This holiday season why not fill your child’s stocking with downloadable gifts that they will love and learn from. PBS KIDS has 24 educational apps available for download. Here are some PBS Kids apps that I am sure will be favorite stocking stuffers!
- DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD “Play at home with Daniel” for iOS and Android, Kindle Tablet and Nook Tablet – Playing is learning as kids explore bedtime, bath time ad play pretend doctor at Daniel’s house.
- SUPER WHY! ABC Adventures: Alphabet for iOS devices – Named one of the Top 25 iPad Apps for kids by TIME.com, kids can play five literacy games while mastering the alphabet.
- DINOSAUR TRAIN “Mesozoic Math Adventures” for iPad, Nook Tablet, Kindle Tablet – Kids develop math skills and explore life sciences, vocabulary and concepts alongside Buddy, Tiny and Don.
- MARTHA SPEAKS Word Spinner for iPad – Up to four players can join in the fun, with six interactive mini-games that both kids and parents can enjoy together while building storytelling and vocabulary skills.
- CYBERCHASE 3D BUILDER for iPad – Kids can help rebuild a town turning 2D shapes into 3D structures while developing spatial and reasoning skills.
Another one of our favorites is the PBS Kids Photo Factory. Baybah loves that he can take photos with his favorite PBS Kids charaters!
PBS provides parents with tools and resources to make smart media choices, and to offer kids media content that will help them learn and grow. With their cross-platform approach, PBS KIDS is increasingly serving children wherever they live, learn, and play – through educational apps, on TV, online, and in the classroom.
More helpful tips are available online at PBSParents.org.