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The 5 Best Apps For Learning Spanish

screenshot-2016-11-20-14-38-53Did you study Spanish in school and never use it- and now you are going to a  Spanish – speaking country?

Read this article, it has some great ideas for learning or improving your Spanish: The 5 Best Apps For Learning Spanish 

One app that is not listed that I tried is Duolingo for Learning Spanish.  I downloaded Duolingo, and chose Spanish out of a list of too-many-to-count languages. As I m not a beginner, I had to take a test…and now I am launched on a new winter project, to improve my Spanish.

Best iPad apps for kids: Blackboard Madness: Math

Blackboard Madness Maths appFree

Got a maths-whizz child who wants a challenge? Blackboard Madness is a set of fast-paced, quick-fire maths challenges, taking in addition, subtraction, division, multiplications, algebra, and > (more than) and < (less than) questions.

Don’t give this to a child just starting out on maths as the pace is pretty frenetic, but mental maths reaction speed is a great skill to teach more experienced maths students.

Great for grandkids and grandparents together!