Writing

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 >

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 >

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 >

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 >

Hat Monkey

This app is written and illustrated by Chris Haughton, the highly acclaimed children's author. There is a bonus selection of his books within the app, howe... 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 >

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 >
Lumikids Backyard

Lumikids Backyard

An app with no narrative, simple for bilingual children to follow. Children can explore different concepts such as problem solving, managing emotions, measureme... 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 >

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 >

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 >

Sago Mini Doodlecast

This app is great for early language and mark making. It allows children to draw on top of different templates and themes, capturing children's thoughts a... 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 >

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 >

Writing wizard

This tracing app can be adapted to suit each child's needs and abilities, allowing the addition of personalised names and words with an accompanying voice ... Read More >