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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. …

  See the app in iTunes Imagination Playground, LLC Price: Free Your child’s imagination will come to life right before their eyes with Imagination Playground 3D Builder! This app is like a virtual building block set that can be stacked, turned, manipulated and more to create amazing structures. Imagination Playground will provide hours of creative …

See the app in iTunes Guy Sharon Price: $4.99 A group of friends, a mystery, and a treehouse – the recipe for a great eBook and an amazing adventure story perfect for third through fifth graders. Neighborhood Watch Kids and Duh Color Stuff is a wonderful story of 5 kids and their budding friendship. As …

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 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 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 …

Ultimate Guide: Using Siri for iPhone and iPad What Is Siri? Siri is a great tool that Apple created that lets you use your voice to send messages, schedule meetings, place phone calls, and more. You open Siri on your iPhone or iPad and you simplt ask Siri to do things just by talking the way …

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 G&R Solutions Ltd. Price: $2.99 Anna and Dan’s parents are going on vacation…WITHOUT THEM! Who will stay with them? How long will their parents be gone? What are they going to do for 12 days without their mom and dad? All of these questions are answered in the adorable eBook …

  See the App in iTunes Eiger Tech LLC Price: $3.99 The Baby Bites app is a great way for parents to keep organized while trying out solid foods with their little one.  With Baby Bites, parents can track the introduction of solid foods into their baby’s diet.  I think that this app has a …

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 …

See the App in iTunes BrightNest Price: FREE The BrightNest app is a great way to organize your home life.  With BrightNest, you can keep your household running smoothly, without stressing over remembering everything!  Not only will the BrightNest app allow you to keep a personal schedule, the app also provides lots of great life …

See the app in iTunes Funifi Limited Price: Free Chores and allowance. Ugh! Just thinking about them is enough to make me roll my eyes and throw my hands up in frustration. I don’t know any kid who loves doing their chores. Nor do I know any mom or dad who loves nagging their child …

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 …

See the app in iTunes Garner Sites LLC Price: Free I am a very busy mom. I have four kids and a husband who need me to help with homework, drive carpools, cook meals, keep the house somewhat clean, and there is always laundry to be done. I volunteer at the school in the classrooms …

    See the App in iTunes Neon Room Price: FREE The Keep Safe – Apps for Eva app was designed to be a safe photo/video viewer for children.  With Keep Safe – Apps for Eva, parents can allow kids to enjoy photos and videos on their device without any chance of having them accidentally …

See the App in iTunes LightArrow Inc. Price: $7.99 Want to get more organized? Meet LifeTopix Organizer! With LifeTopix, users can literally have an overall view of their life. I thought that this app had a lot to offer and was impressed with the powerful organization features. Everything from a daily agenda, to appointments, to …

The Ultimate List of iOS8 Tips & Tricks Loaded with iOS 8, your shiny new iPhone 6 is ready to go. iOS 8 has lots of changes and updates, mostly behind the scenes stuff to really elevate the iPhone 6 to the best phone on the market. There are a bunch of awesome new features and we’ve outlined most in our new …

See the app in iTunes YadaHome.com, LLC Price: Free initial download comes with a 3-day trial. Upgrade to full version for $6.99 in-app I have recently discovered that the older your children get the busier and more complex your schedule gets. Between carpools, practices, lessons, and outings with friends sometimes I feel like I am …

See the App in iTunes PlayHome Software Ltd Price: $1.99 From the creators of My PlayHome, comes an all-new exciting app – My PlayHome School!  With My PlayHome School, children can explore a digital classroom, as well as an entire school.  The idea is for children to explore school and all that it means, including …

  Here are some Fall-Favorite Apps! Our roundup of some of the best apps for the Fall season! Forestpals Autumn Forestpals is a series of four apps, designed for children ages 2 through 5 years old.  With Forestpals, children can learn all about the different seasons.  Forestpals Autumn focuses on the Autumn season and features …

Awesome Music Apps Your Kids Will Love There are lots of music apps for kids out there but some are just dry, dull and boring. At TheiPhoneMom we decided to pull together some of our favorite Music Apps for Kids! Our roundup of some of the best childrens music apps out there! Peg + Cat Big Gig Based on …

The Best Health Apps Using HealthKit Everybody is excited about the latest iOS 8 update because it includes HealthKit. Healthkit alows developers who are building apps to integrate the health data they collect with other apps and with the Apple Health app. It means as a user your health data across apps and devices can be mingled together to give …

    See the app in iTunes Carus Publishing Price: Free initial download comes with 2 stories and unlimited calling. Additional books can be purchased in-app for $2.99 each or monthly, 6-month, or annual subscriptions can be purchased in-app for $4.99, $14.99 and $24.99, respectively. Once in a while, I get to review an app …

Managing Photos in iOS 8 With Photos in iOS 8 Apple has changed things up a lot. Basically, Apple decided to build photo and video handling right into the operating system and seamlessly connect to their icloud product. Given the scope of changes we decided to round up a guide for users who want to better understand …

  Are your kids as excited about Shark Week as mine are? Our household has become shark central over the last few days. Kids are naturally curious about sharks and the Discovery Channel does such a great job of making the subject accessible and fun. With that spirit in mind I thought I’d share some …

  See the app in iTunes PrazAs Learning Inc Price: Free The Tabtor Math app is only a small part of what is offered with the Tabtor subscription service. Parents sign up for the program and are then given access to digital worksheets that are designed to help K-6 students  with their math. Children will access these worksheets using iPads and …

See the app in iTunes Samsung Publishing Ltd. Price: Free initial download includes letters A-D, additional letters can be purchased in-app for $1.99 each or purchase the entire alphabet for $15.99 It has been a while since I have reviewed an alphabet app that I have really, really loved. If you are looking for an …

  Ever since my oldest children started elementary school they would come home with “TFK” homework or talking about the interesting facts they learned in “TFK”. When I admitted I had no idea what a “TFK” is they looked at me like I was crazy (not for the first or last time!) and then introduced me …

  Do you have reluctant readers in your family?  My second grader simply cannot stand sitting down with a book and silently reading for 20 minutes every night like she is supposed to.  That is, until we discovered Epic! – Books for Kids in iTunes.  This app takes reading to the next level for kids …

  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 children who are ready for chores?  If so, you should definitely check out the new ChoreMonster app.  With ChoreMonster, parents can encourage their children to complete chores and other tasks by offering a fun reward.  I thought that the ChoreMonster app had a great concept and one that both parents and …

  Do you have a child who is learning their basic math skills?  Or how about a child who is transitioning from only doing addition and subtraction to mixing in multiplication and division as well?  The Medieval Math Battle app is a great way to practice math skills while playing a fun and competitive game! …

  Do you have a child who is learning their shapes?  If so, you should definitely check out the new Chalk School: Shapes app.  With Chalk School: Shapes, children will learn to recognize 16 different types of shapes with guided pronunciations.  This app is the third installment of Chalk School apps, the other apps available …

  The Fit Brains for Kids: Sparky’s Adventures app is a fun learning app for children ages 2 through 8 years old.  With Fit Brains for Kids: Sparky’s Adventures, children will play a collection of games that are designed to stimulate the 5 key areas of the brain.  This app is also designed to automatically …

  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. …

Entering the field of ABC letter tracing apps comes Play-Doh Create ABCs! While there are many ABC apps available in the iTunes store, Hasbro’s first learning app stands out for its creative virtual use of the preschool favorite modeling compound, Play-Doh.  In fact, my kids love Play-Doh so much that as I write this review …