Archive for the ‘Games’ Category

Best Building Apps for Kids

Children love building, and building apps for kids can help you do it without all the messy cleanup (or stepping on a LEGO at 3am).  Here’s more from our friends at KinderTown: Building with blocks has long been a favorite activity for kids and parents alike. Building promotes creativity, imagination and spatial awareness.  Check out these best building apps for…

Apps for Kids from Famous Children’s Authors

A great way to get children back into reading as school starts is through apps for kids from authors they know and love.  Here are two favorites from our friends at KinderTown: Books are always a favorite experience at my house.  My children love to sit on my lap and enjoy a story – I’m sure your children to do…

5 Apps for Kids to Explore Space: Summer Learning Series

Does your child get exciting about space and the Universe around us? If so, they’ll love using these 5 apps for kids to explore space all summer long.  Our friends at Kindertown explain why: 5 Apps for kids to explore space KIDS DISCOVER SPACE Learning Area: Science Price (as of publishing): $3.99 Device: iPad Kids Discovery Space is an excellent…

5 Music Apps for Kids – Summer Learning Series

Research spanning 100 years shows that students typically score lower on standardized tests at the end of summer vacation than they do on the same tests at the beginning of the summer.   These 5 music apps for kids will help stop the summer slide.  Our friends at Kindertown explain more: 5 music apps for kids 1. ABC Music Learning…

Educational Websites Lingo Likes: Wonderville

A visit to the local science center  is a wondrous experience for both young and old. But if you’ve only got a few minutes to explore the joy of science, the kids will love educational websites like Wonderville.  Here’s more about them from their  website: Wonderville is a fun, interactive destination for kids to discover the exciting world of science….

Educational Apps for Kids: AndroMaze

Educational apps for kids like AndroMaze help teach computer programming to kids to continue building programs for future generations starting at a young age.  We’re happy to share this educational app with you; our friends at YogiPlay explain why: Your child can learn computer programming by moving a green turtle around a grid. Each program can have up to 10…