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App of the Week: Tons of kid-friendly activities

By Laura Devaney
October 20th, 2014

app-kidApp name: KidQuest

What is it? Doing fun activities with your kid shouldn’t be hard. KidQuest makes it easy with dozens of free things to make and build, with step by step illustrated guides.

Best for: Students, parents, and teachers

Price: Free

Requirements: iOS 7.0 or later

Features: KidQuest makes it easy to find and do the perfect activity. Digital scrapbooks of your creation are automatically created and ready to share with friends and family.

  • Engineer the best fort ever with nothing but newspaper and tape
  • Create a table-top soccer game that will be the hit of the party
  • Build an awesome bird feeder with stuff found in your kitchen and backyard
  • Make your own mind-blowing lava lamp
  • Create delicious and healthy frozen kiwi treats
  • Find the perfect activity by filtering for age, type, and time-required.
  • Audio instructions available for every step of every activity.
  • Shareable online galleries with pictures and videos of all your creations.
  • Earn badges with each quest you complete

Link: iTunes 

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Ascione Devaney is the Managing Editor, Content Services at eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's prestigious Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura