Additional Resources for Parents

Word Lists

Two Syllable Word List

Three Syllable Word List

Kindergarten Sight Word List

A list of sight words you learn in kindergarten

Recommended Learning Apps

Toddler Apps:

Dinosaurs Connect the Dots (Apple or Android): Improve dexterity and number recognition.

Eric Carle’s Brown Bear Animal Parade (Apple $1.99 or Android free): Learn animal names, sounds, and colors in this beautiful app.

Fish School (Apple or Android): Learn ABCs, 123s, and shapes with colorful fish friends.

Kapu Blocks (Apple $1.99 Android $2.49): Teaches physic concepts and gravity rules through free play.

Tiggly (Apple): Learn about shapes, drawing, vocabulary and  more.

Toca Kitchen Monsters (Apple): Build finger dexterity as you feed two messy monsters.

Singing Fingers (Apple $0.99): Finger paint with sound.

Wheels on the Bus by Duck Duck Moose (Apple or Android): Interactive songs; record yourself singing!

Zoo Train (Apple $0.99): Learn the alphabet, match patterns, and recognize shapes.


Preschool Apps:

Daisy the Dinosaur (Apple): Learn the basics of computer programming with Daisy!

Dr. Panda’s Café (Apple or Android): Run your own café as the cook, a waiter, and a barista.

Hideout (Apple $2.99): Teaches kids how to read through a series of fun activities.

Little Writer Tracing (Apple $0.99): Fun and easy to use letter tracing game.

Musical Me (Apple): Music based games teach pitch, rhythm and instrumentation.

OneGlobe Kids (Apple): Learn about cultures and kids from around the world.