Parents' Guide to

Alphabytes

By Jenny Bristol, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

Learn letters, printing, and spelling in this clever app.

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ALPHABYTES is a multi-faceted and multi-level app that teaches kids their alphabet, printing, and some spelling while they have fun. There is a lot to this app, and it offers hours of play for preschool and early elementary kids. The interactive images in the Alphabet section will keep the kids playing. There, certain letters allow even more interaction and learning. N teaches kids the numbers 1 through 10. P allows kids to draw with a pencil. Some of the letters also make use of tilting the device. The interface is attractive and very intuitive. Kids will be able to use the app with very little direction.

App Details

  • Device: iPad
  • Release date: April 1, 2011
  • Category: Education
  • Publisher: WFH Interactive
  • Version: 1.1
  • Minimum software requirements: iOS 3.2 or later
  • Last updated: August 22, 2016

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