Apps Teaching Kids Things about Animals

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Learn about Wild Baby Animals with Cat in the Hat

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A Great Day for Pup is another book app from Dr. Seuss Cat in the Hat Learning Library. It is based on the original print book of the same title. We have recently become big fans of Cat in the Hat in our household and this book app was an immediate favorite. It has great […]

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App Went Free: Learn and Play with Animal Planet Hide and Seek Pets

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Who doesn’t like playful learning ideas? Animal Planet Hide and Seek Pets is a fun learning app for kids around preschool age (3 to 6). Kids learn about animals, letters, practice observation, memory and fine motor skills, all through animal themed fun games. It is free today. When kids open the app, they are asked […]

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Free App: Explore and Learn about Nature Animals with Disney Nature

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Disneynature Explore is a wonderful free app for kids to explore and learn about the 5 nature animals included in this app. It is a companion app for the Disney Nature movies. There is a dedicated website for all the Disneynature movies. On the website there are many well designed learning materials that you can have […]

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Draw Animals and Learn ABC

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Drawnimal is a fun drawing app teaching alphabet. Kids will learn to draw 26 animals, one for each letter. I love it for its simplistic style and funny animations.  I believe you and your child will like it too. It is a great way for kids to learn ABC, and drawing. It is been free […]

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Free App: National Geographic Young Explorer

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Recently I found a wonderful free resource from National Geographic for kids – National Geographic Young Explorer Magazine. It is available for free on their website, and as apps for both iPad and Android devices. There are 7 issues every year. Each issue covers 3 topics about nature, such as rain; plant roots; animals cover […]

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9 Apps Making Outdoor Science Learning Fun

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When it starts to get warm, it is time to move the learning outdoors. There are so many misconceptions that apps are just for indoor learning. In fact, many apps are designed to invite kids going out, explore and learn everything about the wonderful nature. 9 Apps Making Outdoor Science Learning Fun SkyView (Free): kids […]

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Learn ABCs with Animals and Music

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There are so many ways to learn alphabet, and it is never too many if you find a good way to associate words with alphabet for young kids. Jamaroos musical ABCs is a fun alphabet app with a little different musical twist, and it might just be the one your little one will love. The […]

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Learn Everything about Bears with Ranger Rick Jr. Bear App

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The Ranger Rick Jr Appventures series is a great app series for kids age 3 to 8 to learn about animals. The Ranger Rick Jr – Bear is the 2nd app in the series. The first app is about Lion. In this 2nd app, kids will learn everything about bears with Ranger Rick Jr. I like apps that are the […]

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App Went Free: A Funny Cartoon Book – Petting Zoo

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Petting Zoo is a wonderful cartoon book app, from acclaimed author and illustrator Christoph Niemann.  We bought it a while ago with the full price and still feel it is totally worth the money.  It is now free for limited time, go get it and I guarantee you won’t regret.  It is also available on […]

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Interactive Adventure App Series – Adorable Dog Stories

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Millie is an interactive adventure app series for kids. We are big fans of Millie and have been so ever since her first adventure, Millie Was Here. By her second adventure, Millie and the Lost Key, we fell in love with her even more as she roamed and combed vast and mysterious regions (some of which look […]

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Underwater Learning Adventure

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Underwater Learning Adventure is an ocean themed learning app for toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarteners. It helps kids develop picture and name recognition skills, receptive vocabulary, numbers, counting, memory and executive functioning.  With adaptive learning system, it adjusts the difficulty levels based on child’s performance. There are 3 games in the app: Game 1- counting kids […]

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Beautiful Insects Encyclopedia: Meet the Insects

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Last year I introduced a multimedia insects encyclopedia: Meet the Insects – Forest Edition.   I was very impressed by the app.  I am glad to find out the same developer NCSOFT now has another insects app out: Meet the Insects – Water and Grass Edition.  This one focuses on insects living near water and in […]

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Math Apps Answering Real Life Questions

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Today I want to share a series of math apps – iLiveMath series.  It is very unique in a way that it combines math with another subject, such as animals, oceans, transportation.  It helps kids connect math with the real world and see how math are used in real life. There are several apps in […]

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Free App: Ultimate Sharks Free

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Next week is Shark Week. It is the perfect time to learn something about shark, and I find a perfect app for that – Ultimate Shark Free from Discovery. Included in the app is information about 10 deadliest sharks: Great White, Tiger, Bull and others. It is packed with stunning pictures and videos, well written […]

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Fine Feathered Friends: All About Birds

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Normally, book apps don’t really appeal to me. I love paper books. I want my kids to love paper books. As I was going through this app however I found myself touching every bold word and feathered friend.  I get it now.  Book apps help make reading and learning to read fun and engaging. Fine […]

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Sound Touch – Flash Card With Sound

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Sound Touch is a great learning tool for young children. It is a flash card app geared toward toddlers and preschoolers, but  the simplicity of this app is great for all ages. This app is a virtual version of flash cards, which helps children to learn name recognition as well as teaching them animal sounds […]

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