Nowadays, kids are more talented as compared to those before 2 or 3 decades. The kids today know very well how to operate a tablet or mobile phone to get into their favourite app/game. A wide range of apps have been launched daily for kids, but there are only some apps appropriate for them. Here, I am listing all the best and appropriate apps for kids according to their age and learning needs.

Best Reading Apps for Kids

Best Reading Android Apps

Fairy Tales – Children’s Books, Stories and Games

Fairy Tales for Kids

A sea of fairy tales for kids along with mini-games comes in this app. You can keep your kids busy in this entertaining and educational app. They can use it in two modes: Read to Me for reading mode and Read it Myself for listening. The app is regularly updated and your kids will be never bored of reading interesting fairy tales and moral stories in the book. The mini puzzles in the app will keep them busy for some more time when are bored of reading stories.

Platform: Android

Price: Free

Starfall Learn to Read

Starfall Learn to Read for Kids

Starfall Learn to Read is released by Starfall Education Foundation. The game is for the kids who do not take interest in studies. It is a good source of entertainment and learning. They can learn how to read phonetics and how to spell a word. The game brings different activities for them to learn the pronunciation and spelling of various words. Zac, the rat is here to help your kids to read the vowels and recognize their sounds. It is for Android users. The app improves the skills of the children to recognize the repeated sounds. It is also a free app and you can download it from Google Play Store.

Platform: Android

Price: Free

Endless Reader

Endless Reader for Kids

It is another very appropriate app to make your kids sit quietly while you are visiting your doctor’s clinic or busy in cooking for guests. The beautiful animation in the app makes your children more attentive and helps keep them engaged. The singsong method in the app makes them readily learn whatever offered in the app. The parents particularly found the app very useful for their kids and suitable for the children 3 to 8 years old. However, it requires a fast internet connection sufficient storage space.

Platform: Android

Price: Free

Best Reading iOS Apps


Homer Reading App for iOS Devices

It helps spark the passion of reading in your kids. Homer comes with more than 1000 reading lessons to keep your child busy with the reading and seeking knowledge all the time. It is a perfect app for the kids aged 2-8 years to develop their personalities. The interesting moral stories in the book develop your child’s interest in reading. Homer improves their Rhyming, phonics and sight words to make them sharper. The app is not free, but you can download it for a 30 days free trial.

Platform: iOS

Price: $7.99

Reading Raven

Reading Raven for Kids

Reading Raven is one of the best reading apps for kids aged 3-8 years. It won the “Parents’ Choice” award and was voted as the Most Awesome Kids App of 2012. It keeps your kids involved in practicing the phonics, recognizing the letters and identifying words on later stages. It also helps them reading words and gradually reading sentences. The app is very helpful to develop the interest of your kids in reading a language and forming the words by using alphabets. So, to polish the primary skills of your kids, Reading Raven is a strong foundation.

Platform: iOS

Price: $3.99