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Early Literacy iPads

Interactive eBook Apps:

  • A Present for Milo: Listen to the story.
  • The Three Little Pigs: Read or listen to this 3-D version of “The Three Little Pigs.”
  • Pat the Bunny: Read or paint with Pat the Bunny.
  • Pop Out! The Tale of Peter Rabbit: Read or listen to this pop-up version of The Tale of Peter Rabbit.
  • Barnyard Dance: Read or listen to the story.
  • Press Here: Play different games with the circles.
  • The Monster at the End of this Book: Help Grover reach the end of the book.
  • Pete and the Secret of Flying: Read or listen to the story.
  • Another Monster at the End of this Book: Help Grover and Elmo reach the end of the book.
  • Don’t Let the Pigeon Run this App!: Create your own Pigeon stories or learn how to draw the Pigeon.
  • Go Away, Big Green Monster: Read or listen to the story.
  • Spot the Dot: Find all of the different colored dots.
  • The Going to Bed Book: Read or listen to the story.

Songs, Rhymes, and Language Apps:

  • Grow a Reader: Watch videos of songs and fingerplays. Parents can get book recommendations for different early literacy skills and tips on singing, reading, and playing with their child.
  • Nursery Rhymes with Storytime: Read or listen to different nursery rhymes.
  • Bunny Fun: Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes: Listen to “Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes” in different languages
  • Lingo Zoo: Put together the puzzles of different animals and learn their names in English and Spanish.

Concept and Matching Apps:

  • See.Touch.Learn: Play different flashcard lessons to learn basic concepts.
  • ABC Alphabet Phonics: Practice identifying the different letters of the alphabet.
  • Animal Sounds: Learn the names and listen to the sounds of different animals.
  • ABC Pocket: Trace and repeat the sounds of the different letters of the alphabet.
  • Play 1 2 3: Play with shapes, colors, and numbers.
  • Make It Pop: Learn the alphabet, colors, shapes, and counting by making different things pop.
  • eliasMATCH: Play animal, alphabet, things, and number matching games. There are four levels of difficulty.
  • Peekaboo Vehicles: Learn the sounds and names of different vehicles.
  • Eric Carle’s My Very First App: Play different sets of cards on shapes, colors, and more. There are three levels of difficulty for each set.
  • Counting with The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Play different levels and count foods for the caterpillar to eat.
  • Letter School: Learn how to write the letters of the alphabet.

Creation Apps:

  • Toontastic: Make your own cartoon. (For older kids)
  • Make a Scene Farmyard: Make your own farm scene and learn the names of the different things on the farm.
  • Lego Duplo Trains: Build your own train and help the driver along the trip.
  • eliasPAINTS: Paint different pictures of the zoo, ABCs, 123s, and cars.