Tag: Learning - Latest Releases
Massive update to the free Guide for iPad Lite app - available today
Nov 27, 2013 - Announcing, iOS Guides has massively updated its free iPad Guide Lite app with new content and a brand new interface. Version 1.6 has released brand new tutorials for iOS 7, a news feed and a brand new interface built from the ground-up for iOS 7. Combined, these improvements and additions make Guide for iPad Lite the perfect way to learn new techniques and top tips about the world's best tablet. The app reveals a handful of secrets, tips and tricks for using iOS and iPad.
Learn to play piano by Christmas 2013 with a newly released Piano App
Nov 26, 2013 - Development studio Playground introduces Christmas Carols Piano 1.0, its new entertainment app for iPad. With an intuitive "follow-me-play" guide, great audio quality, full multi-touch support & over 50 melodies to practice, iPad owners around the world can get their first piano class for free and surprise their families with a newly acquired skill. Parents can get their kids interested in music in such an easy way as well. In a matter of few repetitions you will master the melodies one by one.
500,000 students in one network: Chinese Learning Apps Take Off
Nov 26, 2013 - OnDemandWorld has announced that its PinyinTutor apps, which focus on Chinese language and pronunciation for English speakers, have hit the 500,000 users milestone. Whether you are just beginning to learn Chinese and need a simple vocabulary list and pronunciation guide or you are preparing for an HSK exam, these focused, easy-to-use apps will help students attain their desired level of proficiency. The apps are available for free, each with a focus that relates to the students study goals.
iHomeEducator launches EdScout for Geography Awareness Week #GeoWeek
Nov 26, 2013 - iHomeEducator, Inc. has released the EdScout Series of apps, a new geography literacy educational app series for iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, and soon Google Play, Kindle, and Nook. Celebrating Geography Awareness Week the EdScout Series helps students learn by locating different regions through zooming, panning, tapping, & reading about the world. The app presents an interactive real-world picture where context to oceans and continents are maintained and a student must pick from many possible regions.
Common Core Curriculum for The Prisoner of Carrot Castle App Announced
Nov 25, 2013 - Helping teachers find creative material to teach Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in their classrooms, Purple Carrot Books has launched a set of CCSS aligned reading strategies for grades K-3 for The Prisoner of Carrot Castle picture book app. The Prisoner of Carrot Castle has enjoyed over 40,000 downloads from the Apple App Store and offers discounts to schools. Teachers can connect their iPad to a classroom SMART Board and read the book with all the interaction while kids watch and enjoy.
New Kindergarten CCSS Math Practice App
Nov 23, 2013 - MaypopDesigns, an educational app developer, has released theGames: Kindergarten MATH Standards for the iPhone. This innovative app is aligned with the US Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for Mathematics at the Kindergarten level. Number Sense and Geometry Sense are progressively presented to provide a truly comprehensive math practice experience within one app. Not just a dry presentation of facts, this educational app has plenty of whimsy and discovery to delight and motivate young learners.
Brush Teeth With Momo 1.1 released for iOS - Brushing Made Fun
Nov 23, 2013 - MyLittleUni has released Brush Teeth With Momo 1.1, their new tooth brushing app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices that is also optimized for iPhone 5. Children hate brushing their teeth either because they find it boring or sometimes, they're even scared about it. Brush Teeth With Momo helps kids associate tooth brushing with fun by rewarding them with points every time they brush their teeth, so that they get to feed and dress their tooth brushing buddy.
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.
Books For Kids for iOS and Android - Classic tales, activities and games
Nov 21, 2013 - AppGeneration has released "Books For Kids" for iOS and Android. Books for Kids is an interactive app/bookshelf that contains a vast array of stories and activities for kids. The library starts with more than 50 titles, with 20 classic tales. From the classics of the children's literature to nowadays more practical and educational stories, it offers a wide variety of books that will make children associate learning with fun. This library is targeted at children from 3 to 10 years old.