Tiggly Shapes and Apps

Tiggly Shapes apps

Tiggly Shapes – iPad Toys for Toddlers (29.95) and  Tiggly Apps (free or for purchase) are new type of activity for 18 month to 4 year olds for the iPhone and iPad. Combining technology and hands activities, Tiggly Shapes and Apps provides an interesting blend of visual perceptual play, manipulative skills, and interactive play for young children.

How do the Tiggly Apps and Shapes interact?

Tiggly Shapes are durable shapes that are safe for the iPad but interact with Tiggly Shapes app when “stamped” on the iPad.

Four different apps featuring creative use of the shapes to draw, stamp, create animations within the four apps:

Tiggly SafariTiggly Safari app (free) – Construct friendly animals using the shapes with app activities.

Tiggly Stamp app iconTiggly Stamps app (free) – Construct and create with seasonal stamps.

Tiggly Draw iconTiggly Draw app (free) – Draw with shapes and backgrounds using the geometric Tiggly Shapes.

Tiggly Christmas app icon Tiggly Christmas (1.99) – Create with season activities using the Tiggly Shapes.

Here is an overview of the Tiggly Shapes and Apps:

I haven’t had a chance to play with Tiggly Shapes or Apps but they sure look like fun! Maybe they are really only for the young at heart!

Have you tried the Tiggly Shapes and Apps?

More for your OT, parent or teaching mTool Kit!


About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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