New and Noteworthy Kids Apps – November 2014

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Straight from the App Store – here are November’s New & Noteworthy kids apps. The App Store isn’t always right in its recommendations, but it’s always a good place to start when looking for a new app. Some apps may be rated age 9+. Enjoy! Fun & Game Apps for Kids Book Apps for Kids […]

The Berenstain Bears Give Thanks

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Another great storybook app from Oceanhouse Media that gives a bit of history behind Thanksgiving, while teaching little ones about having compassion for animals.

Gobble: The Famous Thanksgiving Turkey

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Gobble: The Famous Thanksgiving Turkey is a cute, music-themed storybook app that tells the tale of how Thanksgiving came to be and includes additional activities for children of all ages to enjoy.

Little Luna – Big Talent

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Little Luna-Big Talent is a fun, interactive app that children will love for all of the awesome illustrations and the silly ‘tooting’ music throughout.

at-a-glance Thanksgiving Apps 2014

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It’s Thanksgiving time and that means it’s time for our annual round up of Thanksgiving apps for kids. Like previous years, Charlie Brown and Berenstain Bears are favorites. This year we’re adding another pick, The Story of Gobble. If you have a favorite app, that we haven’t featured, leave a comment and we’ll check it out! […]

U.S. Geography with Flat Stanley HD

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U.S. Geography with Flat Stanley HD provides a fun way to learn United States geography and basic information about the states.

Hoopa City

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Dr. Panda Games brings us a world building simulation game for children too young for Minecraft or Sim City. But how does it compare to those mainstays of the gaming world?

Arthur’s Big App

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Join Arthur and his friends as they enjoy some after school fun, such as making smoothies, playing freeze tag, and visiting the library.

First Words Halloween

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First Words Halloween is a wonderful spelling & phonics app for kids that is both fun and educational.

Where Are We? Learning Library Collection

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Four interactive stories introduce kids to the solar system, the desert, the North and South poles, and the entire globe.

This is my car – Mechanics for kids

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Grab your keys, rev your engine, and start making your car your own as you learn all about how it runs.

A Green, Green Garden -Little Critter

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Join Little Critter in this educational and entertaining storybook that teaches little ones a bit about growing a healthy, green garden.

Lumio Farm Factor: Multiply and Divide Basics (Full Version)

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Lumio Farm Factor does a great job of actually teaching the fundamentals of multiplication and division to beginning students.

It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown

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It’s The Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown is the combination of a Halloween classic with interactive and fun illustrations that little ones will love!

Dr. Panda’s Beauty Salon

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Discover what a day at the salon is all about as you pamper the steady stream of clients visiting Dr. Panda’s Beauty Salon.

Sago Mini Friends

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Sago Mini Friends is an adorable app designed for young children that encourages creative play with a friend or alone.

Explorium – Ocean for Kids

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App takes kids down to the depths of the ocean, allowing them to learn about ocean life and have a bit of fun at the same time.

Polar Turtles

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Polar Turtles provides entertainment for both kids and adults. Play alone against the computer or with a friend on the same device.

Oh No! It’s An Alien Invasion: Turret Alert

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Based on a Canadian animated television show, Oh No! It’s an Alien Invasion: Turret Alert is a moderately entertaining game for older elementary and middle school age kids. Unlike many game apps, this is child friendly with no IAP’s (in app purchases) or unprotected external links.

Curious George and the Birthday Surprise by iRead With

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Curious George and the Birthday Surprise by iRead With takes advantage of all of the iPad’s features and offers a host of support for parents who want to help their children get ready to read.