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Geom-e-Twee Gets An Even More Kid-Friendly Update!

July 20, 2011


Geom-e-Twee by John Miller (Free) is a wonderful little app that will help plant in the heart of your child that will sprout and blossom into a love of learning about geometry. The app allows children to manipulate shapes and angles to make virtual “trees” and now it’s in color and allows kids to choose… [Read more…]

Our Interview With Duck Duck Moose: Looking At The World Through A Child’s Eyes

July 13, 2011


Editor’s Note: The following is an interview we conducted with the successful developers that make up Duck Duck Moose. My Appinions: How did you and your team get started developing apps for the iOS world? Duck Duck Moose:  Duck Duck Moose was started by three friends, Caroline Hu Flexer, Nicci Gabriel, and Michael Flexer.  When… [Read more…]

Presidents Vs Aliens Is A Smash Hit!

June 24, 2011


If you read the title twice thinking, “Huh?” you aren’t seeing things. Yes, this game is called, “Presidents vs. Aliens” and, yes, it is highly educational. You won’t find any rude, crude aliens here. Just pure fun and learning. From the developer of Stack the Countries, Stack the States and Rocket Math comes another educational… [Read more…]

Bunny Fun: Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes ★★★★☆

June 23, 2011


    Bunny Fun: Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes by … ($3.99) by Auryn Inc. takes a classic children’s song to a whole new level. Or, should I say, three whole new levels. Let Bunny teach your children to sing “Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes” in three new languages: Spanish, French and Japanese. Your child… [Read more…]

Zachy the Robot App Review: Problem Solving Fun ★★★★☆

June 22, 2011


Interactive cartoons are becoming more and more popular on iOS devices, but not all of them are worth sinking money into. I’ve seen a few lately that I thought were just ok. So, let’s take a quick look at what Zachy the Robot (Episode 1) has to offer. In case you are unfamiliar with interactive… [Read more…]

Tilly’s Petting Farm: More Fun And Learning With Animals

June 19, 2011


It must be the way God wired kids, but seems there isn’t one alive that doesn’t just adore the furry creatures of the world. Our kids love naming animals, imitating their sounds and getting as close to them as they can. Zoo trips are pure bliss for our three year old. Because of this fact,… [Read more…]

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore App Review

May 31, 2011


For a minute, I thought I was watching a Pixar movie. This digibook is so well animated, I was as lost in the story as my 3-year-old was. She kept wanting to watch and listen to the story over and over. The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore by Moonbot Studios is a beautiful… [Read more…]

Scene and Heard App Review: A New Augmented Communication Aid For iPad

May 30, 2011


Scene & Heard is an app developed by TBox Apps to aid children who are in need of augmented and alternative communication aids. It comes preloaded with “scenes” involving pictures, audio and symbols to associate particular pieces of audio communication that come with the scenes. If you have a child with special needs who adores… [Read more…]

Teachers And Parents Will Be Happy With This Gem: Creative Genius On-the-Go! App Review

May 28, 2011


Having been a speech and drama major in college, I am no stranger to creativity boosters. Wacky improv and bizarre activities to get the creative juices flowing were a pretty regular occurrence for me and my class mates. I really wish this little app had been available then! Drama teachers will especially love this app… [Read more…]

i Learn With The Mighty Jungle: Animals App Review

May 25, 2011


i Learn With the Mighty Jungle: Animals ! HD – Best educational kids’ early science fun learning game for children in preschool and kindergarten ($2.99) by Tribal Nova is a delightful app for kids. The game focuses on critical thinking skills and uses the theme of jungle animals to keep kids interested and engaged. The… [Read more…]


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