Blog Archives

Practice Fine Motor Skills on iPAD with Kidori

IGameMom writes;

“I have been reviewing kids’ apps for a while.  I don’t know if you ever noticed, I have not reviewed any hand writing apps.  There are quite a few out there, but I felt tracing with one finger on the screen is completely different from holding a pen writing on paper.  I don’t see tracing with finger require many finger muscles at all.  Call me old fashioned, I still want my child to be able to write well with a pen.”

To read the full article from IGameMom click here;

http://igamemom.com/2013/07/30/practice-fine-motor-skills-on-ipad-with-kidori/

Boy learns to speak using Proloquo2Go on the Ipad

“Through a routine of games and exercises that incorporate physical and speech therapy techniques, Hunter is learning to pronounce individual words and to put them together to make sentences.”- Amy Jones

http://uknow.uky.edu/content/uk-ipad-help-5-year-old-find-his-voice

1.5 Million Lessons And Growing: ShowMe App Emerges as Leader in iPad Digital Education Revolution | Singularity Hub

1.5 Million Lessons And Growing: ShowMe App Emerges as Leader in iPad Digital Education Revolution | Singularity Hub.

Does anyone know if we can embed games into our lessons on the Showme App?  That would be a helpful app in an app.

Steve Jobs endorsed gaming and education

Steve Jobs endorsed gaming and education back in 1990.

In this video, he discusses gaming and education at 2:15.