Here is our review of the iPad app Angelina Ballerina’s New Ballet Teacher:
Who says learning is boring? With the advanced technology we have today, children would definitely enjoy the wonders of learning.
Angelina Ballerina’s New Ballet Teacher is an 18-page interactive story book that young girls would certainly enjoy. With its fascinating graphics and fun activities, you and your whole family will have a wonderful reading and learning experience.
The story has a dynamic narration that would capture the interest of kids from start to finish. The characters magically come alive once you touch them, bringing more life to the scene. There are also several ballet terms that are wonderfully demonstrated through pop-ups.
Each page can incredibly turn into a painting activity or a puzzle in an instant. The painting section provides you a chance to color the characters in the story. The brushes come in three different sizes. There is also a variety of colors to choose from and an eraser for rubbing out your mistakes. You can even save your newly painted photos.
The puzzles are divided into easy and hard levels. The easy level has 6 puzzle pieces while the hard level consists of 9 puzzle pieces. Once the puzzle is complete, you can move on to the next one or do the same puzzle over and over again.
There are also five short music videos of Angelina and her friends which children could dance and sing along with. Kids would find it easy to navigate the application and have fun exploring each activity.
Angelina Ballerina’s New Ballet Teacher is available on iTunes for a limited-time offer of only 99 cents.
Pros – interactive story book; beautiful graphics; captivating sounds; fun activities
Cons – limited for young girls; only one story
Bottomline – Angelina Ballerina’s New Ballet Teacher is a fun and interactive story book with remarkable graphics, sounds and activities that young girls would enjoy.
Requirements: Compatible with iPad. Requires iOs 4.3 or later.
Price: $0.99 [iTunes link]
Copy: Purchased with iTunes Gift Card