Mr. Potato Head – Create & Play

App Review
Additional Description

The Mr Potato Head app follows the classic children’s game in a digital format. Students can create a My Potato Head by choosing a theme (e.g. pirates) and body pieces. Students can then choose a scene and create an interactive activity with the characters.

Format iPhone, iPad
Age Range under school, early primary
Motivators noise/auditory, visual
Curriculum/Goal Areas literacy, critical/ creative, personal social
Evidence-based Intervention Highly Structured Supports, Family Involvement
Targeted Skills The app could be used to develop language & comprehension skills, create narratives or develop touch screen skills.
Great For
  • Following instructions to find body parts
  • Commenting and requesting related to which body parts to use
  • Talking about what the characters are doing and what might happen next.
  • Developing touch screen skills in a fun and interactive way.
Please Consider
  • The app only comes with some scenes in the free version and additional pieces and scenes must be purchased.
  • The app plays background music which may need to be turned off using the iPad inbuilt sound control.
Generalise Skills and Knowledge
  • Pictures can be saved from characters and scenes which could be printed for activities like show and tell, or narrative generation tasks. These could also be emailed in a literacy activity.
  • The app could be used to support a child in learning the vocabulary and sequence for playing Mr Potato Head, after which the actual game could be played in a group to support social skills development.

Developer: Originator Inc.

Price: free

This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad

Mr. Potato Head - Create & Play

Customer ratings: (23 ratings)
Category: Education, Games, Family, Educational
Languages: English
Rated: 4+

Updated: 04.02.2015
Version: 2.3
Size: 72.54 MB
Requirements: iPhone3GS-iPhone-3GS, iPadWifi-iPadWifi, iPad3G-iPad3G, iPodTouchThirdGen-iPodTouchThirdGen, iPhone4-iPhone4, iPodTouchFourthGen-iPodTouchFourthGen, iPad2Wifi-iPad2Wifi, iPad23G-iPad23G, iPhone4S-iPhone4S, iPadThirdGen-iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G-iPadThirdGen4G, iPhone5-iPhone5, iPodTouchFifthGen-iPodTouchFifthGen, iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini-iPadMini, iPadMini4G-iPadMini4G, iPhone5c-iPhone5c, iPhone5s-iPhone5s, iPadAir-iPadAir, iPadAirCellular-iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina-iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular-iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPhone6-iPhone6, iPhone6Plus-iPhone6Plus, iPadAir2-iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular-iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3-iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular-iPadMini3Cellular, iPodTouchSixthGen-iPodTouchSixthGen, iPhone6s-iPhone6s, iPhone6sPlus-iPhone6sPlus, iPadMini4-iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular-iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro-iPadPro, iPadProCellular-iPadProCellular, iPadPro97-iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular-iPadPro97Cellular, iPhoneSE-iPhoneSE, iPhone7-iPhone7, iPhone7Plus-iPhone7Plus, iPad611-iPad611, iPad612-iPad612, iPad71-iPad71, iPad72-iPad72, iPad73-iPad73, iPad74-iPad74

The Mr. Potato Head character comes to life like never before!

The Mr. Potato Head - Create & Play App features the lovable Mr. Potato Head in his first starring role in a mobile app. Relive childhood memories of Mr. Potato Head and bring him ...

Screenshots Mr. Potato Head - Create & Play

Screenshots Mr. Potato Head - Create & Play for iPad

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