Child’s development is not limited to the school. Rather, it involves the overall nourishment of the mind and body resulting from the day to day activities.
Owing to their curiosity, kids are always attracted towards smartphones and tablets. These gadgets can be effectively transformed into a kid-friendly platform with mobile applications. Ranging from stress-relievers to educational, these apps offer an interactive and fun ways to sharpen your little one’s skills after school.
This is a list of TOP 10 kid-friendly apps for kids under 8 yo:
YouTube Kids: a kid-friendly version of the official YouTube app lets your kid explore the world using online videos.
The app features videos on a range of topics like music, cartoon shows, educational channels, and playlists. To ensure that your child does not get carried away with it, the app allows you to set a timer for how long the child can use the app and also control what they search for.
Apps by Toca Boca is a leading name when it comes to kid’s apps. It is a popular choice among parents who claim it to be the best developer of kid-friendly apps.
The most popular ones are Toca Boo, Toca Vacation, and Toca Band. Other widely used ones include Toca House, Toca Hair Salon and Toca Kitchen Monsters.
ABC kids is a learning app for kids featuring series of tracing games, matching exercises, phonic practices etc.
It is the perfect fun learning app for toddlers, infants, and preschoolers.
Endless Alphabet is an app dedicated to enhancing the vocabulary of your child.
The app contains over 100 words accompanied by colorful visuals that your child can learn. It ensures that your child can remember the meaning of words and use them efficiently.
However, the app is not free. The free version features only 7 words and the rest can be unlocked by a one-time purchase.
Puzzingo is an educational and fun puzzle game on topics like shapes, trains, colors, alphabets and cars.
It is suitable for kids under 5 yo featuring mini-games as rewards for solving a puzzle.
Kidoz features videos for preschoolersю There are educational games, photo gallery, a child-friendly camera, and a secure browser. The app allows you to create different accounts for each child.
PlayKids features TV shows for kids. It contains a collection of various episodes of numerous education cartoons, TV shows, and animated shows. The app also has some mini-games. It even permits the user to download the videos and games when needed. However, you will need a paid subscription to access all content.
Kids Doodle contains 24 different types of brushes, a canvas, bright colors and an art gallery. The ‘movie’ mode of the app allows children to view their artworks like a mini film.
Kids Brain Trainer has 144 games in the app. It allows children to match an image to its shadow, match pictures and find out the odd image in a collection of images.
Apps by Duck Duck Moose are very popular among children and parents alike. Their apps feature colorful illustrations and offer interactive fun for toddlers. They are renowned for developing apps on various themes like educations, math, music, interactive games and general knowledge.
Some of their popular apps include Musical Me, Fish School, Puzzle Pop, and Peek-a-Zoo. While some of these games are free, others come with a price.
Designed with an easy-to-use interface, these apps ensure that your child is learning even during play time.