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A Favorite App: David Wiesner's Spot

At a recent training I introduced the group of librarians to a just released app called Spot by the acclaimed picture book creator, David Wiesner. It is truly remarkable.  268 more words

New Media

Luca Lashes Learns to Brush His Teeth App Review

Like many kids, my boys love to play with my iPad. They watch educational shows, play games, and most recently, they read and listen to stories. 655 more words

Learning Toys/Games

Trading Cards

Fabulous educational app!!! ReadWriteThink’s Trading Cards is powerful FREE app developed by the International Reading Association. This educational app provides a unique way for kids to share their understanding of topics, generate their own study aids, create a fictional world to use in their writing, make their own trading cards, and more. 127 more words

Educational Apps For Kids

AkLA 2015: Early Literacy & New Media for Young Children

For the past several days I’ve been at the annual Alaska Library Association conference in Juneau, Alaska. It’s my chance to catch up face to face with the other librarians around our vast state and learn a few things from this resourceful bunch. 568 more words

New Media

Professor Garfield Fact or Opinion

Professor Garfield Fact or Opinion is a FREE educational app. The comic teaches kids why it is important to know difference between fact and opinion, especially when using the internet. 172 more words

Educational Apps For Kids


FREE for a limited time – Earthlapse, an app that turns your iPad/iPhone into a window aboard the International Space Station. The app comes with 7 views of Earth (aurora borealis, a tropical storm, Canadian arm of the ISS, the cupola of the ISS, Earth & clouds, Canada & northern USA, and aurora australis) captured by NASA astronauts. 87 more words

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Toca Hair Salon

FREE again today – Toca Hair Salon, one of my favorite educational apps for toddlers! Kids go into the salon to groom 6 different characters. 110 more words

Educational Apps For Kids