In today's culture we tend to rely on technology more than needed. I thought this was a good list of how kids may take advantage of technology and what it is meant to be used for. "Technology is a tool, not a learning outcome.
How to lock iPAD or iPhone Screen, so Children Stay within the App You Want Them to? - No More Accidental App Deletion or Unwanted App Re-arrangement! -- very helpful iPhone iPad tips for parents and teachers.
A Great Resource That Offers 400 Science and Math Simulations and Learning Activities for Students (Educational Technology and Mobile Learning)