Tricksters have escaped from Our Discovery Island and are stealing letter-sounds from the English Bank of Phonemes! Only you can catch them, using a fun, innovative and immersive Augmented Reality chase game - and by testing your knowledge of phonics.
Catch two Tricksters for free, or make a single in-app purchase to buy six more - now at a special introductory price.
- Chase Phonic Tricksters in Augmented Reality, using your iPhone or iPod camera
- Catch Tricksters by taking a photo
- Stop Tricksters from escaping by answering a phonics question
- Includes 20 letter-sounds
- A flashcard-plus-audio quiz reinforces your child’s phonics confidence
- Innovative integration of animation with Augmented Reality - make learning phonics fun, by chasing Tricksters around your living room or classroom!
This educational phonics app from Pearson English is designed to boost children’s recognition of letter-sounds. Working to save 20 key sounds from the clutches of the mischievous Tricksters, you will have fun learning English with Phonic Tricksters.
- Bug fixes
Ratings and Reviews
A really fun way for children to reinforce their phonics without really realising they're learning.
When first played, the app works on letter sounds at the beginning of a word. Some time later, and without warning, it switches to letter sounds in the middle of a word, which is a little more difficult. And there's no way to reset without deleting and re-downloading the app. Hence 4 stars. I'd give the app 5 stars if there was a way to control the level your child needed to play at or if there was an easier way to reset it. I still highly recommend it though.
- Pearson Education Limited
- 286.4 MB
- Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
- Age Rating
- Rated 4+
- © Pearson Education 2013-2014
- In-App Purchases
- upgrade (unlock all Tricksters) £0.99
Up to six family members will be able to use this app with Family Sharing enabled.