Teachers' Picks: Tech Tools

Capture student attention with content-rich gadgets, gizmos, and games.

  • Grades: PreK–K, 1–2, 3–5, 6–8

Tech Time

Sifteo Cubes $129.95.
“Sifteo Cubes provide students with fun interactive games that make them really think. Students need to problem-solve how the cubes should be moved and placed in order to play.”
Connie Malueg, math interventionist, Marion, WI.

Mayan Mysteries $21.99/single user.
“There was so much information presented! The mini-quizzes throughout ensured that information was absorbed before moving forward.”
Laura Leggott, homeschool teacher, NE.

LeapReader $49.99.
Favorite storybook characters sound out letters, words, and sentences for an imaginative take on reading class. Plus, the built-in pen helps kids develop handwriting skills as they read.

  • Subjects:
    Math, Social Studies, Curriculum Development, Reading Fluency, Reading Support, Handwriting, Logic and Problem Solving, Culture and Diversity, Ancient Civilizations, Professional Development, World History

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