Aug. 31, 2014
Aug. 24, 2014
This blog post is written mostly for those parents and educators who want to get the most out of each and every Cartoon ABC flash card. ;)
As you remember, when you start the app you can see all flash cards scattered all over the screen in no particular order.This makes you and your kids free to choose which flash card to open and which letter to learn first.
When you tap a picture, the flash card opens displaying an ...
Aug. 17, 2014
Alright, you and your child have already played all the letters on our Cartoon ABC app and seem to know the favorite ones by heart. But how to revise all other letters in a fun way so that your geek kid could remember them as well. A good idea is to ask a child to spell words. Here’s where you can find them in town:
- Signs with street names, restaurant names, hotel names
- Billboards (digital, painted, inflatable, everything would go ...
Aug. 10, 2014
Read a fascinating story about alphabet full names and engage your child into the captivating process of learning letters.
Aug. 3, 2014
To tell the truth, Parents Area is something we are proud of !
We thought it might be of great help to parents to see how many letters their kids learnt and what letters are yet to look at. This is something you can find out from the Progress section.
If you have more than one kid enjoying Cartoon ABC, make sure you’ve activated an appropriate profile on the Kid’s Academy screen. You can do this by simply tapping the ...
July 27, 2014
In this post you are going to find out how to better use smart phones and tablet computers with your little kids.
One of the first things you need to keep in mind is that neither smart phones nor tablets can substitute parents and real person-to-person interaction. They are better used as an additional way to encourage kids to learn something new. Kids would also benefit more if YOU guide them through their educational process. Make sure you know how ...
July 20, 2014
Holiday time is time off daily routine and homework. This is the time when most families decide to change the scene and to travel. However, as a good parent, you might have second thoughts about how to revise the stuff your children were learning through the whole year.
The best way to revise the alphabet, for example, would be to ask your kid to spell words. Here are some places you can find letters to spell while traveling:
July 13, 2014
Many of you reading this blog might have already seen or used our Cartoon ABC app. But have you wondered why we have flash cards with objects, animals and food instead of flash cards with letters?
Well, we did it on purpose.
Things like a favorite toy car, a Barbie doll, a slice of watermelon or a neighbors’ cat are among the first things kids experience in their lives. And these words would be among the first to pronounce. Letters ...
July 6, 2014
There’s a lot of hype around issues that feature technology and kids. Such questions as how much time a kid should spend watching TV or playing with a smart phone spark a lot of controversy among parents. Some think that technology hinders kids’ development; others see a lot of advantages in using gadgets.
Well, we are parents ourselves and we understand that the golden truth lies somewhere in the middle. All these gadgets as smart phones or tablets ...
June 29, 2014
Hi everyone, and welcome to the Kid’s Academy blog!
Last week we released our first educational app, and we thought it’s high time we introduced ourselves.
First of all, we are like-minded people and parents! We have various professional backgrounds and we have come together to create worthy educational apps for kids. We are different but we share some common passions like modern technology, education, fun … and we also care about kids.
We make apps for 2-5 year olds ...