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Educational Apps That’ll Keep Kids Busy for Hours

It can be hard to keep kids occupied sometimes, especially when school is out. That's why you typically reach for tablets, phones, or other electronic devices for your kids to play with when they're bored. But it can be difficult to figure out which apps are worth downloading (and even buying) — let alone deciding which ones are safe and kid-friendly.

That's why the Good Housekeeping Institute tested a bunch of apps on the market and consulted our consumer panel (made up of real parents and their children!) in order to find the best ones to download. Whether your kid is in pre-school or high school, there are fun, educational, and even some free apps on this list for them, no matter what they're interested in. Grab your charger (or portable battery) and download the best apps for kids in 2019: