The Turkey Who Forgot How To Gobble
By Alexis H. Purcell
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The Turkey Who Forgot How To Gobble is a cheerful interactive storybook app to teach children and early readers about friendship, and how friends will be there when you need them. Programmed in both English and Spanish, the reader can easily choose the language with a simple press of the language icon.
It is a fun way to teach animal sounds to children and has been recommended and used in speech-language curriculum as a way to teach farm animal sounds to kids. This app has been well received by parents, kids, and educators alike. This app features happy background music, colorful illustrations of the barnyard animals, clear narration, mild animation appropriate for young children, and cute farm animal sounds the kids will gobble up.
WHY KIDS LOVE THIS APP
Kids love animals and hearing the animal sounds when the animation is activated. Kids have loads of fun repeating the farm animal “gobble” and feeling as though they too are helping Joey along the way. Young children become quickly engaged with the lively animation and interactive ways each animal friend tries to help Joey gobble again. Parents love having the option of introducing Spanish to their children in a fun way!
“This is one of the best apps for kids”, says Ben, one of Joey’s young fans. “It’s a great book for Thanksgiving, with cute farm animals and sounds.” Gobble Gobble!
The Turkey Who Forgot How To Gobble is aligned with Common Core State Standards (CCSS), available for FREE at the author’s website as well as the award winning Playlet of the book, “fun facts and jokes”, and coloring pages for young ones!
"Overall, this is a delightful app, highly recommended.." Digital-Storytime.com
"Voted one of the TOP APPS OF THE WEEK" iHeartThisApp.com
"This app is a delightful way to talk to your children about friendship, working hard, perseverance and most of all that friends will be there when you need them. It is also fantastic that the app is available in Spanish so you can practice with your children." TheiMums.com
From a teacher who recommends and uses this app in Speech-Language Pathology curriculum as a way to teach animal sounds to kids: "This story is really cute....my preschoolers loved this book. The best part is the animals will make their animal sound when pushed on the iPad. The kids loved doing this." Letstalkslp.blogspot.com
Joey the Turkey is sad. He has forgotten how to gobble and needs help from his friends: Ruby the rooster, Patrick the dog, Minnie-moo the cow, Wiskers the cat and Gillie the turkey. Enjoy the hilarious ways each friend tries to help him gobble. Are they successful? Does Joey learn how to gobble again? Read and find out!
Joey el Pavo está triste. Se ha olvidado de cómo hacer glu-glú y necesita la ayuda de sus amigos: el gallo Ruby, Patrick el perro, la vaca Minnie-moo, Wiskers el gato y Gillie el pavo. Disfruta de las maneras tan graciosas en que cada amigo trata de ayudarlo a hacer glu-glú. ¿Lo lograrán? ¿Volverá Joey a aprender cómo hacer glu-glú de nuevo? ¡Lee y entérate!
PARENT / PRIVACY NOTICE
-Does not include analytics
-Does not collect or share any personal data
-Does not contain in-App Purchases for additional content
-Does not contain ads
-Does not contain Social Network Integration
-Does not contain active links to websites
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What's New in Version 2.0.0
A special bonus for fans of Joey the Turkey and his animal friends! Memory and matching games for your young child and early reader to enjoy! It’s a fun way to promote eye hand coordination and memory recall in young children.
This update includes the cute barnyard animals and their funny animal “gobble” sounds as in the previous version. Updated to accommodate the current iOS system versions.
Joey the Turkey thanks you for your continued friendship and support…gobble gobble.
I used this app a LOT last year with my preschool speech therapy students and was upset when it didn't work outside of wifi this year. BUT...the new update fixed everything and my students this year are loving it! They love the interactive pages and the animal sounds are nicely realistic. The new matching games at the end are a nice addition. Thank you for a well developed app!
- Category: Books
- Updated: Nov 12, 2015
- Version: 2.0.0
- Size: 52.1 MB
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Seller: Alexis Purcell
- © 2012 Alexis H. Purcell
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.1.1 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.