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Take advantage of the power of your mobile device to help your elementary school student practice math. Math apps are designed to be powerful, yet engaging. They often can provide motivation for drill and practice that traditional paper-and-pencil activities cannot. Check out this selection! Practice Basic Computation Math Vs. Zombies Kok Leong Tan / Free …

See the App in iTunes Dr. Panda LTD Price: FREE Dr. Panda Town is a great new addition to the Dr. Panda app series.  With Dr. Panda Town, kids can explore, role play and tell their own stories across 4 different fun-filled locations.  There are lots of fun new characters to meet, and plenty of …

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 Dr. Panda Ltd Price: $2.99 When we visit my parents’ house, one of my son’s favorite things to do is get out their play kitchen and play “Restaurant”. He loves to take our orders and prepare the food. He serves it to us like a real waiter and …

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 Entertainment One Price: $2.99 PJ Masks: Super City Run is a fun new game for younger kids.  With PJ Masks: Super City Run, kids can choose their favorite hero and explore a maze style city as they catch the villains and collect items.  I thought that this game would be …

  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 Stephen Hartford Price: $0.99 Patrick’s Dinosaur: Aliens & Diggers is a fun new app for younger kids.  With Patrick’s Dinosaur, kids can enjoy a dinosaur-themed game and use their creativity and imagination, too!  I thought that this app was really fun and love that it was created by a …

  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 Visual Math Interactive Sdn. Bhd. Price: FREE Zap Zap Math – K6 Math Games is a fun new educational game geared towards elementary students. With Zap Zap Math -K6 Math Games, kids can learn and grow at their own pace, and within their own grade level. I thought that this …

See the App in iTunes My Town Games LTD Price: $2.99 My Town: Grandparents is a great new addition to the My Town app series.  With My Town: Grandparents, kids can visit a digital dollhouse that looks just like a grandparents house!  I thought that this app would be a fun interactive experience for kids, …

  See the App in iTunes Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Price: FREE GO Math! GO is a fun new educational app geared towards kids ages 3 through 7. The app focuses on math skills that will be learned in kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grades. I thought that this app would be a great way to get …

    See the app in iTunes TaleSpring LLC Price: $3.99 “A duck, a dog and a bear are on an airplane…” sounds like the beginning of a joke, but it’s actually a fabulous eBook about the adventures of 3 brave friends. Duck, Dog & Bear Go to Africa is a beautifully illustrated and wonderfully …

    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 Highlights for Children, Inc. Price: Free, additional packs available to purchase in-app for $2.99 Look at the world around you. Can you spot the shapes in the things you see? Perhaps you can see a green triangle in a tree or a yellow circle in the sun. Highlights Shapes – …

  See the App in iTunes Fuzzy House Aps Price: $2.99 Fuzzy House brings imagination to life with an interactive doll house.  With Fuzzy House, kids can explore a digital doll house and create their own stories as they play.  I thought that this app had a very fun concept. Kids can create their own …

See the app in iTunes Gebo Kano ehf. Price: $2.99 I have very fond memories of playing “store” when I was a kid. Running the cash register and adding up purchases was always the best part! Little did I know that by playing store I was also brushing up on my math skills by adding …

See the app in iTunes Olivier Romanetti Price: $2.99 As the parent of a 5 year old, I am always looking out for ways to help him stay on top of his reading skills, especially during the summer. Any resources I can get my hands on to help him become a strong reader build confidence …

  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 Funny Yummy Studio UG Price: $2.99 Sound Salad is a fun sound-object association game for kids.  With Sound Salad, children will be able to improve attentive listening, concentration, as well as imagination and logical thinking.  I thought Sound Salad had a creative and unique way of teaching children to focus. …

See the app in iTunes tu Trinh Price: Free Nothing is more empowering for a child than learning to read or write. It is so exciting to see them figuring out how to blend and spell words. Tiny Words Spelling Game is the perfect way to facilitate that early phonics learning that is essential to …

  See the App in iTunes wonderkind GmbH Price: $2.99 Tiny Pirates is a great app for kids, especially those who loves pirates!  With Tiny Pirates, kids can discover a world filled with fun pirates, and learn the principle of cause and effect when they play and engage in interactive situations.  I thought this game …

    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 Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Price: Free initial download with subscription options starting at $7.99/month As a parent, I want to feel good about the “screen time” I give my kids each day. While I think that there is some value in allowing kids some down time each day, playing …

    See the App in iTunes Rosamosi ehf. Price: $5.99 Mussila – Musical Monster Adventure is a fun musical app geared towards children ages 6-11 years old. With Mussila, kids can learn the basics of music, including recognizing different instruments and defining rhythms and melodies.  I thought that this app would be perfect for …

See the App in iTunes Dr. Panda Ltd Price: $2.99 Dr. Panda Racers is a great addition to the Dr. Panda app collection.  With Dr. Panda Racers, kids can build their own race car, as well as their own race track, and speed to the finish line!  My son loves the Dr. Panda apps and …

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 Mabozo AB Price: $2.99 IQ Safari MATH is a great educational game geared towards children ranging from preschool age through third grade.  With IQ Safari MATH, kids can practice the four basic operations: addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.  I thought that this app would be great for kids …

  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 My Town Games LTD Price: $2.99 My Town: Beach Picnic is a great app for preschoolers.  With My Town: Beach Picnic, children can enjoy an exploratory adventure at the beach!  The app functions as a fully interactive scene that unfolds at the beach. I love how the app features lots …

  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 Makkajai Edu Tech Private Limited Price: Free for limited access, in app purchase for $2.99 to upgrade to full version How would your kids like to play an app that has monsters, minions, ferocious enemies, action, and a quest to free a prison held captive by an evil sorcerer? Well, …

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 Fairlady Media Price: $2.99 Another wonderful app brought to us by Fairlady Media, Grandma’s Preschool is the latest installment of their educational apps series for children.  With Grandma’s Preschool, children can learn through touch, play and exploration.  The app is recommended for children ages 3 through 6 years old, and could …

See the app in iTunes Janine Toole Price: Free download comes with 4 levels. Other levels can be purchased in app for $2.99 The dreaded “Word Problem”. Two words that strike fear in the hearts of children and parents everywhere. I hated them as a kid and I hate them even more now that I …