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Alphabet Tracer: My first letters

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

54 out of 69 people found this review helpful.

Helpful and fun

This app is great. Drawing the letters with a finger, just like in rice or salt or shaving cream, is a great way for children to learn without the added pressure of holding a pencil. The only fault I have with this app is that a few lower case letters and the numeral 1 ...
This app is great. Drawing the letters with a finger, just like in rice or salt or shaving cream, is a great way for children to learn without the added pressure of holding a pencil. The only fault I have with this app is that a few lower case letters and the numeral 1 are not the form found in most handwriting in the U.S. Especially lower case "a," which is shown with the curved hook as in many type faces, instead of a circle and line. Others, such as lower case "t" and numeral 1, were easy enough to show my son to just use a straight line. He has really been enjoying this app.

posted by annlauraharp on February 21, 2012

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Most Helpful Critical Review

107 out of 126 people found this review helpful.

Needs a better practice font

The app has a lot of fun things about it, but it is not the standard letters they are using. It has the "a" like this font showes, not the basic "a" thats drawn with a circle and a line. The number 1 also looks more like a 7. A few other letters and numbers are not draw...
The app has a lot of fun things about it, but it is not the standard letters they are using. It has the "a" like this font showes, not the basic "a" thats drawn with a circle and a line. The number 1 also looks more like a 7. A few other letters and numbers are not drawn the standard way kids are taught in school. It has been a little confusing for my son. The app is fun with great potential, i just wish they had created it using a more basic font type as the model.

posted by 10923576 on February 22, 2012

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2012

    Needs a better practice font

    The app has a lot of fun things about it, but it is not the standard letters they are using. It has the "a" like this font showes, not the basic "a" thats drawn with a circle and a line. The number 1 also looks more like a 7. A few other letters and numbers are not drawn the standard way kids are taught in school. It has been a little confusing for my son. The app is fun with great potential, i just wish they had created it using a more basic font type as the model.

    107 out of 126 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 19, 2012

    So its ok

    I got this hoping it would help my aunt and retrain the part of her brain that was damaged when she had a stroke last year, but i am afraid tracing lines with her fingers are not going to help her relearn to write with her left hand especially since she wrote with her right. But it was a good try on my part.

    18 out of 45 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 14, 2013

    not bad

    My kids kind of got board :( but I think it was helpful with letter recognition.

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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