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Spelling App Increases NYC Students' Spelling Accuracy by 50%.(February 08, 2012)
Edmonton, Canada (PRWEB) February 08, 2012
Pyxwise Softwares critically acclaimed spelling apps, Simplex Spelling HD and Simplex Spelling Phonics 1, have been purchased by many educational institutions for use in the classroom and they are achieving some amazing results. One class of New York City students saw an increase in spelling accuracy of 50%. Simplex Spelling is demonstrating amazing improvements with all students, including those with special needs.
Ms. Amato, a New York City teacher, had the following to say about Simplex Spelling HD after using the spelling app for only a short time with her students. The Simplex Spelling HD application for sight words is wonderful. I work with students with autism and my students absolutely love it. It is an amazing way to learn the basic sight words. My students have increased their spelling correctly by fifty percent. I would recommend this application to all parents and educators. It would be a great use for anyone to utilize with both disabled and non-disabled students/children.
Ms. Amato had similar praise for Simplex Spelling Phonics 1. It is an amazing way to learn the spelling and phonemic awareness of words. My students were motivated to keep spelling the words. By going through words and showing the short a, long a, short e, long e along with the rest of the vowels in order, it allows students to learn flawlessly. When students need help they can press a button and get phonics help to spell the word. This is very useful because it helps my students to build independence. My students are so happy to learn by playing and your application promotes learning through play, which is the best way to learn.
Simplex Spelling is also being praised by parents everywhere. With more than 1,500,000 votes cast by the public in the 2011 Best App Ever Awards, Simplex Spelling HD earned 2nd place in the category of Best Special Needs App. In addition, Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 has been awarded a 2011 Readers Choice Award by the readers of the site Apps For Homeschooling.
Simplex Spelling HD and Simplex Spelling Phonics 1 are available for $4.99. Available worldwide exclusively on the App Store in the Education category by searching for 'Simplex Spelling'. Review copies are available upon request.
Pyxwise Software Inc. is an award winning independent developer of family friendly games and educational software. It was co-founded by Craig Welburn B.A.Sc, B.Sc. and Lisa Welburn Ph.D. in 2011. The Pyxwise series of applications can be found on the App Store worldwide by searching for 'Pyxwise Software Inc.'. Copyright (C) 2011 Pyxwise Software Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch are registered trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.
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