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Health

Awesome Eats

Awesome Eats is an educational and fun app created by the Whole Kids Foundation. I love the purpose of Whole Kids Foundation and was intrigued by their app because its purpose is to educate children on healthy food choices. This game makes it fun for young kids to...
Blinkist: Books in 15 minutes

Blinkist: Books in 15 minutes

This innovative app stands in a league of its own. Good, bad or indifferent, the age we live in is gearing more and more toward the reliance of technology. For many, this means the days of picking up a good old-fashioned paper book may be a thing of the past. This app...
Encyclopaedia Brittanica

Encyclopaedia Brittanica

This app makes it possible to access all the information you could ever want about anything and everything right at your fingertips. The layout of the app allows you to browse through the 65,000 articles (80,000 with an annual subscription), but there is also a search...

Just Going to the Dentist

A trip to the dentist can be pretty scary for kids, with all the equipment, new environment, intimidating instruments, and sounds. Just Going to the Dentist can go a long way in giving a child enough understanding in which to prepare them for the experience. In this...
The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

The Lorax by Dr. Seuss

* Parents’ Choice Award Silver Honor Winner* Academic's Choice "Smart Choice Media" Award Winner Oceanhouse Media takes Dr. Seuss' “The Lorax” to a whole new level with this interactive rendition.I read many Dr. Seuss books to my children over the years, but never...
The Berenstain Bears Come Clean for School

The Berenstain Bears Come Clean for School

Those delightful Berenstain Bears will go a long way in teaching your children the ins-and-outs of staying healthy, especially during flu season. Your child will learn some essential points on keeping germs away and staying healthy, all while learning new vocabulary...
Survival Guide

Survival Guide

This app is a useful tool for all ages. While it is unlikely that you will have a charger when you suddenly find yourself needing the data in this app, having it on your iDevice will allow you to take the time to study and practice the techniques. With it, you can...
Sparky’s Brain Buster

Sparky’s Brain Buster

Sparky's Brain Buster is a fun, educational game that is all about keeping our budding scholar's minds sharp and in practical use. The content is full of essential data about fire safety and other educational games! The game has 5 categories of challenge: science,...
Sparky's Birthday Surprise

Sparky’s Birthday Surprise

* Winner of Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice Award Sparky's Birthday Surprise is not only an app full of fun surprises but a very nicely put together story app that hones in basic fire safety skills. The story is full of fun animation and points of...
Sparky & The Case of the Missing Smoke alarms

Sparky & The Case of the Missing Smoke alarms

Just who is that strange character that ran out of Aunt Dottie's house with her birthday cake and balloons, and what does he have in his bag? Through a fun game, where you play the detective and collect all the clues to find the answer, all the while having a lot of...
Solve the Outbreak

Solve the Outbreak

Wow, this is one amazing app! The player is required to solve some actual outbreaks which have been resolved by the CDC. Doing this calls for some real "put on your thinking cap" skills, in that the player IS the Disease Detective.Upon opening the app, the player is...
Smart Foods – Organic Diet Buddy

Smart Foods – Organic Diet Buddy

When it comes to kids and education, not to mention just everyday living, diet plays a big roll in these activities. Smart Foods is a utility type app that helps you find Farmer's Markets throughout the United States. It includes a wealth of information regarding the...
Recycle HD

Recycle HD

I don't know about you, but getting my kids to recycle sometimes seems like a fruitless endeavor. I talk to them about it, including their future and the future of their children and it slides, skips and zings off into the never-never. Sigh... I do find however that...
Zoe makes a splash!

Zoe makes a splash!

Zoe makes a splash is an interactive storybook app designed to educate children in regards to the importance of water, benefits of clean water, using it conservatively and how polluted water affects nature. Lord Fredrick (Fred), who happens to be a very informed frog...
Little Red Riding Hood with WordWinks and Retell, Record & Share

Little Red Riding Hood with WordWinks and Retell, Record & Share

Little Red Hen is just one of several story books created by You Tell Me Stories Foundation, Inc. Each book is geared towards teaching your child reading comprehension skills, story-telling, structure, writing skills, increasing literacy and communicating a nice...
iTooch Middle School

iTooch Middle School

iTooch is a one-stop app, with virtually everything you will need for a child in middle school. It is LOADED with potential, including over 10,000 exercises available for download. It approaches the areas of math and language arts in a uniquely fun and easy way. To...

Earth Day Carol

Learn about how plastic affects the environment through a fun and entertaining Charles Dickens' Christmas Carol type story. Plastic Bottle Future, Past and Present all educate Plastic Bottle Scrooge on the importance of the three environmental “R”s, reduce, reuse and...

DreamWorks Friends – get ready for the day!

Created by the makers of the Nighty Night series, DreamWorks Friends, get ready for the day, lovingly inviting our little ones to help babies Shrek, Kung Fu Panda, and other well known animated characters, to wake up and begin their day. The app is a fun way to put...

DIY Human Body

There are a lot of apps that teach the body's many systems. Some very good, but this app has actual activities that kids can do, for some real hands-on learning experience. And, hands-on REALLY gives kids an understanding, which pictures and text can never get across!...