Considering that more and more of the world relies on computer technologies for their primary activities and functionality, it does not come as a surprise that some parents want to introduce their children to computers at an early age.
The Enchanted Crayon Virtual Colouring Book
is an application that addresses parents who want to use something fun and appealing as their first computer lesson with their toddlers.
While the setup is quick and straightforward, you should make sure that you meet the minimum system requirements and run the app as Administrator, as otherwise there is a chance that you get errors. It is worth mentioning that the program opens in full screen and does not enable you to resize or minimize the GUI while working with it.
Speaking of interface, it comprises of several pictures of animals you can usually meet at a farm and you can easily teach your child how to browse through them using the clear arrow to the left and right. You should keep in mind that not all images are easy to fill in, so you should guide your child to select one that it fairly easy to complete.
Since maintaining the attention is more challenging for children, you can keep the toddler more focused by accessing the audio. Although it is not much, the audio suggests the action that should be done next and can be a good start to prepare your children for kindergarten.
When you select a picture, a new window open that is just as intuitive to navigate and understand. Therefore, you can choose one of the several colors available and place the tip of the pen in the desired section. As a side note, considering that the app is mostly addressing toddlers and pre-schoolers, the color palette can be unimpressive for an adult.
In the eventuality that you are looking for something simple, but that is capable of drawing the attention of your children and make learning computers seem fun, then perhaps The Enchanted Crayon Virtual Colouring Book can lend you a hand.