Apps for Kids

There are so many educational apps out there.  Finding the best ones can be challenging.
  
Many are free; those that have a cost are marked with a $. Adults may even find some enjoyable puzzle games in the Apps for All Ages section.
APPS FOR ALL AGES

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/set-mania-official-set-card/id775474270?mt=8
SET Mania: $ SET logic card game

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kenken-classic/id485694706?mt=8
KenKen Classic: Mobile version of the popular math logic puzzles

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/tower-of-hanoi-!!/id394842345?mt=8
Tower of Hanoi: Classic puzzle game

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/mastermind-code-breaker-hd/id403102737?mt=8
Mastermind Code Breaker: Code breaking game

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/rush-hour-free/id336547250?mt=8
Rush Hour Free and paid version: Great logical thinking game.  Free version has about 20 puzzles and you can upgrade to a paid version to get access to more.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cargo-bot/id519690804?mt=8
Cargo-bot: Introduction to programming.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bigseed/id482245645?mt=8
Big Seed: Logical reasoning and spatial skills

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/kickbox/id438373028?mt=8
Kick Box: Problem solving, logical reasoning and use of visual-spatial skills.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/match-up-math-lite/id342284276?mt=8
Match Up Math: Logic puzzles. Lite version is free, $ for different versions

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/deep-sea-duel/id547246887?mt=8
Deep Sea Duel: Addition strategy game from National Council of Teachers of Mathematics

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/questimate!/id610665063?mt=8
Questimate!: Learn interesting information while practicing estimation and proportional reasoning.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/engels-enigma-as/id427618844?mt=8
Engel's Enigma AS: Circle puzzle similar to Rubik's cube

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cut-the-block-free/id415429856?mt=8
Cut the Block: Logic puzzle game

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/slice-it!-begins/id402143190?mt=8
Slice It Begins: Cut geometric shapes into equal size pieces

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/3b3b-magic-square-puzzle/id441429200?mt=8
3b3b: Magic Square Puzzles

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/ninegaps/id317223443?mt=8
Nine Gaps: $ Math puzzles, similar to Sudoku and KenKen





PRIMARY GRADES (K-3) APPS

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/bedtime-math/id637910701?mt=8
Bedtime Math: Nightly story from the news with corresponding math questions for kids in PK-Gr2/3.  

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/10-frame-fill/id418083871?mt=8

10 Frame Fill: Practice for important combinations of 10.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-hungry-guppy/id542563075?mt=8

Hungry Guppy: $ Recognition of number arrangements and practice with number combinations to 5.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-hungry-fish/id483049169?mt=8

Hungry Fish: $ Addition and subtraction including a level with positive and negative numbers.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/numbers-league/id444781544?mt=8
Number League: $ Addition and subtraction practice and encouraging flexible problem solving.


https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/wuzzit-trouble-math-jr/id904331669?mt=8
Wuzzit Trouble Jr: $ Problem Solving and early multiplication/repeated addition practice.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-wings/id508228412?mt=8
Motion Math: Wings: $ Early multiplication.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-zoom/id451793073?mt=8
Motion Math:Zoom: $ Fabulous app for placing numbers on a number line .

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/foos-coding-5+-award-winning/id923441570?mt=8
The Foos Coding 5+:  Learn to code with simple visual programming.

Garfield's Mental Math: Practice with number combinations and visual representations of numbers.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lightbot-programming-puzzles/id657638474?mt=8
Light-bot Programming Puzzles: Introduction to programming app.  There is a free version from the Hour of Code week and a $ paid version of the app.


















INTERMEDIATE GRADES (3-6) APPS

Wuzzit Trouble: Problem solving with multiplication.

DragonBox 5+: $ Logical reasoning and early algebra.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/questimate!/id610665063?mt=8
Questimate!: $ Learn interesting information while practicing estimation and proportional reasoning.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/5-dice-order-operations-game/id572774867?mt=8
5 Dice: Logic and order of operations game.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-fractions!/id410521340?mt=8
Motion Math:Fractions!: $ Magnitude of fractions and placing them on a number line.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cargo-bot/id519690804?mt=8
Cargo-bot: Introduction to programming.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lightbot-programming-puzzles/id657638474?mt=8
Light-bot Programming Puzzles: Introduction to programming app.  There is a free version from the Hour of Code week and a $ paid version of the app.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/motion-math-zoom/id451793073?mt=8
Motion Math:Zoom: $ Fabulous app for placing numbers on a number line .

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/pick-a-path/id545185507?mt=8
Pick a Path: Strategy game from Nat. Council of Teachers of Mathematics

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/move-turtle.-programming-for/id509013878?mt=8
Move the Turtle: Programming for Kids

iGraph It Lite: Create graphs from data (grades 5+)

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/buzzmath-middle-school/id593186620?mt=8
Buzz Math Middle School: Practice for students in grades 6-8