Best iPad Apps for Children age 6 to 9 Reviewed

Best iPad Art and Creativity Apps for Children on iPad or iPad Mini

The iPad fits this age group almost as well as a full-scale multi-storey bouncy castle during a paint-ball fight.  In other words, they LOVE IT. They can paint, make music, direct movies and animated cartoons. They collage, montage, crosshatch and spray paint... they can run through mazes, sort through 'secret' puzzles and even memorize the entire periodic table... they even communicate with their relatives in a safe and secure way...  the iPad for this age group is a MUST. Here are the best iPad Apps for Children of this age. Our latest reviews are listed firsts, and go back in time from there.


Just like Grampa's but without the wooden box and metal ball!


Brilliant mystery 'Who did it?' game offering single and collaborative play! Up to four players can help to find the missing ring!


Well loved fast action child friendly Tower Defence game with upgrades, power ups, special agents and thousands of balloons for enemies!!!


Realistic counting puzzles to help your child with mental arithmetic and money confidence!


Simple app perfect for early readers with multiple choice answers to fully engage your child!


Create your own clothing designs, from 4 different garment types and hundreds of decoration possibilities!


Stephen Hawking's intuitive educational app explains the principles that control our universe and facilitates learning via experimentation.


Totally comprehensive Learn to Write app with excellent work records and statistics by child.


Decorate Christmas Trees with baubles, lights, decorations and presents...fun and relaxing with a selection of Christmas music!


Excellent spelling and recognition app in 4 languages for reading aged children and upwards.


A beautiful, colourful, environmentally conscious games app created with crochet.


Fast Action Arcade style game for older kids and adults that's totally unique...control the giant space crab and stop the invaders!


Creative and fun filled platform game: the Number One 2D Building app we've found!


Fast action Aussie game where you need to control the cargo trains into the right stations...avoiding a crash!


Great pirate adventure story with games and activities to engage!


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!


Excellent new way to play chess against a chess champion opponent who amends their skill level to match yours after each game.


Great space shooting arcade game that's fast action, high definition and a lot of furious fun for older kids (and adults!)


Learn upper and lower case letters, phonics, and words by sight in this excellent educational app for learning to read and spell.


Excellent and hilariously funny word game. Laugh while learning about verbs, nouns, adjectives and creating silly stories!


Totally comprehensive App for learning how to write letters, numbers and shapes suitable for pre-school children upwards.


Wonderfully informative and interactive app covering the main subjects of our solar system.


Totally unique game of creativity, problem solving and unlimited imagination...type in any word and watch it come to life!


An excellent creativity app to make, bake and decorate all shapes of cakes with literally thousands of options!


Excellent educational game of creativity, engineering and skill that stretches the imagination!


Kids Age 6 - 9

Kids this age are getting big.  They've mastered their fine motor skills, love runnning and jumping, and can work at things for longer periods of time.  They love challenges, puzzles, maths problems, mazes and word games.  They're sounding out words (if not reading full-on already!), and enjoying funny language.  They're so enthusiastic about just about everything and their capacity to learn is incredible.  With the most creative iPad Apps you child can expand their mind. With the best iPad games Apps they can challenge their brains, with the iPad reviews we hope to help you help them!  Enjoy your iPad and enjoy your child while they're young!

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