PBS Parents Play & Learn HD
By PBS KIDS
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PBS’ first app designed specifically for parents, PBS Parents Play & Learn provides more than a dozen games parents can play with their kids, each themed around a familiar location – including at the grocery store, at home, in the kitchen, and many more.
The bilingual (English/Spanish) PBS Parents Play & Learn App makes it easy for parents to seize upon those daily “teachable moments” through theme-based interactive games and simple hands-on activities that connect math and literacy skills to everyday experiences.
The app is designed to build on a child’s natural curiosity about his or her everyday world and to encourage dialogue between kids and parents. Each game comes with a parent note that provides information about the math and literacy skills woven into the game and suggestions for effective ways to interact with a child while playing the game to maximize the learning experience.
--13 interactive games
--parent notes with each game
--52 easy hands-on activities
--a free-play sticker area
--weekly push notifications with more ideas for parents
--completely bilingual (English/Spanish)
What's New in Version 1.50
Anytime is learning time!
A great tool for parents of young children. You can turn any setting into a fun learning experience!
No volume on app. I looked for a way to change it in settings but couldn't find a way. Very disappointing. It works on my phone but not on my iPad.