App Time: Alphabet

Duck Duck Moose Reading Developed by: Duck Duck Moose, LLC Price: Free Available in the iTunes App Store, Google Play, and Amazon Store Developer’s Description: Join Milo the Meerkat and his sidekick Puffs at the zoo on a phonics learning adventure! Duck Duck Moose Reading has 9 different word and letter activities that help kids learn […]

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App Time: Colors

Learn Colors Developed by: RMS Games for Kids Price: Free (ads) Available in the iTunes App Store and Google Play Color recognition is an important milestone in childhood. Identification of colors helps to create a cognitive link between visual clues and words. This app uses three different games to reinforce color concepts. This helps children understand that many objects, […]

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Friends

Bring the beloved work of Eric Carle to life with this beautiful app!  The pop-up storybook includes different games for preschoolers, combined with nonfiction information about the animals found in the books.  The free version lets you try out the different features before you commit to buying the whole app. The Very Hungry Caterpillar & […]

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App Talk: Drawing Apps with a Purpose (Episode 2)

In episode 2, App Talk looks at using drawing apps with a purpose. Drawing apps can help build fine motor skills and narrative skills. Make sure that you test out the drawing app before handing it to your child, so that you can make sure the app is simple and easy to use. This month’s […]

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