Educational Apps and Games for Children

Apps for Toddlers and Pre-Schoolers:

Toddlers and pre-schoolers can practice matching shapes and colors and learn early letter and number recognition skills with the help of these simple, fun, and encouraging games


Daily Vroom
Helps parents of young children turn everyday moments into learning opportunities.
Available for iOS and Android

 

 

 


PrestoBingo Shapes
Learn SHAPES! Brought to you by Joyce Hesselberth, author and illustrator of the children’s books SHAPE SHIFT and MAPPING SAM.
Available for iOS

 

 

 

 


Busy Shapes & Colors
A fun, motivating, and highly intuitive playground to learn the names of 11 shapes and 11 colors, specially designed for toddlers and preschoolers. Available for iOS and Android

 

 

 
 

RelationShapes

Build a strong foundation of early math skills with our award-winning first app, RelationShapes®. Strengthen young children’s visual-spatial reasoning and creative expression through open-ended play!
Available for iOS and Android

 

 

 


Little Speller Lite

Little Speller is an exciting interactive game that helps your child rapidly learn to read, write, and spell words all with just the touch of their finger.
Available for iOS

 

 

 

 

Elmo Loves ABCs
Elmo loves this app! It has songs and videos about letters. It has coloring pages and games about letters. It has all the letters from A to Z! Elmo even made a new alphabet song for it. Elmo thinks it’s the best ABC app ever! Come on, explore the alphabet with Elmo!
Available for iOS and Amazon

 

 

 

Elmo Loves 123s
Elmo loves exploring numbers! This app has songs and videos about numbers. It has coloring pages and games about numbers. It has all the numbers from 1 to 20! Elmo’s friend Abby is here, too! Come on! Explore numbers with Elmo and Abby!
Available for iOS, Android and Amazon

 

 

 
 

Apps for Elementary School Students:

Elementary school students can continue practicing their writing, math, and problem-solving skills, as well as explore science topics, with the help of these apps and games.


Writing Wizard

This simple app allows children learning to write to practice with tactile responses and encouragement.
Available for iOS, Android and Amazon

 

 

 

 


Pet Bingo

This game offers practice of early math skills with incentives to earn and care for cute animals.
Available for iOS and Android

 
 

 
 


Sushi Monster

Simple and exciting math quiz game allows older kids to practice their skills and earn high scores.
Available for iOS

 

 

 

 


Doodle Fit
Basic puzzle game challenges spatial reasoning with 200 levels of varying difficulties.
Available for iOS, Android and Amazon

 

 

 

 


Tami’s Tower

This engaging game from the Smithsonian flexes kids’ STEM skills with the task of building tall, but stable structures out of various combinations of shapes.
Available for iOS, Android and Amazon