Category Archives: Social & Emotional

An Adventure Of Our Own by Two Way Play

An Adventure Of Our Own by Two Way Play is a novel app, in that at its heart lies a great therapeutic tool that engages interaction between players. Gameplay consists of building a story between an older child or adult and one that is just beginning to make decisions independently. It’s one safe way to…
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Making Learning Fun: Activities that Teach Self-Control

  Making Learning Fun: Activities that Teach Self-Control A wealth of pragmatic and empirical data exists that confirms the fact that when teachers are able to find ways to make learning fun, children tend to embrace the learning process, and they retain information at a higher rate. One method that has been immensely successful in…
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Bouncy the People Trainer’s You Can Learn – Teacher Edition

  Bouncy the People Trainer's You Can Learn - Teacher Edition by Ripple Effects is a delightful app that is labeled as “A Mindset Training Program for Early Learners” It not only teaches the power of believing in oneself by explaining persistence but also provides emotional comfort for all who struggle with accomplishing a goal.…
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Me&Myself

  SNapps, a TWA favorite for their emphasis on promoting independence with kids that have special needs, has come out with a new series of apps with the emphasis on giving kids a voice in sharing about themselves. In Me&Myself, the first of three planned in the series for self-expression, kids, and young adults are…
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Breathe, Think, Do with Sesame

Breathe, Think, Do With Sesame by Sesame Street teaches children to keep calm and carry on by introducing kids to three possible strategies for working through problems. This app touches on familiar emotional challenges such as problem-solving, self-control, planning, and time on task. Intended for very young children, this simple app gives players different scenarios in which the…
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Maily – Safe messaging for young children

Maily – Safe messaging for young children by Goodnews.is happens to be a wonder for keeping communication open between families so often split apart by time and distance, and a great way to begin to teach email etiquette. It offers a teacher/parental interface to make sure kids have a safe contact list in which to…
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Nico & Draco, an interactive storybook about empathy

Kids will improve reading comprehension skills and learn values as empathy and friendship with the interactive storybooks series Nico & Draco. Nico loves blackberry jam. His mother will make some if he goes to the forest and picks up some fresh blackberries, but there he’ll find something much better: a new friend. This is how…
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Apps for Social and Emotional Learning

Any investigation on the topic of emotions will deduce that the more emotionally and socially stable a child is, the more likely that they will be more successful and thrive into healthy happy successful adults. Through the years Teachers With Apps has seen some brilliant apps for social and emotional learning. Here are some of…
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