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Awesome Apps for Little Hands


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Kids | June 2, 2014

Those little screens in our lives are lots of fun for little people too! Luckily, there are a ton of great apps out there that are FUN and also promote learning and early literacy skills.

Many of our favourite children's picture books also have app versions. Complement your little one's love of books with these Librarian-Approved book and learning based apps!

Ladybird Baby Touch Peekaboo
This simple peekaboo experience has bold and bright illustrations and animal sound effect, perfect for baby.

The Very Hungry Caterpillar & Friends Play & Explore
The classic Eric Carle tale come to life in a 3D pop up app with lots of games and activities designed to help your child learn.

Don't Let the Pigeon Run this App
A real treat for any Mo Willems fan! Create your own Pigeon Stories that can be saved and shared over and over or get a drawing lesson from Mo and draw the Pigeon together on the screen.

For more suggestions, ratings and reviews of appropriate apps for kids check out the website Common Sense Media.