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----- My Story is a Parent's Choice Award Winner! -----

Storytelling is a fantastic way to promote literacy, comprehension, creative thinking, and self-driven learning. My Story is an amazing way to engage your K-5 students.

* Create and share ebooks and movies of your stories by adding drawings, photos, and stickers. Export to iBooks!
* Record your voice on every page and share your story with friends, family and classmates!
* Choose from hundreds of fun stickers already included in the app, no extra downloads needed.
* No in-app purchases, hidden ads, or additional costs.
* Share your storybooks to the web, on Facebook and Twitter, and standard ePub format to be viewed in 3rd party apps or edited in iBooks Author. Export as a movie to Mp4 format straight to YouTube! Now you can export as PDF as well (no audio).
* Teacher friendly: allows for multiple authors in one interface!

WHAT EDUCATORS ARE SAYING
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"Every teacher of primary/elementary children should use your app. Outcomes are breathtaking."
- Chris Williams, Mr Andrews Online

“My Story belongs in every early childhood teacher’s toolbox. Bright Bot, Inc. is opening the potential for creative expression and literacy to children who speak any language.”
- Karen Nemeth, author and co-founder of ecetech.net and languagecastle.com

“So many youngsters have trouble creating stories because spelling words can block the path. This app encourages the telling and encourages children to create a full story, which is marvelous.”
- AppAdvice.com


YOUR STUDENT, THE AUTHOR
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My Story combines drawing, stickers, photos, voice, and text to promote literacy, language development, and creativity in ebook format. Share the book on the web, social networks, email, or directly to iBooks. Your child’s story, art, coloring, photos, ideas, and voice recordings are saved forever!

FEATURES
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* SIMPLE INTUITIVE AND CLEAN DESIGN
- The modern and simple design makes for a really great experience for kids. There are no confusing interfaces, everything is a tap away and colorfully highlighted.

* MULTIPLE AUTHORS FOR THE CLASSROOM AND HOME
- Hundreds of thousands of teachers are already using My Story in their classroom, alongside parents who love using it at home.

* DRAWING, STICKERS, PHOTOS, AND TEXT
- Simple, friendly interface. We’ve made My Story as simple to use as possible. Young kids will love just coloring and using stickers. Older kids will love to illustrate, add text (with over 50 fonts), and make more complex books.
- Multiple Brushes & Shapes: Pencil, paint brush, marker, backgrounds, and shapes.
- Stickers: We’ve included hundreds of stickers like dinos and farm animals to help jumpstart creativity without taking away from creative expression.
- Photos and Backgrounds: Add photos from your photo library or take a photo with your iPad’s camera and place it on the canvas.

* VOICE RECORDING AND WRITING
- Easy-to-use button lets you start and stop voice recording for every page of the book
- Voice recordings are integrated when your book is published!
- Each page can have a page caption or as an object right on the canvas.

* PUBLISHING & SHARING
- Create an unlimited number of books.
- Share your story book via the Web, Email, Facebook, Twitter and to anyone on any device or computer!
- Publish your story book to iBooks (+ apps that can read ePub files) and read your book alongside other books from the iBookstore!
- Export Mp4, PDF, ePub, and .mystory template formats.

OUR VISION
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We love kids. My Story is a product of Bright Bot, which is focused on creating classroom friendly creativity apps for kids. We believe storytelling is an integral part of the learning, and we want to make it as simple and fun as possible!

What's New

Version 3.5.4

3.5.4
Expanded compatibility to some older devices

3.5.3
What's new:
- Emoji sticker pack
- Sharing movie and pdf files now use the story name as the file name

Updates:
- Many under the hood updates and cleanup

Ratings and Reviews

4.8 out of 5

38 Ratings

38 Ratings

Good but could be great

Mn Kinder

This app is great for my class of Kinders to use. Fairly straightforward, fun options, and the kids love it. I don’t like setting it up however, as I have not found a way to sync the author accounts across all devices. I have to enter all my students manually on all of our iPads. I’d love for there to be a way to export my class list accounts via airdrop, Bluetooth, or something so I don’t have to enter the names on each device. I’d also love for there to be a picture password option for each account so students can’t accidentally edit others books. Thanks!

Developer Response

That's great feedback! It could definitely be painful to manually add each student. We used to have a feature that did the syncing that would help with this, but very few people used it so we decided to drop it. However, if it's just a class list, maybe we can make that work!

Recent updates are GREAT!

WiredMema

I have used this app for a couple of years with as young as 3 yrs old but mostly with 1st and 2nd graders. This is an intuitive app for kids to express themselves. The developers listened to many suggestions I made from experiences using this app with kids. With this update, they incorporated almost all of my suggestions. This is just a straight forward easy to use app. It is worth the $$. The kids LOVE using it.

Couldn't be a more fun grandparent app!

Fishfrywife

I have made so many stories with my youngest granddaughter--whenever we see her and there is "down time" we use our imagination!

Information

Seller
Bright Bot, Inc.
Size
137.5 MB
Category
Education
Compatibility
Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Languages
English, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese
Age Rating
Rated 4+
Copyright
© Bright Bot, Inc.
Price
$4.99

Supports

  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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