The Jellybean Tunes App Report 89: Counting Coins, Night Zookeeper, and the Monkeys' Quest

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Grab a free Wubbzy superhero app. Browse an intriguing collection of African folk tales. Play games for preschoolers with "Duckie Deck", turn the science of fluid dynamics into a game with "The Fluid Ether," and learn math with "Money Math: Counting Coins." All this, plus "Night Zookeeper Teleporting Torch" (no I'm not telling - you'll have to read the app description on that one) and more this week from our family-friendly app network.

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- Garry Froehlich | Jellybean Tunes

Apps for Little Ones

Wubbzy’s 123 Learn & Play

Wubbzy's 123 Learn & Play

by Cupcake Digital

Learning to count is as easy as 1-2-3 in a NEW educational app from award-winning developers Cupcake Digital and the producers of the Emmy award-winning Nick Jr. TV series Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Interactive tracing activities promote number recognition and writing, while playful counting games help develop early math skills. Fun tap-to-paint coloring pages and sing-along music videos starring Wubbzy and his friends add to the excitement. (Watch Video)

iPhone and iPad: $1.99, Google Play: $1.99, Amazon: $1.99, Nook: $1.99


DuckieDeck Collection: Educational Games for Kids! Digital mixture of toys for your toddler and preschooler, simple and safe games for children and parents. Fun for the whole family - come smile with us! Play, learn, smile - Together!

Duckie Deck Collection

by Duckie Deck Development

The new Duckie Deck app is a collection of six friendly and safe games targeted for kids aged 2-5 years. Our preschool games teach important life values, solve the most common childhood problems, and support the development of kids' creativity. These six brand new games will: - help get used to the darkness - teach how to take care of pets - introduce picky eaters to different fruit.

iPhone and iPad: $1.99, Google Play: $1.50


I Know My World

I Know My World

by Shakuro, Inc

Have you ever thought that your children would be able to read at the age of 2 or even earlier? Just show them I know my World application. It is an exciting way to learn new words and memorize how to read them with the help of colorful cards and a friendly voice-over naming the pictures. Simple & fascinating!

iPad: Free + In-App Purchases from $0.99 to $2.99


Books

The Lazy Chicken

The Lazy Chicken

by Inncite Limited

According to the High Priest, the gods are angry hence, they have struck the town with a terrible famine. Everyone is worried. Well, everyone except for 'Adiye', the sleepy Chicken. The King has spoken; the message, delivered by a good friend, 'Ekute' the Rat. So, what sacrificial offering are the gods asking for in order to lift the curse? Will the dramas eventually prompt Adiye out of his sleepy state? Find out in 'The Lazy Chicken'.

iPhone: $0.99, iPad: $0.99, Google Play: $1.00


The Monkeys' Quest

The Monkeys' Quest

by Inncite Limited

The Monkeys' Quest is adapted from the Yoruba African culture. What happens when the Monkeys suddenly stop disapproving of their looks? Well, the Monkeys have taken a stance against the Humans and are ready to measure up with them, whatever it takes. If you have ever wondered why Monkeys look like Humans, follow them on their mission to find out. Includes Cultural tips, Games and folksongs.

iPhone: $0.99, iPad: $0.99, Google Play: $1.00


Wubbzy The Superhero

Wubbzy the Superhero

by Cupcake Digital

It's Wonder Wubbzy and Flower Power Daizy to the rescue in this feature-rich, deluxe storybook app, Wubbzy The Superhero. No job is too big -or too small- for these superheroes. Help Wubbzy and Daizy rescue a poodle in a tree, find the lost key to Wuzzleburg and more in this madcap adventure. Kids and grown-ups will love the tap-and-play interactivity, read-along narration and fun-filled mini-games throughout. FREE from AUGUST 1-4 (Watch Video)

iPhone and iPad: Free, Google Play: $1.99, Amazon: Free, Nook: $1.99


Oluronbi

Oluronbi

by Inncite Limited

Oluronbi is a popular folktale from the Yoruba African culture. Oluronbi, a pretty young lady has everything going for her except a child. Her sadness is about to be broken, thanks to the kindhearted Iroko Spirit. Oluronbi's desperation and attitude are put to the test. This is a story of trust and attitude with cultural and moral lessons for the audience. Includes folksongs, cultural tips and games.

iPhone: $0.99, iPad: $0.99, Google Play: $0.99


Creative Play

Night Zookeeper Teleporting Torch

Night Zookeeper Teleporting Torch

by Wonky Star

Night Zookeeper Teleporting Torch is a unique creative drawing app in which children receive and take on new missions everyday, helping the Night Zookeeper look after all the magical animals in the night zoo. Our passion is to spark imaginations and develop children's literacy and artistic skills. In our magical world, kids create their very own animals from scratch and then care for them by completing fun, creative drawing and writing games. Can you turn a shoe into an amazing animal? Imagine what a Lionfish looks like? Or paint an ocean... without the colour blue? (Watch Video)

iPad: $0.99


Math

Money Math: Counting Coins

Money Math: Counting Coins

by Smart Apps 4 Kids

Money Math helps your little ones count coins. There are 9 different screens or ways for your child to add or subtract US coins. We also have 3 different levels the children can select from. That's not all; we have some additional educational material about the 50 US stated and coins. The parents can keep track of up to 4 different player's statistics to see how they are doing. In the app, the child's goal is to help General George retrieve 50 lost magical coins from the naughty Benny Arnold. (Watch Video)

iPad: $2.99


Parents

Reward Board

Reward Board

by Lunapip

Reward Board is a 21st century take on the traditional reward chart. A fun, interactive way to help children develop good behavior and habits. These are some of the benefits that Reward Board provides: encourages good behavior, encourages children to complete tasks such as finishing schoolwork, gives children goals to work towards, and provides a sense of achievement - children can see their progress on the colorful reward board.

iPhone and iPad: $0.99


Science

The Fluid Ether

The Fluid Ether

by Iridescent

In The Fluid Ether, students learn about the physics of fluid dynamics through game play. Players turn jets on and off to create patterns of play that accomplish simple level objectives like breaking blocks and collecting coins. Players move through increasingly difficult tasks, picking up knowledge of scientific principles along the way. By making learning active and tied to gameplay, student gain an intuitive feel for these physics principles while playing the game.

iPhone and iPad: Free


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