City Nights is a cute ebook with a soothing poem that would be perfect for use as a bedtime story. Children can watch as the busy city settles down for the night and help put the sleepy young main character to bed.
Mia-The Happy Helper offers a nice variety of activities and games for early learners. It is an outstanding app that preschoolers and young children will really enjoy as they practice a variety of skills.
Roobarb & Custard: When Custard Was Grounded is an entertaining ebook that takes advantage of some of the iPad’s features to build in interactivity and personalized sound effects.
Billy Possum’s Interactive Comprehension is among the best reading comprehension apps I have seen in the Marketplace, with an unusual focus on vital higher-level comprehension skills and even opportunities to visualize scenes from the story.
ScratchJr is a unique and powerful app that will empower young elementary students to learn beginning concepts of computer programming while they build skills in problem-solving, sequencing, memory and more.
Short Vowel Word Study takes the first steps of a proven program to teach children to read and wraps them up into a fun and enjoyable, yet simple and effective app.
Voice Dream Reader will open the doors of reading to many people struggling due to vision problems, dyslexia or other literacy issues.
Butterfly Kisses by Cathy Lane is a warm and snuggly story that is perfect for bedtime, but that has enough extra activities to make it fun for kids at any time of the day.
Messy Mia and the Tale of the Ancient Tech shows young children how technology has changed between the time their parents were young and the present day.
Forestry provides an entertaining way to learn about common forest creatures. The animated characters and games are whimsical but the skills they teach are very important.
Explorium-Space for Kids will take budding astronauts on an interplanetary adventure full of games, facts and surprises.
The Joy of Reading is a simple and effective app that will help young learners practice important readiness and early reading skills.
Looney Tunes Phonics is an entertaining way to learn or review basic phonics concepts from pre-kindergarten through third grade.
U.S. Geography with Flat Stanley HD provides a fun way to learn United States geography and basic information about the states.
Cookie Monster’s Challenge is a fun and engaging app that will help your child prepare for success in school and in life.
Preschool ABC Playground PRO is a fun app that will help preschool and young elementary children learn many important letter skills.
iBiome-Wetlands is an engaging and hands-on way to apply biology concepts in a simulated wetlands environment.
Chinese Letter Academy is a great way to introduce a young child to the process of writing Chinese characters.
Tiggly Chef will have your young children giggling, counting, giggling and counting some more as they assist the Chef of Tiggly Town to make some outrageous recipes.