At a Glance Environment Apps for Kids 2015

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Earth Day is a good time for us to remember the need to be good stewards of the Earth. Children are never too young to learn how important it is they do their part. We’ve included a list of reviewed and recommended apps for a wide range of ages.

Crazy Gears

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Arrange the gears and pull the screen to the next level in this increasingly challenging, but fun science-based game for kids.

Mini-U: OverColor

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Mini-U: OverColor is a creative puzzle app that challenges children to replicate animal images made with overlapping geometric shapes. Fun, challenging, and easy to use.

Theasaurus

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Theasaurus is an easy to use educational app that teaches children a variety of words and their synonyms in a challenging word match game.

Treasure Hunt By Photos

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Treasure Hunt By Photos is a unique app that will challenge children as they follow the clues to their treasure.

Why Bath Time

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Why Bath Time is a cute storybook app that teaches children not only the importance of bath time, but also how to stay clean, healthy, and germ-free.

Thinkrolls 2

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Kids learn physics while rolling a host of characters through a maze of brand-new challenges in the latest Thinkrolls app.

Holidays 2 – 4 great Easter games for smart kids

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Traditional games get an Easter-themed makeover to provide kids with a challenging, fun, and safe activity for the holiday.

MiniChess by Kasparov

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MiniChess by Kasparov is an excellent app that will not only help young children learn to play chess, but that will also provide a wide array of practice on prerequisite skills, which just happen to be foundational for learning other things, as well.

Migalolo: The Ocean Musical

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Migalolo: The Ocean Musical is a fabulous educational experience that includes wonderful music, a fun storyline, and lots of information about the ocean and it’s inhabitants.

A Parcel of Courage

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A Parcel of Courage is a cute storybook app with lots of extra educational activities that will keep children entertained for hours.

Chuggington-We are Chuggineers

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Chuggington-We are Chuggineers is a train lovers dream app. With an adventurous story that includes videos and games throughout this is an app that children will love.

Pacca Alpaca-Australia

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Pacca Alpaca-Australia is a great educational app that teaches children their shapes, colors, and counting in a fun, vibrant environment.

David Wiesner’s Spot

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David Wiesner’s Spot is an outstanding app that taps some of the iPad’s unique capabilities to create an engaging experience in five strange new worlds that are exciting for all ages.

Teddy is Missing-A Storyshape Adventure

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Teddy is Missing-A Storyshape Adventure is a cute interactive storybook app that allows readers to select how the story unfolds. Creative, interactive, and loads of fun!

The Land of Venn – Geometric Defense

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Put your geometry skills to the test as you fight off invaders to save The Land of Venn in this tower defense game.

Winky Think Logic Puzzles

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Winky Think Logic Puzzles is an outstanding app that will provide hours of productive play value to children from preschool age on up. Everyone will benefit from exercising their logic, problem-solving, and thinking skills and everyone will enjoy the fun puzzles.

Highlights: All About

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Highlights: All About is a wonderful digital addition to the Highlights family. Just like in the magazine, the app provides a wide array of activities that encourage thinking skills, practice foundational academic skills, and more.

Up to 100

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Up To 100 is an outstanding app that will help young children and those with special needs to master basic concepts about numbers, including ones and tens place value, number sequence, and more.

Telling Time with the Smurfs

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Telling Time with The Smurfs is an incredible app that teaches children how to tell time using a wide variety of activities and games. Safe, fun, and highly educational!