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All Special Needs Apps

iPad Family has reviewed quite a few Education Apps for children, and many of them are useful in certain Special Needs environments. All of these Apps are top of their class, and are well worth considering. We only post the best Apps. You may also be interested in activating portions of the screen to be UN-tappable...

Each of these iPad Apps are high quality and are Apps we recommend. Our most recent additions are listed first.

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All Special Needs Apps we recommend:

Storybook adventure for toddlers, young children and special needs, with lots of interactivity, music and colour!
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Realistic counting puzzles to help your child with mental arithmetic and money confidence!
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Beautiful story about the importance of being yourself, perfect for young children!
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Toddler touch and watch app that is beautiful, creative and totally fun!
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A real 3D Adventure game for little ones...the sort that only their big brothers and sisters usually get to play!!!
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Well designed, educational and fun young children's interactive book and games.
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Simple app perfect for early readers with multiple choice answers to fully engage your child!
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Excellent educationally based pre-school app that has so much variety, one app covers it all!
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Host a birthday party for 3 guests with your choice of decorations, present and cake!
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Create your own clothing designs, from 4 different garment types and hundreds of decoration possibilities!
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Create exact patterns with coloured squares and shapes by copying the wide range of mosaic pictures.
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Explore chemistry concepts with easy to understand information and images.
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Totally comprehensive Learn to Write app with excellent work records and statistics by child.
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Excellent, easy to use, shop-keeper simulation app for toddlers, young children and special needs fun!
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Create your own Tea Party for 3 guests, serve tea, juice and a variety of cakes and biscuits.
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Design and decorate your own snowmen, trees and castles, great imaginative fun for small to older children and special needs.
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12 Beautifully illustrated, easy to use Christmas puzzle app with various skill levels and interactivity.
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A fly versus a man...who will win the Apple pie...? A funny story of dealing with flies!
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Decorate one of 5 Christmas Trees with baubles, lights, decorations and presents...fun and relaxing with a selection of Christmas music!
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Find the 9 lost objects with Moomin and reunite them with their owners to complete the book app, perfect for children 4 to 9 and special needs.
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Excellent spelling and recognition app in 4 languages for reading aged children and upwards.
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A beautiful, colourful, environmentally conscious games app created with crochet.
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Colourful interactive book app for young children about emotions, determination and friendship.
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Excellent book using a well known song. Cute imagery and plenty of fun activities for toddlers, young children and special needs.
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12 Animated jigsaw puzzles of cute sea animals with 4 levels of difficulty to suit all ages.
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Beautiful story about friendship, exploration and commitment as you join Dragon and Wolf on their adventures!
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Unleash your creativity and create a unique vehicle each time from hundreds of parts!
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Bed time story with relaxing music and cute imaginative activities. Let your toddler help Nott get to sleep and maybe you too!
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Excellent mazes with beautifully drawn fairy tale themes for toddlers, younger children and special needs.
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Group your images beautifully and artistically using this fluid and flexible app with hundreds of possibilities!
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Cute and colourful animal guessing game for toddlers and very young children.
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First rate educational and pictorial app covering everything to know about Dolphins.
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Educational and entertaining word app for children who are learning to read and spell.
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Hypnosis to aid relaxation and peaceful sleep that really works plus more tips on de-stressing and self hypnosis.
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Fun matching app for toddlers and young children, sure to cause spontaneous giggling!
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Gizmo the mouse lives on his own on the moon and is only interested in greed and selfishness until a visit to Earth teaches him the importance of friendship and sharing!
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Bio Girl and Eco Boy team up to sort out how to rid the planet of evil villain Bottlexo...a plastic monster who thrives on littering!
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Beautifully illustrated app for making and decorating your own gingerbread house!
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Unique animal jigsaw puzzles with colourful and vibrant illustrations that MOVE while you complete the puzzles!
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Learn upper and lower case letters, phonics, and words by sight in this excellent educational app for learning to read and spell.
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Excellent and hilariously funny word game. Laugh while learning about verbs, nouns, adjectives and creating silly stories!
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Beautifully illustrated educational book featuring 15 birds. Learn their names and how to spell them plus have fun with imaginative interactivity.
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Excellent book creator App for book writing, story telling, diary and memoirs. It's easy to use and versatile, perfect for toddlers upwards!
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Learn the states of Australia and their Capital cities in this well designed easy to use geography app.
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Totally comprehensive App for learning how to write letters, numbers and shapes suitable for pre-school children upwards.
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Excellent fully comprehensive alphabet learning app for young children and toddlers.
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Wonderfully informative and interactive app covering the main subjects of our solar system.
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An excellent creativity app to make, bake and decorate all shapes of cakes with literally thousands of options!
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Cute and colourful musical app for toddlers and young children that is fun and helps them to learn the musical notes and scale.
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Cute interactive book for any child who loves to build play houses and have exciting adventures!
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Excellent educational game of creativity, engineering and skill that stretches the imagination!
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Fun and Educational interactive game for young children providing an insight into caring for animals.
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Paint Easter Eggs with this revolutionary App that works like real paint!
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Excellent, easy to use animation studio with shapes, great educational and fun App for children of all ages.
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This is one of our favourite drawing and colouring Apps for all ages!
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Short stories with Pango and friends. This book features building a space rocket, a play at the park, putting on a magic show, cleaning up and a starry night.
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This educational story will make your little ones laugh...at the same time they are finding out all about lyrebirds (and a little about human behaviour too).
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20 educational and fun games for your little one while they learn about the traditional seasons and what makes them different.
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Unique driving adventure filled with lots of captivating activities for little ones.
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24 vehicle jigsaw puzzles with 3 levels of difficulty for challenge and fun.
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