Word Book and Puzzle Box HD: Interactive Room Featuring Adaptive Learning is a top learning app for kids from pre-school to grade 1. It offers an original and excellent concept for kids to learn and play. It supports spelling and learning how to read using phonic sounds and visuals as well as strengthen observation skills via 2 interactive games
Word Book and Puzzle Box: Top interactive Learning App
Word Book and Puzzle Box HD is developed by Anlock (see 1st Word with Phonics) specially designed for the iPad. It makes full use of the iPad interactive touch screen and allows kids to learn via a friendly, stimulating and supportive setting. Easy to use it offers 2 games.
On opening the app, kids are invited to enter their name, a picture and select a colour for their room. Once done, kids see their room ... Note the picture frame with your kid picture! And will have a choice 2 activities
Word Book: offers learn how to spell and read game. Based on Anlock's previous apps, kids will see a picture, and letters. They need to tap on each letter and drag it to the right place. Each time a letter is positioned, kids can listen to the phonic sound it makes. Once all letters are in place, the app tells each letter and reads the word. Each time a word is completed, kids get a star and each word can be done 3 times. The game offers 3 levels of increasing difficulty.
Puzzle box: is a series of jigsaw puzzles. Simply drag each piece to the right place. As with the word book, each time a puzzle is completed, kids earn a star and each puzzle can be done 3 times.
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Word Book and Puzzle Box HD is another top learning app from developer Anlock. It support adaptive learning via a top quality and interactive app that stimulates and engages children. The illustrations are great, bright and colourful and the app is easy to use. Each activity offers a reward system that stimulates learning. Your kids will learn how to spell, read and recognise 30 words of animals and play with 40 shape and frame tray puzzles (full version only).
One of our Favourite features is the use of the phonic sounds which provides a tremendous help in the process of learning how to read. There is no pressure and kids can play with either activity at their own pace. Levels are of increasing difficulty to support various levels.
If you have several kids, note that this learning app offers. Multiplayer setting. You can enter up to 4 players, so each kids can personalized and decorate their own room.
Overall, Word Book and Puzzle Box HD is a top learning app for kids aged 1 to 7. It offers adaptive learning. It is easy to use and kids can play and learn independently as all instructions are clearly spoken, no need to know how to read to learn! A very well done app that falls into the best apps categories for kids and joins Fun Educational Apps Top Picks list!
RRP - $1.99/£1.49/€1.79 -
Addtional cotent availabe via IAP
Update Feb. 2012 - Please note the Word Book and Puzzle Box has been upated and inlcudes the following:
- Corrected phonics for short o and short i and further phonics enhancements.
- New letters images for “a” and “g”, single-story instead of double-story, to help younger learners.
- In App Purchases buttons are now "Press and Hold" buttons to prevent accidentally being tapped by children."Exit" button added in the "Choose an Item to Decorate your Room" screen.
- Children do not necessarily have to redeem their stars so they may save up.
- "Next/Replay/Table" buttons appear faster in the "Reward - Fireworks" screen.
- Further performance enhancements in the user database and the tables of words and puzzles.
DISCLOSURE: At Anlock your children's privacy and safety is our priority that is why our app:
- Does not collect/share any user's personally identifiable information.
- Does not contain Social Network Integration or other Social Features.
- Does not contain ads.Contains In App Purchases for additional content.
- They are purchased once, are found on a contained, parent targeted screen and are only accessible through "Press and Hold" buttons.Contains "Feedback", "Tell a Friend", "Rate Now" and "Gift Now" buttons. They are found on a contained, parent targeted screen and are only accessible through a "Press and Hold" button.
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