Mystery Word Town - Sight Word Spelling
By Artgig Studio
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Use your spelling skills to find the gold and capture the outlaws in Mystery Word Town. Play with the teacher-developed word lists, or record your own words.
Children's Technology Review Editor's Choice
2015 Parents' Choice Gold Award Winner
Artgig Apps have always produced the highest quality apps that engage through cleverly designed gameplay, and Mystery Word Town does not disappoint. It’s a mix of western style fun and silliness, but also has serious educational chops. - Teachers With Apps
Build spelling confidence with a mystery...
News Bulletin: The Huevos Rancheros Gang stole the gold and they are hiding out amongst the good citizens of Word Town.
Your Mission: Help the sheriff, a friendly and curious little ghost, recover the missing gold and catch the outlaws.
Find the letters you need to solve the word puzzles...
- Spelling practice integrated with a rich, immersive game experience
- Unlimited user accounts; create your own avatar and save your game progress
- Play with the teacher-developed word lists, or record your own words.
- 3 skill levels and 2 game modes provide a highly customizable and flexible learning experience for a range of ages
- Optional audio hints speak the words
- Visual hints provide scaffolding for difficult words
- Quirky characters and interactive discoveries delight young learners
• Increase spelling and word recognition skills
• Reinforce reading development
• Promote strategic and critical thinking
CUSTOMIZE SKILLS FOR SPECIFIC WORDS AND ABILITY:
Designed to support classroom learning, Mystery Word Town provides a unique and engaging way to practice spelling for kids ages 6 and up.
Each player can customize various skills and play modes to suit their age, interest and ability:
- Select from 3 included word lists, created in collaboration with teachers and based on Fry high frequency words and sight words
- Make your own word lists and record your own voice
2 game modes:
- Listen Then Spell - hear a word spoken, then spell the word
- Spell Your Own - spell any word you want to solve the puzzle; words are validated against an extensive dictionary
UNLIMITED USER ACCOUNTS:
Add as many custom profiles as you like. Individual game settings and progress are saved in each player profile. Create different profiles, each tailored for specific practice and abilities.
MADE BY EDUCATIONAL GAME DESIGNERS
The game designers at Artgig Apps come from a background of educational software development and we put lots of TLC into every detail of each app we create to ensure a fun and engaging learning experience. We include kids, parents and teachers in our app development and testing to make sure our apps are exceptional tools that kids want to use again and again.
We welcome your comments, suggestions and feedback.
Thanks for playing Mystery Word Town!
Also available - Mystery Math Town and Mystery Math Museum
For more Artgig Apps and demo videos: www.artgigapps.com
What's New in Version 1.2
* Improved word list management and level selection*
Thanks for playing!
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Fun to play with my daughter
This game is a little advanced for my 5 year old to play on her own but it is fun to play together. She likes collecting the letters & we can review the sight words she's learning in school.
Fun spelling game
My son really likes the game & the characters.
This is what our preschooler said (verbatim)
"I love this game! It is challenging. I love it because I need it to learn to write words."
(And Mom loves it, too, because it teaches in a fun way, not only spelling and reading, but problem solving, memory skill, and deduction. Highly recommend!)
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- Category: Education
- Updated: Dec 16, 2015
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 724 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Artgig, LLC
- © 2016 Artgig Studio
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.