2 - 5 years. The very first interactive tablet learning manipulative for early elementary schoolers! Designed by an award-winning team of educators from Columbia University Teachers College, Tiggly Shapes helps students find the fun in learning spatial reasoning, motor skills, language, and creativity in an innovative way. The award winning Tiggly Shapes Learning System includes 4 colorful and soft shapes in the form of circle, square, triangle, and star that operate in real-time with four specially built learning games. Tiggly’s innovative game-play is intuitive, engaging, and educational for young children and used in thousands of schools.
Simply download the learning games onto your tablet, place your manipulative on the screen and the apps will react in real time!
- Included in each box is 4 interactive manipulatives, 4 learning games (free download on the App Store), and a carry pouch for easy transportation and storage
- Learning games include:
- Tiggly Safari: Construct friendly animals from the jungle, farm, and sea. Tiggly Safari is an excellent experience for students to learn about shapes and to improve their spatial thinking.
- Tiggly Stamp: Tiggly Stamp is all about creativity and open-ended play and story telling. Tell stories and save your work using the video and camera options.
- Tiggly Draw: Unleash your inner Picasso and Mozart with Tiggly Draw! Create digital works of art, music, and imaginary creatures. Use the camera to save pictures.
- Tiggly Shapes Got Talent: Read, play, and record your own stories! An engaging interactive story and early geometry game, which will help students learn shapes and develop their spatial thinking skills.
- 3 of the 4 games come in 11 languages including English, Spanish, and Mandarin
- Allows for students to play & work together in a collaborative way and supports/activates students creative thinking
- Intuitive for students of all ages (including early learners) to use
- Creations made in the learning games can be saved onto the tablets camera roll, providing teachers the opportunity to share and print
- Downloads can be made through Volume Purchase Programs and other mass download options
- Educators receive free replacements for manipulatives for up to 2 years post purchase
- Includes 4 interactive shape manipulatives and 4 learning games (free download on the App Store)
- Combines physical and digital play to make the most of learning on iPad & other leading tablets
- Compatible with all generations of iPad (excluding iPad1), iPad Pro, iPad Air, & iPad mini; and leading Android devices (Samsung, Kindle, and Kurio)
- No Bluetooth, no Wi-Fi, no batteries needed—Tiggly manipulatives and learning games are easy to use and safe for your screen
- Compatible with all major tablet covers and screen protectors
- Manipulatives are non-toxic, washable, and strong enough to withstand heavy use
- Ideal for preschool, kindergarten, and first grade
- Free download of teacher guideline
- Free customer support for teachers