Sight Word Hangman is a learning game to help kids aged 5 to 7 learn words using audio and sight via a simple game of Hangman. Easy to use kids can listen to the various lists of word and learn to sight the most commonly used word in the English language.
Sight Words Hangman: Fun Learning Game App for iPhone/iPod and iPad
Sight Words Hangman contains 25 lists of 10 words each that includes some of the most used word in the English language plus 2 additional lists with words related to Halloween and Thanksgiving. Kids can select a specific list or let the app select a random list.
The game is simple. Kids listen to the spoken word and select the right one out of a list of 4. If the answer is correct, the next word is spoken. If the answer is incorrect a part of the hangman appears. Kids have then 5 more chance to select the right answer! Easy!
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The Sight Words Hangman is a fun learning game based on classic hangman game. It is well done and easy to use. It gives a chance for the kids to learn 250 sight words. Instructions are clearly spoken using a high quality recording and it offers a “repeat” button. If your kids did not understand the word they can just tap on the repeat button and listen to the word again. This option can be used as often as they want.
Sight Words Hangman is entertaining and helps kids increase their vocabulary, spelling and reading levels. It offers a visual approach to words as kids will learn to recognize the complete word. The full word is spoken out loud; it does not sound the words letter by letter.
Overall, Sight Words Hangman is a simple fun educational game that offers a global approach to words. Kids learn to recognize the complete word via audio and sight. Fun and easy to use it supports kids who are learning by memorization but does not help those using a phonetics approach to spell or read words.
Sight Word Hangman is available for download via the iTunes App Store