Top Apps to keep the kids amused
Let’s face it: there are some situations where children get bored. In a restaurant waiting for
food the food to arrive, waiting for the bus, waiting for an appointment, and waiting for the car
trip to end are just a few of the situations that can be taxing for a young child’s patience. Then
they start acting out to try to get attention, much to the annoyance of the adults.
Well, the good news is, “There’s an app for that!” Here are some of the best apps to
entertain your children when you’re out and about.
Doodlecast for Kids
This iPhone/iPad app lets kids draw, but also lets them record their voice to provide
commentary for their creations. Their work can be turned into a video file and then sent to
family, friends and fans.
This free app for iPhone and iPad lets you take Disney characters and create pixel-art
drawings and animated stories, letting kids practice their storytelling as well as their drawing
This digital kitchen helps kids practice their cooking and event-planning skills. The game
lets kids prepare a meal by boiling, slicing, frying and microwaving a digital dinner, letting them
experiment without making a mess in the real kitchen.
Your Fantastic Elastic Brain
This app is more educational. It uses animation to explain how the brain works, and also
offers memory games to help kids sharpen their minds.
Playart by Tapook
Playart lets budding artists utilise the elements of famous paintings – those by van Gogh,
Monet, and Cezanne to name a few – into their own work so that kids can learn about art
history while also enjoying the process of creating.,/p>
Another educational app, children can learn to count by putting a certain number of
fingers on the screen. It also offers games to teach simple arithmetic, making it an excellent
supplement to maths lessons.
Around the Clock
This app has a game for each hour of the day, thereby helping children understand how a
clock works and follow the concept of time.
The apps listed here are all for either the iPhone or iPad. Many parents report that their
children find the user interface on Apple products more user-friendly. To be able to access all
the child-friendly apps that are offered for these products, why not upgrade? While an iPhone
or iPad may seem pricey, you can raise the funds by trading your old phone in for cash online.
All you need to do is find a site that will let you list your second hand items online or buy them
from you directly. For example, if you wanted to sell htc desire, you could search the
internet for a website that pays cash for old phones and then narrow it down by which one
offers you the best price. Then, take your cash and invest it in a device that will entertain your
children with engaging, educational games and apps.