Handwriting Without Tears is a company created to help elementary students and teachers with the tedious process of building proper handwriting skills. Created by Handwriting Without Tears, WetDryTry Suite is an application for the iPad that gives children a way to practice correct letter and number formation. WetDryTry teaches correct writing habits for...
Bart Boets and fellow researchers at the Catholic University of Leuven in Belgium conducted a study to discover if they could actively see distorted neural patterns in the brains of dyslexics.Read more
Anki is an advanced flashcard program that makes any kind of studying or learning better tailored to fit your learning pace. The flashcard program supports more than just simple text. It is able to present images, audio, videos, and scientific markup as well, allowing Anki to quiz you in almost any field.Read more
Hairy Letters is an application by Nessy Learning Limited that is designed to help students 4-6 years old with recognizing the phonic value of letters along with the letters’ names. Students trace the letters with their finger right on the screen with the help of colorful monsters, interacting with these animations to make the learning experience a fun one. The app also has games to help reinforce the learned material. There are even games...Read more
A vital part of early reading acquisition is the ability of the child to understand and utilize the association between the spoken words they are familiar with and the visual written form of the words.