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.

Shiny Circus

Children follow the adventures of Charlie and his friends moving around the circus. A lot of different concepts are introduced in this app, ... Read More >


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 >

The Joy of Reading

A word and reading acquisition app. You can choose sounds and letters, tracing, rhyming words. Words are customisable and you are able to re... Read More >

Shiny Bakery

A wonderful game which is easily played with adults and other children. Children have to follow ingredient instructions to mix cakes and coo... Read More >

Tale of Tales

This app has over 2000 story possibilities for children to chop and change as they go along. Children choose different colour options, which... Read More >