Tag Archives: iPad

iTooch Elementary School App – A Review

iTooch Elementary School is an educational app for the iPad and iPhone designed for children in 3rd, 4th and 5th Grade. iTooch is developed by a team of teachers, experts, parents and video game designers to help reinforce concepts and material learned at school. … Continue reading

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Magic Belles: Magic Music – A Review

My girls love fairies and music so they were very excited to try this new game on the iPad. Created to introduce children to the world of music, Magic Belles: Magic Music features seven vibrant mini games to entertain girls … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of Literacy

As an Early Years teacher I have always capitalised on opportunities for literacy in everyday life. Making children aware and involving them in these things is often key to children viewing reading and writing as fun. Traditionally these would have … Continue reading

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Little Princess – I Want to Play iApp

I’ve been given the chance to try out the new Little Princess I Want to Play iApp.  As I am always on the lookout for good apps for pre-schoolers, especially those of an educational nature I thought I would give it a try. … Continue reading

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Is there any value in pre-schoolers using iPads?

  As you may have read in previous posts I am very interested in harnessing technology to engage children in early literacy.  I have been reading a number of articles about using iPad with pre-school children and am still yet to … Continue reading

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