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 given a stage ... Read More >

Puppet Workshop

This app allows children to use familiar objects to create their own sock puppet. They can rotate, enlarge or make the objects smaller. It is easy to use, with ... 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 >

Sago Mini Babies

This open ended app allows children to look after a baby in a multitude of ways, including changing, feeding, washing, dressing and playing with them. This is g... 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 and st... Read More >

Sago Mini Friends

An open ended, no narrative app which allows children to explore at their own pace. There are lots of different scenarios for children to play with, with loads ... Read More >

Sago Mini Sound Box

This app acts as a virtual musical box of sounds. It introduces children to sound and music. Children can experiment with different sounds, such as chimes, horn... Read More >

Scribbaloo Train

An app that is very toddler friendly. Children have to click to make a train, the background scenery and put the soft toy train drivers in to their seats, befor... 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 cookies, which supports... 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 >

Snap Scene

Snap scene is great for in the moment learning opportunities. The app allows you to take photos of your surroundings and tag it with your own multiple recording... 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 >

So Many Stars – Andy Warhol

A wonderfully illustrated app, featuring art from Andy Warhol. Children are given many different ways to interact with different pictures, from stroking cats to... 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 nursery rh... 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 >

Starring Me: Old MacDonald

Created by a UK app company, this app gives you the well known, 'Old MacDonald', nursery rhyme with a twist. Parents are able to put their children's photo in t... 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 >

Teach Your Monster to Read

Teach Your Monster to Read is a phonics and reading game aimed at supporting the first two years of learning to read, taking children from matching letters and ... Read More >

The Human Body

The Human Body by Tinybop is a wonderful app to explore the human body with your child. Through simulators of the different systems of the body, children can in... 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 name... 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 encour... Read More >