* * * * Lovie Award Winner * * * ** * * * International Webby Award Honoree * * * *Animated stories, nursery rhymes and songs specially selected for pre-k, kindergarten, nursery school and daycare. All stories are told in American Sign Language with narration, captions and language learning games. Signed Stories Bundle #3 complements Common Core State Standards and the ECERS-R scale.Educational institutions can get 50% discount when purchasing 20 or more copies of the app through Apples Volume Purchase Program for Education.All books have: expert American Sign Language translations for deaf and non-verbal children clear narration, sound effects and specially-commissioned music to entertain and educate hearing children two interactive language learning games and a video dictionary to teach children functional and high frequency words and signs captions which can be customized by size, color contrast and font style to make reading easier for children and adults with dyslexiaWHAT SCHOOLS ARE SAYING...Signed Stories is an outstanding addition to any child's library. These highly versatile apps give your child the opportunity to experience a story like no other...your child is given the chance to be exposed to literacy on its highest level. Dawn Andell, Educational Resource Specialist, USAThank you for bringing such incredible storytellers to my app world. Teacher, USAI just had a teacher in my office telling me how wonderful your books are. She was using it with a 1st grader to have her explain the differences between characters. She said the student was laughing out loud at the story. School Library and Media Specialist, USABooks in Signed Stories Book Bundle #3 for Schools:Children learn when theyre having fun! These books will help children in early years education develop a lasting interest in books.First Time NurseryYoung childrens lives are full of new experiences. Starting kindergarten can be an unsettling time for a child. This book can help make the first day less worrying and much more exciting by explaining everything from getting dressed, to the journey there and what might happen during the day. Head, Shoulders, Knees and ToesWith dance actions and simple words, this catchy song is great fun for everyone! Its repetitive so children will quickly learn the song and the actions. Can they keep up as the pace gets quicker and quicker!?!Driving My TractorIts a very busy day down on the farm as the farmer sets about rounding up all the animals. But when his trailer hits a stone, chaos ensues - where did all the animals go!? This lively book introduces simple counting and animal vocabulary.Rock-a-bye BabyNursery rhymes are great for introducing creative storytelling to young children. Weve given this popular rhyme a modern animated look - watch out for the amusing twist at the end!Hickory Dickory DockRhymes are often passed down through generations and this animation will ensure it remains a firm favorite. Its perfect for teaching children to count and tell the time.Five Little Speckled FrogsFive little speckled frogs are sitting on a hollow log - then one of them jumps off! How many are left sitting on the log? This is a great counting game and is a fun way for children to learn.Twinkle Twinkle Little StarThe simplicity of the poem and its easy-to-recite lyrics make this rhyme perfect for children to quickly learn new words and signs. Its also an opportunity to talk to children about what they can see in the night sky.You and MeAll families experience challenges, and having a new baby in the family can be difficult for other children. This book deals with change and the experiences of family life.
What's new in version 1.0.1
ReleaseJanuary 17, 2014
Date AddedJanuary 15, 2014
Additional RequirementsCompatible with iPad. iTunes account required.