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The next generation of education games for our kids

Developer description

Learnia covers spelling and common core math for grade 1, 2, and 3.

Kids explore a 3D world ... More

Editor's review Page 1 of 3

Published 23 Feb 2018

We've all heard how video games are potentially bad for our kids development. They spend too much time on them. They socially isolate them and stop them from getting the right amount of exercise. They're bad for their eyes. Someone even suggested that they can cause brain damage!!! However, I was reading an article recently that detailed the opposite side of the argument. It highlighted the positive side of educational games for kids and discussed how they could be used to improve a child's focus, help them with their problem solving skills and boost their creativity as well as reducing stress levels. I guess it all depends on the quality and suitability of the games that parents choose to share.

Learnia is one such game. For a start, this educational game for kids from age 4 upwards is designed especially for the very child friendly iPad platform. It features beautiful 3D worlds for kids to explore and learn while also having a lot of fun. Learnia teaches math and spelling grades from 1 to 3 - with math following the Common Core state standards - with hundreds of fun challenges, exercises and lectures inside the charming and often quite beautiful interface. The app is free to download and there are many free lessons inside with no subscription necessary and no annoying ads. However, there are in-App purchases available if parents wish to take it further than the basic model.

Rather than teachers or parents setting the schedule, Learnia is...