The LiteracyApps Guide

Discover the very best apps to support your child's language and literacy development

Browse a huge selection of apps reviewed by independent experts

We've hand-picked the best apps that you can browse by age, learning area and best features.

Scribbaloo Train

An app that is very toddler friendly. Children have to click to make a train, the background scenery and put the soft toy train drivers in t... Read More >

Rounds: Franklin Frog

This is a great non-fiction storytelling app for children, with Read and play or read by myself options. Words are highlighted as they are r... Read More >

Red in Bed

Very simple, engaging app for a younger audience. Due to there being no narrative, parents and children are encouraged to read and share tog... Read More >

Toca Nature

A wonderful open ended map app where children can grow and create landscapes. Children can plant trees and bring the animals that live in th... Read More >

Vocabubble

This app can be used alone or alongside an especially made wooden alphabet (only for iPad). Apps come free with the purchase of the wooden a... Read More >