Designed for Speech Language Pathologists who are working with struggling spellers, this app is used in the classroom and home.
A variety of scaffolding support has been built in including the following:
- 3 hint modes: letter, vowel or consonant, and vowel or consonant and letter
- normal and slow pronunciation for each word (tap on the image to hear the slow pronunciation)
- clear images for each spelling word
- uppercase and lowercase options
- a word review section with images for all words
This app uses a QWERTY keyboard layout. As a result of the built-in scaffolding, this app can be used for different levels of spellers. The variety of scaffolding support make this spelling app stand out. Great for one-on-one tutoring and in class to focus on isolated word groups.
This app includes over 300 words in the following 15 categories: Mammals, Birds, Fish, Reptiles, Insects, Arachnids, Crustaceans, Molluscs, Body Parts, Colors, Food, Instruments, Natural World, Numbers, Objects, Shapes, Transportation.
The reward at the end of each level is a short optional balloon popping game. Pop as many balloons as you can in 30 seconds to see who has the fastest fingers.
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Tapfun works with educators to produce educational apps for elementary school children. Our apps are designed to complement and supplement school curricula. Our latest app “Math Word Problems - Addition and Subtraction for Kindergarten and First Grade” was authored & developed by experienced educator Anne Gardner (Nationally Board Certified in the U.S. for literacy).
- improved home screen navigation
- changed to QWERTY keyboard
- changed app icon
- fixed minor bugs
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- Tapfun Inc.
- 83.5 MB
- Requires iPadOS 5.0 or later.
- Requires macOS 11.0 or later and a Mac with Apple M1 chip.
- Age Rating
- © 2013 Tapfun Inc.
- In-App Purchases
- full version $2.99
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.