• Brand new BACK TO SCHOOL themed pathway, including new lessons on dinosaurs, giraffes, Presidential pets, as well as engaging new rewards and songs to make learning fun!
• Delightful end-of-lesson certificates that you can now print and share with friends!
• Exciting new main menu offers easier way for children to scroll!
• We’ve made big improvements for our wonderful teachers using the app, including making the dashboard easier to use and making it simpler for teachers to get started!
• Setup, menus, and parent guidance added in the following languages: Arabic, Russian, Japanese, Spanish, and Portuguese
• General performance improvements and bug fixes.
The Homer Learn-to-Read Program is the most reliable and effective app for teaching your child to read and build advanced knowledge!
Best Reading App for Kids - shown to increase early reading scores by 74%
Try Homer FREE for 30 days! If you don’t love it - cancel anytime.
Cultivate a love of reading in your child today!
- 1,000+ phonics lessons in our groundbreaking step-by-step Homer method for kids age 2-8
- Over 200+ stories in our award-winning library of eBooks
- 200+ Science and History lessons to build advanced knowledge
- Art and Music activities to foster creativity
- Easy-to-use, nurturing, supportive and fun
- 150+ Printable Worksheets, Learning Games and Activities for when screen time is over
- 60 First Readers - your child’s first books they can read on their own!
- Capture magic memories as Homer record’s their first books read for you!
“One of the most comprehensive apps for teaching reading.”
- New York Times
Shown to increase early reading scores by 74%
- The #1 Learn-to-Read Program for kids
- Just 15 minutes a day was shown to increase early reading scores by 74% in a recent study
- 2015 Winner of the Teacher’s Choice Gold Award
- Based on research by Harvard & Stanford professors
"In just six weeks, with no intervention from teachers, students who used Learn with Homer for 15 minutes per day improved the key skills most highly correlated with future reading success. That’s a big deal.”
- Dr. Susan B. Neuman, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, Professor of Early Childhood & Literacy Education, NYU
Try Homer for FREE for 30 days and pay only $7.99 per month after that! If you don’t love it, cancel anytime. Up to four kids can learn on the same account at no extra cost. Cultivate a love of reading in your child with the #1 Learn-to-Read Program for kids, with lessons and games shown to increase early reading scores by 74% in a recent study.
“I'm very impressed with this app, it's well thought out and is one of those rare iPad apps that are both highly educational and really fun… This program is the best value for my family.”
- Leon A., Dad
Throughout 2016, Homer is free to qualified and verified teachers and librarians to support instruction with progress tracking for up to 32 individual students. A recent study showed using Homer 15 minutes a day over a 6 week period nearly doubled scores on the Test of Preschool Early Literacy, making it perfect for whole and small-group instruction, resource rooms and libraries as the most reliable and effective app for teaching a child to read.
“I have LOVED having this wonderful resource right at my fingertips! … The content is rich and correlates with what the students are learning. I have had several teachers ask me about how they can use it in their classrooms! Everyone is so impressed, including the kids!”
- Amanda H., Elementary School Teacher
- The user receives 30-days free upon beginning membership
- Membership options include monthly (7.99/month) or yearly (79.99/month - 16% discount)
- Payment will be charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase
- Like all other Apple subscription apps, Homer cannot use family sharing to share subscriptions across family members
- Subscription automatically renews unless auto-renew is turned off at least 24-hours before the end of the current period
- Account will be charged $7.99 for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period
- The user may manage subscriptions & turn off auto-renewal by going to Account Settings after purchase
- No cancellation of the current subscription is allowed during active subscription period
- Contact [email protected] for help
- June 10, 2014 Initial release
- July 23, 2014 New version 2.3
- August 15, 2014 New version 2.4
- September 11, 2014 New version 2.4.1
- September 23, 2014 New version 2.5
- October 10, 2014 New version 2.5.1
- November 03, 2014 New version 2.6
- November 25, 2014 New version 2.6.1
- December 05, 2014 New version 2.7
- January 26, 2015 New version 2.7.2
- February 06, 2015 New version 2.8
- March 26, 2015 New version 2.8.1
- March 28, 2015 New version 2.8.2
- May 10, 2015 New version 2.8.3
- May 29, 2015 New version 2.8.4
- June 02, 2015 New version 2.8.5
- June 21, 2015 New version 2.8.6
- July 17, 2015 New version 2.8.7
- July 21, 2015 New version 2.8.8
- August 15, 2015 New version 2.8.9
- September 05, 2015 New version 2.9.0
- September 26, 2015 New version 2.9.1
- October 17, 2015 New version 2.9.2
- October 20, 2015 New version 2.9.3
- November 17, 2015 New version 3.0
- December 12, 2015 New version 3.01
- January 26, 2016 New version 3.02
- February 19, 2016 New version 3.1
- February 19, 2016 New version 3.1
- February 24, 2016 New version 3.1.1
- March 05, 2016 New version 3.1.2
- June 23, 2016 New version 3.4
- July 05, 2016 New version 3.5
- July 24, 2016 New version 3.6.1
- July 30, 2016 New version 3.6.2
- August 12, 2016 New version 3.7