Tuesday, June 28, 2011

IPad remedial reading apps

iPad remedial reading apps. for 2012 

Reading Sage will be creating a FREE remedial reading app. for iPad.  2012 release!

Learn to Read, Write, and Speak English in 20 days!

107 words make up over 50% of the words you read and speak!
1000 words make up 75-80% of the words you read and speak!
5,000 words make up 85-90% of the words you read and speak!

The remedial reading app. will be easy and simple to use on multiple mobile platforms. 

The reading app. will be an electronic version of a Progressive McGuffey Speller with the addition of English fluency drills. 

Working Ideas for the The Reading Sage interactive iPad reading app:

  • Phonics lessons
  • Phonemes and graphemes lessons
  • Interactive vocabulary list based on the 1,000 most written and spoken words in English.
  • Vocabulary links to native speaker for all vocabulary, phrases, and glossaries.  
  • Basic academic vocabulary lessons.  
  • Vocabulary flash card games
  • Songs and lyrics fluency 
  • Cognate lessons
  • Basic reading comprehension 

Please give input to help make an effective 
remedial reading app. for iPad 

Sample of vocabulary content:

a · about · after · all · and · any · an · are · as · at · been · before · be · but · by · can · could · did · down · do · first · for · from · good · great · had · has · have her · he · him · his ·if · into · in · is · its · it · I · know · like · little · made · man may · men · me · more · Mr · much · must · my · not · now · no · of · on · one only · or · other · our · out · over · said ·see · she · should · some · so · such than · that · the · their · them · then · there · these · they · this · time · to · two upon · up · us · very · was · were · we · what · when · which ·who · will · with
would · you · your

Pre-primer: a, and, away, big, blue, can, come, down, find, for, funny, go, help, here, I, in, is, it, jump, little, look, make, me, my, not, one, play, red, run, said, see, the, three, to, two, up, we, where, yellow, you
Primer: all, am, are, at, ate, be, black, brown, but, came, did, do, eat, four, get, good, have, he, into, like, must, new, no, now, on, our, out, please, pretty, ran, ride, saw, say, she, so, soon, that, there, they, this, too, under, want, was, well, went, what, white, who, will, with, yes
1st Grade: after, again, an, any, as, ask, by, could, every, fly, from, give, giving, had, has, her, him, his, how, just, know, let, live, may, of, old, once, open, over, put, round, some, stop, take, thank, them, then, think, walk, were, when
2nd Grade: always, around, because, been, before, best, both, buy, call, cold, does, don't, fast, first, five, found, gave, goes, green, its, made, many, off, or, pull, read, right, sing, sit, sleep, tell, their, these, those, upon, us, use, very, wash, which, why, wish, work, would, write, your
3rd Grade: about, better, bring, carry, clean, cut, done, draw, drink, eight, fall, far, full, got, grow, hold, hot, hurt, if, keep, kind, laugh, light, long, much, myself, never, only, own, pick, seven, shall, show, six, small, start, ten, today, together, try, warm
Nouns: apple, baby, back, ball, bear, bed, bell, bird, birthday, boat, box, boy, bread, brother, cake, car, cat, chair, chicken, children, Christmas, coat, corn, cow, day, dog, doll, door, duck, egg, eye, farm, farmer, father, feet, fire, fish, floor, flower, game, garden, girl, good-bye, grass, ground, hand, head, hill, home, horse, house, kitty, leg, letter, man, men, milk, money, morning, mother, name, nest, night, paper, party, picture, pig, rabbit, rain, ring, robin, Santa Claus, school, seed, sheep, shoe, sister, snow, song, squirrel, stick, street, sun, table, thing, time, top, toy, tree, watch, water, way, wind, window, wood

Cognate Examples:
English Spanish

accident accidente
accidental accidental
accompany (to) acompañar
acrobatic acrobático(a)
active activo (a)

Looking for partners to help develop the software side of application.

Please Email Reading Sage With Suggestions and Ideas!

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