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Whether we’re parents of elementary students or the teachers of them, we have one common goal when it comes to the youngsters. And that goal is simple: we want them to succeed. We also want them to be happy and healthy in doing so. Thankfully, there are a hosts of resources that we can use …

  See the App in iTunes Entertainment One Price: $1.99 Peppa Pig: Happy Mrs Chicken is a fun new app that is perfect for preschoolers, especially those who love Nick Jr.  With Peppa Pig: Happy Mrs Chicken, kids will join Peppa and George as they explore the world of Peppa through lots of fun filled …

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 Benjamin Kistler Price: FREE Shamans Jungle is a new puzzle app for kids.  With Shamans Jungle, kids can enjoy a “match three” style puzzle game.  I thought that this app would be good for teaching kids strategy. The Shamans Jungle app features 100 handcrafted levels for lots of variety.  Each …

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 …

See the app in iTunes Hustle Fitness, Inc Price: Free If your child aspires to be on the court for March Madness or dreams of becoming a baller like Stephen Curry, then Hustle – Basketball Drills for Coaching & Training is an app you need to check out! This app provides several tools to help …

    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 …

  See the app in iTunes Lapisly S.C.P. Price: $4.99 Imagine a world filled with whimsical art, geometric creations and abstract faces and you have the beautiful artwork of renowned artist Paul Klee. ExplorArt Klee – The Art of Paul Klee, for Kids allows your child to enter Klee’s world and learn about him 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 Oken Studios Limited Price: $2.99 Mother Gray and Little Blue is a fun new interactive story for younger kids.  With Mother Gray and Little Blue, kids can read a story about a curious little baby whale and his long migration north to the winter feeding grounds with his mother.  I …

See the app in iTunes Dr. Panda Ltd Price: $3.99 All you aspiring architects and builders are in for a real treat with Hoopa City 2! This app is filled with creative possibilities that will delight players as young as 4 and as old as 104! Building houses, parks, roads and more will fill your …

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 Jason Nguyen Price: Free, with in-app purchase for complete story Nothing says Halloween than 3 spooky skeletons in a pumpkin patch! Spooky Hollow is a delightful, interactive eBook that tells the tale of three pumpkin-growing skeleton friends. With fun interactive elements on every page, this book is sure …

  See the App in iTunes Megalearn AB Price: $4.99 Bloom by Megalearn is a fun app for kids who love nature.  With Bloom, kids can learn why trees produce delicious fruit and berries, and why dandelions release their seeds into the air.  I thought this app would be great for kids who are curious …

    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 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 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 Aurasync Studios, Inc. Price: $3.99 Welcome to Chortopia! A magical land where mythical creatures and real-life chores unite to create a unique system for getting your child to get their chores done! Whether they have to do yard work, vacuum the floors, or simply get ready for bed …

See the App in iTunes OhNoo Studio Price: $2.99 Snot & Fluff – A Space Adventure is a beautifully hand-drawn interactive storybook for children.  With Snot & Fluff – A Space Adventure, kids can enjoy an interactive story with all the fun features of an adventure game!  I though that this app was very well …

See the app in iTunes Marianne Wartoft AB Price: $0.99 What is the capital of Dubai? What about its flag? If you’ve ever wanted to learn more about the world around you or simply need a fun way for your kids to study geography then, Seterra Geography is the app for you! This amazing app …

    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 PBS KIDS Price: FREE PBS KIDS Games is a fun educational app geared towards children ages 2 through 8 years old.  With PBS KIDS Games, children can learn along with their favorite PBS KIDS characters anytime, anywhere (no internet needed).  I thought this app would be perfect for kids …

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 …

Kids In Touch Price: Free download comes with 1 week trial subscription. Annual and bi-annual subscriptions available starting at $1.99 and up. Raising children in such a technology-centered world is both a blessing and a curse. There are so many conveniences that are associated with cell phones and texting but oftentimes, if unsupervised, texting can …

  See the App in iTunes eduPad Inc. Price: FREE Monster Messenger is a fun instant messaging app for kids and their families to enjoy together.  With Monster Messenger, kids can communicate with their friends and family in a safe, creative environment.  I thought that this would be a great option for those parents who …

See the App in iTunes Edify Technologies Price: FREE MusiQuest: Kids Learn Music, Reading Notes, & Songwriting is an amazing musical app for kids.  With MusiQuest, kids can learn all aspects of music, including how to read notes and even write their own songs!  I thought that this app would be a great, fun way …

    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 McPeppergames UG (haftungsbeschraenkt) & Co. KG Price: Free Uh Oh! The car is filthy! Better make a trip to the Amazing Car Wash to clean up! Amazing Car Wash – The funny cars washing game for kids is a fun new game that gives kids the chance to clean …

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 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 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 …