5 Years Old

ABC Gurus

A simple app which reinforces the sounds of single letters. As children draw and design their letter, the phonemic sound is repeated over and over again. Once c... Read More >

Alphamonster

You can buy a connected wooden alphabet that can play with the app (only for iPad, expensive at £49.99). Apps come free with the purchase of the wooden alphabet... Read More >

Beebot

This app has been created with child development in mind, with the support of a Neuropsychology Consultant. The app is a virtual opportunity to play with a Beeb... Read More >

Bizzibrains I Imagine

An interactive storybook which allows you to input your child's/parent's photo on to the main characters. The child can then choose what they wear, as... Read More >

Bizzibrains I Learn

An interactive storybook which allows you to input your child's/parent's photo on to the main characters. Children can also input their school and tea... Read More >

Bizzy Bear builds a House

This is a highly interactive story app where children can follow Bizzy Bear to make a house. Every interaction is written out on the screen, with words highligh... Read More >

BUBL ABC

An alphabet game with a musical twist, every alphabet letter is part of a song. The more letters children touch the longer the song. Letters are sung out above ... Read More >

BUBL Draw

A children's drawing app with a twist. Each choice of tool or colour, swipe of the screen and different drawing produces wonderfully produced musical sound... 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 to me/read to ... Read More >

David Wiesner’s Spot

A beautifully illustrated app with many different layers for children to explore with adults and friends. There are so many prompts to support developing childr... Read More >

Drawp

In this app children can draw, type, record audio messages, insert photographs either on a blank background or on a template. This is great for making marks and... Read More >

Duckie Deck Trash Toys

This app allows children to create toys from recycling materials, which they can choose to decorate and create. This is a great opportunity to link virtual and ... Read More >

Fiete – Choice

This app definitely will work best when sharing with others and adults, with good opportunities available for children to work together to create their own desi... Read More >

Goldilocks and Little Bear

A wonderful story app based on the popular fairytale, but with a twist! Children get to choose which story they want to follow, either Goldilocks or Little Bear... Read More >

Hairy Phonics 1

Part of a set of three apps to support early phonics. This app focuses on nine different phonemes and gives children games and prompts for children to play. The... Read More >

Hanna and Henri: The robot

A very interactive storybook app which gets children involved with the story line as it goes along. Children help Hanna get dressed, choose different pieces of ... Read More >

Have You Heard

This app has watch/play/read options available. The app allows funny mix ups as the animals get things wrong through Chinese whispers. This is a great opportuni... Read More >

Henri Le Worm

A beautifully illustrated story app which covers lots of different themes, such as gardening, friendship, cooking, behaviour etc. It imparts a lot of informatio... Read More >

Homes

An app which allows children to explore different houses from around the world. There are excellent opportunities for children to discuss different homes around... Read More >

Jack & the Beanstalk

Nosy Crow are great at developing interactive storybook apps for younger children. These apps allow children to be read to or read along themselves. Children ca... Read More >

Jolly Phonics Letter Sounds

An app from the very popular Jolly Phonics team. Children are given a flowerpot and have to work their way around the flowers, listening to and interacting with... Read More >