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# Editors’ Choice

Blades-the Grassland Biome may well be the ideal digital textbook for third through fifth grade students who need to learn about grasslands for fun or for science class.

### Grandpa in Space

Blast into outer space with Grandpa to learn fun facts about the planets, life as an astronaut, opposites, rhyming and so much more. Grandpa in Space is another adorable educational app by Fairlady Media.

### Tower Math

Solving math problems becomes kids’ special power as they use their skills to build towers and help transform monsters back into numbers in this game that increases in difficulty as kids practice their basic addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division skills.

### Henri le Worm – Learn and Play with his Amazing Cooking Adventures

Henri le Worm is a highly interactive adventure involving all sorts of aspects related to food as Henri and friends search for his missing cookbook.

### Virtual Nerd Mobile Math

Virtual Nerd Mobile Math is an outstanding reference tool offering searchable video tutorials on math concepts ranging from pre-algebra through algebra II.

### Leo’s Pad: Preschool Kids Learning Series

A young Leonardo da Vinci introduces kids to the basics of math, science, engineering, and other early learning skills, while also teaching them about turn-taking and other social skills.

### Sheldon’s Bedtime Stories: The Golden Trophy

Find out what happens after the tortoise beats the hare in this cute interactive ebook that has Sheldon, the tortoise, trying to save his trophy.

### Doodle Critter Math: Shapes

Kids learn how to identify, draw, and manipulate six different shapes through a series of six creative games. As they play, they get to interact with animated shapes and see the shapes as they appear in a variety of forms, colors, and situations.

Tynker Premium not only teaches programming to children, but all of the educational skills that come with learning to program.

### Fruity Fractions

If you want to learn about fractions, head to the tropics, In Fruity Fractions, kids will learn all about fractions, starting with recognizing equal and unequal parts and moving to identifying actual fractions. As they complete activities, kids will unlock portions of an entertaining story featuring tropical birds.

### Bug Art

Interact with fun, animated bugs, while enjoying five different games and activities. Create your own bugs, use touch and tilt technology to race, or just play around on the playground. There are lots of ways to enjoy Bug Art.

### InferCabulary

InferCabulary offers an interesting alternative to traditional flashcard practice for learning middle school vocabulary.

### Sudoku Junior

Sudoku Junior provides number or picture puzzles at all levels of difficulty, making it perfect for anyone learning the game.

### Keep the Change Kids

Keep the Change Kids is a fun app that will help children review coin identification and counting change.

Join a young boy as he goes on adventure after adventure. Kids can help transform his everyday world into new and exciting worlds and perhaps begin to see the potential for adventure in their own lives.

### The Boy Who Cried Wolf VL2 Storybook

The Boy Who Cried Wolf VL2 Storybook offers the well-known children’s tale in text and sign language formats with several options for combining sign with text.

### The Rainforest Musical Kakamega

The Rainforest Musical Kakamega is a magical experience for parents and children with an amazing story, beautiful illustrations, and wonderful music to enjoy!

### Epic!

Epic!-Books for Kids offers a handy and extensive library for children ages 2 to 12 for a low monthly subscription fee. Thousands of high quality children’s books from classics to award-winning favorites are available.

### Dexteria Dots – Get in Touch with Math

Dexteria Dots offers a highly visual and kinesthetic way to practice basic math concepts such as greater than/less than, addition, and subtraction.

### USA – Illustrated Atlas

USA-Illustrated Atlas is a fun memory challenge focused on facts about the United States. It includes five reference maps and four games to help commit the information to memory.

### Meet Science: Magnetism and Electricity

Meet Science: Magnetism and Electricity is an interactive, thorough study guide for basic physics concepts in the two areas. The app is informative and engaging, and a great resource for upper elementary through beginning high school students.

### PicoToons Coloring Book

PicoToons Coloring Book is a great app for creative kids that includes a wide variety of detailed coloring pages for children to enjoy. A safe app with tons of options for the artist in your home!

Slides & Ladders is a fun and engaging board game app that children of all ages will love. A great app for family game night!

### Duckie Deck Huff n’ Puff

Duckie Deck Huff n’ Puff is a highly creative yet simple app that allows players to interact with various images by blowing into a microphone. A simple yet creative app that is a ton of fun!

### Brainfeed

Brainfeed is an amazing app full of wonderful educational videos across a wide variety of topics that will keep children engaged and entertained for hours!

### Avokiddo ABC Ride

Avokiddo ABC Ride is a delightful app that will guide young learners through important alphabet skills essential to learning to read. The app covers alphabetical order, beginning letter sounds, letter matching and more.

### Four Little Corners

Four Little Corners is a lovely story with simple illustrations that teaches children a valuable life lesson about friendship and fitting in. Parents this app is a must-have!

### Moose & Zebra: Dinos

Moose & Zebra are back again and this time they are teaching children about dinosaurs. This is a great app with lots of fun and educational activities children will love.

### The Right Word

The Right Word offers several types and levels of practice with a huge list of word pairs and groups that many people find confusing. It includes a handy reference tool, and offers practice with various fill-in activities that force the user to use context clues to answer correctly.

### Vincent the Anteater’s Space Voyage

Vincent the Anteater’s Space Voyage is more than just a storybook app, it’s an overall educational and entertaining experience for children of all ages.

### SON of the SUN and WIZARD LIZARD

SON of the SUN and WIZARD LIZARD is a delightful storybook app full of amazing animations that teaches children the valuable lesson of forgiveness.

### Week Planner for Kids

Week Planner for Kids is an icon-driven system for keeping track of dates, the weather, daily and special events. Users see a colorful screen divided into seven days with room for six events on each day as well as a spot to note the daily weather forecast. Icons are paired with distinctive sounds that activate when touched.

### Hocus Pocus Alfie Atkins

Come along as a boy named Alfie Atkins builds a treehouse. Considered too small by some, Alfie, with the help of friends, can complete the necessary tasks to accomplish the final goal.

### KEY WORD KIDS

App Info Price: Overview Key Word Kids is a language learning app suitable for young and special needs students.  It offers guided and independent practice with oral and written comprehension of information-bearing key words in a playful environment. Features include: Useful level check feature Four levels of comprehension complexity Recording feature Immediate feedback and error …

### Jack and the Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk comes to life as kids play games and make choices to help determine the outcome of the story.

### Motion Math: Pizza!

Motion Math: Pizza! provides challenging math ‘problems’ in a real world setting and plays more like a game than an educational app. Fun, challenging, and great for the whole family!

### Shape Arts: Geometry Creations

Shape Arts Geometry is another great puzzle app by Lighthouse Learning that will provide hours of challenging fun!

### Presidents vs Aliens

Presidents vs. Aliens is a great app for learning all sorts of facts about our American presidents. Learn the facts while protecting the planet from an alien invasion in this part-game, part educational app.

### Mini Monet Creative Studio & Art Club for Kids

Mini Monet is an art and creativity app kids will return to time and time again. This creative studio and art club offers something for everyone at a price parents will appreciate.

### Slice Fractions

Slice Fractions offers a wordless, hands-on walk through basic fraction concepts such as the meaning of the numerator and denominator, equivalent fractions, and fraction ordering. Players have to solve physics problems by slicing objects and removing barriers to movement at the correct times and places to progress through the game.