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Review: ABC - Learn to read

Simple app perfect for early readers with multiple choice answers to fully engage your child!

View on the App Store: ABC - Learn to read - M & S Johansson

Features of ABC - Learn to read:

  • Simple to use app for young children and special needs.
  • Multiple choice answers test your child's reading ability.
  • Helps with upper and lower case letter and word recognition.
  • Learn about colour, shape, position, objects, counting plus more.
  • Available in 8 languages.
Meet the 6 colourful characters central to the app: Pam the Princess, Mary the Monkey, Sam the Snake, Gina the Ghost, Carl the Car and Mark the Monster.

Each has their own story that includes 10 pages of simple text with pictures.  

As well as simply reading the text your child chooses the picture that matches the words (from a choice of 4) they are reading, providing engagement and challenge to their task.  If your child chooses incorrectly then the words will change to ensure they do not just keep clicking random answers!

Your child will also learn about colour, shape, position, objects, counting plus more.

Each page contains only a few words so your child new to reading is not overwhelmed.  Perfect for a special needs teaching environment.

This app may be a self starter for older children for check learning or you can use with your young child to ensure they are encouraged and understand.

The app is also available in several other European languages:French, German, Swedish, Finnish, Danish and Norwegian.  This could bperfect for children learning English as a foreign language or to learn other languages for bi-lingual children.

You can change the settings to upper and lower case, and there is a rewards page to encourage your child and to show how many stories they have already read.

Each time a story is read the set up of it changes so their are new options each time, with over 240 pictures overall. 

This iPad App is recommended by: iPad Mum - Google Plus


10 out of 10!

Age Group:


Reading is required.

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