#gafesummit Singapore Day 1

  The Google Apps For Education summit kicked off this morning at Singapore American School with a keynote by Suan Yeo. His key-note set the tone for the educators in attendance in that he re-affirmed the fact that our students should not be learning the way we learned. With a …

The Perfect iPad App List for Kindergarten?

It’s been a couple of years now since I had to think about what apps to install on to an iPad (back in 2010 I introduced iPod touches to my previous school, so now I’m even more excited with the cool HD apps for the iPad!). This year our 5 …

Using “Pens” with our iPod Touches

After starting off the new year with the new bunch of Kindergartners the tinyness of the iPods seemed more…obvious to me. Using, as we do, ABC Pocket Phonics the letters seemed so small to me after having a couple of months to stare at iPad screens during the Summer. As …

A little help for the little ones

Quite the week ahead of us all in Kindergarten Year! We will introduce the iPod Touches to all of our new batch of students; starting off, getting the basics of operating them correctly and using the apps. I have worked out with all the teachers the schedule and will meet …

Subject Units and iPod Touch App Alignment

iTouch Applications vs FY Curric Learning Outc    Just a very quick and very dirty initial look at what apps we started off with to reinforce learning in the main units of English and Maths.