March 18, 2010 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Southampton, New York - I-itch Inc. today is pleased to announce the release of ABC Shakedown Plus 1.0, a follow-up to their very popular first app, "ABC Shakedown." ABC Shakedown Plus is classroom tested and researched based. It has been described as "a spectacular app" and "what kids apps are meant to be - fun interactive, and most of all, educational."
Children are sure to be engaged by these slick, new, interactive alphabet games. The original illustrations, delightful animation, and correlating sound effects will enable your child to master the letters of the alphabet in a fun and entertaining way.
Classic - introduces each letter of the alphabet using a slideshow format with easy prompts and a "SHAKE feature" to work your way from A to Z.
See it, Say it - has the child choose between three letter blocks, that when touched, say their letter name. The object is to DRAG the correct block to the corresponding picture that begins with that letter. This game reinforces letter recognition and initial letter sounds, using both your visual and auditory senses.
Hear it, Hit it - has the child choose between three buttons, that when touched, say a letter sound. The object is to DRAG the correct button to the corresponding picture that begins with that sound. This game was designed to have the child rely completely on auditory discrimination to learn the specific sounds that each letter in the alphabet makes.
Each game builds upon the next, reinforcing skills that will put your child on the road to reading. The games are intuitive and easy to navigate.
* iPhone and iPod touch
* Requires iPhone OS 3.0 or later
* 54.0 MB
Pricing and Availability:
ABC Shakedown Plus 1.0 is $1.99 (USD) and available exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Located in Southampton, New York, I-Itch Inc was founded in 2009 by Jayne Clare and Anne Rachel. As life-long educators, Jayne and Anne began developing apps with a simple, yet strong, mission to reach as many young learners as possible. Their insistence that learning can and should be fun is witnessed in the scope and depth of their teaching apps, ABC Shakedown and ABC Shakedown Plus. Copyright 2009-2010 i-Itch Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone and iPod, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.