Wonster Words is a fun learning game that teaches phonics, spelling and vocabulary.
The free version gives a good idea of how the app plays out. It provides you with 15+ free word games, including the “at” sound, as well as a the Outdoor Adventure game and Daily Words game. Additional games can be purchased for $0.99 each, covering th, ot, et, ph, ch, sh, it, ut, and op words, or you can buy the whole lot for $7.99. Full access is $14.99, which provides additional games.
The games are full of fun and silly animations that teach the phonetic sounds of each letter, as well as the letter name. Drag and drop the letters of a particular word to their correct place while the phonetic sound plays. Once the letter, or letters are in place the name of the letter is given. Following this is a fun animation of what the word means, as well as it's definition. In addition there are other engaging mini-games, such as letter hide-and-seek, spelling puzzles and others.
All-in-all, the app teaches the alphabet, phonics, constant blends, word families, diphthongs, digraphs and more.
In the setting you have the choice of viewing words in upper or lower case. You can reset the game as well.
My personal opinion? Wonster Words is a brilliant learning game which is bound to have a positive effect on a child's literacy level. It is perfect for Pre-K and Kindergarten level students.
Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.