Kaligo Handwriting App
Improve your students’ handwriting and spelling by using tablets and styluses in the classroom. Get started in minutes!
The DfE Approved Handwriting Application
Kaligo is designed to teach children how to write using a tablet and stylus.
We are now used by over 100 schools across the World, make sure to check out their reviews below:
Kaligo is perhaps one of the most impressive classroom tools we’ve seen. The improvement in our pupil’s handwriting in a very short space of time has been really impressive!
Deputy Head Teacher at St James’ CE Primary School
There is nothing like Kaligo on the market to support handwriting progress in schools. It saves our teacher’s time and helps manage progress for every pupil.
Teacher at Rosetta Primary School
During class every child gets immediate, personal feedback with their handwriting, this just isn’t possible without using technology!
Teacher at Wayfield Primary School – Kent ICT Champion of the Year
The instant feedback allows our students to self-correct and as a result we are seeing impressive results with written work in their text books.
Apple Teacher ADE
9 Handwriting Exercises
Our Department for Education approved Handwriting Application allows teachers to adapt their handwriting lessons to match their handwriting scheme deployed in their school. Kaligo enables exercises to be differentiated to meet the needs of all students.
Features and Benefits
Customisable Lesson Planning
Create, edit and delete lesson plans and exercises using the Kaligo Cloud. Tailor the Kaligo app to match your handwriting scheme with our customisable letter choices. Set lessons for classrooms, working groups or individual students.
Curriculum Aligned Exercises
Our 9 curriculum aligned handwriting exercises have been designed to match the learning outcomes of each year group in Early Years and Primary Education.
As a Teacher using the Kaligo app or Cloud portal, you will be able to assess Students’ progress with replay-able real- time feedback, with analysis based on shape, direction and order. Monitor classrooms, working groups or individual students.
With the help of the Kaligo Cloud, you will now be able to track the progress of your students and quickly see lesson results and feedback. This will help you to adapt your future lesson plans to match the needs of the students.
8 Week Impact Trial –
Designed by Teachers for Teachers
Kaligo’s impact trial uses our DfE approved handwriting application to help progress children’s handwriting progression as well as looking at the wider impact that using EdTech can have on overall development. Over an 8-week period, you will be able to have full access of Kaligo in your school, where you can create lessons and monitor student progression, whilst di!erentiating lessons to meet the needs of all individuals.
- Objective and subjective analysis to outline the progress that has been made throughout the trial.
- Baseline assessments for Capital Letters, Lower-case, Pre-cursive and Cursive handwriting styles.
- Social behaviour analysis.
- Adapted to suit your individual school’s handwriting policy.
You will be able to create homework for Students to complete at home with the Kaligo app. Homework is automatically synced with all the Students tablets, with automatic Student Monitoring so that Teachers can monitor the Students progress.
Learn anywhere in the World
With the Kaligo Cloud, Teachers and Students can now use Kaligo anywhere in the World. With an increase in remote learning, ensure that your Students can practise their handwriting anywhere and at any time.
Create Teachers and Students
You will be able to create, edit and delete Teachers and Students within the Cloud. Make sure to select whether the student is right or left handed! Why not customise your profiles with our emoji avatars?
Create Classes and Year Groups
Within the Kaligo Cloud portal you will be able to assign Teachers and Students to specific Classes and Year Groups. Monitor and transfer the progress of Students as they climb through the year groups.
Ready to see impact?
Download your free trial
You can also opt-in to our Impact trial
which shows impact from baseline to 8
weeks handwriting progression.
“The improvement in our pupil’s
handwriting in a very short space of
time has been really impressive”
Andrew Clark, Deputy Head, St James
Chorley CE Primary School
Have a question about Kaligo? Before contacting us you might want to look through our most common user questions and answers.
Which tablets are compatible with Kaligo ?
Kaligo is compatible with Android and iOS operating systems with minimal compatibility: Android : 4.4 and iOS 10.
Do I need a specific stylus ?
Kaligo can be used with all styluses compatible with Android and iOS operating systems (User experience may vary depending on stylus).
Does Kaligo work offline ?
Kaligo works independently from a wifi connection which means students and teachers can continue working on or off line. All data is automatically synchronised when the wifi connection is restored.
Are Kaligo exercises aligned to handwriting curriculums ?
Research based exercises are aligned with international curriculums. Enquire now to learn more.