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APPS FOR KIDS:
Bible Time by Bible Time - an interactive story-telling app for children, parents, and Sunday School teachers. Bible Time lets you re-create memorable scenes from Jesus’ life on the iPad or iPhone using six different stages, with over seventy props and characters! .99
And So You Were Born - a storybook where children learn of the great love that exists for them—from God’s love before and after birth, to love of family and friends—and about the purpose of giving that love in return, and spreading it to all others as we unite in our diversities. What makes it unique is the ability to personalize it for your child, the ability for the reader to insert their drawing onto a page, the interaction on each page as the child touch parts of the picture and the additional games that come with it. The innovative effects include wiping fog off the screen, causing rain to fall against the screen at different levels of intensity, and blowing into the mic to make objects move through touch/swipe capability that activates animations. $1.99 Click on this link to watch a review of the app; http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xnla17_and-so-you-were-born-ipad-app-review_people
Bible Coloring Book by Christian Bible Apps- 12 Old Testament coloring pages are easy to use by coloring with crayons or tap to fill shapes. Zoom in and out. You can even choose to color with crayons that magically stay within the lines! Additional coloring pages available for inapp purchase. Free
A Good Word- Word searches and hangman games for elementary age and up; verses from the Bible get filled in as the game is completed. Free
Bible Kids 3D- The Story of Christmas and The Prodigal Son - these apps are free and additional stories are available for purchase. Includes option to read along or read by yourself, along with games and puzzles. Free
Noah's Ark by Aguppy- Children build the ark, load the animals and experience other fun animations learning the Noah's Ark Story. $1.99
Bible Word Find by Portegeno Apps - Great for elementary age children with over 100 Bible word find games. $1.99
Jesus Calling for Kids- a daily devotional for kids. The first 7 days are free as a trial version, then the entire 365 days worth is $9.99
The ABC's of God - allows preschoolers to learn their letters by associating them with characteristics of God. $1.99
My First Bible Stories By Copenhagen Publishing House- Timeless favorite stories from the Bible, beautifully illustrated and simply retold for children ages 2 and up. Free but in app purchase depending on stories you select.
Bible Activities - New Testament/Old Testament By Copenhagen Publishing House -Let your kid be introduced to the favorite stories from the New Testament in a manner faithfully retold to God’s Word while at the same time having fun and being creative! Stories, puzzles and coloring are included in the games; no in app purchase. .99
Lift the Flap Bible Stories - By Copenhagen Publishing House - A classic concept which children love; touch activated flaps-to-open and sounds on every page. This app keeps toddlers and preschoolers busy as they learn best-loved Bible stories. Little fingers are helped through the stories by following the little star which leads through the stories as they touch and see what is hiding behind the star. Touching each of the 48 flaps will be a both fun and a great learning experience at the same time because the hidden surprises behind each flap will make it easier to remember the point of each story! 20 Bible Stories- .99
My Bible To Go by Copenhagen Publishing is an interactive Bible app with touch activated elements and sounds on every page which toddlers can enjoy. Artwork is created by American award winning children’s artist, Nancy Munger. 20 stories, 30 touch activated animations with sound, gif animations and self recording option. $1.99
BibleTeaches By NkiliWorks- Bible puzzle game made especially for ages 18 months - 99 years old. This colorful app blends cognitive skills, kids christian songs and bible story images into puzzle games. .99
Little Scribes: Bible Flash Cards, or Bible Pairs Game - Simple games for toddlers .99
WEBSITES/ONLINE GAMES FOR KIDS: The Bible in Legos: Click here for An example of a bible story on youtube using legos! There are lots of them online you can choose from, but always have an adult access youtube for you and check out the video before you watch it, some of the Bible in Lego stories are graphic!
Veggie Tales - This is a great site for young children. It has games, videos, activities, and more! There is even a daily Bible reading located at the bottom left hand of the screen. This site has no external adds and is a safe site for children.
http://dltk-bible.com/ Tons of Bible coloring sheets, games and crafts; you can search by Bible story or theme.
www.bibleislands.com Kids explore different islands as they learn Bible stories. You can try a free trial of this site to see if your kids like it.
http://gws.ala.org/ Great Websites for Kids is a compilation of exemplary websites geared to children from birth to age 14. Suggested sites are evaluated by a committee of the American Library Association. This is a great "filter" for families to use in looking at websites on numerous topics for kids.
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