Posts Tagged ‘learning apps’

Great apps for kids: Ansel & Clair’s Adventure in Africa

Ansel & Clair’s Adventure in Africa is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “At YogiPlay, our in-house team of early childhood educators have reviewed literally hundreds upon hundreds of learning apps for children, but every once in a while they find an app that’s like a hidden gem. Such is the…

Drawing apps for kids: DoodleCast for Kids

DoodleCast for Kids is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended drawing apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “Are you a parent who’s looking for an innovative creative app to entertain that special child who loves to draw? Well then look no further, as we have the perfect YogiPlay favorite app to recommend! Introducing DoodleCast For Kids, created by…

Learning apps for kids: Toca Kitchen

Toca Kitchen is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended learning apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “Like many people, I grew up in a home where the kitchen was truly the center of all activity. I can remember returning from school to be greeted by the scent of fresh baked bread, cookies or pies and hearing that all-too-familiar…

Great apps for kids: Rush Hour

Rush Hour is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “As a parent, can you imagine being stuck in traffic gridlock and actually enjoying the experience? Sounds crazy, right? Well, making traffic jams fun (and beneficial) is exactly what award-winning educational game developer Think Fun, Inc. has done; they created a very…

Great apps for kids: Do-Re-mi 1-2-3

DoReMi 1-2-3 is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Tim Donovan from YogiPlay explains why: “How many of you parents remember that classic 1959 musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein called “The Sound of Music”?  In the film version, starring Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer and Eleanor Parker, Andrews plays the role of a nun who leaves an Austrian…

Great apps for kids: Feel Electric!

Feel Electric! is one of Reading Kingdom’s recommended great apps for kids. Carolina Nugent explains why: Feel Electric! supports children by helping them to learn about emotions. Games encourage children to describe how they are feeling, read facial expressions and provide vocabulary to help express themselves. Spoken text supports this text rich environment. Real, energetic people narrate the app with…