August 25, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Edmonton, Canada - Success is guaranteed for every spelling word as each word can be pieced together from its smallest or simplex sounds. Spelling hints and rules are provided to students in context and only as they are needed. Simplex Spelling's letter by letter feedback system gives students immediate feedback as each letter in the spelling word is color coded to show if it is correct, correct but in the wrong place, or incorrect.
Simplex Spelling HD uses a multi-sensory approach to spelling. It is fun and easy to use and appeals to audio, visual, and tactile learners. Even students who have previously disliked spelling begin to enjoy it as they piece each word together like it is a puzzle.
* More than 220 high frequency spelling words to help build literacy
* Spelling words that are spoken and used in a sentence to establish context
* A powerful phonics hint feature that sounds out each word and provides a list of possible phonograms for each sound
* Contextually relevant spelling rule hints that help explain why words are spelled in a particular manner
* Unique letter by letter feedback system that provides feedback while the student is in the process of spelling each word
* Guaranteed success on every word
* Support for multiple user accounts
* User stats screen that allows users to see at a glance words that have been mastered and words that require further practice
* Supports both lower and upper case letters
* Supports both alphabetic and qwerty layout for letters
* An approach that appeals to audio, visual and tactile learners
* Universal App that works on iPad, iPhone and iPod touch devices
Simplex Spelling HD supports languages for US English, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish.
* iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, 3/4G iPod touch and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* Universal Application
* 34.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Simplex Spelling HD 1.0 is $6.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) - available worldwide exclusively on the App Store in the Education category by searching for 'Simplex Spelling HD'. Promo codes are available upon request. Please specify the website or blog being represented when making a request.
Pyxwise Software Inc. is an independent developer of family friendly games and educational software. It was co-founded by Craig Welburn B.A.Sc, B.Sc. and Lisa Welburn Ph.D. in 2011. The Pyxwise series of applications can be found on the App Store worldwide by searching for ‘Pyxwise Software Inc.’. Copyright (C) 2011 Pyxwise Software Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch are registered trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.