Top educational apps for kids
Kids and phones is a combination dreaded by parents all across the globe. While some parents give smartphones to their kids out of dire necessity to stay in touch, track their moment or for EdTech, most parents give it out of the sheer frustration to keep the kids entertained and engaged at all times. Young kids especially those who have lesser attention spans quickly get bored of toys and books and are weirdly attracted to screens. The screen fixation is real and parents want to make the most of the screen time the kids are allowed to have. And this is where this list of educational apps is going to come handy. In the era where parents are working remotely and the kids are attending school remotely, kids already have access to iPads and tablets, but here’s how you can keep distractions at bay and ensure your kids continue learning even when they play on their devices!
Top Educational Apps for Kids
We’ve listed down top educational apps for kids that will not only extend an engaging experience to keep your kids busy for good but also learn a new thing every time they use it
1. ABCMouse- For everything toddlers
Ages: 8 and under
Rating: Google Play Store: 4, App Store: 4.5
Designed for kids aged between 2 and 8 years, ABCmouse.com is an award-winning app encompassing reading, math, art, music related to interactive content. The app has more than 10,000+ learning activities that are specially curated by teachers and educators to inculcate new skills within kids every time they access the app. The app is said to be especially helpful in improving the reading skills of the kids, along with building their problem-solving capabilities with puzzles, quizzes and enticing them to be creative by designing their own Avatar, their own virtual room design and printable activities.
In over 10 levels and 850+ lessons, the app covers all the academic subjects toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarteners and 1 and 2 graders.
2. Babbel- to pick up a new language
Ages: no bar
Rating: Google Play Store: 4.5, App Store: 4.6
Learning a new language is never a bad idea but did you know that picking up a language and achieving fluency in it easier for kids? This is why Babbel- a foreign language learning app makes it to the list. In the globally connected world, the more languages you know, the bigger the network you can build. With Babbel, kids (as well parents) of all ages can learn a new language that is tailor-made to fit your native language skills and can help in improving reading, writing, pronunciation and grammar of a new language.
More than 5000 courses are available for Spanish, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Norwegian, Danish, Swedish, Dutch, Indonesian, and English. But what sets Babbel apart from other language learning apps is the short, effective and situational courses that are designed to...