Draw A Rocket Adventure
Designed to motivate children to develop drawing and story creation skills. Let's draw a rocket develops supports the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum in the following ways....
Personal, Social and Emotional Development - giving and receiving of gifts.
Communication- models language for giving and receiving of gifts.
Problem Solving- reasoning.
Knowledge and Understanding of the World - helping children investigate and think about their place in the world.
Physical Development- fine motor skills.
Creative Development, centred around building children’s imagination - Story Development
Key Themes include: Drawing, Space, Adventure, Rockets, Planets, Travel, Shapes, Gifts, Aliens.
Is a phonetically based writing game which teaches children to form their letters in a style which will form the foundations for joined up writing. Error-less learning is assured as letter formation is modelled and only the correct form is taken as the 'right', answer. Differentiation is possible through choosing either the simpler or more elaborate cursive lettering. Phonetic spelling practice and a bonus drawing/ number game are included as motivating rewards and to develop numeracy and literacy skills.
A Social Communication app to support children's understanding of making friends.
A potential tool for developing social skills in autistic children as uses behaviourist principles, interaction is reinforced. The child does not get the opportunity to gain a star until they have played with all their friends and therefore made them happy.
Can be personalised by making models of key friends and recording good friendship making sentences.