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Review: In the Outdoors

Review: In the Outdoors

Bottom Line: This app’s heart is in the right place wanting to expose kids to nature but it misses the mark in several areas including ease of use, data collection, choppy movement of objects and content. If you would like to download In the Outdoors, please support Smart Apps for Kids by using this link:… Continue Reading

Top 50 Totally FREE Educational Apps on iTunes (no in-app purchases!)

Top 50 Totally FREE Educational Apps on iTunes (no in-app purchases!)

Sponsored by the brand new Bamba Space Station. Keep up-to-date with what’s movin’ and shakin’ on the App Store with this list of the Top 50 most downloaded completely FREE apps (with no in-app purchases) available on iTunes as of May 19, 2014. You will find apps for babies, preschoolers, toddlers, students, educators and therapists… Continue Reading

Featured App: The Sounding Out Machine is a wonderful tool for young readers!

Featured App: The Sounding Out Machine is a wonderful tool for young readers!

The Sounding Out Machine is designed to help children isolate and read challenging words on a page of text. By helping kids break down and sound out words, using technology that is now second nature to our children, the Sounding Out Machine becomes a teaching tool that students can use independently. What a gift to… Continue Reading

Talking ABC has been updated! And it’s still a Top Pick! (Also – for a limited time, download the French version for FREE!)

Talking ABC has been updated! And it’s still a Top Pick! (Also – for a limited time, download the French version for FREE!)

Bottom line: Talking ABC has been updated recently, and it’s still one of my favorite ABC apps of all time with awesome claymation graphics and adorable characters. It’s still a Top Pick in my book! They’ve also recently released the French and German versions of this app. The French version is free for a limited… Continue Reading

Free App Friday – 15th January – over $53 worth of apps for FREE! Brand new LEGO app!

Free App Friday – 15th January – over $53 worth of apps for FREE! Brand new LEGO app!

Free App Friday is sponsored by LaLa Lunchbox. We have 18 apps this week that have gone free! You will find 5 Zcooly apps that are normally $4.99 each, a cool Bingo app for the classroom, jigsaws, math apps, sight word apps, and an app to help little ones brush their teeth. Over $53 worth… Continue Reading