Common Core Explorer

L.1.1a

These apps, games, and websites will help your students print all upper- and lowercase letters.
App
Writing Wizard - Kids Learn to Write Letters & Words
Vibrant, playful tracing practice offers unique rewards, fab support
GRADES
Pre-K - 1
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
5
TEACHER RATING
4
Website
BetterLesson
Exemplary Common Core-aligned lessons from rock star peers at large
GRADES
Pre-K - 12
PRICE
Free
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
4
TEACHER RATING
4
App
Handwriting Without Tears: Wet-Dry-Try Suite for Capitals, Numbers & Lowercase
Classic method offers three-step, low-stress learning approach
GRADES
Pre-K - 2
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
4
TEACHER RATING
3
Game
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: LeapSchool Reading
Kids play fun reading and hobby games to complete a classroom yearbook
GRADES
Pre-K - 1
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
LeapFrog games
COMMON SENSE RATING
4
TEACHER RATING
NOT YET RATED
Game
LeapFrog Explorer Learning Game: Mr. Pencil: The Lost Colors of Doodleburg
A creative adventure for reinforcing early literacy skills
GRADES
Pre-K - 1
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
LeapFrog games
COMMON SENSE RATING
4
TEACHER RATING
NOT YET RATED
App
Common Core Quest
Comprehensive CCSS-aligned resource for instruction and assessment
GRADES
K - 12
PRICE
Free
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
3
TEACHER RATING
4
App
iTrace - handwriting for kids
Personalize tracing by name, hand preference, and custom words
GRADES
Pre-K - 1
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
3
TEACHER RATING
4
Game
Kidspiration
Aging tool uses visual learning to teach ELA and math concepts
GRADES
K - 5
PRICE
Free to Try, Paid
PLATFORM
Mac, Windows
COMMON SENSE RATING
3
TEACHER RATING
NOT YET RATED
Website
EducationCity
Solid set of browsable, standards-aligned games, activities, lessons
GRADES
Pre-K - 6
PRICE
Free to Try, Paid
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
NOT YET RATED
TEACHER RATING
NOT YET RATED
App
Write My Name
Letter formation app offers a decent alternative
GRADES
Pre-K - 2
PRICE
Paid
PLATFORM
n/a
COMMON SENSE RATING
NOT YET RATED
TEACHER RATING
NOT YET RATED