Kindergarten Technology

Best Apps for Teaching the Alphabet

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Common Core State Standards, English Language Development, Kindergarten Reading and Writing, Kindergarten Technology, Teaching Tips, Transitional Kindergarten Teaching Tips | 2 comments

Best Apps for Teaching the Alphabet

Today’s Tuesday Teaching Tip comes to you from the incomparable Heidi Butkus of HeidiSongs.  We are lucky enough to be able to claim her as a CKA Board Member as well.  Do you have some kids in your class still struggling to learn the alphabet?  Here’s Heidi with some apps to help!   Best Apps for Teaching the Alphabet Fish School By Duck Duck Moose  $1.99 This is a great app for pre-K, TK, or younger; my kindergartners were initially happy with it but quickly got bored.  It’s not really a game, it’s more...

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Ways my iPod / iPhone has changed my life as a Teacher!

Posted by on Aug 6, 2013 in Kindergarten Classroom Management, Kindergarten Technology, Teaching Tips, Transitional Kindergarten Teaching Tips | 0 comments

Ways my iPod / iPhone has changed my life as a Teacher!

CKA Board Member and Kindergarten teacher, Kimberly DeMille shares her secrets for a tech savvy classroom.  From organizing her classroom to documenting her students’ work and communicating with parents – here are her tips for revamping your teaching life with your iPod/iPhone. My iPod/iPhone has changed my life as a teacher!  You too can experience this amazing transformation if you: Take pictures of documents (such as volunteer schedule, class list, seating chart, star of the week sign up ) and place them in a separate folder...

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Technology in K-2 Classrooms

Posted by on Apr 20, 2012 in Kindergarten Technology | 0 comments

Technology in K-2 Classrooms

Excite young learners about books and new vocabulary using technology in your classroom.  Read CAEYC’s Technology in K-2 Classrooms article written by Ada Hand, CKA President.     Referenced in the article is this You Tube video about the use of iPads with young...

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