App Time: Nursery Rhymes

Nursery Rhymes Developed by: Oops Yay Price: $2.99 Available in the Apple App Store, Google Play, and Amazon Appstore.     Featuring 10 well-known nursery rhymes, this app engages multiple senses and encourages development of fine motor skills. Each song has 3 vocal versions and an piano version for singing along as well as an […]

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App Time: Farm

Old MacDonald Developed by: Duck Duck Moose Price: Free Available in the iTunes App Store Studies show that the knowledge of nursery rhymes has a beneficial influence on the development of literacy skills. Singing along helps slow down the language and stresses all of the different sounds that make up words. This app helps reinforce […]

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Dino Tim

We’re celebrating Dinovember with a fun dinosaur-themed learning app!  With games scaled for both preschool and primary audiences, this app is a great way to practice shapes, color recognition, fine motor skills, and even visual perception. Dino Tim:  Basic Math Games, Preschool Activities by Antonio Munoz German (EducaGames) Ages:  4+ Requires:  iOS 6.0 or later […]

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App Talk: Story Interaction (Episode 4)

Story interaction is a great way to boost your child’s narrative skills, build vocabulary, and help increase reading comprehension. Kate from Parr Library explores different ways to encourage interaction while reading books or even a book app. Stop motion and felt apps help children actively recreate the plot or favorite scenes from a story.

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App Time: Monsters

Toca Kitchen Monsters Developed by: Toca Boca Price: Free Available in the Apple App Store   Developer’s Description: Ever wanted to play with your food? Now you can! In this Monster edition of the super-hit Toca Kitchen you can cook and play with food for two hungry monsters. Pick any ingredient and prepare it in […]

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