"Learning is fun!" Whether you believe this statement or not, we've all heard it! On a Pinwheel, we put this phrase to the test. If your child is learning vocabulary, geography, a new language, math, or even basic coding, we've got you covered. These five apps teach an array of topics that makes learning actually FUN this summer.
1. World Capitals
Sharpen your geography skills by learning about the world capitals. This app leads to a better understanding of where each country is located as you discover where the 196 capitals of the world belong. Test your knowledge with games and quizzes.
2. Grasshopper: Learn to Code
Through puzzles and earning achievements, you can learn industry-standard Java Script and coding concepts. This is a challenging yet fun entryway into understanding the world of coding. The more mistakes you make, the more you learn. As you persevere, Grasshopper guides you along as a teacher would in a classroom.
Practice vocabulary, sentence structure, and pronunciation with 35+ different languages on DuoLingo! Duo provides short lessons that are fun and interactive with lots of repetition. Within its many levels of mastery, this app's fun environment incites a competitive thrill to learn.
4. Word Club
This app acts as a spelling bee, helps you practice for spelling tests, and teaches correct pronunciations. Word Club takes the form of a game but expands your knowledge of vocabulary with creative strides.
5. Moose Math
Children aged 3-7 can conquer each level of math with games and practical problems. As you level up and problem solve, cities are built! This app inspires growth with a direct outcome of creative fun. Moose Math is aligned with Common Core State Standards for Kindergarten & 1st Grade and includes a Report Card section where parents and teachers can monitor progress and find additional skill-building activities.
A normal phone has a full range of distractions from mindless games to browser access. Pinwheel is designed to eliminate distraction and act as a healthy tool for kids. That means Pinwheel's apps are approved by therapists to help your children thrive. Learn more about the apps available on a Pinwheel tool.