The Story of Thor with Scotty & Lulu App Poster Image

The Story of Thor with Scotty & Lulu



Strong but not interactive story about being considerate.

What parents need to know

Ease of play

Click on a small arrow to turn the pages.

Violence & scariness
Not applicable
Sexy stuff
Not applicable
Not applicable

There's a link here to purchase other apps.

Drinking, drugs, & smoking
Not applicable

Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that The Story of Thor with Scotty & Lulu is a colorful book app for young children that mixes old nursery rhyme characters with Thor, a loud dinosaur, to teach kids a lesson about getting along with others. Kids can listen to a narrator read the story, read it to themselves, or hear it in a catchy tune version. Even though the title mentions "Scotty & Lulu," the two human characters aren't a significant part of the story.

User reviews

Parents say

Not yet rated
Review this title!

Kids say

Not yet rated
Review this title!

Is it any good?


The neat part about THE STORY OF THOR WITH SCOTTY & LULU is the three different methods in which the book's story is told, especially the snappy song. All three ways tell the tale of how Thor learned to tame his roar and become a more considerate member of his community. After many rhymes and guest appearances by nursery rhyme characters, Thor does tame his roar. This is a basic storybook; in other words, you won't find many bells and whistles here. While the story is thematically strong, interactivity would make this app shine. Kids are likely to tap on pages expecting to get some kind of reaction from the book that's just not there.

App details

Devices:iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Release date:January 5, 2011
Publisher:Stepworks Company Limited
Minimum software requirements:iOS 3.0 or later

This review of The Story of Thor with Scotty & Lulu was written by

Common Sense Media's unbiased ratings are conducted by expert reviewers and aren't influenced by the product's creators or by any of our funders, affiliates, or partners.


Our star rating assesses the media's overall quality.

Find out more

Learning ratings

  • Best: Really engaging; great learning approach.
  • Very Good: Engaging; good learning approach.
  • Good: Pretty engaging; good learning approach.
  • Fair: Somewhat engaging; OK learning approach.
  • Not for Learning: Not recommended for learning.
  • Not for Kids: Not age-appropriate for kids; not recommended for learning.

Find out more

About these links

Common Sense Media, a nonprofit organization, earns a small affiliate fee from Amazon or iTunes when you use our links to make a purchase. Thank you for your support.

Read more

About Our Rating System

The age displayed for each title is the minimum one for which it's developmentally appropriate. We recently updated all of our reviews to show only this age, rather than the multi-color "slider." Get more information about our ratings.

Great handpicked alternatives

What parents and kids say

See all user reviews

Share your thoughts with other parents and kids Write a user review

A safe community is important to us. Please observe our guidelines

There aren't any reviews yet. Be the first to review this title.


Did our review help you make an informed decision about this product?

Family Media Agreement