4 educational apps for kids

Posted on April 18th, 2016

These four apps will help keep little hands and minds busy while you get dinner ready or sort out a couple of housework chores after work.

4 educational apps for kids

If your toddler loves playing with your phone, it might be a good idea to install some fun educational apps for him to play with. When used correctly and in combination with traditional mediums, educational apps can benefit our kids’ learning without them even realising it.

Benefits of educational apps

  • Apps make learning fun.
  • They can help develop important skills like ehand-eye coordination.
  • Apps give kids a headstart on learning.
  • They help prepare kids for the future.
  • They can encourage healthy lifestyles.

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4 fun educational apps kids will love

Kids Play and Learn

Suitable for kids between the ages of 2 and 10 years
Cost: Free

Kids Play and Learn uses fun puzzles and other educational tools to teach kids about colours, shapes, things that are related and opposites, numbers, sounds, simple maths and how to tell the time.


Suitable for toddlers
Cost: Free

This fun app helps tots to learn and write the alphabet quicker. The simple design of the app, integrated with beautiful pictures and a mother’s, voice keeps toddler’s interest for some time.

Draw Free!

Suitable for all ages
Cost: Free

Upload pictures from your phone, camera or the internet and draw on them or modify them with fun special effects.
The interface can be customised for babies, children and grownups, making this app fun and easy to use for the whole family.

Toddler Counting

Suitable for toddlers
Cost: Free

This must-have app will teach your little one to count in no time at all. One of the features includes praises like “Well done” if your tot gets the right answer. This motivates kids to learn even more.


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