What's New

maintenance release

App Description

Make reading instruction fun! Mini Mysteries Readers presents high interest , easy-to-read detective stories for children 5-9 years old who are eager to develop better reading skills. The twenty-four interactive stories feature Sam Sherlock ( stories written at a grade 2-3 reading level) and Bree Cody ( grade 3-4) as they search for clues and solve the whodunits. All text is spoken by professional narrators and highlighted as it’s read and readers can touch any word at any time to hear it pronounced. At the end of the stories , multiple choice questions assess comprehension and critical thinking skills . Test results are stored and can be printed. Optional automatic page reading and turning aid readers who have difficulty navigating the app. To accommodate readers with physical disabilities, the app is accessible with one or two switches. Mini Mysteries allows unlimited users each with customizable settings. A Remedia Publications and Attainment Company collaboration.

Features:

Unlimited student users

Individualized performance reports

Available in Apple’s Volume Purchase Plan

High interest stories

Supports nonreaders

Written in simplified, concise language

Illustrated with fun and vivid drawings

Narrated professionally

Highlights text by word, sentence, or line

Allows user to touch any word to hear it pronounced

Stores and prints test results


Attainment has been developing curricula and assistive technology products for people with disabilities for over 30 years. We are well known for our topnotch customer service. Please email us with questions and comments. And yes, we’re happy to talk to you on the telephone too.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • April 15, 2013 Initial release
  • April 28, 2013 New version 2.2.6
  • May 04, 2013 New version 2.2.7
  • September 19, 2013 New version 2.2.8
  • January 16, 2014 Price increase: $19.99 -> $39.99
  • February 23, 2014 New version 2.3.1
  • March 26, 2015 New version 2.4.3
  • June 14, 2019 New version 2.4.5
  • June 14, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 14, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 15, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99
  • June 17, 2019 Price increase: $39.99 -> $59.99