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Best Elementary Reading Book Apps

Looking for great app developers who bring great books to your readers? Here is my list of faves!.

The Cat in the Hat - Dr. Seuss

TDL 322
Grade 2.3
The classic book, The Cat in the Hat - Dr. Seuss in the App Store. Oceanhouse Media is the place to go for quality book apps. They have turned
almost all the DR. Seuss books as well as Mercer Mayer into book apps that have sound and narration. Touch any of the pictures and get an
audio label.
BUY http://tinyurl.com/9lm2g6p

The Three Little Pigs

Get The Three Little Pigs-Nosy Crow animated storybooks in the App Store. The best animation wonderfully narrated. Nosy Crow has many classic tales.
BUY http://tinyurl.com/9p9wvde

3 Little Pigs

Get 3 Little Pigs - Pop Up Adventure in the App Store. Fun pop up books by Coleco.
BUY http://tinyurl.com/957twyz

PopOut! The Tale of Peter Rabbit

A fun pop up book app of the classic tale!
BUY http://tinyurl.com/8h8prsk

Numberlys Universal app

Get Numberlys in the App Store. A world with only numbers so it has no letters to make color.This book is graphically pleasing but very long. The book is also very interactive and exposes students to new vocabulary-Just know that you will not finish it in one sitting.
BUY http://tinyurl.com/cu8tffo

The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore for iPad on the iTunes App Store

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Grade 3.6
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore is a wonderfully graphic book for third and fourth graders. What happens in a world where all the books get blown away? Lots of opportunity for classroom discussion. You must get the book and try the Augmented reality within the app that is ignited by the book.
BUY http://tinyurl.com/9jelvof

My Dad Drives a Roller Coaster Car

Fun book with great art for second and third graders!
BUY http://tinyurl.com/9fmy6rl

The Monster at the End of This Book

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Grade 1.8
Fun, highly interactive book for preK and first graders. What the iPad was made for!
BUY http://tinyurl.com/8w4vpje

Another Monster at the End of This Book...Starring Grover & Elmo!

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Another Monster at the End of This Book...Starring Grover & Elmo! on the App Store. Download Another Monster at the End of This Book...Starring Grover & Elmo! and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Nash Smasher! for iPad

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Nash Smasher! for iPad on the App Store. Download Nash Smasher! for iPad and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Bartleby's Book of Buttons Vol. 1: The Far Away Island

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Bartleby's Book of Buttons Vol. 1: The Far Away Island on the App Store. Download Bartleby's Book of Buttons Vol. 1: The Far Away Island and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Magnus the Magnetic Dog

Read reviews, get customer ratings, see screenshots, and learn more about Magnus the Magnetic Dog on the App Store. Download Magnus the Magnetic Dog and enjoy it on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Seamus Heaney: Five Fables " Discover a classic of medieval literature.

Discover a classic of medieval literature in Seamus Heaney's sparkling translation of five of the fables written by Robert Henryson, one of the greatest 15th-century Scottish poets.

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    Katherine Page Burdick worked as a teacher and a school administrator for more than fifteen years. She has spent equal time developing a strong track record of creating innovative, leading, educational products while holding marketing and editorial positions within companies such as Pearson Education and Scholastic Inc. She recently left her position as Vice President of Development at Learning A-Z, a company that delivers educational resources in reading, writing, and science over the Internet, to consult with schools and businesses on the subject of mobile learning.

    Mrs. Burdick reviews educational apps in her blog, mobileieducator. Her publishing and education experiences coupled with her passion for mobile learning gives her a unique insight into the mobile market for education.

    Specialties:Program Developer, Author, Public Speaker, Curriculum Specialist, Applications for Mobile Learning, Content Innovator

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