Gadgets are something that teachers and parents often struggle to find a balance for, while they are essential for children these days due to the lives that they are living, and with the Co-vid crisis they become even more necessary. However, they need to be used with consideration and purchased with thought. Some gadgets are not only educational, but they also ease the learning process especially at the beginning of back to school. So here are some of my ‘teacher approved’ Gadgets for this school year that assist your kids in their actual or virtual learning experience:
Do you want your child to have their own device but you aren’t quite sure yet and have lots of ‘what if’ questions? Then this is the perfect gadget for you. With similar features of popular brands like iPads, but with added in parental guidance and safety features it is the perfect starting point. It lets your child explore and discover while they learn about the world wide web, in a safe way.
Online learning is based on connecting through tablets and computers, this gadget is great for both kids and adults to place their laptop on and engage in their work or class. Those stands can also be used as a portable table where kids can do their homework at.
Keeping up with schedules can be exhausting for you as a mom and for your kids. To solve this, we recommend the Alexa Smart Speaker. This devise can sync your calendar and remind your children of their classes. It’s a wonderful vocal organizer for both moms and children.
Do you struggle to take pictures for your kids’ assignments and project? No worry, we got your back! This tripod is great for android and windows phones. Just place the phone on the tripod and let your kid handle the rest. Several teachers recommend this gadget because it helps take clear images and videos and avoid and the shakiness.
This is a super cool gadget for your tech loving kid. It’s essentially a ‘Kano – Star Wars The Force Coding Kit. They will learn coding, programming and technical aspects of building a computer. They will learn so much – all under the mask of having fun!
Geography is hard, right? This Talking Globe can make geography easy and interesting to learn! With its easy-to-turn knob controls designed for little hands it Enhances active listening comprehension.
As with any gadget in your child’s life, make sure that it’s safe and age appropriate, that parental controls are available (depending on the gadget) and that it can be used as a tool for learning as well as fun. To be 100% sure that you got the right gadget, make sure to consult with teachers!
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