ACE Preconference Workshop and Session App List #AKLA

ACE Preconference Workshop and Session
E-books, Apps, Reports, Books and Review Sources
Anchorage, 2014
(for iPad/iOS unless otherwise noted)


Happy Hippo, Angry Duck by Sandra Boynton (available for Nook, Kindle also)
Goodnight iPad (available for Kindle and Nook also)
ICDL – Free Books for Children – International Children’s Digital Library (iOS app web-based version also available): The Farmer’s Wife by Idries Shah and Three Little Pigs by Andrea Petrlik Huseinović

Book Apps

The Artist Mortimer
Bean’s Baby (also available for Android)
Bob Books
Byron Barton Books
Curly Hair, Straight Hair
Dr. Seuss
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore
Five Little Monkeys
A Frog Thing
Go Away, Big Green Monster! for iPad
The Going to Bed Book (part of The Boynton Collection, available for Android also)
Hairy McClary from Donaldson’s Dairy (with ASL)
How Rocket Learned to Read
Four Little Corners
Little Golden Books
The Monster at the End of This Book…starring Grover! (also available for Kindle)
Pat the Bunny
Polar Bear Horizon – Smithsonian Oceanic Collection
Pop Out! The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Wild about Books
Winter Is
Wooly Mammoth in Trouble- Smithsonian Prehistoric Pals

Play, Creation & Storytelling Apps

20 Welcome Words
30hands: Create & Show What You Know
Animal Sounds- Toddler Fun Game
Awesome Xylophone
Don’t Let the Pigeon Run This App!
Endless Alphabet (also available for Android)
Endless Reader
Eric Carle’s My Very First App
Felt Board
Felt Board- Mother Goose on the Loose
Grow a Reader
Keynote (apple presentation app)
My Story
National Geographic Kids
Peekaboo Fridge (Kindle, Android, and Nook coming soon)
Peek-a-Zoo: Toddler Peekaboo at the Zoo
Power Point (Microsoft presentation program)
Puppet Pal Theatre
Sock Puppets
Together Time with Song and Rhyme for Parent and Preschooler Play
The Traditional Storyteller

Read Together Online Apps and Services

Kindoma Storytime
A Story Before Bed

Tool for Free and Reduced Cost Apps

App Friday (also available via website)

App Review Sources

Common Sense Media
Digital Storytime (book apps)
Horn Book: Out of the Box
Kirkus Reviews: iPad Apps
School Library Journal: Touch & Go

Free Apps and Apps for Free

How Do I find Apps for Free?
Join the Little eLit Think Tank! (promo codes)

Mentioned Reports and Links about Kids, Libraries, and New Media

AAP: Children Adolescents & the Media
Every Child Ready to Read
Flotsam Transmedia Experience
Google Glass
Growing Young Minds
Mother Goose on the Loose
NAEYC Position Statement
Pioneering Literacy
Programming is the New Literacy
Screen Time ALSC Book Club


Giving Our Children a Fighting Chance by Susan Neuman and Donna Celano
Screen Time by Lisa Guernsey

Contact Information
Cen Campbell, Little eLit

Claudia Haines, Homer Public Library and Little eLit


Posted on March 1, 2014, in Literacy. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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