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#1 FeralZupee

Posted 14 December 2012 - 01:53 PM

I've just purchased an IPad, and we will be taking a long haul flight next week with our 18month old DD. I'm looking for suggestions for good toddler apps and/or where to download things for her to play with/view on the plane.

Any suggestions?

#2 B.feral3

Posted 14 December 2012 - 02:08 PM

I only bought our iPad last so I'm not much help but will be keeping an eye on the thread!!

I did come across this FB page though. They post kids apps that are usually paid but for a limited time they are available for free.

http://www.facebook.com/smartappsforkids?fref=ts

#3 kristin5

Posted 14 December 2012 - 02:34 PM

The Disneyland Explorer app is brilliant, my son loves it. There is another app he uses to draw, but I am not sure of the name of it (will check when I get home).

#4 kristin5

Posted 14 December 2012 - 05:07 PM

Ok, I have checked my ipad and the app is called Preschool - it has all different sections such as drawing, games, maths, reading and writing.

#5 Lauren Bell

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:17 AM

Great idea! Did the same thing for my DD for a flight.
Try the fisher price apps. Just type in "fisher price"



#6 BlueSheep

Posted 16 December 2012 - 04:50 AM

Little fox music box

#7 FeralZupee

Posted 16 December 2012 - 05:34 AM

Thanks everyone!

#8 bonnybabe

Posted 16 December 2012 - 05:40 AM

monkey lunchbox

#9 bees-knees

Posted 16 December 2012 - 06:30 AM

My little one loves:
Play Home
Nighty-night
SoundTouch
VideoTouch
MusicColor
Glow Draw

#10 Pssst...

Posted 16 December 2012 - 06:49 AM

DD1 (2 years) loves:

Rocket speller app
The Hungry Caterpillar app
Sandra Boynton's The Going to Bed app
ABC for kids app
Peekaboo barn (we have this in iPhone not sure if it's also available for iPad)

Mostly though she loves episodes of bananas in pyjamas that DH has saved on there. I reckon if we were to fly long haul today, she would watch the three or four episodes over and over!!

DD is a bit of a gadget junkie and it always results in a bit of a tantrum when we take the phone or iPad away, so we would have to save pulling these out on a flight as our last resort!

#11 ChickenortheEgg?

Posted 16 December 2012 - 07:18 AM

QUOTE (kristin5 @ 14/12/2012, 06:07 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Ok, I have checked my ipad and the app is called Preschool - it has all different sections such as drawing, games, maths, reading and writing.



Awesome app!

#12 nik_klinger

Posted 16 December 2012 - 01:13 PM

Any app by Duck Duck Moose, they're all good

#13 miajas

Posted 16 December 2012 - 01:23 PM

Dora dress up - paid app
Play School Art Maker - free app
Talking Ginger or Talking Santa - free app

Edited by miajas, 16 December 2012 - 01:26 PM.





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