iTrace for the iPad Teaches Handwriting to Tech Savvy Children
January 17, 2013 in Education
[prMac.com] San Francisco, California - Penmanship practice for kids of all ages comes to the iPad with the immediate launch of iTrace 1.0.1 on iOS. Guided by adaptive visual hints and gentle narration, children can learn to write letters, numbers, and words by using their fingers to trace each shape. Children can play the app's fun picture matching game as they complete each exercise. Children from around the globe can now learn the basics of handwriting from the comfort and familiarity of a tablet device.
Developed under the guidance of seasoned educational professionals and tested by almost 100 students, iTrace uses the iPad's touch screen to teach children the basics of writing. Numbers, uppercase and lowercase letters, words, and even the student's own name are all on the menu in this unique edutainment experience. With support for multiple players, the app saves the entire history of each player, ensuring that their individual progress is clearly documented and celebrated with the app's collection of exciting visual rewards.
"iTrace is an exciting and interactive way for children of all ages to learn and perfect their writing skills," said Michael Bogorad, CEO of DevPocket, Inc. "Creating a fun yet educational environment for children is one of the most important concerns for any parent and our app achieves this in a simple, engaging, and rewarding manner. We're excited for both parents and children to play with iTrace together and learn the vital skill of writing in a fun and engaging manner!"
* 600+ different rewards
* 50 animated objects
* Supports multiple players
* Saves the entire history of each child's progress
* Supports multiple methods of writing the same letters
* A simple switch adjusts the entire system for left-handed kids
* Requires iPad with iOS 5.0 or later
* 96.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
iTrace 1.0.1 for the iPad is $3.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
DevPocket specializes in mobile app development for the iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows Phone devices. They work with clients of all sizes and industries, including, finance, transportation, education, as well as media outlets, converting their needs and ideas into superb mobile apps. With over 50 apps developed for various operating systems, DevPocket's expertise in mobile software development is well established and respected. DevPocket developed several mobile apps for the Yandex conglomerate (NASDAQ: YNDX) and now those apps are being used by hundreds of thousands people. Other projects have contributed to the DevPocket's developers' expertise in the fields of navigation, healthcare & medicine, education and others. DevPocket is uniquely capable of creating a brand-new product as well as a mobile client for existing services. Copyright (C) 2013 DevPocket 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.