Authored by Karina D. Barley – M.Ed
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This is the fourth list I have created in
featuring my favorite Educational Game
apps for your iPad.
Please note the prices are subject to change
If you click on each app icon it will take you to
the App’s page on the iTunes App Store
A lot of the apps are available for Android
through the Google Play Store. Please visit
https://play.google.com/store/apps to find out
ABC Games - $4.99 –(Elementary)
Teaches the alphabet, easy to use.
Abby Games $2.49 - (Elementary)
Matching pictures, bingo, find me &
Blocks $2.49 - (Elementary)
Lego type application.
Backgammon $2.49 – (All Ages)
Traditional strategy game.
Board Game Club - Chess, Backgammon,
Checkers, Reversi, Connect 4 & Ludo - $1.99
Excellent value if you want all your games in
Chess - Free - Chess Game
Can play with another,
or against the computer.
Simple and easy to use.
Connect 4 - $0.99 (All Ages)
Classic game of connect four, where you have to
match your color in a line to win.
Counting Dots 0.99c –
(Elementary and Early Years)
Dot to Dot –
Counting to make pictures.
Dino Match - Free – (Elementary)
The classic memory game with colorful,
hand-drawn dinosaur cards.
Matching numbers, strategy.
Fish School HD $2.49 – (Elementary)
Counting, letter, number, color & shape recognition.
Go Go Kiddo $2.99 – (Elementary)
Play, create, and learn with
Go Go Kiddo's unique blend of
games and activities.
Children can enjoy exciting letter
and number tracing games,
express themselves through art
and music, watch cartoons with social and emotional
lessons, and enjoy endless giggles and laughs! It is very
good value for the price.
Little Things $2.49 – (Elementary)
Hide and find game.
Ludo – Free – (All Ages)
Great for counting, strategy, numeracy.
Monkey PreSchool Lunchbox & Monkey
Math School Sunshine $1.99 Each –
Puzzles, color & shape recognition,
counting, matching. These are extremely fun
Monkey Word School Adventure $1.99 –
Join Monkey and his jungle friends as they explore
a fun-filled world of letters, sight words, phonics
and spelling. Seamless game flow and behind-the-
scenes performance adjustment allow your child to
jump right in and begin playing and learning.
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Mr P’s School $3.99 – (Elementary)
Counting, letter, number, color & shape
recognition; also has quizzes.
PreSchool Memory Match - Free -
Matching game with great graphics and
Snakes and Ladders Board Game
0.99c – (Elementary)
Counting, strategy, math game.
Toca Tea Party $2.99 – (Early Years)
Strategy, taking turns, imaginative
play, creativity, develops thinking
skills. Set the table, choose your
favorite cookies and cakes, serve
the tea and you’re good to go!
Simply eat and drink with your finger!
With Toca Tea Party, you can play
together with your kids in a way that stimulates their
imagination. Go to www.tocaboca.com and check out any of
their apps. They are really simple, but great for younger
Traffic Lights $2.99 – (Early Years) Strategy,
taking turns. Similar to the game
Mastermind, the Traffic Lights game is a
great way to give students an understanding
of place value at the same time as helping
them to develop logical thinking.
There are more of my favorite apps lists to come!
I have over 400 apps on my iPad and Android tablets
and will continue to share my reviews with you.
These apps can be used in the classroom or just at
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