Black Enterprise – Kandia Johnson

Whether it’s teaching science using multimedia “Jeopardy” like games, or math with step-by-step animation of complex problems, the iPad has proven to be an incredible learning tool for children of all ages. The device not only offers children the ability to practice hands on learning, but the various types of game based learning activities makes science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) engaging and fun for students. Here are a few educational STEM apps to consider:

Sid’s Science Fair – The app designed by PBS and the Jim Henson Company is designed for kid’s ages 3 to 6. Based on the hit TV show “Sid the Science Kid,” the course uses three science fair games to help kids with experiential learning in core science and math concepts like classification and identifying patterns to charting and sequencing. Read More