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Technology for Preschool and Kindergarten
We are pleased, once again, to partner with the creators of the Zap Zap Kindergarten Math app to offer our readers a peek at the newly updated Zapzamath app for kids in K-6. The Zapzapmath app is worthy of a prominent place in your educational math apps repertoire. All math content within the Zap Zap Math app is aligned to national and international standards and offered within a FUN gaming … [Read more...] about ZapZapMath K-6 Review + Printable Winter Counting Mats #ZapZapMath
The following post is sponsored by ReTrak. All opinions are our own. Affiliate links are included for your convenience. When intentionally integrating technology into any preschool learning environment (whether in the classroom, in childcare, or at home), all uses of technology must flow seamlessly into playful learning. The use of technology isn't an afterthought, a babysitter when play is … [Read more...] about Zoo Animals Theme + Intentional Tech in #Preschool with Utopia 360 #AR #VR
Encourage Intuitive Math Skills with the New Zap Zap Kindergarten Math App! As many of our readers already know, we are champions of the integrated and intentional use of educational technology for Kindergarten kids at home or in the classroom. Purposeful use of creative and intentional educational technology in Kindergarten can be FUN for kids while also encouraging important critical thinking … [Read more...] about Encourage Intuitive Math Skills with #ZapZapMath for Kindergarten!
If you are new to the #TeachECE Wednesday series, WELCOME! Each week we partner with other Early Childhood professionals to offer you, our valued readers, activities and suggestions centered around a weekly theme. This week we'll focus on SPRING STEM ideas to encourage your own kids at home or in the classroom! STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) activities compel preschoolers to … [Read more...] about Spring STEM for Preschool: Flower Construction Challenge
STEAM Education integrates the arts into STEM by recognizing that individual creative expression and quest for knowledge is an integral part the disciplines of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math! STEAM Education compels kids to use cross-disciplinary skills to gain new knowledge that they can apply to their everyday world. Come explore how integrated learning can be EXCITING and FUN … [Read more...] about Mondrian-Inspired STEAM Playdough Challenge for Kids!