Tapestry Journal 4+

Online Learning Journal

The FSF Ltd

Designed for iPad

    • Free



This is the companion app for the families and staff using the Tapestry online learning journal in their school, nursery, or at their childminders.
You must have access to a Tapestry account in order to use this app.
The app is a pared-down version of the browser. You can use it to:
- Create, view, edit, and comment on observations
- View and comment on Memos and Activities
- Log into your account quickly using a PIN or biometrics
- Access and add to your child/children’s learning journal/s whilst offline
Privacy & Data Protection:
The school/nursery/childminder that purchased the Tapestry account is in charge of the data that is added to and stored in Tapestry; what is added, how long it is kept for, and who can see it.
We at Tapestry only use the data you enter to provide, fix and improve the service. We don’t use the data for marketing; we don’t share the data with others to do marketing.
You can read a copy of our GDPR compliant contract in the security section of our website: https://tapestry.info/security.html.

What’s New

Version 4.4.0

Feedback improvements.

Ratings and Reviews

4.9 out of 5
22.9K Ratings

22.9K Ratings

D.stokes ,


I love tapestry!

The features it provides for practitioners is amazing, exactly what every setting needs. Learning journals, send framework, day diary’s, 2 year progress checks and summative assessments, just naming some of them.

However, the app limits you from soooo much! You can only upload observations, which is quick and easy, I admit. But if you could add a day diary on there and progress checks, it means my staff can also have a quick and efficient way of uploading other reports. As you know it is difficult to find time to do these, so convenience is the key. I am finding easy paper tools which are not environmentally friendly to offer my staff the easiest way to document, which needs to be fit into their crazy day of nappy changing, snacks and craft activities.

The app would be perfect if there was an extra drop down.

ECM* ,

If you provide it in the website please provide in the app.

I’ve just started using this app which my my daughters school uses, thinking this would be great for when I’m at work and commuting etc. It’s nice to see the observations and comment on what she has been doing.

However, it doesn’t have everything the website does. You have to log in through the website via the computer to access documents, which is a hassle when out and about or if I’m not near my own computer. Its also runs everything in a time-line which is frustrating. There’s no separate tab for memos, activities, observations so you have to scroll. It’s doesn’t feel complete or organised.

Our our old school used a much more comprehensive app that was easier to use to find everything that was also accessible on the website.

If I’m honest yes I love the observations, but I really need the the app for the memos, activities and documents for when I have forgotten something! It’s not particularly user friendly.

There is potential - please keep working on it.

Max🎣 ,

David Padfield

We love following the children’s daily adventures and seeing how happy friendly and engaged all the kids are.
The teachers and staff are lovely and passionate about their jobs updating us all on tapestry is just another one of the many great things they do.
You can see this each day with all the happy parents and kids at drop off and pick up.
Thanks So much and well done ❤️⭐️👍

Developer Response ,

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We're so glad to hear you enjoy using the Tapestry app.

App Privacy

The developer, The FSF Ltd, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Linked to You

The following data may be collected and linked to your identity:

  • Contact Info
  • User Content
  • Search History
  • Identifiers
  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary based on, for example, the features you use or your age. Learn More

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