Apps & e-Books
in Storytime & Instruction
TLA Presentation 2015
Freckleface Strawberry's Monster Maker Game
Interact with Freckleface Strawberry as you create
and share your own monster best friend.
Thousands of high-quality books from well-known publishers.
Huge selection of books with audio.
Reading log, badges, & rewards.
Educational songs, books, games.
Interactive e-book with hidden surprises & sound effects.
"Read to Me" or "Read to Myself" options.
Rhymes, Antonyms, Synonyms, & Homonyms
Word game combining spelling, vocabulary and competition.
Direction of game based on player's skill level.
Millions of free, high-quality Creative Commons images.
Create, Present, Share
Interactive e-book to promote internet safety.
"Read to Me" or "Read It Myself" options.
Unleash your imagination, and create an original story.
Choose a theme, select the players, spin the wheel, and tell the story!
Listen to your story, and share your creations.
Create interactive stories by
selecting from a variety of story elements.
Learn 128 vocabulary words in the story,
and practice them in Word Zone quizzes.
Students can create videos to tell stories,
explain ideas, or document their learning.
Educational image search.
30 minutes of video.
Easily share creations.
A Present for Milo
A touch-and-surprise storybook.
80 interactive objects, 125 animations.
Exciting, Engaging, Interactive
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore
Interactive narrative experience.
Animated short, games, and activities.
Create your own pigeon stories.
Pigeon narrated by author Mo Willems.
Record your own voice as part of the story.
Interactive with sound effects & music.
Learn to draw pigeon with Mo's tutorial.
Read five original comix.
Create & share your own comix.
Rumble in the Jungle
Picture book with audio accompaniment.
Billy's Coin Visits the Zoo
Read-along story about an epic adventure at the zoo.
Engaging & Interactive
Fun facts about zoo animals.
Three different dreams featuring a variety of learning activities:
counting, colors, character traits, clothing, money
"Read to Me" or "Read Myself" modes.
Touch-animation, sound effects, word highlighting.
Memory matching game.
Picture book with interactive elements & surprising sound effects.
Musical version of Sandra Boynton's popular board books.
Touch, tap, pull, & enjoy!
Highlighted narration with tappable words & pictures.
Record your own narration.
Answer yes or no to silly questions.
New questions added every day.
Roll the cubes, and create a story using all 9 images.
9 cubes, 54 images, 10 million combinations.
Search and find hidden objects in Pete's school.
Best Apps for Kids
Search by age/grade, device, rating, or category.
E-books, Editor's Choice Apps, & Free App Friday
Reviews of children's picture book apps for iPad.
Search by date, quality, age, feature, price.
Reviews of iPad book apps for all ages.
App reviews, ages Pre-K to YA.
App Review of the Week, detailed information.
Search by age, device, price, genre, subject, skill, rating, or topic.
Sophisticated rating criteria.
Education app reviews & resources.
Teacher & students tested apps.
Educational & app-related articles included.