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Dinosaur Apps

Dinosaurs are popular amongst kids and adults alike, with the mystery of the prehistoric era being the cause of much childhood excitement. As such, dinosaur apps and games can be a great opportunity for both learning and fun. 

Love dinosaurs? These are the best dinosaur apps and games that you can use to play and learn.

 

    Dino Store is a beautifully illustrated and humorous story of a young boy and his father who accidently brink home some dinosaur eggs from the super market.  Of course the eggs hatch and the adventure begins with the young dinosaurs creating much mayhem in their new home. The app features some lovely interactive features that help make it a very engaging story for young readers. 

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    This is a very nice app that introduces children to the letters and sounds of the alphabet.  The concept of the app has been created by the acclaimed Swiss children’s author and composer, Roland Zoss. The app is based on hand-drawn illustrations and is of good quality and would suit pre-schoolers or early Primary School pupils who would like to practice their associations between animals and letters. The app goes along with the Animal-ABC Songs which is also available in iTunes.  We have awarded the app an EAS Certification of 5 Stars. 

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    What an amazing app! The soundscape music is beautiful and the app is extremely informative. It teaches learners all about the natural world since the beginning of time. The app receives a well-deserved EAS Certification of 5 Stars and EAS Recommended Status.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    The Britannica encyclopedia has turned to the world of dinosaurs and children thanks to its application, Britannica Kids: Dinosaurs , whose name is as descriptive as possible. Mixing the potential of Britannica with dinosaurs, and all geared towards children. The result is an app in English with a lot of information, including both text and images, puzzles or related games.

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Walking With Dinosaurs is a great choice as a reference app for dinosaur enthusiasts of any age, and wins our Editors' Choice as an educational iPad app. BBC Worldwide and its BBC Earth team have collaborated with the original developer to bring this comprehensive interactive dinosaur encyclopedia to the iPad. 

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    This interactive coloring book allows for you to select from a wide variety of images creating a never ending coloring book. Anyone can color their favorite dinosaurs over and over with easy to change colors and advance drawing tools to that let you to create different variations of each dino masterpiece.

    Devices: Android


    The Ultimate Dinopedia iPad app is an introduction to the world of dinosaurs, and highlights numerous species. Although it's geared toward children, it's fascinating for dino enthusiasts of any age.  Ultimate Dinopedia is a fascinating look at a huge selection of dinosaur species, some of them well known and others obscure. The text is informative and at a reading level suitable for the children for whom the app is intended. A good overview of paleontology, illustrated with useful color diagrams, is included. The illustrations of dinosaurs, and how their long-ago world may have looked, are stunning. 

    Devices: iPhone, iPad


    Dino Tim Basic Math and Addition is a gamified approach to teaching counting skills. A superhero dinosaur and a good witch work together to defeat the bad guys by exploring shapes, numbers and colors with a big side of fun gameplay that will also hone fine motor skills.

    Devices: Android, iPhone, iPad