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Reading & Writing

Tacky’s Christmas

Tacky’s Christmas

Tacky is a delightful penguin with an unusual gift that enables him to “save the day” from the dreaded hunters!. Join along while he, and his pals Goodly, Lovely, Angel and Neatly bring Christmas joy to our little book readers.The tale encourages literacy...
iClassics Showcase: an interactive Gift for mystery art book lovers

iClassics Showcase: an interactive Gift for mystery art book lovers

The iClassics Showcase app is a perfect way to take in some of the Classics, all the while increasing literacy while enjoying a couple of timeless tales for free: ‘The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar’ by Edgar Allan Poe and ‘Christmas Ghosts’...
LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary

LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary

LaVar Burton, hosted the award-winning PBS Kids' series, Reading Rainbow which had a 26-year run. The purpose of the show was to encouraged kids in exploring the world of reading. LeVar Burton Kids Skybrary app (and website) follows this by providing access to 100s of...

Missing Friend – Lite

Missing Friend is a sweet little storybook app that kids will enjoy. The pages have tappable objects that bring up the words and announce them. There are other spots to touch that allow the user to set the characters in action. The book is beautifully and...

Words With Friends 2 Word Game

Say “goodbye” to boring word games and “hello” to a fun and exciting way to bolster your vocabulary range. Words With Friends 2 is an entertaining app that allows you to interact with other people while competing to earn the most points by...
Tiny Words Spelling Game

Tiny Words Spelling Game

Tiny Words Spelling Game is an early reading, spelling and word recognition spelling game. Though the app was created to help kids instantly recognize and spell sight words, this game could easily be used for children with a phonics-based education. Once a child has...
Victor's cold! Free

Victor’s cold! Free

Victor's cold! Is a sweet little story about a penguin that just can't seem to warm up. His mother and father are out and about, and the other Arctic animals can't seem to help him shake off the chill. This charming book is full of tappable fun, beautiful graphics,...
Sentence Maker

Sentence Maker

This interactive app is a great way to get young readers familiar and comfortable with sentence structure. With a simple interface, it is easy enough for a child to use on his or her own. A sentence with tiled words presents itself on the screen, along with a picture...

Brainscape – Smart Flashcards

Whether you are a student looking to study for a test or a curious individual who wants to expand their knowledge across limitless subjects, this app has what you need. Brainscape takes the effort out of preparing your own flashcards and supplies you with “smart”...
Brainfeed

Brainfeed

* Ranked #1 in 70 countries * Top 10 app for kids 9-11 in 110+ countries * Featured in Apple Newsletter * Best New Apps & Games!* Featured by iTunes in over 100 countries.   Brainfeed is an excellent resource for curated educational videos. The app holds over...
Peak – Brain Training

Peak – Brain Training

* Best App 2014 in 24 countries What a fun app! The games in Peak were developed by neuroscientists who know precisely how to formulate games that will stimulate the mind and challenge and strengthen your cognitive skills. The different subjects within the app focus...
Dr. Seuss Treasury

Dr. Seuss Treasury

*Featured by Apple – Best New Apps*National Parenting Publications Awards Gold Award Winner*Tillywig Award Winner*Recommended by Parents’ Choice (Children’s Media & Toy Reviews)*Academic’s Choice “Smart Choice Media” Award Winner   Who doesn’t love Dr. Seuss...
Wonderscope

Wonderscope

* Mentioned in New York Magazine, Vogue, CNET, Fast Company, Variety, and Common Sense Media   Wonderscope is an app filled with creative and interactive stories that come to life using augmented reality (AR). With this app, common spaces will be transformed into...
Kiddopia

Kiddopia

I am so impressed with this app! There are countless games, levels, categories, and characters that cover so many areas of learning; it is sure to keep any child engaged and entertained. In this app, kids can learn so many essential concepts taught in the earlier...
ABC Animal Toddler Adventures

ABC Animal Toddler Adventures

This is a fun and simple app that covers many bases as far as early childhood education goes. Many learning points are covered in this educational game, from what animals eat to tracing the letters of the alphabet. This app encompasses some key elements that will help...
LookUp: English Dictionary

LookUp: English Dictionary

* Webby Honoree (2017) for Best UX in Mobile Apps This dictionary app has so many amazing qualities; it could easily be the only dictionary app you would ever need. It has the basic concept of a dictionary, where you search for a word and are given the definition....
Montessorium: Intro to Letters

Montessorium: Intro to Letters

Intro to Letters is a great teaching app that will help your child learn to recognize letters and their sounds. It is minimalistic, however, it nails the most fundamental concepts of reading and learning to write. There are many layers to this app. In one of the...
StoryToys Princess Rapunzel

StoryToys Princess Rapunzel

* 24 Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Awards* 5 International Serious Play Awards* 4 Kirkus Stars* 2 Bologna Ragazzi Digital Awards* Editors Choice – Best Apps For Kids and several others! This app takes kid books to a whole new level. Not only does it...
iWilde Collection: Oscar Wilde

iWilde Collection: Oscar Wilde

True to iClassics Productions, this app is a beautiful, truly immersive experience that engrosses the reader and tickles their fingers to explore its interactive pages. The app has over 61 animated illustrations, including 53 interactive pages, all accompanied by...
Fourth Grade Learning Games

Fourth Grade Learning Games

The Fourth Grade Learning Games app is home to 15 games that are sure to keep your fourth grader busy for a long time! When learning is FUN, it is so much easier to retain the information and more motivating to continue through lesson plans.I love that this app is...