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Just Going to the Dentist - Little Critter is an adaptation of the title of the same name - part of the Little Critter series of storybooks now available in application form.
App Descriptionโ Editor's Choice Award - Children's Technology Review, 2013
โ Featured in "Top 5 Kids Apps You Don't Want to Miss" - Mashable, 2013
Little Critter is off to the dentist's office. He gets a thorough checkup and cleaning, complete with dental x-rays. When Dr. Ghum finds a cavity, Little Critter bravely gets a filling. The visit is painless and Little Critter's good nature reassures young readers that going to the dentist is not that bad after all!
Mercer Mayer's Little Critter stories, which address all the major issues of growing up, are perennial favorites of parents and children.
New features only available in this interactive omBook include professional narration, background audio and enlarged artwork for each scene. ย
To promote reading in young children, individual words are highlighted as the story is read and words zoom up when pictures are touched.ย By combining the original text and artwork of author Mercer Mayer with features that entertain and promote reading, this omBook appeals to readers of all ages.
Recommended Ages: 2 - 5
โ Record your own voice
โ Share voice tracks with others that own this app
โ Page selector
โ Retina main menu
โ New options for sound effects, hot spots and alerts
Three ways to read this omBook (Oceanhouse Media digital book):
โ "Read to Me" โ listen to the narrated story with words highlighted as they are read
โ "Read it Myself" โ read the book in its traditional form
โ "Auto Play" โ plays like a movie, automatically reading and turning pages. Great for younger children!
โ Picture / Word association โ words zoom up and are spoken when pictures are touched
โ Individual words highlight and are read aloud when tapped
โ Find the creature mini-game
โ Professional audio narration
โ Custom background audio for each scene
โ Pages pan & zoom to accentuate the beautiful, original art of Mercer Mayer
โ This 'Universal App' is optimized for Retina displays and the iPad
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Additional Little Critter apps are available!
See the full catalog at: www.oceanhousemedia.com/littlecritter
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Official Mercer Mayer licensed iPhone/iPod touch app:ย www.littlecritter.com
January 16, 2013 Initial Release