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Best Apps for Kindergarten

Educational App Store is home to a large collection of kindergarten apps. Both parents and teachers can find plenty of fun and engaging apps for math, reading, writing, science and arts.

Apps are more than just fun for a kindergarten - they also help with physical development and early learning. Find educational apps in areas such as arts and crafts, cooking, music and dance, and basic academic skills for your child around 5 years of age.

Whether you are homeschooling your kindergartner or sending your child to school, looking for apps to help your student catch up or get ahead, or just in search for fun apps, our page is sure to have the content you are looking for!

    This fully-featured app is free to download and designed by experts to help with maths practice and develop positive attitudes to eating vegetables.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Peg and Pog are two children who want your child to join them as they play.  The app provides a place where you and your child can play, experiment, talk and learn together.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Cosmo Training is a creative training and therapy system for people with additional needs. It consists of a set of interactive and multisensory controllers and games that motivate learners to develop motor, cognitive and communication skills through play and music. Cosmo's multi-sensory games work towards achieving skill based, functional and national curriculum compatible goals to help the child in tasks of everyday living.

    Devices: iPad

    Little Chatterbox for Kids is an interactive, language-learning app that enables young learners to practise and understand and selection of nouns, in a variety of different contexts, from a choice of eight foreign languages.  No prior knowledge is needed as the engaging audio and video complement the clear graphics to produce a compelling language-learning tool, which makes use of a compelling range of activities. It is an interactive and fun piece of software that promises language progression wrapped in entertainment.

    Devices: iPad

    This app links to the popular Reading Eggs website and programme. The programme aims to help young children learn how to read through the fun exploration of different games as they make their journeys through different settings and games. Children learn to read through phonics as they begin the process of learning this important life skill.

    Devices: iPad

    Multiplication with Ibbleobble is an app designed for practising multiplication tables.  With numerous difficulty levels, a choice of timer modes, and saveable high score tables, it offers a way to harness children's competitive spirits for their learning.

    Devices: iPad

    Division with Ibbleobble uses the familiar mechanic of answering multiple-choice questions to practice and develop fluency in division.  It combines this approach with a polished and well-designed presentation.

    Devices: iPad

    Students interact directly with a chosen avatar character in potentially dangerous travel situations identifying safer choices at their own pace. The teacher can use a dashboard to manage the class as a whole or in small groups.

    Devices: iPad

    An almost infinite amount of questions to develop and test students’ maths and english skills for all ages which will test skills learnt and possibly forgotten. Great for revision, the 'Smartscore' system promotes working through the questions, not guessing and the variety of question types is also admirable.  Both parents and teachers can make good use of its contents to support their children’s mathematical development.  A subscription to IXL Maths - English is required to use it.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Mussila introduces children to and teaches them about the creation of music.  It is available for free and yet it is fully featured, educational, and superbly made.  In-app purchases allow the app to be expanded further.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Elephant Learning is an application available on iOS, android and a web-based platform. It claims to be the most effective Math Learning Platform ever invented because the application propels learning faster than any other platform and the learning lasts longer. The application supports student from the age of 2-16 who are struggling with math concepts. The developers have partnered with the University of Denver to help create ‘Advanced Curriculum Technology’ or ACT for short.  The apps are free from in-app adverts and in-app purchases. However, it is noted that the mobile application supports the on-line Elephant Learning platform. This service has a free trial option but is a subscription service for those who wish to use the application on a regular basis, whether that is parents and children or schools and pupils.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Kids Academy - Talented and Gifted is not just for those children who have been identified as being especially able, although it has content for those children too, its content is suitable to help all children develop their learning.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Speech Blubs is a Speech Therapy application that uses voice controlled and video technology to develop speech articulation for young children with or without speech difficulties. The app has thousands of activites that aid over practice of speech sounds in a fun and engaging way. 

    Devices: Android , iPad

    OurPact is a screen time parental control app, app blocker, GPS locator, child tracker and family locator that enables parents to manage their family's screen time and locate family members. 

    Devices: Android , iPad

    ‘Baby Mozart Children’s Music’ is a unique application that is guaranteed to help improve your babies sleep and help develop their brain by listening to music. The application is full of content and includes high quality popular classical music tracks, lullaby’s, audio flashcards, nursery rhymes and much more. The app is free from in-app adverts although there are in-app purchases that relate to other musical packages that you can purchase such as Popular Kids songs, Children’s Classic songs, Christmas Classics and more.

    Devices: iPad

    An engaging app offering an introduction to Chinese, specifically how to write and form Chinese characters.  Aimed at younger children encountering Chinese for the first time, this app offers video introductions followed by guided practice.

    Devices: iPad

    RBhasha is a kid friendly app that teaches children Hindi alphabets through a colourful world of letters and sounds. It also introduces Hindi vowels (Svar) and consonants (Vyanjan) to children in a fun way.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    ‘Coding Games for kids’ is a unique application that teaches sequential visual coding. The app comes with an array of free games and encourages children to solve problems, improve logical thinking and increase their memory in a fun and interactive environment. This app does contain adverts to promote the subscription service. There are in-app purchases available at several stages for further access to monthly and yearly subscriptions as well as individual coding topics.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    Kids Addition & Subtraction is a huge collection of mini-games designed to help children practice their early maths skills.  It has a flexibility that makes it useful both at home and in the classroom.

    Devices: Android , iPad

    KidzGrow is a skills development mobile application available for both iOS and Android devices. The app contains activities for children aged 0-6 and can be customised to a child’s age. Suggested activities support five domains of development: Gross motor skills, fine motor skills, cognitive skills,  speech-language skills, social skills. The app provides personalised feedback after a child has completed an activity and an overall progress summary for  each set of skills indicating the percentage of activities achieved, not achieved and not attempted.

    Devices: Android , iPad