10 Amazing Apps for Your Kids
It is a common practice when children use touch screen devices such as iPad or iPhone of their parents. It helps to keep them busy while parents are involved with house chores, driving, eating, shopping, etc. Common Sense Media survey, which was conducted in 2011, demonstrates that 39 percent of children aged 2-4 and 52 percent of children aged 5-8 years old use parents’ gadgets on regular basis. So it is essential to ensure that your babe is making a benefit of using touch screen gadget by getting educational apps tha not only promote kids’ development, but are also fun and interesting. We bring you a roundup of 10 best educational apps for kids of ages from 2 to 10 years old.
Great Educational Apps for Your Kids
Mini Music Makers (2-5 years old)
The key principle of this Mini Music Makers is quite simple: screen is divided into colored keys and pressing of these colored keys leads to sounds playing and multicolored stars appearing on the screen. In iPad version of this ap, red squares are responsible for drum sounds, yellow produce piano sounds and blue ones emit guitar chords. This app is great for training your kid’s ear for music.
Rosita’s Jump Count (2-5 years old)
Before installing this app, make sure your iPad is covered with case and your kid has a steady hand. Jump Count app jumps along with your babe and counts out loud both in English and Spanish. So you kid will not only get physically active, but also learn how to count in two languages.
Park Math (2-5 years old)
With this app children have to guide a bear in a park while performing different math tasks. Park Math will teach your kid counting and addition as well as other math skills.
Monkey Pre-School Lunchbox (2-5 years old)
This app promotes diversified kids’ development such as learning colors, shapes, letter, counting, etc. Monkey in turn rejoices every time your child gives a correct answer. Moreover, it even assists in getting the right answer.
Jungle Time (6-10 years old)
Pre-set clock allows your children to set and tell the right time. Whenever kid tells a proper time, animals start to growl. Besides, this app teaches your kid about the time zones and time changing principle.
Montessori Crosswords (6-10 years old)
Montessori Crosswords differ from traditional crossword puzzles. They teach children how to read and spell words. In addition, it teaches kids cursive letters.
Pianist (6-10 years old)
In case you see a musical talent in your kid, make sure to install app Pianist that helps to improve your baby’s piano skills. Pianist is a piano keyboard with an opportunity to save your “masterpieces”.
Brushes (10 years old and above)
This app is irreplaceable for kids that can boast an artistic talent. A range of different brushes make it possible for young artists to paint even the most complicated pictures. Besides, it has a wide range of colors and various layers. Moreover, with this app you will be able to save your images and see the replay of the process of creating them.
5 Stars Astronomy Guide (10 years old and above)
This app is a perfect way to learn astrology without purchasing a telescope. Simply direct a cell phone or tablet at the sky and receive a detailed information on stars, celestial bodies, satellites and galaxy.
Going to Bed Book (2-5 years old)
This app is a bank of great kids’ books with interactive features that have been all time favorites for the last thirty years.