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TeachersWithApps – 50+ Favorite Elementary School Apps

Rounding up the best and favorite elementary school apps is not an easy task, the market is saturated and there are so many standouts that cover the gamut of grade levels. Obviously, one of the first considerations we focus on when writing a review is, of course, the learning potential of an app. Another important…
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151 Leading Sites for Elementary Educators

Today’s elementary school kids grew up in the digital age, and they love computer-based activities and learn from them easily. Learning and sharing online isn’t just for students, though. There are hundreds of fantastic sites online to help elementary educators do their jobs as well. From educational videos to interactive games and even e-book publishers,…
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Promoting Interest in Music Among Kids to Enhance Intelligence Levels

Promoting Interest in Music Among Kids to Enhance Intelligence Levels Introducing children to music early on in their lives has many benefits. Music soothes, calms, encourages and stimulates. Various studies conclude that musical training can affect brain development and its functioning and is linked to a boost in intelligence levels. In particular, interacting with a musical instrument…
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Academic Advantages of Music

Academic Advantages of Music  ~ A Simple Music Sight Reading Checklist  Music has been shown to have great academic advantages, especially for children. Learning to play an instrument stimulates the neural pathways helping in other ways, including reading and math.You may wish to improve your music sight reading simply to get better at reading music. Or it may…
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Sprite Kids releases Mini Monet – Creative Studio and Art Club for Kids

Today Sprite Kids releases Mini Monet, a Creative Studio with state of the art drawing tools designed for kids. It has a unique Magic Pencil which prevents brush strokes from spilling out of a hand drawn areas, so the color stays within the lines. Mini Monet Art Club is a source of inspiration to kids, they can browse others creations and be inspired or inspire others with their own work. Weekly Challenges and dynamic content addition make Mini Monet a never ending source of creativity for kids.
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Music Learning Lab Now Available in App Store

Scientifically designed learning environment meets kid-friendly animations to form a powerful new teaching tool, Music Learning Lab. Seattle based Generategy, LLC released Music Learning Lab 1.0.2 in an effort to make effective, early music education accessible for children everywhere. The app prepares learners for music appreciation, using music software such as GarageBand, and further music instruction privately or in school.
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iTooch Elementary School

iTooch Elementary School, by eduPad, has hit another home run, and this time it's a grand slam! They have combined age groups and content to give this app an incredible shelf-life. The app is free to download and nine titles can be tried out before buying any in-app purchases, which are available for each topic. We…
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