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Technology and Young Children

Preschoolers are at a stage in their development when they take initiative, have specific interests that motivate their activities, enjoy creating, and take pleasure in communicating ideas.  Technology can be a tool in their endeavors when guided and supported by adults who sit down and engage with technology with their child.  It is tempting to use technology to entertain children while you are busy with something else, but your child will learn so much more by talking, planning and engaging with you while using a digital device.  The following apps offer opportunities for you and your child to learn together:

Touch and Learn Emotions


Shadow Puppet

Crazy Gears


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