The iMums are very pleased announce the second in our series of iPad Mini giveaways with a prize package sponsored by four developers who make great educational apps –KeyStageFun, Ansel and Clair, Busy Bee Studios and Baby Learns. The iPad mini is a great size for children – lighter and easier to carry than the original iPad, but with access to the same great catalog of apps. The prize package, which totals to over $400, includes all you need to get started:-

  • A new Apple iPad mini 16GB WiFi;
  • A Cygnett Workmate shock-absorbing iPad mini case;
  • A huge collection of apps to kickstart your iTunes library!

Introducing our sponsors:

KeyStageFun was founded by a British father of two Ian Knapp. He was inspired to create his first app by his daughter learning her times tables, and he wanted to find a fun, interactive way of helping her and make the learning process more enjoyable. He has created a series of cute characters – Squeebles who star in the apps and are part of the very creative built-in reward systems. KeyStageFun currently have 6 apps in the appstore 5 maths ones and Squeebles Spelling. The iMums have reviewed Squeebles fractions and Squeebles Spelling, To learn more about KeyStageFun, check out our developer interview. We currently have a giveaway for 5 bundles of Squeebles apps here.

20121112-203850.jpgAnsel and Clair are explorers from the planet Virtoos who wish to learn more about the Earth, they are the stars of an award winning series of educational apps from Cognitive Kid. Cognitive Kid creates engaging, immersive, and interactive educational apps. The company was founded in 2010 by two parents passionate about preparing children to be successful and competitive in the 21st century. The Ansel and Clair apps combine thought-provoking educational content with engaging gameplay and thrilling interactions that keep children engaged and entertained. In Ansel and Clair’s Adventures in Africa they explore Africa learning about its geography, history, flora and fauna. In Ansel and Clair Cretaceous Dinosaurs, they travel back in time to visit the cretaceous dinosaurs. Their most recent app Ansel & Clair: Paul Revere’s Ride was recently reviewed by The iMums, it is an animated, immersive, interactive, history lesson teaching the student about the period that led up to the American Revolutionary War.

Busy Bee Studios began in 2007 as a small creative house, producing web-based games, activities and websites for clients in the kids’ entertainment and educational markets. Busy Bee’s owner, a mom developer with two young children, started looking into app development because she wanted to find apps that engaged her kids, but that still met her high standards as a mom. The iMums have reviewed their first app Zoo Train (created for her train-loving son), Bug Games (created for her Bug-crazy daughter!), Giggle Ghosts, and their newest, the award-winning Even Monsters Get Sick. These apps have kept the studio happy and busy, with many more apps in the works! To learn more about Busy Bee Studios, check out our developer interview.

20121112-204330.jpgBaby Learns series of apps by Bebebe Co. Bebebe was started by a small group of designers and software engineers from Belarus. Here is what they say about themselves: “We at Bebebe are all parents with small kids. They are our teachers in the art of play and our inspiration. Our kids are co-creators and early beta testers of our apps. We are extremely enthusiastic about our work, at Bebebe, and our goal is to make the best apps that enable kids to enjoy learning.” The exceptional feature of Baby Learns apps is the voiceover recorder, which allows you to create your own custom voiceover in any language, and even share it with Baby Learns’ community. The iMums have reviewed their app Baby Learns Colors.

Cygnett designs, develops and manufactures innovative digital accessories for the world’s most popular gadgets and technology. From cases and accessories for iPod, iPhone, iPad, smartphones and tablets to portable speakers, earphones, power products and laptop bags. The Workmate case features a heavy duty and impact cushioning layered design. The dual material case is shock-absorbing without adding bulk, offering robust defence when at work or play.

Don’t forget to also visit our  Mini-Madness Page where you will find links to our other iPad Mini Giveaways: Wonderful OneTerrific TwoTantalizing Three, Fantastic Four and Fabulous Five and our Giveaways Page where you can enter to win more great prizes. Each giveaway has its own rafflecopter – you can find them all here

THERE IS A SEPARATE RAFFLECOPTER FOR EACH IPAD MINI GIVEAWAY SO MAKE SURE YOU VISIT ALL OF THE PAGES AND ENTER EACH RAFFLECOPTER. (Links are in pink above). COME BACK DAILY AS THEIR ARE SOME TASKS WHERE YOU EARN EXTRA ENTRIES EACH DAY.


Giveaway

Please enter via the Rafflecopter widget below. The giveaway is open worldwide, you must be over 18 years old to enter. The winners must contact The iMums within 48 hours of being announced to claim their prize and must have a valid postal address. We notify winners by email as well as announcing on our website, so make sure info(at)theimum.com is on your safe senders list so the email doesn’t get caught in your spam filter or junk mail folder.

There is no charge to enter this giveaway – you just need to give some social media love and help us spread the word about the giveaways. There is one mandatory step to complete- the blog post comment, any additional steps are completely optional. However, you must complete all steps on the first page to be able to unlock the other options. The more steps you complete, the more entries you will have in the giveaway. When the winners name is drawn their entry will be verified and they will be disqualified if they have not done the steps they claim to have done. Please ensure you have read and understand our Terms & Conditions. Good luck!

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