Best Parenting & Child Development Apps

Parenting & child development apps are found in this category. These apps allow the user to care for, entertain and teach their child. Types include learning game and journal parenting & child development apps. Parenting & child development apps are great for parents looking to entertain or enrich their child's learning through technology.

Last updated 06-25-2017

Rooplay
1st

Rooplay

Android

Seller: Rooplay Media Ltd.

40 4

If you are a parent, you would know that children primarily care about fun and games. Learning has to be painstakingly made fun so that kids will stay interested and motivated. If your child cares more for games than books, then this environment for equally fun activities should keep them hooked and even begging for more!

Make bonding time and playtime sessions more productive with this platform’s endless catalogue of games. There is an expanding collection of original games that are professionally designed to foster early learning. You can start teaching your children the basics – Garfield’s ABCs and Math Bingo will be truly accommodating. In the homepage, you can easily access the top games that the other parents are exposing their children to. Swipe to the right to pull out the categories – all selections are perfectly arranged so you can easily pin down what you and your child are looking for.

▲ All games are educational by purpose and design. The variety will keep them curious and interested.

▲ Gradually exposing your child to other types of games will widen knowledge, preference, and interest!

Android
Rooplay

Rooplay

Free

Outdoor Family Fun with Plum
2nd

Outdoor Family Fun with Plum

Android
iOS

Seller: PBS KIDS

40 4

Exploring places outside your house can be a great way to bond and spend quality time with your family. With the help of this app, you can show your little ones how fun it is to be outdoors and how much they can learn from various activities.

This educational app has lots of missions that will encourage children to explore your neighborhood, teaching them about things that matter, like the weather, plants, animals, and the people around them. The app has a daily tracker and digital tools to help you and your children unlock all missions and achievements.

▲ Missions are filled with fun activities, like counting dogs in cars.

▲ You can easily check yours or your child's progress to know which missions are yet to be completed.

Android
Outdoor Family Fun with Plum

Outdoor Family Fun with Plum

Free

iOS
Outdoor Family Fun with Plum

Outdoor Family Fun with Plum

Free

Inner Explorer: Mindful Kids
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Inner Explorer: Mindful Kids

Android

Seller: Inner Explorer, Inc.

40 4

Having a tough time at school? Looking for ways to improve your grades and hone your skills in effective studying? Reduce the amount of stress and anxiety in your life by listening to calming music and talks provided in this app. Release the toxicity in your life and perform better in a positive way!

Access features like the radio, practice area, invite, and contribution. Through the radio, you are able to listen to healthy exercises to increase your focus and help relax. Other audio exercises are available through the practice area. Feel free to invite your friends for a healthy relaxing break as well. Become more mindful and improve your performance at school or work!

▲ Listen to calming exercises to help you improve school or work performance!

▲ Read inspiring quotes for the day! Access the radio or practice area for more mindfulness exercises.

Android
Inner Explorer: Mindful Kids

Inner Explorer: Mindful Kids

Free

Nintendo Switch Parental Cont…
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Nintendo Switch Parental Cont…

Android

Seller: Nintendo Co., Ltd.

40 4

Sometimes, there are games that are harmful to your children and you must always keep watch on what they do on their Nintendo Switch. You can now control your child's play time to ensure his gaming experience is indeed child-friendly. Aside from that, you can assign alarms to tell them when it is time to stop gaming.

Create an account or sign in to Nintendo in order to have control over your child's Nintendo Switch unit. You can also set the appropriate time limit for your child's gaming and even notify them beforehand to save their progress. Want to see how long your little one has been playing each month? Access the data via a nifty calendar feature any time. With this tool, exercising parental controls and protecting your child from the negative effects of too much gaming becomes easy!

▲ Be able to control the time your kid spends playing the Nintendo Switch.

▲ Remind your child how many minutes left via a notification.

▲ Easy way to set up a play-time limit to regulate your kid's console gaming.

Android
Nintendo Switch Parental Cont…

Nintendo Switch Parental Cont…

Free

Appisodes: Road Rally
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Appisodes: Road Rally

Android

Seller: Disney

40 4

Entertain your little children with a full-length episode of Appisode which is titled Road Rally. They will be able to interact with Mickey, Minnie, Pluto, Donald, Daisy, and Goofy in the learning activities. They can also speak through the mic to answer the questions as the episode plays out.

The app uses basic swipe, tap, and flick motions so they can easily join in the excitement during the Road Rally. To top that, they can also help Mickey and friends in looking for the hidden Mickey sign. This is a great form of fun-filled interactive entertainment for your little ones!

▲ Let kids watch the road rally episode of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Disney Junior Appisode.

▲ Train your kids through learning games that they can interact with while watching.

▲ Let them have an exciting time looking for the hidden Mickey sign.

Android
Appisodes: Road Rally

Appisodes: Road Rally

Free