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Educational (29 programs)

  1. Platformer Toolkit

    1.1
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    Learn how platformer characters’ formed

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Firsthand experience in the platformer characters development, Packed with realistic game elements, Tweak functions to your liking, Free to play
    CONS: Missing help button
  2. Digital Logic Sim

    0.25
    • 2
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    Free and simple digital logic simulator

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Neat and minimalist user interface, Uses click and drag system , Generates its own gates
    CONS: Lacks in-program tutorial , Requires knowledge of circuits and truth tables
  3. Reader Rabbit Preschool

    1.0
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    A fun game of animals for kids that’s equally informative

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Learning in a fun way, Two modes: adventure and practice, Augments thinking skills, Boosts creativity
    CONS: Kids may find using the controller difficult, Graphics look outdated, Slow progress, Dull music
  4. Medieval Math Battle

    1.6
    • 2
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    Conquer your enemies and learn about math in Medieval Math Battle

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Bonus rewards encourage extended play, Difficulty adjusts to challenge players, Fun, kid-friendly theme, Character customization options
    CONS: Dated, simplistic graphics, Getting hit even when you're right is discouraging, No option to mute sound, Little appeal for older children
  5. Fairy - Paint by Numbers - Coloring for Girls - Free

    2.1
    • 2
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    Free Virtual Coloring Book for Children

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Children can learn mathematical fundamentals, The color palette can be modified, Soothing background music is included, This program is free to download
    CONS: A limited number of images to color, Not compatible with 32-bit processors, More suitable for girls than boys, Might be a bit too simplistic for older children
  6. Peekaboo Vehicles

    1.0
    • 2
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    A fun, yet educational game of clouds and vehicles for young kids

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Easy to play, Simple user interface, Nicely done sounds and animations, Fun and modern art style
    CONS: Too basic a game, Can get repetitive and boring quickly, No proper storyline or theme, More vehicles could have been there
  7. Giraffe's Matching Zoo

    1.1
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    A Zoo-Based Game That’s Ideal for Preschoolers

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Extremely easy to play, 25 funny animals, Original soundtrack, No violence in the garb of entertainment
    CONS: Not for adults, Graphics could be better, Not a lot of levels, App support could be better
  8. Heydooda! The kitty says: Hello animal kids

    1.1.0
    • 2
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    Help Kids to Learn with Heydooda! The kitty says: Hello animal kids

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Has an educational element., Colourful graphics will appeal to kids., Gameplay simple enough for very small children., Good range of different animals.
    CONS: Will not appeal to older children., Some sprites are a little indistinct., Payment required for certain features., Parents may find sound effects annoying.
  9. Montessori Crosswords

    1.1
    • 2
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    A tool for teaching very young children different words

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Includes 21 different visual effects , A child may learn up to 300 words , Has a movable alphabet for word construction , Sounds out one version of each letter
    CONS: Cheap graphics that look dated and quickly drawn up , Letter colors make it more difficult for dyslexic people , Thin fonts are not child friendly , Requires adult operation if children are to learn from it
  10. Color by Numbers - Animals +

    2.0
    • 2
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    A color-by-numbers game for young children

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Change the shade of each color if you wish, Colored images are saved automatically, Simple enough for children to master, The arithmetic puzzle is a novel idea
    CONS: It has very poor replayablity value, Children may quickly become bored of the game’s arithmetic features, Need a wider variety of usable images, Some of the images look cheap and hastily constructed
  11. Color by Numbers - Halloween - Free

    2.1
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    Celebrate Halloween Creatively with Color by Numbers - Halloween - Free

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: A range of pictures to colour, Captures the spirit of Halloween, Has a spectrum of colours to choose, Some aspects are educational
    CONS: Will not appeal to older children, Tied to a specific time of year, Certain images require payment, Very small children might find it too spooky
  12. Brain App

    2.1
    • 2
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    Fun and Challenging Brain-Training Application

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Brain App does not need much memory., Daily tasks can be set within the preferences menu, Short-term tasks are ideal for those with busy schedules, All updates are free
    CONS: Older systems may not be supported, Will not work with 32-bit processors, Completion times can be impacted when using a mouse, Does not provide detailed analytical results
  13. Color by Numbers - Christmas - Free

    2.1
    • 2
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    Get into the Festive Spirit with Color by Numbers - Christmas - Free

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Has arrange of festive images, Educational as well as fun, Children will enjoy the sounds and music, Features an easy mode for very small children
    CONS: Most pictures require payment to access, Will not appeal to older kids, Lacks appeal outside of Christmastime, Some kids may find it repetetive
  14. Grimm's Red Riding Hood ~ 3D Interactive Pop-up Book

    1.0.3
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    A Real Book Reading Experience with a Good Dose of 3D

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Ideal for kids in the 2 to 5-year range, Multiple reading modes, Great sound effects, Beautiful musical score
    CONS: Freezes randomly, Pop-ups are not there on every page, The game portions could distract kids from the story, Limited number of languages (no Japanese, for instance)
  15. Color by Numbers - Christmas +

    2.0
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Fun Christmas-Themed Digital Coloring Application

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Sound effects are included, There are numerous high-quality images to enjoy, Children will love the calming background music, A mode has been designed for children under four
    CONS: 46.2 megabytes of memory is somewhat hefty, There is no option to add new images, No automatic printing feature, Older children might find this game slightly repetitive
  16. Adding Apples

    1.1
    • 2
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    Teach Basic Match to Kids in a Fun and Engaging Way

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Makes basic math fun and easy, The counting structure is nicely done, Well-designed interface, Interactive 3D graphics
    CONS: The starting and addition group apples are not kept separate, No setting for 20+20, Most kids would surpass this app fairly quickly, No other fruits or vegetables used
  17. Robot School. Programming For Kids

    1.0.1
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Robot School - Teaches children the basics of programming

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Ideal for young children, Interactive and fun, Encourages development of young minds, Very well priced
    CONS: Doesn't have a debugging mode, No ability to save completed programs, Size of programming window is fixed, No ability to enter code using swift language
  18. Children`s Animal Jigsaw Puzzles

    1.8
    • 2
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    Learn about Animals with Children`s Animal Jigsaw Puzzles

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Contains three games in one., Helps kids to learn about animals., Good-quality photographs., Plenty of animal jigsaw puzzles.
    CONS: Too simple for older children., Graphics inconsistent between games., Parents may find animal noises annoying., The maze game is of limited educational value.
  19. Lola's Alphabet Train FREE

    4.0.3
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Make learning fun with Lola's Alphabet Train

    License
    Free Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Colorful, appealing graphics, Encouraging virtual rewards for success, No time limits or wrong-answer penalties, Helps build basic literacy skills
    CONS: Limited number of games, Useful only to younger students, Repetitive music, Objects can be hard to distinguish on smaller screens
  20. Abby First Words

    1.2
    • 2
    • (No votes yet)

    Word games for childhood language development

    License
    Paid Download
    Language
    English
    Platform
    mac
    PROS: Bright, colourful images, Wide selection of available words, Adaptable difficulty level, Two word games in one
    CONS: Few available avatars, mostly boys, Very repetitive game, Images not very well designed, Occasional misspellings

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