Education - Latest Releases
Wonster Words Spelling with Phonics App releases today
Aug 29, 2014 - 77SPARX Studio today introduces Wonster Words Spelling with Phonics 1.68, their new educational title for iOS and Android devices. Wonster Words helps children build phonological awareness by introducing the 44 most common English phonemes, basic word families, common diphthongs, and digraphs. The app starts with short letter mini games where kids can put together words using its parts. Once the words are completed, the lovable wonsters will come on screen and perform funny skits.
Lottie Dottie Chicken: huge success in Latin America lands in US
Aug 28, 2014 - Created by Bromelia and published by 01Digital, Lottie Dottie Chicken 3.0 was released today for iOS and Android devices. With videos and activities targeting kids under seven, the Lottie Dottie Chicken videoclips are full of funny and educational animations that teach kids how good it is to sing and learn. With images to collect, paint, play with puzzles and share, the app features 14 video clips in English, 13 video clips in Spanish with 57 video clips in Portuguese.
Monkimun launches new language-learning app for kids
Aug 28, 2014 - Today Monkimun announces Monki Birthday Party for iOS devices. Monki Birthday Party consists of four mini-games related to birthday parties. Kids will learn new words such as numbers, shapes, colours and how to form simple sentences. The app can be used to reinforce a child's mother tongue or to introduce the sounds and structure of a second language. Monki Birthday Party is fun and at the same time turns language-learning into a fun experience for kids.
First Arabic English Bilingual Dictionary with Scan Feature
Aug 28, 2014 - iThinkdiff today announces Arabic Dictionary 10.0, an update to their popular bilingual dictionary app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Featuring a large database, Pronunciation, Online Translator, Phrase Book, Flash cards and games help both students and travelers to translate nearly anything from Arabic into English and vice versa. Version 10.0 introduces augment reality based scan feature. Now you can point your device camera to scan words and search in dictionary.
Air Travel Made Fun For Kids With Bamba Airport For iOS
Aug 27, 2014 - Bamba today introduces Bamba Airport 1.0.2, their new educational app available universally for the iPhone and the iPad. Perfect for kids aged two and above, this beautifully illustrated app allows kids to 'run an airport' by seating passengers, stamping their passports, choosing tasty airline food and flying the jet. Based on the learn-through-play educational philosophy, kids will love playing all the fun activities and learn about numbers and matching patterns at the same time.
Spanish Dictionary 10.0 Released with Augment Reality Based Scan Feature
Aug 27, 2014 - iThinkdiff today announces Spanish Dictionary 10.0, an update to their popular bilingual dictionary app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Featuring a large database, Pronunciation, Online Translator, Phrase Book, Flash cards and games help both students and travelers to translate nearly anything from Spanish into English and vice versa. Version 10.0 introduces augment reality based scan feature. Now you can point your device camera to scan words and search in dictionary.
AssistiveWare and N2Y now offer 4 reading levels in News-2-You iPad app
Aug 26, 2014 - AssistiveWare and N2Y today announces News-2-You 2.0, an update to their popular symbol-supported newspaper for iPad. News-2-You connects students to the world with symbol-supported news and includes articles, puzzles, jokes and recipes. The app is designed for teaching and expanding literacy skills, from basic awareness of symbols and print, to reading fluently with comprehension. To support children of all ages and skill levels, the major update now includes four reading levels each week.
Main Idea App Makes Learning Fun for Lost Readers
Aug 26, 2014 - Happy Frogs Apps today introduces Main Idea 1, their new educational app for iOS and Android devices. Main Idea 1 was developed specifically to help children master reading comprehension. The app helps "lost readers," kids who breezed through the early reading skills of phonics and sight-words, but don't actually understand what they are reading. Main Idea 1 is the first in the Main Idea series and builds proficiency in understanding what a sentence is about and the main idea it is conveying.
Partners in Rhyme 1.4 for iOS - Four Games That Teach Rhyming
Aug 26, 2014 - Minneapolis based Preschool University today introduces Partners in Rhyme 1.4 for iOS, their 24th educational app that helps young children learn the important skill of rhyming. Utilizing proven Montessori principles, Partners in Rhyme helps build strong phonemic awareness skills and helps develop foundational reading skills. Offering different levels of difficulty, four learning games offer different fun ways to practice and learn rhyming for young children.