My husband has an iPhone, and yes, my daughter and my son both know how to use it. They love to to play games or watch videos on it. And I am definitely not opposed to kids using technology, especially when it helps to keep them occupied and entertained in necessary situations. The waiting room of the doctor’s office, anyone?
These 10 apps are fun and entertaining for toddlers. Some of them are educational as well, helping your tot to learn things like letters, numbers, shapes, words and even memory and concentration.
Wheres Gumbo 1 of 10Your toddler will love to follow along and find Gumbo the lost dog in this "lift the flap" digital book.
Helicopter Taxi 2 of 10This game allows your child to become a pilot by creating the effect that they are flying a helicopter around the room.
Toddler Flashcards 3 of 10These flashcards help teach toddlers words, letters and numbers in English, Spanish or French.
Disney Fairies Fly 4 of 10Your toddler will discover the changing seasons as they help the fairies fly and collect items for each season.
Preschool Memory Match 5 of 10A digital memory matching game with 3 levels of difficulty and fun "rewards" after each game.
Parents Flash Cards 6 of 10Introduce colors, shapes, numbers and letters with flashcards and quizzes that make learning fun.
Freshwater Aquarium 7 of 10Turn your phone into an aquarium where toddlers can feed the fish and watch them grow, it also includes a mini-fishing game.
Toddler Teasers Shapes 8 of 10Teaches toddlers shapes with simple yet engaging games they can do by themselves
Super Why! 9 of 10This app includes four games that teach the alphabet, rhyming, spelling, and writing with the characters of the popular Super Why PBS show.
Tozzle – Toddler’s favorite puzzle 10 of 10Kids drag and drop shapes to make these virtual puzzles complete with lots of fun sound effects.
1. Where’s Gumbo
2. Helicopter Taxi
3. Toddler Flashcards
4. Disney Fairies Fly
5. Preschool Memory Match
6. Flashcards by Parents
7. Freshwater Aquarium
8. Toddler Teasers Shapes
9. Super Why!
10. Tozzle – Toddler’s Favorite Puzzles
The fun doesn’t stop there– Check out more of Babble’s 50 Best iPhone and iPad Apps for Kids!