• Top Apps For Kids
    Mobile Apps
    Free Educational Apps for Kids - Touch Van Gogh & Radio Jones
    Ripped Apart: A Civil War Mystery Ripped Apart: A Civil War Mystery is more than your average whodunit. In this game, players have to resolve mysteries from the US Civil War. But, they do so by analyzing and piecing together clues from histori...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Free educational apps of the week
    Mobile Apps
    Top Free Educational Apps for Kids - Slavery at Monticello & History Here
    This week we feature apps with strong historical storytelling and fascinating information.  Slavery at Monticello: Life and Work at Mulberry Row /*-->*/ This app from the Thomas Jefferson Society offers users an intimate look at life i...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • 10 Apps for Parents to Monitor Kids
    Mobile Apps
    10 Apps for Parents to Monitor Kids' Mobile Use
    */ Kids and mobile devices can be a scary mix. Whether your toddler is just starting to use your family tablet or your teen has a new smartphone of her own, check out the wide variety of apps and software — free and paid — that you can use t...
    Erin Dower
  • Best free educational apps for kids
    Mobile Apps
    Free Educational Apps for Kids: Top Picks of the Week
    This week we are featuring fun, free and educational apps for all ages! Code Karts Code Karts is a racing game where kids use code sequences to move their car around the track. Designed for a preschool audience, Code Karts offers up an easy-t...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Planets is one of our featured free apps of the week
    Entertainment and Activities
    Appy Friday: Planets, Wind Tunnels and Graphical Analysis
    "Appy" Friday! Each week, the staff here at FamilyEducation chooses our top five apps that we think deserve to be in the spotlight. They vary week to week, but two things stay the same — they're educational and fun! Check out our top apps of th...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Duolingo is a great educational app for learning languages
    Entertainment and Activities
    Appy Friday: Learning About Language, Coding and the Human Body
    "Appy" Friday! This week, we feature apps for exploring the human body, learning a new language and learning how to code. And don't forget to check out our video to see our top pick of the week! ...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • 12 Apps Parents Should Know
    Mobile Apps
    Safety Beyond Facebook: 12 Social Media Apps Every Parent Should Know About
    */ Pop quiz: What is Voxer? If you're scratching your head, it's time to read up on the trendy new social media apps kids are using. Friending your child on Facebook is now just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to online safety. Click thro...
    Erin Dower
  • Memorial Day Activity Packet from TeacherVision
    Download a Free Memorial Day Activity Packet!

    This activity packet is filled with fun activities to teach your grade school kids all about Memorial Day! Sign up at TeacherVision and download yours free today!

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  • LitCharts is a great free app for literature
    Entertainment and Activities
    Appy Friday: Brain Training, Literature and Rhythm
    "Appy" Friday! This week, we feature training apps for your brain and your sense of rhythm, as well as apps that help you study and help young kids create their own projects. Check out our top pick of the week in our Appy Friday video! ...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Poptropica Worlds is a great free educational app for kids
    Entertainment and Activities
    Appy Friday: Poptropica Worlds, NASA and Naturalists
    "Appy" Friday! This week, we feature Poptropica Worlds, NASA and how to be a citizen naturalist, as well as another favorite from Duck Duck Moose. And don't forget to check out our video to see our top pick of the week! ...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Appy Friday Apps
    Mobile Apps
    Appy Friday: Puzzles, Brain Fun, Karaoke, Animals and Physics
    "Appy" Friday! This week, we feature Busy Shapes, Busy Shapes 2, Little Fox Music Box - Sing along fun for kids, Animal Rescue Book, and Physics Studio. Each app aims to teach kids important lessons and help them through stages of development! Ch...
  • Mobile Apps
    21 Free Educational Apps for Kids
    Educational apps are a great and fun way to keep your kids learning outside of the classroom, but the cost of all those apps can add up fast. Luckily, there are plenty of free apps for kids that are both educational and fun but won't break the ba...
    Colleen Hughes
  • Top pregnancy apps
    Pregnant Life
    Top 10 Pregnancy Apps to Help You Keep Track of Your Growing Baby
    When you're pregnant, every week can mean big changes in your growing baby's development. With so many aspects to keep up with during pregnancy, you'll want to utilize one (or a few) of these handy pregnancy apps to keep track of everything. Tot...
    Kelly Sundstrom
  • Appy Friday Flipboard
    Mobile Apps
    Appy Friday: News, Puzzles, Math, Science and Chinese
    "Appy" Friday! This week we feature an app that customizes news , challenges spacial skills, helps you learn Chinese and makes math and science fun. Check out our top pick of the week in our Appy Friday video! ...
    Logan Chamberlain
  • Appy Friday Flipboard
    Mobile Apps
    Appy Friday - Flipboard
    Hi everyone, Appy Friday! Our top pick this week, a news and information app, Flipboard. Flipboard allows users to organize and customize their favorite news topics. The app breaks down stories into several categories, like news, technology, tra...
  • Top pregnancy apps
    Pregnant Life
    Top 10 Pregnancy Apps to Help You Keep Track of Your Growing Baby
    When you're pregnant, every week can mean big changes in your growing baby's development. With so many aspects to keep up with during pregnancy, you'll want to utilize one (or a few) of these handy pregnancy apps to keep track of everything. Tot...
    Kelly Sundstrom
  • Fact Monster, a safe space for kids to find homework help
    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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  • Schoold is a great free college search app for teens
    Mobile Apps
    Appy Friday: Schoold, Daniel Tiger for Parents, GoldieBlox Movie Machine
    "Appy" Friday! This week, we feature Schoold, Daniel Tiger for Parents, and GoldieBlox Movie Machine. And don't forget to check out our video to see our top pick of the week! ...