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Literacy Apps

Word Detective is working with Appbach to produce a series of literacy development Apps for iPads and Tablets.

Sounds Like Fun App


   Sounds Like Fun

Try out the first in the series of Sounds Like Fun Apps. 
Designed for children from 2 to 6 years of age, to build vocabulary knowledge and develop sound analysis skills.
Suitable for English speakers and for English language learners.

Word Detective Apostrophe App

Do you have to stop and think about where an apostrophe should go in a word?   After using this App, you'll never be in doubt again!  

Download the free test to see if this App will be helpful to you.   It covers possessive and contraction apostrophes.

Suitable for people of all ages - from children aged 8+ to adults who would like to use this English convention correctly.


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