November 16, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Castro Valley, California - In collaboration with NoodleWorks Interactive LLC, KwiqApps today is thrilled to announce the release of Noodle Words, Active Word Game Set 1 for iPad. Designed by Mark Schlichting, a well-known pioneer of the children's multimedia and interactive design industry, Noodle Words helps young readers make the connection between words and their meanings by employing highly animated interactions on a touch-screen device. It is available immediately in Apple's App Store for $2.99.
Noodle Words, Active Word Game Set 1 includes eighteen action words (verbs) that convey their meanings through lively movement and sound effects. Young readers can interact with the words and cute bugs on the iPad's touch screen. They literally play with the words by make SPIN spin, and JUMP jump etc.
With over 100 lively and humorous bug and word animations, Noodle Words is bound to make any child want to play and explore inside the App. It is this deep engagement that will allow them to learn new words and their meanings effortlessly.
"Before sounding out letters and putting words together, kids need to understand that words have meaning. This delightful app encourages kids to discover those meanings by letting them play with the words... watching 'spin' spin... and seeing 'sparkle' sparkle. Parents will love playing with kids, and then talking about other words that could have been included.", commented Barbara Chamberlin, PhD, Director, New Mexico State University Learning Games Lab.
"It was our privilege to work with NoodleWorks Interactive on Noodle Words, an App that is going to set the new standards for interactivity, engagement, and educational value in the App Store." said Yadong Liu, Founder and CEO of KwiqApps Inc., "Mark has done a terrific job of designing Noodle Words and we are thrilled to bring this beautiful work to iPad for millions of children to enjoy in the years to come."
* iPad 1 and 2
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later (iOS 4.0 Tested)
* 91.4 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Noodle Words, Active Word Game Set 1 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Located in Silicon Valley, California, KwiqApps was founded on the believe that mobile devices are an important learning tool of today's busy family. KwiqApps develops interactive children's books such as the recently launched Goldilocks and the Three Bears, as well as educational games such as Word Search and Balloony Word etc. Copyright (C) 2011 KwiqApps Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.