Category Archives: App

Voices of Seniors on TinyTap

Last Friday, I was able to spend an hour with some senior friends at an activity centre in Ang Mo Kio. As we had only 1 iPad to work with, we created a TinyTap game collectively with a focus on … Continue reading

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Hour of Code

It has been a wonderful learning journey getting ready for today’s Hour of Code which took place across 16 libraries and had around 500 seniors participating.  The participants were introduced to and guided in their use of the Playgrounds app … Continue reading

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Silent B’s

Here’s my latest TinyTap story-game http://www.tinytap.it/activities/g2f7a/silent-bs Introducing some words ending with silent b’s through this baby brother adventure story. I have used the Houdini effect so that if the reader taps on those words while reading, a bee would appear.  … Continue reading

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Game Enough to Learn – Reviews

I have had the privilege of conducting Game Enough to Learn workshops for preschool teachers who support children with their language learning. Beyond learning to use TinyTap, my hope is that they would feel more confident and bring their creativity … Continue reading

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Flower Power

Trying out more of the Houdini magic on TinyTap in which animation can also be started on a tap. Spun this rather whimsical story which somehow still seem “educational” though I really just wanted to have some fun with it. … Continue reading

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A Little Magic

TinyTap has a new feature called Houdini! Unlike the other activity features, Houdini allows you to add interactivity to the images you use. You could make images appear or disappear and for animated gifs, start, stop or loop the animation … Continue reading

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Riddles in Rhyme

Earlier this year, I tried writing a Chinese nursery rhyme. With the help of my aunt, we were even able to write a condensed version of the same rhyme. There are riddles pointing to places in Singapore in this rhyme. … Continue reading

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