Three apps to upgrade your Bilingual ESL or Dual Language teaching

It is important to recognize technology as a modern-day educational tool. That is why here are three apps to benefit children’s learning experience; plus it is a great way to get them excited about learning with a ‘cool’ gadget.

duolingo-2014Duolingo has lessons that integrate conversation, vocabulary, speaking and listening skills in 28 different languages including Spanish, French, Vietnamese, German and English. At the end of each section, the user is tested on their skills, and then the results show what parts the user is excelling in and where they could use more practice.

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Spanish for Kids is loaded with hundreds of Spanish words with fun pictures, games and quizzes. The app has earned high praise from native Spanish- and non-Spanish-speaking parents alike with its use of spaced repetition and learning by engagement.

appSentenceBuilder is designed to help elementary aged children learn how to build grammatically correct sentences. Explicit attention is paid to the connector words that make up over 80% of the English language. Sentence Builder offers a rich and fun environment for improving the grammar of all children.

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