.99 Study! Language Word Game is a new word puzzle game for kids.  With Study!, kids can practice spelling words in their native language, or even through practicing a new language.  I thought that this app would be fun for kids who enjoy word puzzle games as well …

See the App in GooglePlay Mavropoulos Ioannis Price: FREE BrainOut is a new puzzle app for kids available in the GooglePlay store.  With BrainOut, kids can exercise their brainpower while playing a series of fun puzzle games.  I thought that this app would be a fun way for kids to increase their strategy and logic …

See the app in iTunes Konrad Przyludzki Price: Free I’m always searching for new word games because I love them so much and I’ve found my new favorite in eTabu Word Search! This challenging app is kind of a cross between a classic word search and Hangman. As if finding the words in a puzzle …

Check out the Math Manimals website. Available on iTunes and Google Play. Price: $0.99 Math Manimals or, as my son likes to call it, “The REALLY fun math app” is the perfect way for your kids to learn and practice their math facts. Whether it’s addition, subtraction, multiplication or division, your child will be begging …

  See the app in iTunes Cognitive ToyBox, Inc. Price: Free More or Less, Greater or Fewer are important concepts for kids to learn. It is an essential building block for success in math and science later in life. More 4 Monkey is a fantastic app that was designed to introduce kids to that concept …

See the app in iTunes 77Sparx Studio, Inc. Price: Free, with in-app purchase options If you have a preschooler or kindergartener in your house that is learning to read, then do I have the app for you! Wonster Words is an incredibly fun app that combines phonics and learning with some incredibly cute and silly …

    See the App in iTunes Zofia Kosarzycka Price: $1.99 Talking Times Table is a great app for kids who are learning their multiplication tables.  With Talking Times Table, kids can listen to the app ask questions vocally and listen to the answers while considering the correct answer.  The vocal interaction helps children quickly …

  See the app in iTunes IntellectoKids Price:Free Climb aboard and enroll in Safari School. Join Leo the Cat in a fun and educational jungle adventure as your child learns colors and numbers and have hours of fun while they’re at it! The vibrant and colorful scenery and adorable jungle creatures what child could refuse …

    See the app in iTunes Cheryl Bregman Price: $2.99 Handwriting Heroes is an ingenious app that will revolutionize the way children are taught to write! This app integrates fun animation, songs, and learning to create one amazing app that your children are sure to love. Parents and teachers alike will also love having …

  See the app in iTunes Zcooly Price: $5.99 It’s Back to School time and high time to take time to learn to tell time! Zcooly Time Ranch is the perfect way to help your children learn to tell time! Children will learn to tell time in several different ways including digital, analogue and text. …

  See the App in iTunes Dr. Panda Ltd Price: $2.99 Dr. Panda Farm is a great new addition to the Dr. Panda app series.  With Dr. Panda Farm, kids can run their very own farm, along with Dr. Panda!  I thought that kids would really enjoy learning all about farming, including taking care of …

    See the App in iTunes Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Price: $1.99 Curious George Train Adventures is a fun new educational app for kids, especially those who are fans of Curious George!  With Curious George Train Adventures, kids can join Curious George as he rides through a Tiki-themed amusement park adventure completing puzzles along the …

See the App in iTunes Way We Learn Price: FREE Fonics is a fun new educational app for children.  With Fonics, kids can learn to read with synthetic phonics.  I thought that this app would be perfect for kids who are just learning to spell/read. The Fonics app simplifies the way children learn to read …

    See the App in iTunes Freecloud Design, Inc. Price: $2.99 Stack the States 2 is a follow-up to the popular Stack the States app.  With Stack the States 2, kids can enjoy more US geography with all new question formats, bonus games and a detailed interactive map!  I thought that this app would be …

    See the app in iTunes Visual Math Interactive Sdn Bhd Price: Free 3….2….1 and the countdown begins to an amazing galactic math adventure with Zap Zap Math! If you are a parent or teacher looking for a way to get your kids excited about learning math, then this is the app for you! …

  See the app in iTunes Les Trois Elles Price: Free with in app purchase to unlock full version for $1.99 Zen in Japanese literally means mediation. It is often referred to as a state of being that describes focus and an oneness of body and mind. Which ever way you it, Zen is definitely …

    See the app in iTunes MadRock Solutions Ltd Price: $1.99 Parents and teachers, throw those boring old flashcards out! Now there is a rockin’ new way to practice math facts that your children will love! Math Rock Times Tables and Bingo takes math to a whole new level! By combining math with a …

See the app in iTunes Hiperware Labs Inc Price: Free initial download, monthly or annual subscription required after trial period. Parents of school-aged children would probably agree with me that sometimes a full-on battle is waged on the home front when it is time for homework. Motivating kids to practice spelling, math or reading outside …

See the App in iTunes 77Sparx Studio, Inc. Price: FREE Wonster Words is a great spelling app for preschoolers and kindergarteners.  With Wonster Words, kids can learn how to sound out words through phonics, as well as learn how to spell words.  I love how the app features a fun cast of characters, including silly …

See the app in iTunes http://www.kuatostudios.com/games/support/ Price: $3.99 Fresh off of the success of Dino Tales, Kuato Games is introducing Safari Tales. An equally entertaining and beautifully illustrated app, Safari Tales takes children on a reading journey through the African savanna. Your children will love playing and learning along with five adorable jungle baby friends. …

  Education Apps Children learn best when they are open-minded and having fun. That’s why we’ve developed a list of the Best Educational Apps for Kids. This collection allows your child to grow and develop important analytic and cognitive skills while playing games and having fun. These apps build on the foundation laid in the …

See the App in iTunes Van Winkle Studio LLC Price: $2.99 Every once in a while, there is an app that comes along that sets the bar higher – this is how I feel about Pete and Mike!  Pete and Mike is a really fun interactive adventure for young children.  With Pete and Mike, your …

  See the app in iTunes BulBul Inc. Price: Free As a mother of four children, one of the things I struggle with the most is keeping my kids reading through the summer months. For some reason they seem to think once school is out, they can turn of their brains and veg out on …

See the App in iTunes The Learning Station Price: $9.99 Reading Train Endless Books, Songs & Games – School Readers edition is a great app for children who are learning to read.  With Reading Train Endless Books, Songs & Games – School Readers, children can enjoy a growing library of 200+ engaging picture books that …

See the app in iTunes Curriculum Associates, LLC Price: Free Looking for a new and fun way to have your kids practice those boring and repetitive math facts? Then look no further! Door 24 Plus is the answer you have been searching for. This fantastic app combines math facts with fun strategic games to keep …

  Here’s this week’s 10 Awesome Apps For Tuesday! Our weekly roundup of the best apps for parents this week. Math for Kids: teach numbers The Math for Kids: teach numbers app is a great way to teach basic math concepts to kids ages 3 through 7 years old.  With Math for Kids, children learn …

  There’s no doubt that having an iPhone and an iPad in our home has changed the way we do things around here. I have a much easier time updating the family calendar while at the same time adding events to my husband’s schedule. We have apps for managing our budget, checking out the weather …

  Do you have a child who is learning to read and write the alphabet?  Or how about a child who is learning sight words or phonics words?  If so, you should definitely check out the new Ollie’s Handwriting & Phonics for iPad app.  I thought that this app would be a great teaching tool. …

    Do you have a preschooler that’s mastered their letters and sounds? Are they ready for the next big step to pull those skills into reading? Then its time to give the Hooked on Phonics Learn to Read app a try and what better way to try it than for FREE. Using a series …

  Would you love for your kids to learn a second language, but you aren’t sure where to start?  Or even, perhaps master their own first language?  The Gus on the Go series for iPad is a wonderful learning tool that can help you accomplish teaching your child a lot of vocabulary from a spoken …

  LOVE, love, love this app from Software Smoothie! Felt Board puts a Felt Board on your iPad. All the fun of felt board sets without countless pieces to keep track of. I am really liking this app and so is my youngest Miss J. There’s not much for me to explain as far as …

  A speech pathologist has designed an iPad app for use as a tool by instructors working with children. Outdoor Fun comes with three scenes and each scene can be used in two different ways. The first is to have children click on the items in the scene and then watch as a simple animation …

  Fun Letters – cursive handwriting…I’ll bet you can guess what this app is about just by reading it’s name. Yes, cursive handwriting! This app provides practice for children learning to write their upper and lowercase letters in cursive. Each letter comes with an accompanying animal and the animal name is also written out in …

I really like the concept behind Bank of Mom and it’s a very nice looking app. I think with a couple tweaks it could be a very useful app for my family. Bank of Mom is designed to help you keep track of your child’s “virtual bank account”. In it you can record money that …