Aimed at toddlers and preschool kids, Interactive Alphabet helps children learn the alphabet in a fun and interactive way. iLounge dubbed it the best kids app of the year.
A step forward from Interactive Alphabet, this app helps kids learn how to write and read their first words. It's aimed at kids up to 7 years old and utilizes phonics (the sound of letters) for education.
Your child might well be a Picasso in the making; why not harness their artistic vision? This iPad app provides an electronic canvas to draw, paint and color any way you want.
The iWriteWords iPad app focuses on handwriting and turns learning into a game for kids. There's even a cool tracing feature that saves you paper.
Another iPad app that promotes creativity, Create a Car has 65 different vehicle parts and even allows a child to save their design to a virtual garage.
Aimed at elementary school kids, the MathBoard iPad app resembles a real-life blackboard and features maths quizzes and tutorials.
With tunes such as "The Wheels on the Bus" and "Row Row Row your Boat," kids can use the iPad as their own personal karaoke machine.
This iPad game encourages kids to solve literacy and numeracy problems to find the hidden treasure.
Designed by parents, kids just have to tap the iPad to see and listen to 312 different pictures and sounds of animals, vehicles and musical instruments.
The Fish School HD app features schools of fish that transform themselves into different letters, numbers, shapes and colors.Price: $2.49