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Amazing - far better than most paid apps!
Approved by parents, teachers, and toddlers.

Help your child learn to speak, read, and spell as they learn to recognize words and letters by sight sound and tough

Sight Words, also known as the Dolch List are an integral part in learning how to read. The Dolch Word list contains 220 words that make up the most common words of the English language and are easiest learned by sight.

It is important for young readers to be able to instantly recognize these high frequency words in order to be proficient and fluent readers.

Why Sight Words by Little Speller? We believe that educational apps should be ridiculously fun, immensely educational, and affordable for all.

The only FULLY customizable app of its kind!

Endorsed by tens of thousands of satisfied parents, teachers, and kids the world over.

little speller is an exciting educational game that helps your child rapidly learn to read, write, and recognize words by sight, sound, and touch. The interface is so easy to use that even a 9 month old baby will delight in using this app. Ideal for ages 0 to 6.


- Add your own voice - now your toddler can learn everything in mommy's or daddy's voice
- Add your own items - take pictures of your child so he / she can learn to spell their own name! :-)
- Learn by sight, sound, and touch
- Uses real, crisp photographs that are carefully hand picked and selected vs. cartoonish illustrations
- Fun & engaging voice artist keeps kids engaged
- Multi-sensory learning tool - combining seeing, hearing, and tactile feedback
- Don't like some of the existing items... no problem, just delete any item your kid does not enjoy
- Multi-language support - since you can edit existing items and add new items, you can record everything in your native tongue
* You can even customize the success sounds so that your little one hears your words of appreciation


- Sound - you can turn the sound on or off
- Audio hints - if you want to learn just by sight, you can turn the audio hints off
- Visual hints - if you want to learn just by sound, you can hide the images
- Letter hints - if you don't want to show the letter hints in the destination tiles, you can turn them off
- Word oder - you can go from A to Z or in random order
- Letter order - you can go in any order or require that words are spelled from left to right
- Letter case - uppercase, lowercase, and capitalized spelling is supported


- Longest word - you decide the desired word length
- Customize items - every item is fully customizable (text, audio, and image). You can also add your own photos
- Customize letters - you can change the recorded voice for each of the letters
- Customize success sounds - can even customize the success sounds so that your little one hears your words of appreciation


Heroic Support is not just what we do. It's really what makes us, well, us. It's that drive to make a difference in your life - no matter how big or small. Really, it's our way of life because we want you to be our customer for a lifetime of fun and learning.

Have questions? We are here to help. Email us at support@grasshopperapps.com

 $0.99 in iOS App Store


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Version History

Launched Feb 22, 2011 (almost 8 years ago).

Releasing new versions every over 1 year, on average.

May 11
Version 3.0

- Updated app to work for latest version of iOS
- Updated app to work on all of the latest iOS devices
- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Sep 18
Version 2.0

- Minor bug fixes and improvements

Dec 17
Version 1.6

★★★★★ The only FULLY customizable app of its kind!
✔ Minor bug fixes and improvements
✔ Added ability to reset / restore app content to original settings
✔ Incorporated user suggestions and feedback

If you like this app, please support us by rating the app in the App Store. If you have questions, feedback or need help, just shoot us an email at support@grasshopperapps.com

Apr 21
Version 1.5

★★★★★ The only FULLY customizable app of its kind!
-Incorporated latest user feedback and suggestions
- Added ability to fully internationalize app and add letters with foreign characters
- Added ability to customize and change all audios and game sounds
- Added ability to create new spelling lists
- Added ability to turn letter repeat on / off
- Made application fully compatible with iOS 4.3
- Fixed small bugs that was preventing some iOS 4.3 users from adding their own photos
- New update process ensures that even after updating the app you will still have access to all customized items, photos, and recordings

As always, if you enjoy the latest version of this app please leave a review in the App Store and if you have any suggestions or questions please contact us at support@grasshopperapps.com

Feb 23
Version 1.1

Previous 3 versions

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