Fav App of the week- Faces iMake HD (iPad, iOS 4.2+): This app is a collage tool that allows its users to create different faces with everyday objects. In 2012, was one of the top 25 most innovative and useful tool for teachers by the International Society for Technology in Education.It not only promotes creativity, but allows children to create intuitive expressions and emotions. Recommended for ages 4+.
StickerSudoku - Exactly like Sudoku, but replaces the numbers with stickers. One useful aspect of this app is that if the child incorrectly places an animal, it turns upside down, but stays in place.This allows for discussion of why the placement is incorrect and allows the child to use problem solving skills instead of simple trial and error. Recommended ages: 4-7 years old. Compatibility: Req. iOS 3.1+. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Price: Free