Today’s App is Penelope HD by PicPocket Books.
This App is an interactive book, Penelope the Purple Pirate, about an imaginative girl whose bedroom opens to a world full of adventure (a pirate ship, the open sea, and buried treasure).
As words are read aloud, they are visually highlighted. This helps with early reading skills and pairs visual and auditory cues.
The book also contains fun facts about sea creature and ocean life.
This App, Penelope HD, was chosen as a top 10 Educational iPad App by Digital Storytime.