This week in children's apps features an app for learning all about the songs of frogs, a challenging jigsaw puzzle for different age levels, and one that ushers in the new season.
Title: Noisy Frog Sing-Along
Publisher: Dawn Publications
Release Date: Sept 30, 2013
Background: The Noisy Frog Game challenges you to learn frog sounds and match their sound waves with the correct species.
Features: Scientifically accurate extreme close-up artwork, choose between “Read to Me” and “Read to Myself,” hear actual recorded frog and toad sounds, includes extra information about each featured species.
Title: Roxie's Puzzle Adventure
Publisher: OCG Studios
Release Date: Oct 7, 2013
Background: The illustrations of Roxie Munro playable as a jigsaw puzzle. The gigantic maze from the "Roxie's a-MAZE-ing Vacation Adventure" game app is divided into 16 different puzzles. Each puzzle can be played with various difficulty levels.
Features: Play up to 260 pieces on the iPad and 130 on the iPhone (children can start with as few as 6 pieces), up to 5 different players can play different puzzles, progress is stored.
Title: The Fall Festival -- Little Critter
Publisher: Oceanhouse Media
Release Date: Oct 9, 2013
Background: Join Little Critter and his family in this interactive book app on their road trip to the Fall Festival. While apple picking or going on hayrides, explore pictures, learn new vocabulary, and personalize the story with your own narration.
Features: Highlighted narration, record your own voice, select-a-scene.