READING APPS
PRICE
(As of 8/6/12)
HOW YOU CAN USE THIS APP
StoryBuilder
$7.99
Recommended Best Buy- StoryBuilder helps improve paragraph formation, improve idea generation, and inferencing skills.
Bob Books Reading Magic Lite
Free
Phonics based interactive game
Read Me Stories
Free
Series of stories that can be read to the student or the student can read along with the books.
I Like Books
$1.99
37 books in this one app. Students can read the book themselves or listen to the audio version of the book.
Rabbit and Turtle's Amazing Race
$4.99
Children's folk tale comes to life. Students can read the book themselves or listen to the audio version of the book.
Little Blue Jackal
$1.99
Classic folk tale that teaches a simple moral. Students can read the book themselves or listen to the audio version of the book.
Card Match
$0.99
Improve memory and reading of common reading words by playing this matching/memory game.
Rhyme-N-Time
$1.99
Students will place words together that rhyme and also find words that do not rhyme together. Fun, interactive game!
Story Dice
$1.99
The two dice are used as a tool to prompt ideas for plot, character, and setting. Can be used effectively for both written and oral storytelling.
Picture Dictionary
Free
An A to Z Picture Dictionary with hundreds of words and sentences. There is also a self-record tool for educators and parents to record their own voice for the students to hear.
iSEQUENCES
$2.99
Useful app for young children as pre-reading practice. Teaches story sequencing as well as defines emotions.
Making Sequences
$4.99
Teaches story sequences. Use what is provided or create your own stories by uploading personal photos and recording personalized audio.
You’re the Storyteller: The Surprise (Home Edition) HD
$5.99
Recommended Best Buy- In this wordless story, the student watches a video and then can record his or her very own narration. Students also have the option of typing out their story in order to stay on topic. The app also provides students with challenge words to help guide their narrations. Awesome app!
Learning A-Z
Free
In-app purchases. Wifi required.
Fluency Finder
$6.99
Assess a student's word per minute fluency.
Beginning Blends Word Builder
$1.99
Learn about the beginning consonant blends word sounds / bl cl cr dr fr gr pl pr sn and tr
Ending Blends
$1.99
Learn about the ending consonant blends word sounds / ft ll nt nd sk rn ck mp lk
Fairy Tales by Brothers Grimm-Complete set
$1.99
15 stories by Brothers Grimm