2016 Editor's Choice Award, Children's Technology Review, Teachers with Apps Top Pick, Common Sense Media 4-Starred Review, Featured at Geeks with Juniors
HangArt puts a new spin on the much-loved word game Hangman. Play picture hangman with K-3 sight words, then draw your own pictures and record digital stories with your winning words!
Features: • Play Hangman with 200 K-3 sight words and original, diverse animated illustrations. Sight words drawn from Dolch, Fry, and Teachers College word lists. • Great for family play, one or two-player mode • Draw pictures of won words in the Word Gallery using a custom drawing tool, then save, playback, and add to your gallery and device • Record playable digital stories in the Story Studio. • Practice handwriting in Letter Tracing Practice mode (which has been updated to improve user experience) • App features a dyslexic friendly font created especially for use by elementary aged-school children and recognized by Wired magazine as a “font designed to help kids learn to read and write.” • Sight word game ideal for ESL and ELL • Kid voiceovers model letters and words and support English Language Learners • Original music and sound FX by Nickelodeon/ Dora the Explorer composers • Developed in collaboration with literacy and arts educators • Reward badges tied to literacy activities of spelling, drawing, and writing. • Encourage self-evaluation in children with a word self-rating emoji feature (similar to the “pain-scale”) • Grownups Dashboard offers in-depth analytics grounded in the mindset approach for parents and teachers, including insights on what words kids find to be especially easy or difficult. • Comprehensive Guide for parents and teachers on how to use the app, with alignment to learning standards, including Common Core State Standards • No InApp purchases and no Internet required to play • Classroom and Family Friendly: Reinterprets the traditional “hangman” as a man who hangs from a monkey bar, falling off when you lose a word!