Category Archives: Resources

Squishy Circuits

Squishy Circuits are made from play dough and allow children to explore electronic circuits.Special recipes for the play dough and more information can be found on the Squishy Circuits project page  The video above explains some of the things that Squishy … Continue reading

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Educational Apps

As part of my research I have asked early years settings what technology they would like if money was no object. All of the settings I spoke to said they would like tables, usually iPads. Those settings that already had tablets said … Continue reading

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Newcastle Early Years Conference

Yesterday I spent a lovely day at the Newcastle Early Years Conference. I had been asked to present a couple of workshops on Using Educational Technologies to Support Teaching and Learning. I used my research as a starting point for identifying activities, … Continue reading

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Sneak HD

  A lovely app for young children who need to be very quiet and careful to sneak up on the beasts. This app costs £1.49 from iTunes

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Our Story

Our Story is a app developed by the Open University. Children, practitioners and parents can create their own story by adding sound and text to digital pictures. The story can then be read, printed or shared with other people The … Continue reading

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