Some really great apps for today’s free offers with our latest TOP PICK - Leo’s Pad: Preschool Kids Learning Series; A cool game app to learn about biology - Quizzem: Junior Cert.; and 2 original apps for to work out measurements with Curious Ruler to compare and measure objects and Measure Map to measure distances, areas and perimeters! For more great app deals, make sure your check out our 10 More Free and Highly Discounted Apps it includes Math 42, iTooch apps worth $9.99/£6.99! Have fun with apps and thanks for sharing all these great offers with all friends and family with kids and iDevices!!!
From the opening screen of Monster Moogle, it’s easy to recognize the entertainment value in this app. From the enjoyable story to the gallery of monsters to the monster maker, children ages 6-8 are able to think about monsters and discover that they are really not that scary. Through the clever use of narrative storytelling and colorful images, Monster Moogle help sensitive children overcome this common childhood fear.
10 great apps free or highly discounted for your Sunday with our top 3 : Phonics and Reading With McGuffey I worth $19.99/£13.99 for your kids to learn how to read; All Heppi apps on sale; and Math Algebra for a bit of Math. Make sure to check out our 10 More Free or Discounted apps with Dr. Seuss ABC a children must have; The Story of A Fierce Bad Rabbit a children classic written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter … and few more. Have fun with apps!
Most people are familiar with picture editing apps that let you create hilarious images of your dog wearing a pirate’s patch or your cat with a hula skirt. SKIT! - Share Fun Animated Stories With Friends! takes this idea one step farther, helping kids make short video clips using personal photos or characters that they supply, including ones from the extremely popular Lego Movie. When used correctly, it is a simple but effective way to practice the art of video production.
Summer Holidays are here … Take advantage of the holidays and encourage your kids to read. We have selected a wide selection of book, apps or ebooks from action packed adventure books, to reference book to graphic novels . The list features some of Fun Educational Apps TOP PICKS as well as fiction and non fictions book. For more great read, we also encourage you to visit Amazon as all kindle books can be read on the iPad. To do so, simply get the Kindle App from iTunes and download the books straight to your iPad! Have a great time reading digital this summer.
Holiday time and many of you will be travelling. Going away with the whole family is always so nice but sometimes travelling with young ones can be chaos and a bit stressful. Plan your trip and make sure you have plenty to keep the little ones busy and entertained. One of our lifesaver suggestion is of course the iPad! It’s handy, it fits in your handbag and can be used on the go, in the car, plane, train … the amazing part, in one little device you get it all … books, colouring , drawing activities, videos and games!
Best Math Apps for Kids - Wow! I seriously wish I had this Top Pick app about a month ago, when my students were preparing for our standardized tests. Exam Elf is a great way for students in fourth through sixth grades to practice a wide variety of math skills with a focus on test taking strategies.
Moon and Sun - Children's Book is a cute story that personifies the sun and moon and tells the story of how they meet. Minor digital animations make the story interactive without being overwhelming. This is a sweet story, great for bedtime.
Best Math Apps for Kids - Looking for a great math game app for your kids to learn and practice multiplication facts the fun way? We highly recommend you check out Teachley: Mt. Multiplis, by Teachley the creator of Addimal Adventure. It is a unique, original and engaging math adventures that let kids play a cool game while perfecting their multiplication skills… Download now, it’s b and we just added to our TOP PICKS!
37 FREE apps for today’s AppFriday … with 12 apps for education with some great apps for math, literacy and science; 10 cool book apps to stock up for the summer and 15 cool game apps for the young and older kids! Have fun with apps!
Grandpa in Space is the newest addition to the Fairlady Media's Grandma and Grandpa Collection. It is a great game developed for six to eight years olds, with a focus on outer space fun. Kids travel from planet to planet while practicing a variety of math and language skills.
Welcome to the swamp. It may seem like a quiet, calm place, but beware- the gator is lurking just beneath the surface of the water, ready to strike. The Swamp Where Gator Hides is a well written story app for children ages 6-8, which describes life in the swamp and highlights the abundance of animals living there. Its unique style and solid design elevate it to the level of a Top Pick for Fun Educational Apps.
There are all sorts of apps that help children to work with phonics and beginning reading skills. But Phonics: Fun on Farm - Reading, Spelling and Tracing Educational Program for iOS (iPad/iPhone/iPod) devices puts many of them to shame. This app easily earns a TOP PICK from both the teacher and the mom in me. With twelve different activities, in six different groups, this app has something for every child just beginning to read.
Laura's Star and The Dream Monsters is a sweet bedtime story featuring a little girl, her brother, and her magical star. This interactive story is full of small animations and interactions and has a plot perfect for bedtime reading.
Tribal Nova has done it again. Curious George Goes Camping by iRead With is another Top Pick as an interactive reading experience. It is so much more than just a book; it is a great way for parents and children to interact with a childhood classic.
Labo Car Designer(3y+) is a neat preschool app that lets your child customize his own little putt-putt car. After it’s finished, he can take it for a drive around the countryside, through all kinds of weather, over bumpy rocks, and around spinning pinwheels. It’s our latest Top Pick for Fun Educational Apps, and after we tell you about it, we think you’ll understand why.
Children have the ability to acquire a new language far more easily than adults. Monki Chinese Class is a new app that helps children ages 9 and up learn basic Chinese vocabulary using a process of symbol association. The symbols are animated in such a way that they actually look like the words they represent. After a couple of times tracing the symbol, your child soon learns to connect the symbol and the word with amazing accuracy.
Tricky Spelling is a circus themed spelling app that focuses on all of those words in the English language that follow no rules. Think: "i before e, except after c, and in cases of neighbor and weigh"...and science...and weird...and their, etc. English is a tough language to spell, and this app is hoping to make it just a little bit easier.
The human body is a miraculous set of systems that work together to sustain life. Heart and Lungs Lab does an admirable job explaining the anatomy and physiology of these two body systems in a way that is understandable to children ages 9-13. It is the latest Top Pick for Fun Educational Apps because it takes advantage of tablet technology to illustrate a complex topic in a clear and concise way.
The familiar saying “Practice makes perfect” is true for many concepts in education, but it is especially true when applied to the process of learning to read. Young children need to be immersed in the steps involved with learning letters and words over a long period of time. Touch and Write Storybook: The 3 Bears uses characters from the fairy tale to teach basic reading and writing skills to children ages 6-8 in a child friendly way.
Best Math Game Apps for Kids -What will your kids do over the summer? Lots of activities and fun for sure and maybe a bit of math now and then! Going pure educational might not be your kids idea of summer fun. We know all kids love playing games on the iPad, so why not trying some great math games … We just selected 25 top math game apps!
Best Apps For Teachers Review- Otus Teacher is an all-in-one teacher clipboard. The app allows teachers to multi-task as they go about the daily paperwork aspect of the job. From taking attendance, to updating the gradebook, teachers can use Otus to get organized.
The summer holidays are great fun but did you know that if your kids don’t engage in some type of educational activities they will experience learning losses. According to various studies, kids can loose up to 2.6 months of grade level equivalency. As parents, grand parents and careers you can help and support your children. Make sure your kids get plenty of outdoor fun, get a chance to read and engage in some educational activities.
Here at Fun Educational Apps, we have noticed an increase in the number of high quality story apps that have been submitted for review. The latest one is Drew Meets Boo, an interactive story app for children who enjoy vibrant colors and lots of animation. With references to the circus, trains, the beach, and snowball fights, there’s something of interest for every child, and parents will appreciate the underlying lesson about self-esteem that is embedded in the story.
Educational psychologists have studied how preschoolers learn, and they have identified certain skills that are directly correlated with higher achievement later on in school. These skills include working memory, reasoning, and problem-solving. Thinking Time Pro is an app that teaches skills every child needs in order to become a better thinker. Fun Educational Apps names Thinking Time Pro a Top Pick; it does for the preschool brain what exercise does for the preschool body.
Developer Kidaptive is at it again. They've created another outstanding appisode of Leo's Pad. Like the other five before it, Appisode Six earns a TOP PICK from this mom. The perfect balance of activities and video keeps my child engaged time and time again on our daily commute.