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Updated by Avenues EdTech Team on Mar 25, 2014
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K-4th Grade Apps

Check out some of the great apps we are using with our K-4th grade students.

ABC - Magnetic Alphabet Lite - Learn to Write! For Kids By Dot Next

Magnetic Alphabet is recommended for kids of all ages, especially to those parents with kids who are just beginning to learn their alphabet and numbers.

Audioboo iPad Edition By BestBefore Media Ltd

Populated purely by content from Audioboo Channels, you can hear great audio from the BBC, Guardian, Red Bull and more.

Book Creator for iPad

Description The simple way to create your own beautiful iBooks, right on the iPad.Read them in iBooks, send them to your friends, or submit them to the iBookstore.Ideal for children's picture books, photo books, art books, cook books, manuals, textbooks, and the list goes on.

Bugs and Buttons By Little Bit Studio, LLC.

Make fun more educational! Bugs and Buttons is a uniquely styled collection of games and activities that are entertaining and educational. The app goes beyond simply great graphics and beautiful music by engaging children through intriguing game play that progressively adapts to their skill level.

Doodle Buddy for iPad – Paint, Draw, Scribble, Sketch – It’s Addictive! By Pinger, Inc.

Finger paint with thousands of colors and drop in playful stamps.

Drawing Pad

Create your own art using photo-realistic crayons, markers, paint brushes, colored pencils, stickers, roller pens and more!

Educreations Interactive Whiteboard By Educreations, Inc

Educreations turns your iPad into a recordable whiteboard. Creating a great video tutorial is as simple as touching, tapping and talking.

Evernote By Evernote

Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.

Explain Everything ™

Explain Everything is an easy-to-use design, screencasting, and interactive whiteboard tool that lets you annotate, animate, narrate, import, and export almost anything to and from almost anywhere.

Futaba Classroom Games for Kids By INKids

Turn your iPad into a small Smart table with this quiz game, for up to four players at once.

Google Earth By Google, Inc.

Fly around the planet with a swipe of your finger with Google Earth for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Explore distant lands or reacquaint yourself with your childhood home.

Handwriting Without Tears: Wet-Dry-Try Suite for Capitals, Numbers & Lowercase

Make handwriting practice fun! With our Wet-Dry-Try Suite App, children learn and practice correct formation habits for writing capitals, numbers, and lowercase letters. The app simulates our Slate Chalkboard and Blackboard with Double Lines and helps children learn handwriting skills in the easiest, most efficient way. The result truly is handwriting without tears!

Hopscotch: Coding for kids, a visual programming language

Program your characters to move, draw, and collide with each other, and use shaking, tilting, or even shouting at the iPad to control them. Hopscotch was inspired by MIT’s Scratch and gives kids a creative way to learn the fundamentals of computer programming.

iCreate By MEET Studio CO.,LTD.

Kids can create anything with iCreate! Full of educational content, and fun images and clips, your kids will be drawing, coloring, and (with your help) printing masterpieces worthy of the refrigerator gallery!

I Like Books - 37 Picture Books for Kids in 1 App

The "I Like" children's picture books are a magical way to enjoy stories with your child. Not only are the stories and pictures fun... they also help your child learn about the world they live in. It is a fantastic learning experience for kids of all ages from 0 to 6. The little ones will enjoy listening to lovely stories while looking at gorgeous pictures that are carefully chosen. Toddlers will love the interactivity of the picture books and click on items to discover new words. Young kids will enjoy these books to learn how to read as they see each word individually highlighted in red at the exact moment the audio is played back.

iWriteWords (Handwriting Game) By gdiplus

iWriteWords teaches your child handwriting while playing a fun and entertaining game.


Junior BINGO is for preschool kids to learn and practice colors, shapes, numbers, letters and letter sounds.

Keynote By Apple

Keynote makes creating a world-class presentation — complete with animated charts and transitions — as simple as touching and tapping.

Kids Mandarin By Ning Cui

This application helps kids learn Mandarin (Chinese) via interactive flashcards and matching games in fun topics.


Kodable is a free educational iPad game offering a kid-friendly introduction to programming concepts and problem solving. For kids ages 5 and up, and tools for grownups too!

Learn Chinese (Mandarin) - MindSnacks By MindSnacks

Our language apps feature 8 addictive games that build essential vocabulary & conversation skills.

Learn With Homer

Learn with Homer is designed by literacy experts for children ages 3–6. The program is based on the best scientific research on how children learn. Our award-winning program covers the key skills recommended by the National Reading Panel: phonemic awareness, phonological processing, phonics for reading and spelling, fluency, and comprehension.

Math Bingo By

Choose from 5 games: Addition, Subtraction, Multiplication, Division and Mixed

Montessori Matching Board By

Little Matchups is an exciting interactive matching game that helps your child rapidly learn how to recognize and identify important concepts such as letters, shapes, and numbers.

My Story - Book Maker for Kids

Create and share ebooks by adding drawings, photos, and stickers. Then record your voice on every page and share your story with friends, family and classmates. We’ve made My Story super teacher friendly by adding multiple authors and syncing across multiple iPads! So now you can have all your classroom iPads in sync! Perfect for the home or classroom.