The Joy of Reading
A comprehensive collection of 9 multilevel games that are designed to encourage early reading.The perfect app for you and your kids
by Geeks with Juniors - Tue Nov 18 2014 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
The Joy of Reading puts an emphasis on ‘joy’ and lets kids take it slow, enjoy the process, and learn new words as they play. If you’ve been wondering how to teach your kids to read in a sequential manner, this is the perfect app for you and your kids.The Joy of Reading is a new 5-star app!
by Smart Apps for Kids - Wed Nov 19 2014 00:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)
All in all, developer Seven Academy gets it. They understand that reading is more than what it can appear to be on the surface, and that sometimes educators and parents need a really great tool on their iDevice that will not only appeal to their kids but also help them get some serious learning on.
Sounds and Letters
Squirrel serves as the child’s guide to building a solid awareness of phonemes and then phonics.
The child explores tracing, recognition of upper and lowercase letters, and distinguishing between letters in the alphabet.
The child’s phonological awareness is extended as they are introduced to initial sounds in words.
Words that Rhyme
Bird serves as the child’s guide as they categorize rhyming words.
Learn to Blend
The child discovers that segmented sounds blend together to form words and that letters can be substituted to form different words!
Short and Long Vowels
The child learns how to distinguish between the different sounds that vowels can make.
Beaver serves as the child’s guide as they chop compound words into their smaller components and generate new words of their own.
The child plays with all of the words that they have learned in The Joy of Reading.
Starting to Read
Children illustrate simple sentences by inserting images to represent them. They are encouraged to attempt to read the sentences on their own before asking the device to do so.