WAYS TO PLAY - PI Kids - Phoenix International Publications

Home / WAYS TO PLAY
BOOKS COME ALIVE ON SCREEN

VideoBook

Songbooks come alive on screen! Simply download and launch the free VideoBook app, then hold your mobile device over the front cover to play a charming animated music videos featuring children’s favorite songs. Follow along in the illustrated board book with your little one and enjoy reading, watching, and singing together! A free song download is also included with each book.

 

The VideoBook app and sing-along books are special because:

• Singing helps develop language and reading skills
• Turning pages and handling a mobile device builds coordination
• Seeing the book come alive on screen is fun and rewarding!

 

Available books and videos:

B-I-N-G-O
Jingle Bells
The Wheels on the Bus
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star


Potty Time with Elmo

When it’s time to potty train your little one, let Elmo lead the way!
The Potty Time with Elmo app is a fun way to ease the transition from
diapers to big-kid underpants. Developed for children 18 months and up, this app features an interactive story about Elmo helping his toy Baby David learn to use the potty. Tap around to hear fun sounds and Elmo’s encouraging words. Tap Elmo’s radio to hear catchy potty-time songs and sing along. Collect stickers on every story screen and use them to track potty progress on the Sticker Reward Chart. Also includes five potty-themed puzzles.

Reviews:

  • For under $3, this adorable app is well worth the price of admission for parents and young kids….If you’re ready to potty, consider downloading this little gem.

    - Marc Saltzman

    USA TODAY, Technology Live

  • It all adds up to a pretty solid one-stop app for potty-training needs.

    - Philip Michaels

    Editor, Macworld.com

  • There are fun activities, lively potty songs and realistic sound effects that kids can interact with throughout the story.

    - Jeana Lee Tahnk

    Tech blogger, parenting.com


Look and Find Elmo

Look and Find® Elmo on Sesame Street is an educational app from the creators of Potty Time with Elmo. In this app, everyone’s favorite furry red monster needs help finding things that go HONK! and BOING! and CLANK!

With Elmo as their guide, preschoolers can develop hand-eye coordination while looking for 90 hidden objects in six colorful Sesame Street scenes. When you find an object, tap it to hear a fun sound! Work your way through all six scenes, or play one scene again and again. Elmo pops on screen throughout game play to provide encouraging words and keep kids focused.

Also included in this app is the Look-Look Memory Game, a fun matching activity: tap on picture cards to flip them over briefly, and then try to find all the matching pairs. Plus, collect 15 animated stickers for your Super Duper Sticker Book!

Reviews:

  • Elmo turns this traditional game into a fun and familiar romp down Sesame Street. Complete with fun Sesame Street music and sound effects, Look and Find Elmo is the perfect mix of brain-bending puzzle and fun!

    - Faith O'Neil

    iPadKids.com

+


Holiday order deadline is Friday, December 14 to arrive before Christmas. No shipments will be processed 12/24, 12/25, 12/31, or 1/1. Dismiss