Carissa's App Picks for Kids

Carissa's App Picks for Kids

High-quality apps you can feel good about using with your child.

Click here to learn more about using apps with kids. You can also join Carissa in person for The Supper Club, a special evening digital storytime for the whole family. Pack in supper from home or order a box dinner from a nearby restaurant.  No registration required. Upcoming programs include:

MONROE ST Friday, Jan 19, 6:00-6:45 pm

PINNEY Tuesday Apr 3,  6:00 pm

CENTRAL Thursday May 3, 6:00 pm


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Shadows Journal
Reviewed on 12/01/17

Go on a treasure hunt for shadows! This app is part of the Nico & Nor series of science explorations for early learners. Users choose...

Reviewed on 11/14/17

Beautifully bizarre, surrealist puzzles that are great for adults and children to work on together. With no time limits, very little sound...

Sago Mini Farm
Reviewed on 11/14/17

Spend a day at the farm with your favorite Sago Mini characters.  In addition to the things you might expect to find on a farm (horses...

Novel Effect
Reviewed on 11/03/17

Add a movie-like soundtrack to your favorite bedtime stories!  This unique app includes a library of over 70 titles (and they’re...

Tell Time with Mulle Meck
Reviewed on 11/03/17

Telling time on analog clocks was a skill that was difficult for me to learn as a child, so I am always on the lookout for new great ways...



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