What's NewNewly listed in Apple's Made for Kids Category
App DescriptionGerry the Giraffe
Written by Melissa Northway, Illustrated by Jennifer Mercede
GerryÂ the GiraffeÂ wants to join the volleyball team but they think heâ€™s too small and not strong enough. Â Upset because he isnâ€™t invited to summer volleyball camp, he finally realizes what he has to do. Over the summer, while the team is away, something amazing happens from Gerryâ€™s hard work.
About this App:
PicPocket Books brings quality childrenâ€™s picture book literature to digital media. Now, children can enjoy their favorites stories on-the-go, even when they do not have a physical book to read.
This interactive CHILDRENâ€™S STORYBOOK app promotes EARLY LEARNING and helps your children develop READING skills by connecting the audio words and sounds with the written word on the page.
PicPocket Books offer a unique and new experience, combining the beauty of quality picture books with audio recordings and interactive visual text. This combination enables independent enjoyment for children regardless of reading level, subtle support for early readers, and nostalgic fun for adults.
Whether standing in a grocery line, taking a car trip, or waiting in a doctor's office, PicPocket Books provide personal, interactive story experiences. The books can be downloaded with one click or tap, and provide educational and entertainment value to children and adults alike.
Your PicPocket Book is a perfect complement to regular story time with parents or grandparents, and a gentle alternative to flashy, fast-paced digital media time.Â
-high fidelity, full-color illustrations that stay true to the original print book
-high quality audio recording
-Animated details to support the storyline
-audio surprises for an added dimension of discovery
-turn pages with an easy swipe
-Common Core State Standards (CCSC) Reading Strategies Activities included in the app
Parents, take notice. This App:Â
- Does not includes analytics.Â
- Does not collect or share any personal data.Â
- Does not contain any ads.Â
- Does not contain any In App Purchases.Â
- Does not contain Social Network Integration.Â
- Links to the iTunes App Store for the option to see other family-friendly, educational apps from PicPocket Books and KidsMathFun.Â
PicPocket Books is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families.
Recommended Ages: 1-3, 3-6, 6-10
Subject: BOOK, READING
September 26, 2013 New version 6.2
April 02, 2013 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
March 20, 2013 New version 6.1
December 19, 2012 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> $0.99
August 07, 2012 Initial Release