May 12, 2010 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Chicago, Illinois - Zidware, Inc. announced today the release and feature on iTunes this week of their first interactive iPad app, ZooRound(TM), to join My Alphabet(TM), Matheroids(TM) and ABC Invaders(TM) into the App Store family of Nanoschool Kids learning software. ZooRound(TM) designed for the iPad, is a bright, funny and tap friendly moving world of animals for preschoolers to explore, as an integrated part of the Nanoschool Kids series of personal learning apps.
"ZooRound(TM) is our most creative app yet designed", beams Nanoschool Director John Popadiuk, "...the iPad allows us to create wonderful play value and real teachable moments for kids to find within 360 degrees of living iPad play space."
ZooRound(TM) has been Featured this week in the iTunes Education Store!
The concepts for interaction in ZooRound(TM) take advantage of the iPad's complete 360 degrees of screen, allowing parents and family to join in easily. All graphics and interface elements are kid-friendly, bold and finely created for small hands or fingers. ZooRound(TM) has 4 extra games built in for kids to draw, animate or play games while discovering animal names and zoo interactions like feeding.
All fun mobile play features are built for the iPad, even upside down!
ZooRound(TM) has a clever Green Earth graphic look with play-along voice commands that guides young children as they explore. A friend of Nanoschool is always around to give audio feedback and help move the experience forward. Foundation concepts cover gross and fine motor skills, tap directives, basic animal naming, following voice instruction and screen interaction choices.
ZooRound(TM) is a captivating app for young preschoolers to learn animal types, names and patterns while they navigate inside a virtual zoo environment with sound and speech. Mr Popadiuk mentions, "...Nanoschool Kids is on the mark again to cover basic literacy, math and science-based learning all delivered as brilliant mobile experiences to engage and be super fun!.....especially evident in the soon to be released Matheroids X(TM)."
About Nanoschool Kids:
ZooRound(TM) , My Colorz & Shapes(TM), My Numberz(TM) and My Alphabet(TM) were all developed as part of the Nanoschool Kids Project by Zidware, a "Smart" interactive based learning environment of thinking classroom ideas, digital app media products and parent tools used to mesh together the natural and technologically enhanced world of children's education.
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.2 or later
* 6.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
ZooRound(TM) 1.1 is available today in the Apple iTunes(R) Store worldwide for $1.99 (USD) along with My Colorz & Shapes(TM), My Numberz(TM), Matheroids(TM) and My Alphabet(TM) for $.99 (USD).
Zidware, Inc., creators of Nanoschool Kids(TM) and ZooRound(TM), is a Chicago based educational app development studio founded in 2009 with an award winning creative team striving to produce beautifully designed apps that are thoughtful, easy to use, and fun for the whole family! The Nanoschool Kids(TM) brand reaches out with educational apps for reading, math, science, social studies, kids games, special needs, creative play, holiday fun and arty mobile learning. (C) 2009 - 2010 Zidware, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.