I-pad games for your child to learn and grow.
Here is a selection of games for you and your child.
All of these games and activities have a learning and /or relaxation component. All of the listed ones are free but may have In –App payments or low cost versions for more fun.
Chicken Scream is a simple but engaging game for children of all ages. The chicken moves through the settings through the use of the child’s voice. They can tell it to run, jump or make any noise to move it forward. It teaches children planning, thinking ahead to the next option, voice modulation, vocal confidence, to learn from previous mistakes and to focus.
Sock Puppets is an App where the child records their own voice and moves the characters with their fingers. The characters then change the child’s voice to three different silly styles. This App teaches planning, organizing, preparation and silliness.
Play Home Lite is for Imaginative play. It is best for younger children. It is basically an interactive, virtual dollhouse. The child can move the family and their pets around as well as interact with the home appliances and household items.
Toontastic is a detailed App for older children. The child records, creates and plays a detailed storyboard piece by piece that then can be played and watched as a whole. It is a strategic planning activity. It requires planning, organization, focus and so much more. The child will also learn how a movie/story is created.
Focus on the Go! App has a parents section and a children’s section. There are videos to watch about daily challenges and your child can learn through the videos how to manage those challenges. For example, they will help a bear get a ball into his cave and help it lean feeling words. The games strengthen focus, teach planning, organization, positive coping skills, and lean feeling words.
Peppy Pals App is for ages 2-9- it teaches social and emotional IQ skills. It uses storytelling, humor and printables. It also covers friendship skills. There are multiple APPS by this company.
Whack A Zombie App is a quick and fun game that teaches patience, quick thinking, eye- hand coordination, planning and focus.
Feelings IAP App is a music and feelings App that teaches children to figure out what the character is feeling through games and movies.
Lake is a drawing App for older children and teens. It is relaxing and stress relieving
Drawing for Kids App is a simple drawing activity for younger children for relaxation and calming.
This list is far from complete. I would love to hear about Apps you and your children enjoy!