2nd Grade Reading Comprehension Free

App Review
Additional Description

This is a reading comprehension app that contains twenty stories on topics likely to be familiar to young primary school children, e.g. Going camping, visiting Grandma. Each story introduces new vocabulary and concepts and is followed by a set of exercises that measures the student’s comprehension including multiple choice questions, true/false questions and matching exercises. The app also allows the user to create and add their own stories.

Format iPad
Age Range early primary
Motivators noise/auditory, visual
Curriculum/Goal Areas literacy
Evidence-based Intervention Individual Supports, Highly Structured Supports
Targeted Skills Developing reading comprehension, vocabulary development and comprehension skills.
Great For

Developing student’s ability to answer a range of different questions related to everyday situations.
Personalising reading comprehension activities to increase a student’s motivation.
There is a practise mode and test mode which allows a parent or teacher to track progress over time.
You can create your own stories and sync these to another iPad.

Please Consider

Some of the included stories use American vocabulary or topics, e.g. Winter wonderland, going on a field trip.
Along with sound response, an emoticon is used to demonstrate if the user answer the question correctly, giving a smiling an thumbs up with a correct answer and a frown and thumbs down for an incorrect answer. Consider if this will be appropriate for your child prior to use.

Generalise Skills and Knowledge

Incorporate paper based reading comprehension into practise activities and also oral question and answer tasks following story reading.

Developer: AbiTalk Incorporated

Price: free

AbiTalk Second Grade Reading Comprehension Fiction Free

Customer ratings: ( ratings)
Category: Education, Books
Languages: English
Rated: 4+

Updated: 30.11.2012
Version: 2.02
Size: 57.52 MB
Requirements: iPad2Wifi-iPad2Wifi, iPad23G-iPad23G, iPadThirdGen-iPadThirdGen, iPadThirdGen4G-iPadThirdGen4G, iPadFourthGen-iPadFourthGen, iPadFourthGen4G-iPadFourthGen4G, iPadMini-iPadMini, iPadMini4G-iPadMini4G, iPadAir-iPadAir, iPadAirCellular-iPadAirCellular, iPadMiniRetina-iPadMiniRetina, iPadMiniRetinaCellular-iPadMiniRetinaCellular, iPadAir2-iPadAir2, iPadAir2Cellular-iPadAir2Cellular, iPadMini3-iPadMini3, iPadMini3Cellular-iPadMini3Cellular, iPadMini4-iPadMini4, iPadMini4Cellular-iPadMini4Cellular, iPadPro-iPadPro, iPadProCellular-iPadProCellular, iPadPro97-iPadPro97, iPadPro97Cellular-iPadPro97Cellular, iPad611-iPad611, iPad612-iPad612, iPad71-iPad71, iPad72-iPad72, iPad73-iPad73, iPad74-iPad74

This reading comprehension app has twenty fictional stories about children's daily life. You can also create and add your own stories to the app.

Each story has about 150 words. Each story introduces new vocabulary and concepts, and is followed...

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