Posts Tagged ‘learning apps’

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…

Drawing Apps for Kids: How to Draw

  Drawing apps for kids foster a creative spirit and encourage them to make unique artwork of all different types.  “How to Draw” is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended apps for kids. Our friends at YogiPlay explain why: This app leads kids through a step-by-step process of drawing subjects ranging from from dogs and dinosaurs to tanks and a space…

Best apps for kids: The Strange & Wonderful World of Ants

The Strange & Wonderful World of Ants is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended best apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “So how many of you parents remember ant farms?   I recall when I was seven (back in the early 1970′s – yes I’m dating myself), being completely ecstatic when my kind-of-crazy-but-full-of-fun Auntie Ellen sent to me my very…

Great apps for kids: Toy Store Delivery Truck

Toy Store Delivery Truck is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “All good early childhood educators know that the cornerstone of learning is “time on task”.  Simply put, time on task means the ability to capture a child’s attention long enough so that they understand basic learning concepts. One of the…

Great Apps for Kids: Bobo Explores Light

Bobo Explores Light is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Our friends at YogiPlay explain why: “For some parents, getting their child to embrace science is like taking them to the dentist to get all of their teeth pulled out.  It’s not fun.  In fact the very word “science” elicits an endless amount of eye-rolls, pouty faces and the…

Great apps for kids: Putt Putt Saves the Zoo

Putt Putt Saves the Zoo is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “Every once in a while we find a learning app that’s so fun and engaging, we actually – almost – feel guilty about giving it to our kids.  And such is the case with a wonderful (and we might…