Bottom Line: a website providing videos, interactive books, live classes, games, and more for kids ages 6-12. Lots of free content and, for a reasonable cost, get access to very cool online classes for drawing. Plus, there’s an animated cow teaching how to draw cartoon moustaches. Does it get any better?
Bottom line: a terrific app for kids ages 3 and up from the fine folks at Animal Planet. Includes educational games, fun animation and original music, all revolving around kids' favorite pets.
Bottom line: A top-notch app that opens up the seemingly never-ending world of ABCmouse.com to kids, straight from the iPad. Despite some glitches, a great choice for little learners ages 2-6. Requires monthly subscription and active internet connection. Free 30-day trial, and always free to public schools.
Bottom line: a precious letter learning and loving app that will wiggle, stomp, and swim its way onto your iDevice. Three areas of learning will get the youngest learners (1-4 years, give or take) interacting and getting creative with letters all at the same time. Usually $3.99, the app has been reduced to 99 cents for a limited time.