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PlayKids

PlayKids

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What is PlayKids?

PlayKids is an educational content platform that helps kids develop social, motor and cognitive skills. The platform provides videos, books, songs, and games for kids to explore with.

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Age Range
0-4

Languages
Chinese, English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish

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Pedagogy

Certified by Education Alliance Finland

EAF Evaluation is an academically-backed approach to evaluating the pedagogical design of a product. EAF evaluators assess the product using criteria that covers the most essential pedagogical aspects in the learning experience.
Passive
Active
Solution provides a vast amount of pre-curated material and demonstrations. Good variety of games and creative activities also support student-centred approach, based on exploration, problem solving and self-expression.
Rehearse
Construct
In all activities success is based on the ability to adopt knowledge that the solution delivers. The variety of activity types provides material for a really long play time and users get suggested the right kind of activities based on their age. The creative activities are designed well and users are also guided to share their creative outcomes, which is very beneficial.
Linear
Non-linear/Creative
The solution promotes free exploration of content, but the learning path is slightly modified, based on the user’s age. It is pedagogically justified to let the user choose materials that interest the most.
Individual
Collaborative
Users can act and progress autonomously, which makes the after school usage fluent. PlayKids allows users to act openly and show their own actions, which is important especially in the creative activities.

Learning goals

Certified by Education Alliance Finland

The supported learning goals are identified by mapping the product against the selected reference curriculum and soft skills definitions most relevant for the 21st century.

  • Learning to recognize numbers
  • Experiencing and exploring sounds and music from different sources
  • Learning to acquire, modify and produce information in different forms
  • Practising to understand visual concepts and shapes and observe their qualities
  • Practicing logical reasoning to understand and interpret information in different forms
  • Learning to notice causal connections
  • Practising visual recognition
  • Practicing categorization and classification
  • Practicing fine motor skills
  • Practicing memorizing skills
  • Practicing letters, alphabets and written language
  • Practicing to use arts as a way to express
  • Practicing to use imagination and to be innovative
  • Creating requirements for creative thinking
  • Developing problem solving skills
  • Practicing to take care of one's own wellbeing and health
  • Supporting student to build their own linguistic and cultural identity
  • Using technology as a part of explorative and creative process
  • Getting familiar with different cultures
  • Learning to face respectfully people and follow the good manners
  • Learning about cultural aspects and to respect different cultures
  • Enabling the growth of positive self-image
  • Practicing to express own thoughts and feelings
  • Strengthening student’s motivation to learn a new language.
  • Practicing basic vocabulary.
  • Encouraging to persistent pictorial work alone and together with others.
  • Inspiring student to experiment with different materials and techniques as well as practicing pictorial expression.
  • Inspiring to express observations and ideas differently by means of pictorial production.
  • Guiding to design and manufacture alone or together a handicraft products, relying on their own aesthetic and technical solutions.
  • Strengthening the interest in handicrafts and inspiring inventive, experimental and local craftsmanship.
  • Practicing categorization and classification.
  • Practicing fine motor skills.
  • Practicing letters, alphabets and written language.
  • Practicing to spot similarities and differences.
  • Practising visual recognition.
  • Learning to write the alphabet
  • Practising letters recognition
  • Practising letter-sound correspondences
  • Learning to repeat the letters of alphabet in order
  • Know number names and the count sequence
  • Learning about different countries and their characteristics

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