Reading

Minimal Pairs

Minimal Pairs is a fun and engaging app for working on speech sound discrimination and production. The app is designed for children with developmental communica... Read More >

Monsters Behave

A hilarious app which follows mother monster and her troublesome children. Each monster can be chosen and then children and parents are given the option of play... Read More >

Mr Glue Stories

A customisable story reading app, you can record yourself over the story and in all the sound effects throughout the app. Parents can record their own voice, or... Read More >

My Story

A story book maker app where children can draw, put stock images or add their own photos in to the story book. They are then able to record their voice as they ... Read More >

Name Play

An app which supports children to learn how to spell their name through a range of different games and activities. You can use your device to move characters or... Read More >

Peekaboo: Ladybird Baby Touch

A simple app for young users. Four options to choose from; farm, sea, animals or vehicles. Children are asked to tap to find well known objects which are writte... Read More >

Pinoccio

A beautifully illustrated story app based on the popular fairy tale. Read to me/read along/read by myself options available. Multilingual language options, incl... Read More >

Pocket Phonics Stories

The letter sounds are taught in the same order as in school, using the same approach as the national curriculum. There is the option of a UK voice (a primary ... Read More >

Puppet Pals

This app comes in a free or 'directors cut' version. In the free version children can choose from 8 characters and three backdrops. They are then give... Read More >

Quiver – 3D Colouring app

This app takes a little more effort and requires a printer, but is absolutely worth it! There are a range of colouring pages that children can choose to print, ... 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 together, creating grea... 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 read, which is great ... Read More >

Rounds: Parker Penguin

A great app to help children learn about the life of penguins through interactive story telling and games. Children are given the option to be read to or to re... Read More >

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, such as colour, size... Read More >

Snow White

Another great storybook app from developers Nosy Crow, this time following the fairy tale Snow White. There are great interactive elements which help children d... Read More >

So Many Butts

This app is a story book about a new baby rabbit born in the woods and all the other animals coming to visit and see the newborn baby. It is funny because there... Read More >

St Ives

This app introduces the nursery rhyme 'St Ives' with a happy tune and a song. It has the option to listen to the song or read along and listen to the ... Read More >

Starfall All About Me

This app gets children to think about who they are, their daily routines and their likes and dislikes. It does this whilst at the same time building on childre... 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 produce different s... Read More >

The Journey of Alvin

A movie and interactive story book in one app. Words and narration can be turned on and off, depending on how you prefer your child to be read to. A lovely stor... 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 record children's... Read More >

The King’s Ears

In this storybook app, a young barber has to keep the King's secret to save his own life. Early readers who are used to listening to fairy tales will be e... Read More >

The Land of Me – Story time

An app with many different story options for children to choose from. Children can decide which character they want the story to focus on, what they want the st... 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 for the younger. ... 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 alphabet, including V... Read More >