Education - Latest Releases
New App Developed by Robotics Experts for Children with Special Needs
Jul 21, 2014 - Atlanta based Zyrobotics, LLC today introduces Forest Fighter 1.0, a novel cause-and-effect app for iOS and Android devices. Based on lessons-learned for engaging children in robotics, Forest Fighter is designed to enhance motor skills for young children and kids with motor or cognitive delays. With a phenomenal ability to set options, this app will keep kids motivated and engaged. Parents can also use this switch-accessible app to reinforce IEP goals or just to have fun with their child.
Gro Flowers - A New Creative Children's App about Biodiversity
Jul 18, 2014 - Gro Play Digital AB today introduces Gro Flowers 1.0, their new eco-educational children's app for iOS and Android devices. Suitable for children 2-6 years old, Gro Flowers explains the importance of biodiversity in a simple and entertaining way for kids. Children become their own gardener and can create amazing new flower species with the tip of their finger. Then help the bees and the other creatures to pollinate the flowers; their colorful creations will spread across the field.
New app helps parents with summer reading
Jul 17, 2014 - Rival Schools and Loud Crow Interactive today announce The Little People 1.0 for iOS, the third standalone storybook app in the award-winning Bramble Berry Tales series. Featuring multiple reading modes, The Little People emphasizes education through reading and visual storytelling. Designed for young readers, simple touch interactions encourage kids to explore the screen. Parents can choose to hand over their mobile devices to their kids with a fully narrated, voice-acted storybook app.
Rocket Math Launches New Math Facts Fluency App for Kids K - 5th
Jul 15, 2014 - R&D Instructional Solutions today introduces RocketMath 1.0, its mathematics app for iOS devices. This original classroom-tested, student and teacher-approved mathematics program is duplicated in a scientifically designed universal app for quickly and effectively building math facts fluency. Designed by Dr. Don Crawford, PhD, the Rocket Math program systematically engages and motivates children, ages K through 5th grade, to naturally develop their math facts fluency to a level of automaticity.
Croc: Legend Of The Gobbos creator announces Story Box
Jul 14, 2014 - UK based Pigobo has announced they are working on 'Story Box' - from the original creator of "Croc: Legend of the Gobbos." Story Box is a co-operative platform for children, parents and teachers, empowering them to read and create fun 3D interactive learning experiences. From reading classic fairy tales, learning all about the world or even learning another language, Story Box's Story Sets will provide infinite possibilities for learning and creation.
Bud's Rhyming Words: Kids learn to rhyme in no time: iOS/Android: Age 4+
Jul 14, 2014 - Nimble Minds is happy to announce its upcoming app, Bud's Rhyming Words to be released worldwide on App Store, Google Play and Amazon on July 17th. Rhyming is creative and a fun way to play with language. In Bud's Rhyming Words, kids will learn word families, CVC, short and long vowel words through three wonderful games. With a successful completion of each level in Bud's Rhyming Words, kids will have a strong sense of phonemic awareness and a solid groundwork for written language.
Amazing new app for young children released today
Jul 10, 2014 - Multi award-winning educational software startup, 3 Elles Interactive today introduces Astropolo 1.0 for iOS, a highly engaging educational game for children from 4 to 8 years old. Astropolo is a space journey filled with adventures and encounters and offers 8 interactive mini-games, made entirely of hand-cut animated paper in a single graphical universe created by the renowned French artist Chloe Mazlo. Cheer the space rocket for take-off, help Santa Claus find his lost reindeers and much more.
Scientific computing app Computable brings IPython and SciPy to the iPad
Jul 10, 2014 - Austrian iOS developer Karl Traunmuller today released Computable, the first iOS app to bring the powerful combination of the IPython computing environment and the rich collection of scientific software modules commonly referred to as the SciPy stack to the iPad. Centered around a notebook metaphor, IPython is a great platform for a wide range of computational problems, interactive lecture notes, term papers, and more.
Kids Can Be The Ultimate BBQ Pitmaster With Bamba BBQ For iOS
Jul 08, 2014 - Bamba! today introduces Bamba BBQ 1.0.0, its new kid's educational title available universally for the iPhone as well as the iPad. Bamba BBQ brings with it all the exciting flavors of the BBQ experience along with wacky ingredients. Featuring an interactive interface, Bamba BBQ emulates the real life barbecue process so kids will have to chop wood, set fire to the pit and cook food. Kids are free to do what they like and serve their dish to the four wacky characters to enjoy their reaction.