Jun 28, 2013 - Independent developer, Marc Sockel introduces Phonetic Birds 1.0, his new educational game for the iPad. Phonetic Birds offers auditory skills training for children from kindergarden to primary school. In a series of 4 mini games based around the motivating phonetic birds, kids improve auditory sequencing, auditory discrimination and auditory attention. The birds are able to produce 14 tweet sounds in 8 pitches and 8 volumes each. The children learn to distinguish these possible 896 sounds.