The Tortoise and the Hare | Arloon kids
By DADA Company
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Discover a new way to read books: paint the characters as you want, aim your camera and you will see them appear in 3D through the Augmented Reality. Furthermore, you can interact with them and listen to the narration of the tale in English and Spanish.
You can download and print the tale sheets from the link:
Will the tortoise be able to beat the fast hare in a race? Download the app and find it out!
Recommended for ages 4+
The app is based on Aesop’s classic fable “The Tortoise and the Hare”
Children venture into a world of dreams and animation, discovering the fable in a personalised way through a drawing they have coloured in. The drawing comes alive and the children become the protagonists, taking part in the action and the story.
They become part of the story and what they do teaches themimportant lessons about life:
-Don’t make fun of others
-Identify your own strengths and limitations and those of others
-Identify competitive advantages
-Don’t let laziness and arrogance stop you from reaching an objective
-Remember that speed is not always the key to success
-Develop your skills
-Create attainable goals
-Work with and help others as a team
The app assists the child’s development, encouraging them to analyse situations, make decisions and follow instructions. It also teachesthe values of responsibility, determination, perseverance, respect for others and nature, positive thinking, creativity, imagination and originality.
The app combines traditional schoolwork with new technologies. The child creates the image – the pupil’s hand gives the story colour.
With this app they can develop their manual skills, drawing ability, sense of direction, muscle tone, hand-eye coordination, spatial orientation, laterality and motor skills, attention skills, the understanding and following of orders, etc.
What's New in Version 1.1.2
-Improvements in performance
- Category: Education
- Updated: May 14, 2015
- Version: 1.1.2
- Size: 88.4 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: DADA Company Edutainment S.L.
- © 2014 - Zientia - Paradox Team S.L.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.