This Project-Based Learning Activity accompanies the educational storybook iPad app "Smarty Britches: Nouns." This interactive storybook app is available for the iPad at https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/smarty-britches-nouns/id546046418?mt=8interactive, and provides free curriculum at appswithcurriculum.com.
Common Core Anchor Standards:
1 – Read closely to determine what the text says
explicitly and to make logical inferences from it; cite
specific textual evidence when writing or speaking to
support conclusions drawn from the text.
2 – Write informative/explanatory texts to examine
and convey complex ideas and information clearly and
accurately through the effective selection,
organization, and analysis of content.
Speaking and Listing:
4 – Present information, findings, and supporting
evidence such that listeners can follow the line of
reasoning and the organization, development, and
style are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.
5 – Make strategic use of digital media and visual
displays of data to express information and enhance
understanding of presentations.
1 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of
standard English grammar and usage when writing or
2 – Demonstrate command of the conventions of
standard English capitalization, punctuation, and
spelling when writing.
Remembering: list, describe, select, and write.
Understanding: explain, restate, and find more
Applying: show, illustrate, and choose.
Evaluating: select, choose, and assess.
Creating: compose, plan, construct, and design.
Review: The iMums: Overall a well made, engaging educational app - highly recommended.
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Fun Educational Apps: This app is a good teaching app for kids just starting to learn parts of speech.
Travel to the Deep South and discover NOUNS! Join a boy with a magical pair of Smarty Britches as he explores fascinating people, animals, places, things, and ideas.
Created for teachers by a National Board Certified Teacher, aligned with Common Core State Standards, and designed to engage and inspire kids as they learn about NOUNS! Standards aligned activities - including Project-Based Learning - for teachers, homeschoolers, and parents are at http://appswithcurriculum.com/curriculum/smarty-activities/ .
The app and activities explore the cultural uniqueness of the South, depicting its beauty and the charm of its southern people.
Educational Features: Designed by a National Board Certified Teacher, these interactive storybook apps include educational activities within the app and support activities at The app and activities explore the cultural uniqueness of the South, depicting its beauty and the charm of its southern people. .
Activities include student-friendly objectives, Common Core State Standards alignment, upper levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy, cross-curricular subjects, cultural differences, and technology. Highlighted and narrated text improves reading fluency, comprehension, and retention so that the educator can spend more time on skills that students need to be successful and ultimately, college and career ready.
Design Features: - Enchanting illustrations, original music, and professional voice over. -Read to me or self-read narration. -Text highlighting synchronized with narration. -Music – on/off.
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Smarty Britches Book Apps
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* Do not contain In-App Purchases
* Do not contain Social Network Integration
* Do not contain external links