16 Educational Apps for Kids

Whenever your kids have some extra free time at home, do you get worried about them playing too much games or watching too much TV? Take a minute to check out these cool educational apps and download them to entertain and educate your kids.

Endless Numbers

Animated numbers are awesome! Endless Numbers app is great because of all the colors and sounds, which makes it super entertaining for a child as well as educational.

Ages 3+

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Endless Reader

Just like Endless Numbers, Endless Reader is a fun interactive game with lots of sound effects and colors which make learning words and making sentences fun and entertaining.

Ages 4+

App Store

Pet Bingo

Pet Bingo is a fun and cute way for your kids to develop math skills through play.

Ages 4+

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Phonics Ninja

Recognizing full words can sometimes be hard, but with this game your kid will be learning all the basic words in no time!

Ages 4+

App Store

ColorBand

Learning with music is the most fun way to learn, and helps with memorization. ColorBand allows your kid to associate colors with sound while they draw and let their imagination run wild.

Ages 3+

App Store

Vocabulary Spelling City

If your kids need a bit of help with school, download this app and pick the grade or year your child is in then let them choose from a number of games that will teach them vocabulary and spelling.

Ages 6+

App Store

Todo Math

Does your kid hate math? Teach them their numbers in a totally fun way where they won’t even realize that they’re learning!

Ages 5+

App Store

Awesome Eats

Help your kids learn facts about eating healthy and loving fruits and vegetables through Awesome Eats where they will learn pattern recognition and sorting.

Ages 5 – 10
*Awesome Eats is only available on Microsoft PC

Duolingo

Duolingo is not only an app for adults, because your child can use it learning a new language or strengthening their own.

Ages 6+

Website

Spelling Stage

If spelling out words is difficult for your kids, download Spelling Stage and let them spell away their free time!

Ages 6+

App Store

ABCMouse

ABCMouse is an online app and website that takes your kid step by step through a learning process that is similar to school. It also tracks your child’s progress and has a monthly subscription fee but gives you a month trial for free.

Ages 2 – 8

Website

Hungry Caterpillar

Worried about your child getting into school? Prepare them with everything they need in a fun and interactive way through the Hungry Caterpillar app.

Ages 1 – 5

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Quick Math Jr.

Quick Math Jr. is an awesome game for kids and adults alike. It teaches your kids about math and numbers in an easy and amusing way.

Ages: 4-8

App Store

Funbrain Jr.

Let your kids explore with numbers, words and letters and not even know it! Through Funbrain’s entertaining games your kids will be playing and learning at the same time!

Ages 6+

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Fish School

This genius app not only helps your kids memory and awareness of letters and numbers, but it has fun sounds and music.

Ages 2+

Nick Jr.

TV cartoons, characters and educational games all in one app. Nick Jr. has it all!

Ages 2 – 7

Website

You could also let your kids safely stream online videos, cartoons and songs on Youtube Kids for free.