Build Your Vocabulary
Become a word wizard! Spellwood is a word game adventure that makes you better at word games. Wield words in battle, mix it up with magic, and feel your powers grow.
Learn the Alphabet, Shapes & Colours
Monkey Math School Sunshine allows your child to build fundamental math skills while they are endlessly entertained. Your child will count, add and sort their way through engaging games with uninterrupted play. For ages 3 to 6.
A playful underwater experience with 8 educational activities, this award-winning app teaches letters, numbers, shapes, colors and more. Watch colorful fish create letters; Recognize numbers and learn to count from 1 to 20; Follow the fish as they form shapes; Touch, tap and drag to make fish and other colorful sea life do funny things; Listen to classical variations of the ABC Song. AWARDS: Parents' Choice Gold Award; Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice Award. AGES: 2-5.
The power of magic and friendship reigns supreme in the world of My Little Pony, and it isn’t about to get any less friendly nor magic-filled either – there’s now an app that lets you immerse yourself in the My Little Pony world, only with complete creative control. My Little Pony: Story Creator is sweet-as-sugar app that’s free to download and promises the user immersion into the My Little Pony world, along with familiar character and the ability to control your surroundings and the story that plays out.
As far as kids games go, this would traditionally be marketed heavily towards young girls/women, but of course anyone who likes the My Little Pony universe can play. So how far into the My Little Pony universe does this app allow you to go before having to pay? How much creative control can you have on the experience, and what’s the appeal of the app to the casual young gamer? These questions and more are answered in this review.
Learn English for Kids
If you think that learning English as an adult is tough, imitating the language-learning process but with a younger audience is more challenging still. And yet, children’s minds are perhaps the most primed information-sponges in existence. It can therefore be argued that if you want your child, or if you as a child are interested in learning English and developing a more competent command on its intricacies and its sometimes-unusual rules and parameters, then selecting a high-quality English learning program would be the fastest and most effective way to learn English.
With that in mind, don’t even think about heading to the library or buying expensive textbooks. The year is 2018, and learning English with programs and applications can be far more beneficial than doing it the old-fashioned way. The range of learning English programs out there is vast, but the list below will focus on those aimed specifically for kids and young adults. The dynamic learning processes and interactive features contained within these apps are likely to not only make learning English for kids a quicker process, but also a substantially more entertaining one that they are likely to stick to. It is this consistency that these learning English programs can provide more than textbooks alone ever could.
Learn Maths & Programming
Move The Turtle is an educational application for iPhone and iPad that teaches children the basics of creating computer programs, using intuitive graphic commands. Your child will also become familiar with the notions of loops, procedures, variables and conditional instructions.
Based on the Common Core Curriculum, Marble Math Junior is an engaging way for early elementary students to practice mental math. Earn new marbles and collect bonuses while reinforcing key concepts in pursuit of a high score. But watch out math whizzes! You'll need to be focused and nimble to avoid the obstacles in your path.
Meet Parker! The second app in the innovative ‘Rounds' series about the life-cycles of animals. Parker Penguin combines a warm, accessible wit with interactive and educational content, making it perfect for both the home and the classroom, and bears all the hallmarks of a Nosy Crow app – ingenious interactivity, original music, lively child narration, highlighted text, and charming animation.