My kids love playing on the iPad. I want to make sure that the apps they use are kids friendly — but more importantly – free!! They are always getting bored with apps, so I don’t want to spend money on them and have them no longer play them a week later. Here are TEN great free apps you can download to your device for your kids!
This app is a collection of games for preschoolers and kindergartners to help jump start their learning. They will pick up skills while having fun! This app is only available for Apple Devices for FREE.
Kids love to color! You can download PicsArt for Kids to your Android Device for free. They can click to change colors and edit their coloring pages over and over again, never getting the same one twice! They can even free hand draw so they can practice shapes, letters and more! Download this for free from the Google Play Marketplace.
This fun app has your younger children travel along an adventure where they have to solve challenges. They will build bridges, roads and more, all so they can continue their journey. What I love about this one is that there are not any in-app purchases!! This is free for on both iTunes or Google Play.
The ReadMe app is a way to get a new story for your kids – every day of the week! This can be a great way to help instill a love of reading with your kids – at any age! This is a free app which can be found for both Apple and Google Devices.
If you want an app that will help your kids with their math skills, take a look at Splash Math. You can find apps for grades K-5 for iTunes and only Grade 1 for Android/Kindle.
Sushi Monster is an app to help your kids work on their math fluency skills. This one is geared towards kids ages 7 and older. It is only available through iTunes at this time.
Use Spelling City with your kids to help them develop spelling and vocabulary skills – while having fun! The app includes games like Spelling TestMe and HangMouse. This is a free app on both iTunes and Google Play.
BrainPop brings kids a new movie each day. These movies tie into current events, historical milestones and more. Once your kids watch the movie, they can take a quiz to test their knowledge of what they learned by watching the movie! Find this for free on both iTunes or Google Play.
This app allows your kids to get creative and use his or her imagination. They will cruise to collect coins to unlock sets which they can easily build. This app really helps boost your child’s imagination. You can find this free on iTunes or Google Play.