Critical thinking is a skill much solicited in today's instruction. A general fallacy particularly among parents is that kids learn critical thinking when at school receiving formal and structured education, while in fact much of the thinking abilities are shaped first and foremost at home where the environment that surrounds kids play a decisive role in the development of their cognitive capacities.
There are many games, brain teasers, and activities that we can employ with our children to help them develop the necessary sound skills that can be detrimental to their overall academic achievement once they join school. In this regard. Educational Technology and Mobile Learning has compiled a list of some awesome apps that seamlessly clicks in with the objective mentioned above.
These apps are for iPad users. They can help you improve your kids critical thinking and consilidate his memory powers. Try them out and share with us what you think about them.
iCreate is a great iOS app that provides kids with tools to create anything. Full of educational content, and fun images and clips, your kids will be drawing, coloring, and printing masterpieces on the refrigerator galerry.
2- iKids Puzzle
This is an awesome app that offers several puzzles and games to develop your kids critical thinking.
KidMath helps your kids learn basics of Math from counting and sequence to the concept of addition and subraction. It includes animations and cute voices to make it fun for kids while learning.
4- Simon Says Games
Simon Says Games is a great classical game. A command with " Simon says" means the players must obey that command. The game progresses in three difficulty levels.
5- 123 Color HD
This is one of the most popular educational app in the United States. It offers freestyle finger painting, voice-overs of 30 spoken colors in four languages, stickers and fingers painting on your own photos.
6- Teach Me
Teach Me is an app that teaches four different age appropriate subjects to Kindergarten aged children; sight words, addition, subtraction and spelling.
7- Flashcards Deluxe
This is an easy to use, yet powerful flashcard app which you can use to study just about anything you want.