Category Archives: Tinytap

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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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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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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Where Your Heart Is

Another interesting exploration on TinyTap looking at compound words in Chinese.  http://www.tinytap.it/activities/g2afo/heartland Creating the illustrations was fun in trying to convey both the meaning and the literal sense of the words. (Drawn using Adobe Sketch app.) I also hope I … Continue reading

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Hide and Seek

Here’s a speedy prototype. This morning, I was thinking about spatial awareness and came up with this game that shows a place from 5 different perspectives. And so I got the graphics created and stitched together this TinyTap game very … Continue reading

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