Category Archives: Preschool (4-5)

Review: At the Dentist

Review: At the Dentist

Bottom line: While I applaud the sentiment behind At the Dentist, I found the gameplay itself to be awkward and unoriginal with very little actual content that could be considered as something that might actually help prepare children that are apprehensive about visiting the dentist. If you’d like to purchase At the Dentist from Corner… Continue Reading

Review: My Town: Stores lets your child take a virtual trip to town

Review: My Town: Stores lets your child take a virtual trip to town

Bottom line: My Town: Stores is the newest offering from the folks at My Town Games LTD, bringing their world of play out for a day on the town. Your little one can enjoy a day at the shops with all of the characters in their virtual dollhouse. If you’d like to purchase My Town:… Continue Reading

Review: Kekotukos: Origins is a brand new adventure play app for your little one!

Review: Kekotukos: Origins is a brand new adventure play app for your little one!

Bottom line: Kekotukos: Origins is an adventure play app with many activities for your little one. With a dozen different games that adapt to your child’s difficulty level, Kekotukos: Origins follows a cute little guy named Keko on many adventures with some little alien friends. If you’d like to purchase Kekotukos: Origins ($2.99, iPad), please… Continue Reading

Review: Nursery Rhymes for Kids can teach and entertain your little ones with song

Review: Nursery Rhymes for Kids can teach and entertain your little ones with song

Bottom line: Nursery Rhymes for Kids is an interactive app targeted at preschool aged children. If you take advantage of the subscription service, you will have access to over 200 different nursery rhymes and educational songs and activities. Without the subscription, users can still enjoy two dozen free songs. This app is free to download… Continue Reading

Review: Daniel Tiger’s Stop & Go Potty is freaking adorable.

Review: Daniel Tiger’s Stop & Go Potty is freaking adorable.

Bottom Line: If you have a toddler ready for the big leagues of potty-going, Daniel Tiger is here to help! This app is truly gorgeous with great animations, step-by-step instructions, videos, games and a very cool feature that interrupts play to make one of the characters go potty or get a diaper change. If you… Continue Reading

Review: The Sounding Out Machine can help kids become independent readers

Review: The Sounding Out Machine can help kids become independent readers

Bottom line: The Sounding Out Machine offers young readers an opportunity to learn independently by helping students break down words and sound them out just as if they were working with a teacher or parent. By allowing children to use pages from their own reading in the app itself, the app allows kids to better… Continue Reading

Review: Avaz FreeSpeech is a fantastic new learning tool! It’s our newest 5-star app!

Review: Avaz FreeSpeech is a fantastic new learning tool! It’s our newest 5-star app!

Bottom line: Avaz FreeSpeech is a powerful new app designed to help children of all learning levels and language abilities develop grammatically correct sentences using a simple building block method. A welcome addition for anyone with young writers that struggle with arranging sentences or who have a language impairment that makes it frustrating to communicate.… Continue Reading

Review: Eric & Bruce BBQ Party is open-ended playtime cooking for guests.

Review: Eric & Bruce BBQ Party is open-ended playtime cooking for guests.

Bottom Line: Eric and his puppy, Bruce are doing some creative meal planning and cooking for their BBQ and children help with everything from choosing the food, cooking it and serving the wild concoctions to guests who may not approve of the choices. We’ve seen this kind of app from other developers, but Eric &… Continue Reading

Review: Autism Core Skills -Academic, Communication, and Social Skills Plus Data

Review: Autism Core Skills -Academic, Communication, and Social Skills Plus Data

Bottom Line: Autism Core Skills is a loaded app full of the things us reviewers love like custom settings, smooth graphics, tons of easy-to-access content and data collection. This is an app for folks that are truly serious about education for kids on the spectrum because it requires hands-on time for the teacher, therapist or… Continue Reading