Developer: Little Bit studio
Educational Use: colors, counting, letters, patterns, shapes, sorting
Why I like it: Lots of games, different levels, and many ways to learn. Nice graphics, too.
There are 18 games in this app, so the $2.99 pricetag is pretty reasonable (and it looks great on the iPad, which is how I tested it). Each game has levels, so the youngest can play and older kids will probably be interested as well. It has soothing background music and really nice graphics. And who doesn’t love bubbles? There are games for learning colors, counting, recognizing patterns, learning about opposites, vocabulary, matching, a game that uses “pinching” -(building those pincer muscles again), a letter drawing activity, and several more! The games are entertaining enough to play more than once, and the skills that can be developed are many.