Looking for some new ways to learn? Check out these two apps:
Get ready to learn some new words with this challenging spelling game! AlphaBetty Saga lets you match letters backwards, forwards, and even diagonally to make words as short as three letters or as long as you can find. If you get stuck, you can shuffle the letters or even try some odd combinations to find words you’ve never seen or heard before. This free game can be downloaded on iPhone, iPad, and Android or played on Facebook.
World's Worst Pet
Painless vocabulary learning is at your fingertips with this well-organized, entertaining iPad app for grades 4-8. It features a "pet" named Snargg, whose antics lead you through 6 levels of word fun. To get this truly trouble-making pet under control, you'll have to answer questions, identify synonyms and antonyms, and complete sentences to learn words in context. Vocabulary includes more than 1000 Tier Two words--the "high-frequency" vocabulary that kids need in all of their classes.