It’s important for children to engage with the world around them, but mainstream news outlets are often too grim or too challenging for young readers. News-O-Matic is a news source for kids, with easier-to-read content that cuts back on the sensationalism of major networks and papers; this app presents an enjoyable and productive way for your children to learn about the world today.
Cost: $4.99/month or $49.99/year, 1 month free trial available
Age: Rated 4+, recommended for children with basic independent reading skills
Platform: iPhone, iPad, and Android Devices