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StoryTime: Billy Goats Gruff

Billy Goats Gruff is a classic tale that is surely recognized by parents and children alike. In this story-book app, three billy goats try to make their way across a bridge, but an evil little troll presents an obstacle for them. Imaginative young children are sure to...
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' by Charles Dickens. I am...
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...
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...
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...
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...
Flocabulary

Flocabulary

The creators of this app had such a fun and unique idea! Flocabulary uses hip-hop to draw youth in and make learning fun and entertaining. With this app, kids will have access to over 900 educational videos that are paired with catchy hip-hop lyrics.These...
Phonics Ninja

Phonics Ninja

Phonics Ninja is a good app for practicing sounds of different letters and different blends of letters. I would suggest this game to young children who have some understanding of the sounds different letters make. The app doesn't necessarily teach the sounds, however...
ABC MAGIC PHONICS 2

ABC MAGIC PHONICS 2

Learning the different sounds letters make is key to reading. ABC MAGIC PHONICS 2 introduces kids to phonics through letter sound, along with relating images. The app provides different avenues to ready kids for the world of reading.From the home screen you are given...
Mum’s Cronky Car Kids Bedtime Story & Best Ebook

Mum’s Cronky Car Kids Bedtime Story & Best Ebook

Digital Leaf brings to you the digital rendition of Mum's Cronky Car, filled with fun interactivity, along with rhyming & highlighting words. Written by Anita Pouroulisis and illustrated by Monika Pilipina Trzpil, this fun, and zany ebook is sure to please.Getting...
HOMER: Kids' Learn-to-Read App

HOMER: Kids’ Learn-to-Read App

*Winner of Prestigious Teachers Choice Awards*Winner of Moms Choice Awards*Featured on The Today Show, NY Times, USA Today, Forbes, Parents Magazine and more Kids' Learn-to-Read-App is an engaging, fun and age-appropriate way to get your kids excited about reading!...
The Interactive Legend of Sleepy Hollow iC

The Interactive Legend of Sleepy Hollow iC

True to iClassics Productions, The Interactive Legend of Sleepy Hollow is a beautiful, truly immersive experience that engrosses the reader and tickles their fingers to explore its interactive pages. The app has over 52 animated illustrations, including 50 interactive...
Oh, What a Tangle! Kids Bedtime Story & Best Ebook

Oh, What a Tangle! Kids Bedtime Story & Best Ebook

If you are looking for a delightful bedtime story, without a price tag, “Oh, What a Tangle!” is a fun way to end the day with a smile. Written by Anita Pouroulisis and illustrated by Monika Filipina Trzpil, this digital rendition is sure to please! Kiki is a girl with...

Pancake Pandemonium Kids Bedtime Story & Best Book

Snuggle your kids into bed with this rhyming story about how Polly figures out how to receive an endless supply of scrumptious pancakes. The book provides humor and imagination, with fun twists along the way. It is perfect entertainment for our little ones, as well as...