by Contributing Blogger Maytal Wichman
I recently attended a brunch during BlogHer 2012 at the Scholastic Headquarters in Manhattan. The event was for the launch of Scholastic’s new reading app, Storia that is appropriate for kids ages 3-14. The app, which is free to download, works with Windows and iPad and will be available soon for Andoid Tablet, Smartphone and iPhone. As a bonus, you get 5 free books as well. Here are some of its features: (Read more after the jump)
- Includes e-books that are age-appropriate
- Parents can track their child’s progress and see how many pages she read, what words she learned, etc.
- Built-in dictionary helps kids of all levels learn new words
- Some e-books contain games and animation to help with vocabulary
You can download the free app here.
I was not paid for this post. I did receive a gift bag and gift card.
Contributing Blogger Maytal Wichman is the owner of Mama’s Bites and has also written for The Huffington Post. She has been living in New York City for twelve years. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature as well as a Law Degree, but blogging is her true passion. Maytal is a stay-at-home mom to two kids (ages 5 & 3) and loves finding great products that make her family’s life easier.