Grammar Pop HD
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The award-winning Grammar Girl presents Grammar Pop: A fun word game for adults and a great way for kids to learn parts of speech. Match words with parts-of-speech to pop clouds and progress from nouns and verbs to gerunds and participles.
The sentences get longer, the parts of speech get harder, and the timer gets shorter as you pop more clouds and advance through Grammar Pop. You won’t even know you’re learning!
Grammar Girl has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show as a grammar expert, is a regular radio guest, and has been featured in Business Week, the New York Times, CNN, Reader’s Digest, the Washington Post, and USA Today. She has written seven books on grammar, including Grammar Girl Presents The Ultimate Writing Guide for Students, which is used in many classrooms and has been offered through Scholastic book fairs.
Many of the game sentences use commonly confused words and model “Conventions of Standard English” requirements of the Common Core standards.
Grammar Pop does not support the iPad 1.
If you have a problem with the app or identifying parts of speech, instead of leaving a review, please leave a comment at http://facebook.com/grammarpop. We want to help you, and to do so, we need to be able to respond!
“Unlike anything I've seen...Fun to play a 'smart' game.”
—Beth St. James, graphic designer, artist, and mom
“As a licensed teacher I'd strongly recommend it to middle or high school English students.”
—Scott Miniea, grammar enthusiast
“My 3rd & 4th grades sons loved it!...The 3rd grade son struggles with spellingand grammar—He really got into the game.”
—Jennifer Whitmer, elementary school administrator and mother of four
“As an adult I enjoyed being able to brush up on my skills...A very valuable classroom tool.”
—Salina Gibson, author
“I teach a college grammar class and I think the repetition of identifying parts of a sentence would help my students tremendously.”
—Timi Ross Poeppelman, college professor
Awards for Grammar Girl
Grammar Girl products have a proven track record for excellence in education.
2012 International Reading Association Teachers’ Choice (for Grammar Girl Presents the Ultimate Writing Guide for Students)
2012 101 Best Websites for Writers – Writer's Digest ("Best of the Best")
2012 Nominee, Best Education Podcast – Podcast Awards
2012 Nominee, Best Education Podcast – Stitcher Awards
2011 101 Best Websites for Writers – Writer's Digest
2010 101 Best Websites for Writers – Writer's Digest
2010 Best Classic Podcast – iTunes
2009 Best Classic Podcast – iTunes
2009 Nominee, Best Education Podcast – Podcast Awards
2009 Nominee, Audie Award (for the audiobook of Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing)
What's New in Version 1.2
Updates to improve game stability in iOS 7.
I have had the app since it came out, but I used it today in my high school classes. My often-less-than-motivated students were glued to the game, trying to beat their own scores and get to a higher level than others in class. Grammar Pop made learning fun which is so rare in our high stakes testing world. Thank you!
English teacher loves it!
If you want to review parts of speech -- for any level-- this is a super fun game. Lots of levels of difficulty. Lots of prep and support clarifying parts of speech before playing. It is like my own English teacher is drilling me. Old school accuracy. My heart is still racing!
Grammar, one of the few things I did well in at school. Making an arcade feeling type game with suspense included was innovative; a rarity where in today's video game market most rely on the sure thing. Cute girly voice-over too. Game Center or open feint would give u 5*.