List/Grid Tag Archives: spelling

Review Excerpt: This app models phonemic sounds with a  human mouth, so children can see the way a mouth moves when making different phonemic sounds. It is important to note that this ...
Review Excerpt: This app turns your iPad into a highly customizable cursive writing tutorial that takes up where Writing Wizard (CTR, Sept 13) leaves off. A suite of parent/teacher ...
Review Excerpt: There are now over 500 Montessori-related apps in the iTunes store, and as you might expect, quality varies. This is one of the low quality examples. It starts by offering ...
Review Excerpt: Spelling practice meets arcade-style gameplay in this children’s dictionary app. Pip the parrot is the host, who collects correct letters and squawks when he loses ...
Review Excerpt: This app introduces us to a little girl named Samantha, who imagines how her life would be if she were a cat. She figures out that it wouldn’t be all that fun. ...
Review Excerpt: You are presented with a challenge, like “send me to Wisconsin” along with an outline map and a slingshot holding Flat Stanley. Using your finger as a pointer ...
Review Excerpt: Nearly every typing tutorial has a game where you must stop approaching enemies by typing out the short words they carry. If you miss a word, the enemies score points, ...
Review Excerpt: This is like a mashup of a grid game like battleship with a crossword puzzle; and you are rewarded with a jigsaw puzzle. You must use your “spell-power” ...
Review Except: What’s another word for an old dinosaur bone? How about a sweet treat? The answer is hidden in a 4 x 4 grid of word squares, each with a bit of a word such as FO, ...
Review Excerpt: This app features six bite-sized phonics and word recognition games. Each activity features a monkey who jumps around the screen. As you play each game you can earn ...
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