Apps for Learning
Here are some apps I recommended at parent teacher conferences for supporting foundational skills in language arts, fine motor, and mathematics.
Use the student log in and password given by the teacher.
This website has reading books at your child’s independent reading level. Your child can listen to stories, read stories, and check their comprehension skills.
Vocabulary/ Sight Words/ Alphabet/ Word Families
Excellent multifunctional app that uses a variety of games to develop vocabulary, reinforce sight words, learn the alphabet, practice spelling, and much more!
Sight Words app by Teacher Created Materials
Reinforces sight word knowledge through reading, writing, and playing games with sight words.
Alphabet, Phonics, Rhyming, Vocabulary, Reading
Reinforces letter names and sounds with extra emphasis on vowels, amply opportunities to practice rhyming, building vocabulary and sight word knowledge, reading comprehension skills.
Reinforces correct letter formation for capital and lower case letters.
Reinforces correct orientation for common letter reversals (b/d, p/q, n/u) and number reversals.
Fine Motor Skills
Finger exercises to develop strength, control and dexterity to improve handwriting.
Develop number sense such as number recognition, comparing numbers, ordering numbers, and counting.
Practice addition and subtraction skills through a problem solving approach.