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The Best New iPhone Apps for Kids

There are thousands of apps that have been produced for every member of the family. If you’re looking for the best new iPhone apps for kids, you’re in luck! Some of the apps are educational while others are for creative art and fun. The apps are cool with music that you might even enjoy yourself. Let’s take a look at five of the best new apps that can keep your kid entertained:

Wheels on the Bus

This is a creative, fun application and an interactive game designed professionally to offer kids great fun. It consists of a toy bus on the screen. It involves the user touching various objects on the screen in order to perform tasks. For instance, a child can touch the wheels and they initiate a spinning motion. Touching the door will cause it to open. Virtually, you can cause any objects on the screen to produce sounds by touching them.

In addition, there is cool music that plays in the background. You can set your preference settings to have either the music or instrumental only. The app supports multiple languages including English, Spanish, Italian, French and German.


With this app, you can create balloon animals, play with them, and destroy by popping them. An iPhone is capable of sensing air blown through the microphone and also sense motion. This app takes advantage of these two amazing features.

You begin with choosing the animal to create, blow into the microphone to inflate the balloons, and then shake your iPhone to turn the virtual balloons into the animal shape that was chosen. The app features seven balloon animals that you can create. To pop the balloonimal, you just touch the screen and you are done!

Tic Tac Toe Free

This has been a great game for kids even on other platforms other than the iPhone. It is quite easy for kids to learn and play comfortably. It features two modes: single-player and two-player modes. For a single player, your child can play against the computer. Playing against the computer allows the player to choose between three different levels of difficulty.

Even adults enjoy playing the game. Most of the adults who play tic tac toe do it over the internet with a Wi-Fi or 3G connection. You can interrupt the gameplay as you wish because all your game progress will be saved. So, don’t be scared even if you received a call in the midst of your gameplay.


This is one of the best apps that can be used to engage kids in good fun as well as stimulating their minds. It is categorized as an educational app. The game is played by linking letters to score points. It consists of a board with letters arranged in adjacent columns. You make the words by tracing a finger, horizontally or vertically, from one letter to another and complete a word. This app is appealing to both kids and adults. It takes advantage of the iPhone’s motion sensors.


This app suits toddlers perfectly. The game consists of random animal pairs on your screen. You play by touching an animal picture followed by touching its corresponding animal to complete the pair. The goal here is to complete as many pairs as possible and score points.