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Learning Maths through Play is Fun

For any child who has set their mind against maths, getting them to progress can be a real challenge. However, at Fundamentally Children, we firmly believe that whilst not everyone will turn into a mathematician, learning the primary school level basics really can be fun. The answer is to help children learn through play and everyday…
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March 31, 2016

Good App Guide's Favourite Language & Reading Apps 2015

Good App Guide’s Favourite Language & Reading Apps 2015

Apps can be great for teaching children reading and languages – they can encourage children to practise tracing letters, spelling, phonics and more. For younger children, familiarising them with letter sounds and shapes is the key foundation to build their reading and language skills from. As they get older children will benefit from reading and learning phonics to…
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December 25, 2015

Good App Guide's Favourite Maths Apps 2015

Good App Guide’s Favourite Maths Apps 2015

Maths isn’t always a popular subject but with fun apps and games even reluctant learners will enjoy practising their skills! For pre-schoolers, it is important to teach them not just numbers and counting but also knowledge of other maths concepts such as pattern recognition. Older children will benefit from practising their times tables and learning different…
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December 25, 2015

Good App Guide's Favourite Apps for 6-8 Year Olds 2015

Good App Guide’s Favourite Children’s Apps for 6-8 Year Olds 2015

At the 6 – 8 age range apps that stand out for us are those that help children learn or develop without being overtly educational. By this age children are at school and become increasingly reluctant to spend time on obviously ‘educational’ apps. However, they love playing games with a goal in mind and solving challenging puzzles…
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December 25, 2015

Good App Guide's Favourite Children's Apps 2015

Good App Guide’s Favourite Children’s Apps 2015

We’ve had so many fabulous children’s apps submitted to us for review this year. Over 40 have reached our ‘Recommended’ status meaning they received at least 12 stars across our 3 ratings for fun, skill development and ease of use (each out of 5). In fact we also had our first 2 apps ever to…
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