06 February 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Another great Phonics App: “ABC Pocket Phonics”

Type of activities

  • Build simple words by listening to sounds. Short words like ‘am’ ‘cat’ are read out slowly. Each sound is pronounced so the child can hear and identify the sounds.
  • Tracing letters for letter formation and hand writing practice.photo-5

 

Level / Age range targeted

  • Early Years: Beginning Phonics. Includes individual sounds and blends such as “ch” “sh” etc.
  • Can be customized to meet individual needs. Eg: writing style: Cursive / Upper / Lower case

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Skills developed:

  • letter formation
  • sounds / phonetic knowledge
  • word building and blending
  • reading

Strengths

  • Colorful display that kids love.
  • Praise given with fun sounds and animations.
  • Simple to use. Children can use it independently.

Bonus:

Try the free “lite” version. Full App cost is $2.99. Totally worth the money.

Available from App Store:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/abc-pocketphonics-letter-sounds/id299342927?mt=8

 

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