No matter how much we love them, there are times during the day when you wish you could keep the kids entertained, and enjoy a few hours peace and quiet. Maybe you're going on a long drive or you just need the children to be entertained while doing your weekly grocery shopping. Then you also have to contend with days on end during school holidays. What follows is a list of 6 amazing apps for children.
Awesome Entertainment Apps for Children
This is an app aimed at children of all ages (and let's be honest it will probably entertain us adults as well). There are a total of 27 different voice effects, including computer generated, harmony and reverse voice. You have the ability to save all your recordings and can even share them via text, email, Facebook or Twitter.
Baa Baa Black Sheep
Baa Baa Black Sheep is a tap and adventure app that will keep the children entertained for hours. There are numerous other titles to choose from and plenty of on-screen action from various animated characters, as well as a whole host of funny voices to listen to.
Zoola Animals is a great app for all you animal lovers - and let's face facts, most children are intrigued by animals. The app features many different animals, sounds and pictures to choose from. Even toddlers should be able to navigate their way around the system and you have the ability to add pictures of your own children with their pets.
Toca Boca have become extremely well-known for the number of apps they have created for kids, many of which have an unusual twist. The app basically features four very different characters who you can feed with food.
You have five completely different ways in which to prepare the food and the characters will let you know exactly how much they enjoyed the food. However, make sure they give the right foods to the right animals, as the cow will not be best pleased about being offered a steak meal.
Monkey Drum Deluxe
This has to be one of the most innovative and indeed creative apps made especially for children. It is a musical app which features a total of 6 different instruments, as well as a wide range of 3D graphics. You will notice that the techniques used to record songs are actually fairly advanced. The animals will keep the children smiling as they dance and clap along to the music you play and then repeat the song back to you.
If you happen to have a budding chef in the family then this may be the ideal children's app. That said, many kids love to play with fake food, a fine example of this is the little tea sets that have been available for years. This app provides you with a huge variety of recipes and different options on how to make cupcakes. A recent update allows for mini-cupcakes, cake pops and a whole host more.
Author: Grant Bradshaw is a doting father and a tech enthusiast. He loves to surprise his kids with new gifts and considers jumping castles in Melbourne, a hit solution. An ardent blogger, he blogs about various issues in his spare time.