Introduce your child to Phonics with new game Alphabet Hotel

Alphabet Hotel Literacy game

Our brilliant new phonics game Alphabet Hotel helps kids discover the letters of the alphabet and corresponding sounds, giving them a great head start in learning to read and write. What is Alphabet Hotel? Alphabet Hotel features four mini-games to help children discover letters and sounds from the English alphabet within each room of the … Read More

Clever Brenda: A Hopster Original kids tv show

Clever Brenda A Hopster Original kids tv show

Here at Hopster, we’re on a mission to promote ‘accidental learning’, where kids happen upon information and pick up skills accidentally while playing. As part of this, we have commissioned our own learning show, Clever Brenda. This brand new series helps preschoolers understand cycles that can be found in nature and in the world around … Read More

What’s wrong with advertising to children?

What's wrong with advertising to children, What's wrong with advertising to kids, harmful effects of advertising on children,

Parents are increasingly concerned about the influence of advertising on their children’s lives – and with good reason. Hopster is a 100% ad-free kids app. Advertising to children is an approach we have deliberately chosen not to take, both within the app and promoting our product. We wanted to explain a little more about why … Read More

Two Minute Tales: A Hopster Original kids tv show

We have a very exciting addition to our line up of brilliant kids tv shows. It’s something different for us – a Hopster Original series. Two Minute Tales is our brand new collection of fast paced animated fairy tales. It takes traditional stories and retells them with the addition of some surprising and imaginative twists. … Read More

How to keep young children busy on long trips

How to keep young children busy on long trips, how to keep toddlers busy on long road trips

Holidays are a great time for families to unwind and relax. Unfortunately, in order to get to your destination you have to travel there – and that’s when the trouble can start. Whether you are travelling by car, plane, train, or spaceship – going on holiday with young children (especially toddlers & preschoolers) can be … Read More