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Major Update For Scientifically Validated Spelling Based Phonics App

Feb 26, 2016 - Pyxwise Software today announces Simplex Spelling Phonics - Advanced Phonograms 3.0.1, an important update to its critically acclaimed interactive phonics-based spelling app for iOS devices. Aimed at children of all ages, this popular learning app focuses on teaching advanced concepts in spelling using a combination of phonics and Pyxwise's reverse phonics approach that acts like a personal spelling coach. Version 3.0.1 adds several new advanced features, more lessons and new spelling lists.


Pyxwise Software Updates Its Educational App, Simplex Spelling Phonics 2

Feb 04, 2016 - Pyxwise Software today announces Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 Syllables - Spell To Read 3.0.1, an important update to its critically acclaimed interactive phonetics-based spelling app for iOS devices. Aimed at children of all ages, Simplex Spelling Phonics 2 focuses on teaching spelling using phonetics, covering different kinds of syllables, compound words, advanced phonograms and more. Version 3.0.1 adds several new advanced features and more challenging activities.


Pyxwise Software Releases Learning App, Simplex Math Galactic Blaster

Dec 17, 2015 - Pyxwise Software today introduces Simplex Math Galactic Blaster 1.0.0, their new space-themed game for iOS devices. Simplex Math Galactic Blaster offers children a fun and effective way to practice and learn math. The player takes control of a spaceship and journeys the universe solving math problems and defeating alien attackers. The player can choose to practice addition, subtraction, multiplication or division, and there is a range of difficulty levels to keep children challenged.


Simplex Spelling Apps Significantly Improve Spelling Skills, Study Shows

Dec 16, 2015 - Pyxwise Software has had its educational methodology validated by an academic study, which showed an average improvement of 1.9 grades among children who regularly used its iPad apps. Simplex Spelling improves English spelling and reading skills by using a powerful combination of phonics lessons, spelling/word patterns, our unique "reverse phonics" approach and contextually relevant spelling rules. The 2014 study was carried out by Dr. Linda Chmiliar and Serena Seeger at Athabasca University.


Spellyfish Phonics - Short A Words Earns Mom's Choice Award

May 09, 2014 - Pyxwise Software Inc. is pleased to announce that the Mom's Choice Awards has named Spellyfish Phonics - Short A Words among the best in family-friendly media, products and services. The adorable and friendly Spellyfish helps children learn phonics along with the primary letter sounds and letter names of the alphabet through a unique approach that teaches both phonics decoding and phonics encoding skills in a simple and engaging manner that appeals to young children and students.


Simplex Spelling Phonics - A Best New App in the US App Store

Jan 08, 2014 - Pyxwise Software's latest app, Simplex Spelling Phonics - Rhyming With CVC Words, has been featured by Apple as a "Best New App" in the educational category of the US App Store. Simplex Spelling Phonics - Rhyming With CVC Words teaches rhyming, segmenting and blending of over 300 three letter consonant-vowel-consonant (CVC) words. The app is aligned with many of the US Common Core State Standards for Foundational Skills in Reading for Kindergarten.


Award Winning Simplex Spelling Phonics Series Expands With New App

Dec 18, 2013 - Independent educational software developer, Pyxwise Software today introduces Simplex Spelling Phonics - Rhyming With CVC Words 2.0, their newest children's educational app for iOS devices. Providing 62 instructional lessons, Simplex Spelling improves English spelling and reading skills by using a powerful combination of phonics lessons, rhyming patterns, a unique "reverse phonics" approach and contextually relevant spelling rules. Simplex Spelling Phonics features over 300 CVC spelling words.


Pyxwise Software Releases New Spellyfish Phonics - Short I Words App

Nov 22, 2013 - Pyxwise Software today introduces Spellyfish - Short I Words for iOS. Spellyfish, the jellyfish, helps children learn phonics, the primary letter sounds, and the letter names of the alphabet. Spellyfish also teaches children how words can be broken up into separate sounds and how the letter sounds can be blended together to form short words containing the letter i'. Spellyfish has received rave reviews and praise from the media.


Pyxwise Launches Spellyfish App that Teaches Spelling and Reading Skills

Aug 19, 2013 - Independent educational software developer, Pyxwise Software today introduces Spellyfish - Short A Words, their newest children's educational app for iOS devices. Just in time for back to school, Spellyfish teaches the critical skills that children need to spell and read. It is aligned with the US Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for building foundational skills in reading for Kindergarten. Designed with classrooms and families in mind, Spellyfish supports up to 40 user accounts.