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.

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 produce... 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... 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 ... 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 the... 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 c... Read More >