Best educational apps for preschoolers
Let kids learn on your tablets, smartphones
- Duration 3:56
- Date Feb 23, 2013
Let kids learn on your tablets, smartphones
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Minutes after the hour just because you're having fun doesn't mean he can't and learning something at the same that is true actually Clayton has some great apps that you -- -- as educational tools you can for your school aged kids.
Into thinking they're not learning that's right exactly some great tablet apps here for your school -- kids -- work across multiple platforms IOS and android.
And his first company actually brings us to apps and these are really great.
To learn how to spell and actually make math fun which is a really hard thing to get me excited about -- the first -- -- -- board.
And it's great because it's for ages grades twelve one to twelve the last -- to create any spelling quiz in any language even Spanish and you can record your voice appearance voice.
So that they will hear the spoken version of the word when they spell it out they'll hear their mom or dad's voice right there.
Also Massport that's the other one of these this company created they did -- a great job.
One all kinds of awards is probably the best apps out there for learning math ever built.
Teaches addition subtraction multiplication.
Division and it encouraged the -- kids actually.
Solved and not just gas.
The answers so they do great job making this kind of stuff fund would not not to be skeptical but is it going to be played it -- fun it is fun actually -- done not -- but I'll say this I'm not very good at math.
But I actually felt myself really getting engaged with learning in and playing news from the addition.
You can make math fun that's like cold -- that was like perpetual motion you don't mean that as a breakthrough of historic proportion it really as -- -- -- -- -- with geography for some -- you know I remember growing up.
My parents wouldn't unfold the -- and it was always such a hassle but right there on here on your traveling to new geography drive -- Yet grab out your iPad and tried geography drive USA this is really fun it's like a road trip across the USA teaches you all the different geography questions you.
And as you go along nuclear different -- -- you win trophies as you a clear different regions of the country maybe the midwest the you know down through the Grand Canyon all of those sorts of things and it makes -- learning about the United States a lot of fun which also brings us to the next one.
Which is learning the states here's another app called stack the states and this is so much fun.
You they all the different -- -- the ball they can -- and here's a better when you sign in so handy you can sign in and take the -- you want right you can -- South Carolina North Carolina and you -- the shape of the -- in the capitals and you begin to sort of stack the states as you go across the country and win awards and makes -- a lot of you eliminate some you don't want to maybe get rid of some feel like certain states basically improve the way out right.
Of the country and you can be left with thirty states when you're all done it -- -- -- I here's another one I love this because I love the science -- I was always attracted to science is a kid Bo -- explores light is the name of this one.
And -- -- what -- for ages eight to twelve and it introduces kids to fundamental scientific -- related topics that lasers and reflection in her fraction photo synthesis and also teaches kids.
About how the human eye works so in a dark it'll show you how.
You know -- -- -- water and shine off into the -- by -- -- in essence of those like -- into the water that.
Ohio luminous you know like these kind of fish a lot of fun and really educational walk.
Toward the light Bobo who could then finally we had solar locking kids can learn about.
Sun sets in -- -- of man made satellites and one out.
So this I'm excited about this I was always -- huge space fans a kid and -- you'll sit down my son lets kids zoom through space they can learn the solar systems they can zoom in on the -- they concede her its relationship to Saturn Mars Venus.
Andy mentioned satellites that are put there by humans he can interact with different space ships and things around space.
Learn about the sun so that is called solar walk the 3-D solar system model.
You can learn about all of those things look.
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