My Story - Book Maker for Kids By HiDef Web Solutions What is it?
It is an iPad app that facilitates all forms of storytelling and expression. It enhances the motivation to expand upon literacy. The student can create and share ebooks by drawing, photos, voice recording and even stickers!
What does it do?
~The modern and simple design makes for a really great experience for kids. There are no confusing interfaces, everything is a tap away and colorfully highlighted. ~Multiple brushes. Pencil, Paint Brush, & Marker. ~Stickers: Weâ€™ve included dozens of stickers like dinos and farm animals to help jumpstart creativity without taking away from creative expression. ~Photos: Add photos from your photo library or take a photo with your iPadâ€™s camera and place it on the canvas. ~29 vibrant and fun colors to choose from.
~Tens of thousands of teachers are already using My Story in their classroom, alongside parents who love using it at home. Now all children can have their own bookshelf.
~Easy-to-use button lets you start and stop voice recording for every page of the book ~Voice recordings is integrated when your book is published! ~Each page can have a page caption or manipulatable text right on the canvas.
~Create an unlimited number of books. ~Share your story book via the Web, Email, Facebook, Twitter and to anyone on any device or computer!
~Publish your story book to iBooks (and other apps that can read ePub files) and read your book alongside other books from the iBookStore at any time! ~Read the story straight from the app with our reading mode.
What does it cost?
Only $3.99! It can be found in any itunes store. For use of iPads with iOS version 6 and older. Appropriate for ages 4+.
Work Cited HiDef Web Solutions. "My Story - Book Maker for Kids." App Store. Apple Inc, 2013. Web. 14 Feb. 2014.
By Virginia Araoz BMIE3700 SA
This iPad app facilitates literacy in the early classroom