[ubuntu-uk] Apps for kids

Chris Rowson christopherrowson at gmail.com
Fri Aug 6 23:41:04 BST 2010

> Well my kids (especially my 4 year old) loves TuxPaint (actually my
> elder two who are 10 and 8 love it too).  That would be a good start,
> make sure you also get the extra stamps package too.
> Other than that there is TuxMath, TuxTyping, GCompris, Super Tux and
> Frozen Bubble which should run reasonably well.
> Can't think of anything else off the top of my head but maybe have a
> look in the Ubuntu Software Centre for some other games etc (although
> some of the games might require a quicker CPU or 3D acceleration).
> I'd also possibly suggest maybe Xubuntu rather than Ubuntu on a 1GHz
> machine as it'll run a bit quicker.
> Rob

I'll check out those apps, cheers Rob :-)

Is edubuntu still alive? ISTR that it came with a load of apps for kids?

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