Free iOS App Today: Musical Paint for Kids
"I love it! It makes music!" -Charlie, age 5
"Musical Paint is a free exploration art app for kids. Designed thoughtfully to inspire kids to create both realistic works of art and creative painting with musical tones." -Kindertown.com
"The app gives kids a feel for an art museum and then puts them center stage as the artist!" -bestappsforkids.org
"An excellent multi sensory experience for children with special needs." -AppAbled.com
Musical Paint is a creative app that gives kids the power to paint music! Designed for children ages 8 and under, this developmentally appropriate, open-ended app allows for endless creative possibilities!
-Multi-sensory (as you paint, you produce musical notes)
-Easy to use
-Customizable save and share features
-"Grown-up" section with Common Core lesson plans
-Tested by kids, parents, and teachers
Nathan Smith is Director of Technology for the College of Education and Human Services at Utah State University. In that role, he also directs The Adele & Dale Young Education Technology Center (The YETC) located in room 170 of the Education Building on Utah State University's Logan campus. The YETC is a combination student openaccess computer facility, a K12 curriculum materials library, a NASA Educator Resource Center for Utah, and a technology training center.
Nathan served eight years (20042012) on the Board of Directors for the Utah Coalition for Education Technology (UCET) He was reelected in 2014 to serve another two year term on the board.
A former elementary school teacher, Nathan has taught students every age from young children to senior citizens. He has had the opportunity beginning in 2011 to train international high school teachers from all over the world about technology in education, through the U.S. State