Practice Preschool Computer Skills…Send an Email!

I just love this activity, and we don’t do it as often as we should.┬áHaving your preschooler send an email can help your child: Feel more comfortable with computers and keyboards Practice their alphabet and spelling Learn where letters are on the keyboard Understand basic computer functionality like backspacing, space bars, and the enter key Now, I am not suggesting that you create a separate email address for your preschooler and have them check it. Of course, if you have the time and inclination, you certainly can. I just use my own email account. My son can pick who he…

Edison’s Favorite Free Online Preschool Game

A while ago, I asked my son, “If you could play any computer game, what kind of game would it be?” Without a second’s pause, he answered, “Robots!” So, I did a search for, “online preschool games robots”, and came upon Widget’s Build a Robot. It is a free online preschool game that immediately become Edison’s favorite. I have a love-hate relationship with this game. The first time he played it, I thought it was sweet. But it wasn’t long before the cute little sound effects made my eyes bleed. Whatever though…Preschoolers love repetition, and this isn’t the first time…