When children reach a certain age, no matter what you’ve taught them and not matter what kind of guilt/fear stuff you’ve instilled in them, one day they are going to try to get something past you. Sometimes it’s as innocent as I snuck a cookie into my room when you weren’t looking. Hopefully it’s not I’ve poisoned the neighbors cat and then buried it in the yard.
Sneaky Sam is the snuck a cookie kind of kid. He plays little tricks on his mom, friends, some pigeons and even his cat. But Sam is harmless and cute. Which is why he has his own app.Continue reading "Sneaky Sam iPad App Review" »
You love Angry Birds and so does your seven year old. There are lots of iPad apps meant for adults that kids love and there are just as many kids iPad apps that adults find themselves playing for hours. Except it’s not so cool to admit it. Well I am here to admit it, I love Talking Tom and I don’t care who knows it.
And there are others. Here’s a quick list of some apps that may be intended for children, but adults can have fun with them as well.Continue reading "6 Kids iPad Apps That Adults Will Love" »
Little Digits is an educational app that appeals to children of many ages. The idea behind the little digits iPad app is to associate counting on your fingers with what each number represents and what the number also looks like.
All kids love to count on their fingers. This app helps you take counting on your fingers a step further. The first thing you must do before starting to use the app is to shut of the multitasking gestures under “settings”. Once you do this, you are free to enjoy the whole app.Continue reading "Little Digits iPad App Review" »
Toca Boca is one of the leading app developers for kid’s games for the iPhone and iPad. They are known for their fun, creative games for kids that stimulate the imagination. And the Toca Hair Salon is no exception.
Use your fingers to select one of the tools and cut their hair with scissors, comb it with the comb, or trim the hair or beard with the electric razor. Use the magic potion, GRO, to grow their hair longer or back to keep the fun going.
If you’re reading this, then at some point in your life someone taught you had to read. And chances are you did not have any help from an iPad or smartphone. But it’s 2012 and kids today have the advantage of using technology to help them do many things, including learning how to read.
We have complied a list of the 6 learn to read apps that will boost your child’s literacy skills.Continue reading "6 Learn To Read Apps for Kids to Help Boost Literacy Skills" »
Parents know that reading is one of the most important things you can do with your child. And one of the great perks of owning an iPad or iPhone is that they can store many books, including books you can share with your child. There are also many apps that are interactive books for you or your child to read. One interactive book app – which is also a 3D pop-up book – is Cinderella 3D Pop-Up Fairy Tale.Continue reading "Cinderella: 3D Pop-Up Fairy Tale Review and Giveaway" »
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! And an app that centers around ice cream is sure to make your child scream. And it’s free, which will make you scream with joy.Continue reading "Bamba Ice-Cream iPad App Review" »
They say that Disney World is the happiest place on earth, so it is probably also true that Disney iPad apps are the best apps in iTunes. Well, according to your child they probably are.
We’ve compiled a list of the best Disney iPad apps and you may be shocked – I was – to see that some of them are free. Get it while you can, because nothing in Disney World is free.Continue reading "8 Fun Disney iPad Apps For Your Child" »
There is no denying it, kids love apps. If they didn’t, everyone here at iKidApps wouldn’t have a job. But while your children are being entertained by your smart phone or tablet, I am certain you would prefer that they are actually learning something useful. And not just bird-throwing skills.Continue reading "Agnitus Learning Games for Preschool and Kindergarten Review" »
Mrs Sprat Next Doors Cat is an interactive kids iPad storybook brought to you from the fine folks at Wales Interactive. The app follows the delightful story of Mrs Sprat, a sprat pretending to be a cat! The story is well thought out and as your young ones read along there are various mini-games and task that will keep them entertained and engaged.
It’s a really fun story that I have to admit, put a big smile on my face. As a tool for helping kids in the 3-5 years age group get a start on reading, this app succeeds.Continue reading "Kids App Giveaway: Mrs Sprat Next Doors Cat" »