Who’s ready for Halloween? Ring in this spooky season with some great apps to share with your family. All apps below are from Auryn, Inc., and are at a great bargain price of $.99! These seasonal storybook apps have the Personalization tab; this feature allows you to rewrite the story, and record your own voice reading it. Also, all of the apps listed below have interactivity features that promote vocabulary, word associations, reading independently, and two of the apps include spot the difference and memory games.
Happy Halloween y’all!
Fall Changes is a storybook app that focuses on the transformations of the environment during the Autumn season. This ebook app is based on the book by the same name, written and photographed by Ellen B. Senisi. Fall Changes is available for the iPad for $.99, and is recommended for children ages 3-5. There is also a free lite version.
Hop a ride on the Bus to Booville, and read and rhyme along as a bus driver picks up some unusual and spooky passengers. Bus to Booville is based on the book by the same name, written and illustrated by Wendy Wax, and even includes fun spot the difference and memory games. Bus to Booville is available for the iPad for $.99, and is recommended for children ages 2-4.
Tilly Witch is the Queen of Halloween, but she doesn’t want to be bad and scary anymore, but nice and kind to all the children of the world. This unforgettable story is written by Don Freeman, and is availalbe for the iPad. Tilly Witch is recommended for children ages 4-7, and is priced at $.99. There is also a free lite version.
No costume of her friends can scare this little girl, that is, until she catches a glimpse of herself in the mirror! Can’t Scare Me is a storybook app written by Wendy Wax, and is available for the iPad at $.99. Can’t Scare Me is recommended for children ages 2-4, and comes with spot the difference and memory games.
Disclosure: I do not receive compensation for writing this app review. Views expressed in this review are purely and only mine. Pricing was accurate at the time of this review.