Posts Tagged ‘ Reading Apps ’

Your StoryTime: Never Miss Story Time Again

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Have you ever been away from your children and wished you could at least end their day by sharing a story with them?Appy Ventures has created Your StoryTime, an app for children ages 5+, that lets parents record stories and share them with their children across the miles!Children, and especially those with autism...

Write to Read App: Kids Create Books While Learning to Write and Read

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Kids need to learn how to write, but writing isn't always a kid's favorite activity. When you're a child who is struggling with reading and writing, the best thing for you is a little bit of fun!With WriteReader's new app, Write to Read for iPhone, kids can write their own books! Kids...

Improve Your Child’s Reading Potential with Word Wheel: Short Vowels

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Youngsters learning to read appreciate pictures associated with words. Most likely, they don't quite understand the letters mean different things, such as vowels versus consonants.That's where Teknos Interactive LLC can help with its new app, Word Wheel: Short Vowels. This app teaches kids short vowels with the help of audio, visuals, and positive reinforcement.Features...

Social Skills Wrapped In a Story: Trudy Goes to the Beach

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Telling stories will never go out of style. Kids love reading, hearing, and telling stories, especially children on the autism spectrum.With new technology, like the iPad, children can even interact with a story and its characters.Ruby Cube Inc. has created an app, Trudy Goes to the Beach, that uses audio, graphics, and stories to...

Interactive Storybook for Music Lovers: Gorilla Band

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Interactive books can really take reading to a whole new level for kids by using animation, music, and narration to bring a story to life.Gorilla Band, created by Wasabi Productions, is an interactive book about gorillas who play music and learn how to work together. The graphics, sound, and music will certainly keep kids'...

Spellyfish – Short A Words

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Pyxwise always creates and delivers quality applications, and Spellyfish - Short A Words is no exception! This app is visually stimulating, covers topics in detail, provides help whenever kids need it, and tracks user progress.This is surely going to become one of my go-to apps when it comes to recommending spelling programs, and...

Daisy-Head Mayzie: Interactive Book App for iPad

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Oceanhouse Media's done it again with their Daisy-Head Mayzie book app that brings a classic to life and is bound to get noticed by lots of little ones! Dr. Seuss' Daisy-Head Mayzie is a fun story that Oceanhouse has turned into an interactive story app about Daisy-Head Mayzie who finds fortune, fame, and ultimately...

Learn to Read by Writing: Write to Read App

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Write to Read is a book-making app with an educated twist. Children aged three and up are encouraged to write at their own developmental level. An adult helper “translates” the child’s efforts into a proper sentence which is compared to the child’s efforts. There is no wrong answer here; the child will learn to...



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Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

My name is Jack Kieffer and I'm a blogger sharing my love of technology at blogs like Cool Gizmo Toys, Greenamajigger, and here at Autism Plugged In where I'm trying to make a difference in the lives of children with autism.

Several years ago, I began volunteering with special needs kids, who gave me much joy and an appreciation for life. This blog is my way of giving back. Any proceeds from this effort are used to support my friends with autism. Read more about Jack or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.