The hottest mobile apps for kids cover a wide spectrum of educational and entertainment offerings. Kindergärtners and elementary-aged kids care about creativity and socialization and fortunately, there are mobile apps for this. When choosing a mobile app for this age group, parents should go beyond the arcade games to apps that can help kids in expressing their feelings on their mobile devices. This will not only give them a lot of fun, but will also help them realize the value of learning.
Mister Rogers Make a Journal
This app can help kids in managing and understanding their feelings. Kids love this app because Mr. Rogers cared about their feelings. In this mobile app, an animated version of Daniel Striped Tiger will help kids in expressing their feelings on daily activities like school and playtime by allowing them to create their own journals from provided art and word modules. This is easy and fun and can give kids a way of letting their parents know what has been going on in their everyday lives.
If your kid loves art, then this app is perfect for him or her. This provides coloring books that can make art easy for them. This is also perfect for kids who like coloring. With over 300 images to select from, kids can find simple pages to color or choose those pictures with lots of details. Once the picture is finished, a round of applause will erupt.
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
This mobile app is an imaginative interactive picture book which is based on an animated short film. This mobile app book has several animated clips from the film. The story is fantastical and lovely which celebrates the power of books. There is a whole lot of things to do in this app including piecing puzzles together, drawing pictures on blank book pages, building words and many others.
This is a fast paced search and fine game based on the board game that has the same name. It allows single person play but may also accommodate more people in one of the game modes. Kids can use this app and play it by themselves or with friends and siblings. It is a competitive game where players either compete against each other or racing against the clock. The game makes use of sound effects and background sounds.
This app is Slid-a-ma-jig’s updated version, a mix and match game for kids. It allows the players to make backgrounds and custom characters using photos from their camera or the gallery and share them on social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook or via email. Sharing ‘kooks’ will unlock further custom templates hence it may be necessary for parents to monitor their kids while playing this game. Though some characters wear inadequate clothing, they are actually drawn in cartoony style and are more fun instead of suggestive.
Installing these apps on your kid’s mobile device can make learning and entertainment more fun to them.