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.

Make a Scene: Farmyard

A simple app, similar to felt play, where children can choose different farm animals to add to their scene. Animals are named as they are ch... Read More >

CBeebies Storytime

A wide range of free story books based on CBeebies characters. Available for parents to download, with new updates made regularly available.... Read More >

DiaryZapp

Although mostly aimed at primary school children and older, DiaryZapp is an opportunity to create with young children records of their every... Read More >

Tiny Great True Stories

This app has three heartwarming stories about solidarity, all based on real events. The stories are simple and short, being accessible even ... Read More >

Sago Mini Sound Box

This app acts as a virtual musical box of sounds. It introduces children to sound and music. Children can experiment with different sounds, ... Read More >

My Town: Home

This app is a virtual dollhouse. There are different rooms to access, as well as different family members to play with. This app is good for... Read More >