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What you will—and won't—find in this app.
Kids can learn how to form phonemes found in the English language through the Orton-Gillingham (OG) multisensory method for learning language, beginning with the consonant sounds and working all the way through to suffix endings.
Ease of Play
Easy-to-use platform with on-screen directions available.
Parents Need to Know
Is It Any Good?
For kids who struggle to spell or who might benefit from extra time to internalize specific phonemes (letter sounds), this app is amazing. The videos in OG Card Deck are short and simple, which makes targeting specific sounds easy and effective. Note that data isn't collected through this app; it's meant primarily to be a practice tool with a lot of well-designed content. Also, it's not the kind of app that will immediately appeal to kids, since its look and feel aren't particularly kid-friendly, but as a part of a bigger program, it offers a proven approach that helps kids learn foundational reading and spelling skills.
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