Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper: Library
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**** LIMITED TIME DISCOUNT FOR EASTER ****
**** Get Level 1 for only £1.49. Was £9.99 ****
**** Save £8.50 until 22/04/14****
Start your Read with Biff, Chip and Kipper collection with TWO FREE interactive ebooks!
Starring the much loved characters from Oxford Reading Tree, Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper complements what children are learning at school and helps parents support their child's development.
---- The Books ----
•Used to teach reading in 80% of UK primary schools.
•First Stories are motivating stories which help new readers practise reading everyday words and develop vocabulary.
•Phonics books are entertaining stories which enable children to practise their letters and sounds just as they do at school.
•Gradual progression and vocabulary repetition helps to build reading confidence.
•Hints and tips – every book provides practical tips and simple ideas for you to use with your child when reading and talking about the story.
•Puzzles and activities – each book encourages your child to have fun looking for details in the story and offers lots of opportunities to talk and practice their reading skills.
---- The Apps ----
The apps are true to the books and focus on learning to read but in a thoroughly modern and enjoyable way.
Read these delightful stories with your child, or listen as each page is read to you. Interact with the page to get the exact pronunciation of each word.
Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper series:
•Level 1: Getting ready to read. Age 4-5 years
•Level 2: Starting to read. Age 4-5 years
•Level 3: Becoming a reader. Age 4-5 years
•Level 4: Developing as a reader. Age 5-6 years
•Level 5: Building confidence as a reader. Age 5-6 years
•Level 6: Reading with confidence. Age 5-6 years
What's New in Version 1.3
What’s New in Version 1.3:
•Two free ebooks included with update.
•“Get On” and “Kipper’s Alphabet iSpy” will be unlocked for all new and existing users.
•New Lower price on all in-app purchases. Save over 50%.
To begin with this is much more expensive than buying the actual paper books. The tone of the voice used when tapping on the words is unnatural and does not use the correct expression to suit the context and so the sentences do not flow correctly.
It will be far more educational to buy the real books and share them together, making up your own expressions.
Using real books also teaches children how to handle books properly. iPad apps can be amazingly educational and interactive but I do not feel this app has any benefits over using real books.
Charged twice for something that didn't download
Not happy, bought the level 1 from the library app and it didn't do anything or download, everytime you selected a book it took you back to the purchasing stage so decided to buy it from the level 1 app , now discovered I've been charged twice for something that didn't work.
- Category: Education
- Updated: 13 January 2014
- Version: 1.3
- Size: 30.2 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: Gazoob Limited
- © Gazoob Ltd 2012 All rights reserved. Biff, Chip & Kipper is © Oxford University Press and is used under license
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
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