Education - Latest Releases
Licking Letters - Top iOS Spelling Game Released on iPad
Mar 06, 2014 - Chicago based Tenlin Studios today announces the release of their App Store favorite for kids - Licking Letters 1.1 - now for iPad. After its stellar run in the iPod store, this hit educational spelling game is now available for immediate download on iPad. Licking Letters is a spelling application for kids ages 2 to 5 in which they are challenged to spell words. It features over 140 words, ranging from 3 to 5 letters. There are also four Mini-Games included between spelling rounds.
Huff 'n Puff by Duckie Deck - a unique and breath-engaging app for kids
Mar 05, 2014 - Duckie Deck today introduces Huff N' Puff, their newest app for kids that teaches about the physical effects of wind and air, in a simplified setting. Designed for toddlers as young as 12 months, Huff N Puff allows them to have a more direct interaction with the digital world by using the power of their own breath. Just blow some air near the iPad's or iPhone's iOS 5 microphone and delight in the realistic effect on-screen. The app features more than 20 fun scenarios that are sure to delight.
New Math App from Dexteria Named a Best New App in Education by Apple
Feb 24, 2014 - Dexteria Dots, the new math app from BinaryLabs, has been named a Best New App in Education by Apple, and is currently being featured on the App Store. The app takes a unique, intuitive approach to math education and supports many of the Common Core Standards for early mathematics education. Rather than the typical "drill-and-kill" type of app, Dexteria Dots features intuitive gesturing and multiple representations of numbers & relative value, resulting in understanding at the conceptual level.
Let's be Social 1.1 released for iPad - Social Skills for Special Needs
Feb 24, 2014 - Everyday Speech today announces Let's be Social 1.1, an update to its popular iPad app focused on helping model and teach social skills to children who have special needs, including autism spectrum disorders. Let's be Social comes with 25 premium lessons and gives users the power to create completely customized lessons using their own pictures and text. Version 1.1 includes full text to speech support for all content, allowing a wider range of access for those in the special needs community.
Kilubu : Magic Potions - New Game for Kids Released on the iPad
Feb 21, 2014 - Kiupe introduces Kilubu : Magic Potions for iPad and iPhone. Kilubu : Magic Potions is a game for kids in which they create magic potions in a rich and vibrant world. Kids get to choose their ingredients. They then prepare them and boil them up in their own magical cauldron. Finally they watch the results by giving them to Sacha. The app has several features and comes in five languages. There's also an area just for parents.
Sprite Kids releases Mini Monet Creative Studio and Art Club Lite
Feb 21, 2014 - Today Sprite Kids has released Mini Monet Creative Studio and Art Club for Kids LITE ~ Weekly Drawing Challenges, a unique creative iPad app for Kids. A new creative drawing challenge pops up in the app every Friday, the challenge is designed specifically for kids with trace lines for little kids while older kids are free to draw their own ideas. Mini Monet has an Art Club which is a safe environment for kids to share their artwork anonymously.
Study dinosaurs with Moose and Zebra
Feb 20, 2014 - DashForward Lab LLC today announces the release of Moose & Zebra. Dinos - Magazine for Kids. Young readers will find the way through a Jurassic forest full of hungry predators, watch how little dinosaurs hatch, find out what Stegosaurus and Allosaurus liked for lunch and reconstruct Pterodactyl's skeleton. Kids will have fun with a pair of cute characters, develop essential skills such as math, logic and memory and learn amazing facts on dinosaurs.
iPad app ChatAble - A New Wave In Augmentative Communication
Feb 18, 2014 - The latest app from Therapy Box, ChatAble was released today. ChatAble ushers in a new wave of augmentative communication on iPads, bringing the best of the latest iPad functions with thoughtful and innovative app features to ensure that the app makes communication for children with disabilities easier and fun. Following previews at the BETT show in London and ATIA in Orlando, ChatAble is now available via iTunes at 50% off the full price.
Spelling Test Practice with Nouns - Customizable vocabulary building app
Feb 18, 2014 - Spelling Test Practice with Nouns by EFlashApps is a free app that comes with over 500 nouns flashcards to help kids from pre-school through second grade build their vocabulary and improve their spelling. This fully customizable app features personalized list creation and addition of words. Along with interactive spelling tests, this is a perfect task-oriented learning app for elementary eduction. This app ranks in Top 100 free apps for kids ages 6 through 8 on the iTunes App Store.