Reading is a passion that grows as we grow and if it is not well nurtured in its early years then it will never grow sound. Teaching our kids and students how to read and make them love reading is not an easy task , it takes so much time,diligence and efforts. It also calls for some kind of creativity from the parts of teachers especially in selecting the kind of reading material that students would connect to and be motivated to consume.In this regard, there are some awesome and intuitive free reading apps that you can introduce to your students or kids to use in their iPads. Some of these apps have cool narrative and others are illustrated, but they will all help you get your kids into reading.
1- Hide Run Growl
This is a great story of friendship which mixes creative animation and audio to captivate kids imagination. " it is lightly animated with a nice educational and interactive feature that shows the name of everything pictured on each page with accompanying voice -over".
2- Pango Book1 and 2
This free iOS app provides a wide variety of funny adventures, animated stories,brightly coloured drawings and sweet characters. It is very easy to use and has a student friendly interface.
3- Play Tales
This free app offers interactive books, traditional and classic, popular and new, for toddlers and beginning readers that will engage them in books and stories once again.
This is a cool iOS app that provides a nice library of procedural test, and reads in a very clear and soft femaile voice. Pages can be read, or read one word at a time.
5- I Like Books
This app provides 37 read-aloud stories for young children also ready by a soft female voice.
This free app includes hundreds of books that are read aloud. Some of the downloas are given for free but others are pro.