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PLAY-DOH Create ABCâs is a new universal app that allows children to enjoy this popular modeling compound as they also learn their letters.
What's New-PLAY-DOH ABCs now optimized for retina devices.
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-Minor gameplay updates
App DescriptionHasbro's first learning app!
âTop 20 Best Apps of the Weekâ - The Guardian UK
âThe perfect blend of nostalgia and learning opportunitiesâ - About.com
âFun, mess free way for learningâ-Yahoo Voices
âWell-thought out, educationally beneficial, colorfulâ- The Learning Treehouse
âCompletely transforms the way kids interact with technologyâ - Appshappens.com
Learn your ABCs using âvirtualâ PLAY-DOH modeling compound with this delightfully interactive educational app! PLAY-DOH Create ABCs application is designed to help children develop the essential skills required for reading and writing. Using this app, children will learn to: recognize letters, write letters using proper stroke order and associate letters with sounds.
Ready to craft some letter learning? Letâs shape the alphabet!
WRITE AND CRAFT!
Learn how to write letters of the alphabet by using âvirtualâ PLAY-DOH modeling compound. Discover new vocabulary words that start with the same letter. What starts with the letter A? An alligator! But be careful, itâs ready to chomp! When you successfully complete each letter, you are rewarded with a âvirtualâ PLAY-DOH treat that you can create and customize. Want to change the color? Go ahead! Want to squish it? You can do that, too!
CREATE AND SHARE!
Build your own PLAY-DOH scenes with your PLAY-DOH creations. The PLAY-DOH gallery is just a click away on the âcreate and shareâ button. There you can enjoy all the animated, colorful objects you make as you work your way through the letters of the alphabet. Select your favorite background and then bring PLAY-DOH scenes to life with custom PLAY-DOH pictures. Save your creations on your smart phone or touchscreen and share them with others!
Click on the âmatchâ button and you can enjoy a new activity: matching letters with the PLAY-DOH creations. The âmatchâ feature reinforces initial letter sounds by matching letters with objects that start with the same sound. A letter select screen allows you to play the activity on any letter you choose. Can you match the letters of the alphabet to the different PLAY-DOH creations? Give it a try!
PLAY-DOH Create ABCs includes:
-Tracing of uppercase and lowercase letters of the alphabet
-Exciting âvirtualâ PLAY-DOH treats for every successful letter made
-Poem and animations to re-enforce learning letter sounds
-âSquishableâ PLAY-DOH animations!
-A matching activity to match letters with pictures
-A letter select screen that allows children to choose any letter to play
-A creativity zone, the PLAY-DOH gallery, where kids design custom PLAY-DOH scenes
-A save-to-camera feature where parents can save and share their childâs colorful creations
-Curriculum developed and reviewed by preschool education expertâ¨s
-Multiplayer profiles that allow more than one child to play and save their progress
-Parental reporting to show progress
Providing the educational activity of making letters, molding PLAY-DOH creations, matching PLAY-DOH creations with letters and designing custom PLAY-DOH Scenes, PLAY-DOH Create ABCs will keep children entertained, while learning their ABCâs!â¨
PLAY-DOH Create ABCs will help children develop:
-Language and pre-reading skills, including letter recognition and phonemic (sound) awareness and knowledge.
- Fine motor skills and coordination
-Their creativity via âlearning by doingâ
Watch the Trailer: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yG0LeO01kZE
September 26, 2013 New version 1.2
June 13, 2013 New version 1.1
June 05, 2013 Initial Release