Need preschool, kindergarten or first grade apps? Try the following 15 easy-to-use educational apps:
Monkey Math School Sunshine – Great graphics, basic math skills, shapes, numbers.
Monkey Preschool Lunchbox – Great graphics, entertaining, learn shapes, letters, counting, matching items, colors & more- earn stickers.
Old McDonald HD - Colorful, based on a popular song, easy to use, animation, sound, and records voice.
Word Wagon HD – Learn letters, phonics, and spelling of numerous words.
Shape Builder – Solve puzzles, colorful, sound, reveals real image when solved.
Starfall ABCs – See, hear, and interact with letters, sounds in words, sentences and games.
Count Candy – Teaches colors and numbers, interactive and fun.
Fish School HD –Learn shapes, numbers, letters, and colors while playing with colorful fish.
Sentence Builder – Help elementary students learn how to build grammatically correct sentences.
Glow Coloring – Color on a photo or create your own, choose color pages, different brushes, e-mail your creation.
Paint Sparkles – Fun painting with sparkles, colorful, sound. Choose color pages, create your own designs, different brushes, save artwork.
Abby – Animal Train – Over 40 animals and sounds – great for kids learning to recognize animals.
ABC Magnetic Land – Colorful graphics, sound, great magnets, numerous choices, letters, shapes, symbols, fruits, animals, and more.
Zoola Lite – Over 250+ animals, farm, safari, forest, water, dogs, zoo, pictures. Pronounces animal’s name.
Itsy Bitsy Spider HD – Based on the popular song, interactive, colorful-animated.
One for Teachers!
Skitch for iPad – Mark up a photo, map, or screenshot by drawing on it, adding shapes & text, and more.
Michelle Vance is the Technology Director of Ontario Local Schools in Mansfield, Ohio.