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Hungry Caterpillar Play School develops the important skills children need by helping you be a part of their learning at home.

#1 Education app in over 25 countries!

Certified by the kidSAFE Seal Program. To learn more go to www.kidsafeseal.com.

"This is a marvelous learning app for toddlers to kindergarten-age kids because of its range and content." - Common Sense Media.

Eric Carle's Hungry Caterpillar Play School is specifically designed to give young children every advantage they need in math, spelling, reading, writing, science, nature studies & creative arts. Help your child get ahead with internationally recognized early learning goals.

• SHAPES AND COLORS: Essential preparation for understanding math, art, reading & writing.

• ABC SECTION: Establishes the building blocks for reading success. Learn about the letters of the alphabet how they make words. Learn Phonics.

• MATH SECTION: Guides kids through concepts which set them up for math proficiency. Repetition is key, so we’ve specifically designed this section to be different every time.

• ART SECTION: Expand your child’s imagination and encourage artistic expression. As little fingers play & explore they’ll discover all sorts of fun features.

• PUZZLES: Age appropriate puzzles are so important in childhood development. Jigsaws and matching pairs teach children to use their own minds to figure out how to solve problems.

• One of the best ways to encourage your child to read, is to read to them. LEARN ABOUT THE WORLD BOOKS are engaging non-fiction titles specifically tailored for young children. These books are read aloud to your child & feature themes of nature, science & art.

• LEARN TO READ BOOKS are a tailored reading experience guiding children through the early reading levels. These titles are designed for independent reading and encourage kids to learn at their own pace.

• 50th ANNIVERSARY SECTION: A very special book featuring Eric Carle's most beloved characters. 10 Little Rubber Ducks video. A special message from Eric Carle. Learn how nature works in our Caterpillar's Garden!

• Subjects are supported & enhanced by SONGS & VIDEOS to deepen your child's learning. Songs are a proven learning tool used by teachers all over the world.

If you're experiencing any issues email us support@storytoys.com

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Version History

Launched May 17, 2018 (over 1 year ago).

Releasing new versions every 29 days, on average.

Nov 26
2019
(Current)
Version 6.0.0

The life cycle of a flower starts with a seed.
Now you can plant your own flowers in CATERPILLAR'S GARDEN.
Grow and pick strawberries and feed The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
Watch him grow fat and transform into a butterfly.
We've also added a brand new phonics section in the ABC area.
Can you sssee the ssssleeping ssssloth?
Hungry Caterpillar Play School also gets a winter makeover.
Play with The Very Hungry Caterpillar in a winter wonderland.
We've got seasonal matching pairs for you too.

Nov 05
2019
Version 5.2.1

The Very Hungry Caterpillar loves winter. So he's getting ready to celebrate the season with a big update. In the mean time we've been enhancing your apps perfomance and splatting bugs to get ready.

Oct 10
2019
Version 5.2.0

The Very Hungry Caterpillar loves autumn. And he especially loves Halloween.
To celebrate this special time of year we've added lots of spooky treats.
Lots of spooky surprises hidden around the app. Can you find the bat?
You can now earn new autumnal food to feed your caterpillar every time you complete an activity.
New spooky matching pairs.
Lots of improvements and bug splatting too!

Sep 10
2019
Version 5.1.0

Check out our exclusive new LEARN ABOUT THE WORLD book: THE CHANGING YEAR.
We've also added new MATCHING PAIRS sets, including a set to help your child match their ABCs.
Lots of improvements and bug splatting too!

Aug 07
2019
Version 5.0.0

It's back to school time, so we've got a HUGE update!
Check out our new Learn To Read book ONE IS ONE!
All new MATCHING PAIRS activity.
A new video/song DOUBLE DOUBLE DANCE teaches basic multiplication concepts.
Preschoolers should be able to subitize up to five objects. So to help hone their skills there's a new SUBITIZING activity in the math section.
Lots of improvements and bug splatting too!

Jul 03
2019
Version 4.2.1

There's lots to learn during the summer break.
Check out our new book GOOSEY GOOSEY GEESE!
It is a new Learn To Read book for Early Emergent Readers.
It introduces the concept of Irregular plurals. They are nouns that do not become plural by adding -s or -e!
Example if we have more than one goose we have geese!
Lots of improvements and bug splatting too!

Jun 27
2019
Version 4.2.0

There's lots to learn during the summer break.
Check out our new book GOOSEY GOOSEY GEESE!
It is a new Learn To Read book for Early Emergent Readers.
It introduces the concept of Irregular plurals. They are nouns that do not become plural by adding -s or -e!
Example if we have more than one goose we have geese!
Lots of improvements and bug splatting too!

May 13
2019
Version 4.1.0

We've added lots of new content for 50th Anniversary of the first publication of The Very Hungry Caterpillar recently. This month we've got an exclusive original book BAKER, BAKER, BAKE ME SOME BREAD. This wordless book is designed to build important literacy skills.

Mar 13
2019
Version 4.0.0

To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Very Hungry Caterpillar we've cooked up some special treats!

- Now you can feed the caterpillar: Earn rewards by doing activities.
- Bonus new book WHO IS HERE?
- Watch the amazing 10 LITTLE RUBBER DUCKS video. Perfect for a bedtime story.
- Special animated message from author Eric Carle outlining where the idea for The Very Hungry Caterpillar came from.

Mar 06
2019
Version 3.6.0

Here at Storytoys we’ve been gearing up for a very important birthday. The Very Hungry Caterpillar turns 50 in March, so we’ve been hatching something wonderful.
This month we’ve got a new LEARN TO READ book for you. It’s called MORE THAN ONE. Discover when we make regular nouns plural, we usually add s to the end of a word.

Jan 15
2019
Version 3.5.0

Can you believe The Very Hungry Caterpillar is turning 50 this year? We have lots of great things in store to celebrate very soon. This month it's an exclusive new book "Rumble In My Tummy". Learn how all animals need food in order to live and grow. They get their food from plants or from other animals.

Jan 07
2019
Version 3.4.1

- Our new BUILDING BLOCKS activity help children to develop their creativity and explore cause and effect.
- The letters oo are used to spell two different sounds. Lear about them in our magical new song ROOSTER ON THE MOON.
- Our new LEARN TO READ book is WINTER WONDERLAND. Wordless books teach young children develop an understanding of print concepts by exploring a story all by themselves.
- Remember to update your app every month so you don’t miss out on all the new content and bug fixes.

Dec 05
2018
Version 3.4.0

- Our new BUILDING BLOCKS activity help children to develop their creativity and explore cause and effect.
- The letters oo are used to spell two different sounds. Lear about them in our magical new song ROOSTER ON THE MOON.
- Our new LEARN TO READ book is WINTER WONDERLAND. Wordless books teach young children develop an understanding of print concepts by exploring a story all by themselves.
- Remember to update your app every month so you don’t miss out on all the new content and bug fixes.

Nov 08
2018
Version 3.3.0

- The Very Hungry Caterpillar is ready for winter. Check out our new snow-filled main menu.
- Get creative with our new winter themed art templates and jigsaws
- Thanks for all your great feedback. We've squashed some bugs.
- Please remember to update your app every month so you don't miss out on all the new content and bug fixes.

Oct 15
2018
Version 3.2.0

- Happy Halloween everybody. Check out our spooky updates.
- We've added 8 new JIGSAWS.
- Check out our new and exclusive LEARN ABOUT THE WORLD book "Down In The Barn." Let’s go inside a big old barn and meet the animals who live here. What they are up to?
- Thanks for all your great feedback. We've squashed some bugs and optimized the app for enhanced speed and flow.

Sep 16
2018
Version 3.1.1

- We’ve revamped the main menu and added lots more color.
- Check out our new Eric Carle jigsaw puzzles. Free users get one to try and subscribed users will receive 4 new jigsaws every month.
- Play with appropriate difficulty levels for your child’s age and ability with 6, 12 or 24 piece jigsaws.
- Observe nature and celestial objects in our new Learn To Read book “Things I See In The Sky”.

Aug 07
2018
Version 3.0.0

- Kids love learning to spell their own name. That's why we've added the MY NAME activity into the ABC section. This is especially useful for motivating youn children and getting them excited for going to school.
- Create beautiful collages with four new Eric Carle art templates.
- Exclusive new Learn To Read book THINGS TO EAT. Learn about where food comes from!

Jul 05
2018
Version 2.1.0

Learn counting and quantity with the adorable new “10 Little Penguin Song.”
A boat, a panda, a gorilla and a kangaroo! Fun new art templates to help you explore your creativity.
Discover all about the lifecycle of the firefly with our exclusive new book “The Little Glowing Egg.”
We’ve also been listening to your feedback and made numerous bug fixes and improvements. Thank you!

Jun 12
2018
Version 2.0.1

- Caterpillar choo-choo! Match uppercase and lowercase letters with our new activity the LETTER TRAIN. Have fun popping bubbles. Discover a bulldozer and a truck!
- Check out our new LEARN ABOUT THE WORLD book "How Seeds Grow."
- Create beautiful collages with four new Eric Carle art templates.

May 16
2018
Version 1.2.0

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