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Description

"I knew I had a winner when I used Articulation Station with my kids, the parents saw how much fun it was, and bought it immediately for home practice!" -Sherry Artemenko, SLP

Download the best articulation app on the App Store and learn how to pronounce and practice the consonantal sounds in the English language with 6 fantastic and engaging articulation activities!



Created by a certified Speech-Language Pathologist, Articulation Station is a full featured articulation application to help children as well as adults learn to speak and pronounce their sounds more clearly. Beautiful high quality images represent target words to be practiced in fun-filled activities with the assistance of a Speech-Language Pathologist, teacher or parent.



Articulation Station is the only articulation application offering practice at the WORD, PHRASE, SENTENCE and STORY levels all in one app! These activities are so fun your kids will love practicing their sounds and forget they are actually "working" on their articulation. 



Each of the 22 sound programs target sounds in the initial, medial and final positions of words, sentences and stories. The majority of sounds (p,b,m,d,n,t,k,g,f,v,ch,j,z,sh,th) have 60 target words each. The l,r and s sound programs target blends as well. Additionally the r sound program has ALL the vocalic r's!


ARTICULATION STATION FEATURES:



- Quick tips for teaching each sound
- 20 target words per sound position (initial, medial, final)

- Beautiful high quality images
- Create custom word lists
- Shuffle multiple sounds
- Flashcard activity

- Matching activity

- Rotating Sentences (like carrier phrases)

- Unique Sentences

- Level 1 stories with picture prompts and comprehension questions
- Level 2 stories with comprehension questions

- In depth Scoring and data tracking for each child/student
- Student profiles
- Group sessions (Up to 6 students at one time!)

- Voice recording and playback feature for monitoring responses
- Save audio recordings
- Backup and restore your data

When ALL SOUNDS have been purchased:

- ADD YOUR OWN IMAGES!
- Over 1,200 target words
- 96 Rotating Sentences
- Over 1300 Unique Sentences
- 96 Level 1 stories
- 96 Level 2 stories



ACTIVITIES INCLUDE:



FLASHCARDS

Beautiful, easy to interpret, real life images with audio reinforcement.

 MATCHING GAME

Exciting matching game that will keep everyone entertained!



ROTATING SENTENCES

Fixed sentence loaded with target sounds and paired with rotating target words.

UNIQUE SENTENCES

A new sentence for every target word with an average of three target sounds per sentence.

LEVEL 1 STORIES

Short, silly rhymes for each sound position with multiple target words, pictures and comprehension questions.

LEVEL 2 STORIES

Short, creative stories for each sound
position with multiple target words and comprehension questions.



We hope you enjoy using Articulation Station. Please take a quick moment to rate the app and share your experience with others. Your input is much appreciated!

 Free in iOS App Store

Screenshots

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Version History

Launched Nov 17, 2011 (over 7 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 4 months, on average.

Oct 04
2018
(Current)
Version 2.6.2

- Optimized for iOS 12!
- Other improvements and small bug fixes, especially for sound purchasing

Oct 02
2018
Version 2.6.1

- Optimized for iOS 12!
- Other improvements and small bug fixes

Sep 30
2018
Version 2.6

- Optimized for iOS 12!
- Other improvements and small bug fixes

Apr 24
2018
Version 2.5

- Optimized for iOS 11
- Replaced and updated several words and images
- Additional bug fixes and improvements

Nov 18
2015
Version 2.2.3

• Fixed a bug preventing some users from being able to open the app
• Fixed bluetooth support so the app works correctly with bluetooth speakers
• Fixed how microphone permissions are handled on the iPhone
• Made some minor updates to the text in the Quick Tips

Oct 09
2015
Version 2.2.1

2.2.1
• Bug fixes and improvements

2.2
Ready for iOS 9!

Improved Data Backup & Restore screens:
- NEW Automatic weekly backups
- NEW Backup to iCloud option
- Decreased the backup and restore time down to less than a few seconds
- Decreased the backup file size significantly

New for iPhone:
- Phrases for iPhone are here!
- Updated Home screen and Scores screen buttons
- Updated Info screen
- Updated audio recorder screen

Fixed:
- Issues where some users with large data sets might not be able to perform a backup or launch the app
- Fixed the record button so it continues to record after the card changes
- Resolved some audio issues preventing some users from being able to play the audio files that were recorded and then sent through email

Sep 30
2015
Version 2.2

Ready for iOS 9!

Improved Data Backup & Restore screens:
- NEW Automatic weekly backups
- NEW Backup to iCloud option
- Decreased the backup and restore time down to less than a few seconds
- Decreased the backup file size significantly

New for iPhone:
- Phrases for iPhone are here!
- Updated Home screen and Scores screen buttons
- Updated Info screen
- Updated audio recorder screen

Fixed:
- Issues where some users with large data sets might not be able to perform a backup or launch the app
- Fixed the record button so it continues to record after the card changes
- Resolved some audio issues preventing some users from being able to play the audio files that were recorded and then sent through email

Jun 16
2015
Version 2.1.2

2.1.1 and 2.1.2
- We fixed an issue preventing notes from being attached to emails in some cases
- We fixed the app so it launches for users with large amounts of data

2.1
*** HUGE UPDATE! Version 2.1 *** We’re excited to make this version available and give you these long awaited features!

**New** - Upgrade to Pro (purchase all sounds) from the free version without repurchasing sounds you already own!
**New** - Added “Upgrade to Pro” button on the home screen
**New** - Updated email layout makes emailed scores easier to read
**New** - Email phrases, sentences and stories for homework! (Pro feature only)
**New** - Edit lists for Phonological Processes (Pro feature only)

Additional updates include:
- Recordings made are specific to their flashcard when in an activity
- Added a number counter to the bottom of each flashcard so you know where you’re at in an activity
- Added buttons to toggle between Rotating and Unique Phrases
- Added “More Apps” button on the home screen
- Switched the “shampoo” and "sherbet” images to have correct audio prompt
- Made the word “thistles” red in the /th/ initial Unique Sentence
- Bug fixes

Note: This update affects the iPad version only (except for the "Upgrade to Pro" feature which is also available on the iPhone). We are currently working on the iPhone update and it will be available soon!

If you like this update we would LOVE to have you leave a review in the App Store. We rely on your feedback so that we can continue to give you great apps!

Jun 04
2015
Version 2.1.1

2.1.1
- We fixed the app so it launches for users with large amounts of data

2.1
*** HUGE UPDATE! Version 2.1 *** We’re excited to make this version available and give you these long awaited features!

**New** - Upgrade to Pro (purchase all sounds) from the free version without repurchasing sounds you already own!
**New** - Added “Upgrade to Pro” button on the home screen
**New** - Updated email layout makes emailed scores easier to read
**New** - Email phrases, sentences and stories for homework! (Pro feature only)
**New** - Edit lists for Phonological Processes (Pro feature only)

Additional updates include:
- Recordings made are specific to their flashcard when in an activity
- Added a number counter to the bottom of each flashcard so you know where you’re at in an activity
- Added buttons to toggle between Rotating and Unique Phrases
- Added “More Apps” button on the home screen
- Switched the “shampoo” and "sherbet” images to have correct audio prompt
- Made the word “thistles” red in the /th/ initial Unique Sentence
- Bug fixes

Note: This update affects the iPad version only (except for the "Upgrade to Pro" feature which is also available on the iPhone). We are currently working on the iPhone update and it will be available soon!

If you like this update we would LOVE to have you leave a review in the App Store. We rely on your feedback so that we can continue to give you great apps!

May 26
2015
Version 2.1

*** HUGE UPDATE! Version 2.1 *** We’re excited to make this version available and give you these long awaited features!

**New** - Upgrade to Pro (purchase all sounds) from the free version without repurchasing sounds you already own!
**New** - Added “Upgrade to Pro” button on the home screen
**New** - Updated email layout makes emailed scores easier to read
**New** - Email phrases, sentences and stories for homework! (Pro feature only)
**New** - Edit lists for Phonological Processes (Pro feature only)

Additional updates include:
- Recordings made are specific to their flashcard when in an activity
- Added a number counter to the bottom of each flashcard so you know where you’re at in an activity
- Added buttons to toggle between Rotating and Unique Phrases
- Added “More Apps” button on the home screen
- Switched the “shampoo” and "sherbet” images to have correct audio prompt
- Made the word “thistles” red in the /th/ initial Unique Sentence
- Bug fixes

Note: This update affects the iPad version only (except for the "Upgrade to Pro" feature which is also available on the iPhone). We are currently working on the iPhone update and it will be available soon!

If you like this update we would LOVE to have you leave a review in the App Store. We rely on your feedback so that we can continue to give you great apps!

Feb 19
2015
Version 2.0

*** HUGE UPDATE!! Version 2.0 *** This has been in the works for a long time and we’re so excited to finally make it available to you!

**New** Over 1300 Unique three-word Phrases!
**New** Rotating Phrases for all kinds of silly word combinations. The kids will love it! If you have all the sounds purchased you can add your own words to make this activity specific to each child. If you like the Rotating Sentences you’ll love Rotating Phrases!
**New** Target Phonological Processes in the flashcards & matching activities (available when all sounds are purchased)

Additional updates include:
- Phonological Processes Definitions Guide (available when all sounds are purchased)
- Shortened the length of the spin time in rotating Sentences and Rotating Phrases for increased productions
- Added Retina images - Woohoo!
- New button layout on home screen for easier navigation
- Updated Info screen design
- Increased stability of the app
- Bug fixes
- Optimized for iOS 7 & 8

Note: This update affects the iPad version only. iPhone update is coming soon!

Watch the 2.0 overview video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9J4T1zENtvA

If you like this update we would LOVE to have you leave a review in the App Store. We rely on your feedback so that we can continue to give you great apps!

Nov 11
2014
Version 1.5.3

For our iPad Air and iPad Air 2 friends, we restored the ability to purchase new sounds. Sorry about that.

Apr 18
2014
Version 1.5.2

- Fixed some minor bugs with group sessions
- Stability fixes for iOS 7
- Updated app icon
- UI (graphical) updates

** Please take a quick moment to rate & review this app and share your perspective on the app with others!**

Oct 10
2013
Version 1.5.1

- Fixes crash bug with the stories on devices using iOS 5

Sep 26
2013
Version 1.5

- Updated for iOS7
- Transitions and animations updated and optimized
- Fixed audio and recording issues with iPhone 5
- Other small bug fixes

A huge thanks to all of you who have reported issues to us!

Jun 20
2013
Version 1.4.1

- Fixed audio bug for using headphones
- UI improvements

Mar 14
2013
Version 1.4

Please review this app in the App Store if you're happy with this latest version, Thank you!
- Fixed bug with the recording feature freezing the app and not saving recordings & data
- Fixed various bugs with activities in group sessions
- Added email options when emailing scores
- Added activity indictors when backing up data
- Made various text edits and graphical updates throughout the app
- Fixed missing comprehension questions
- Fixed audio volume issue where recorded audio was very quiet
- Added optimization for backing up data, rotating sentences & matching
Huge thanks to all of you who emailed us about issues you have found and thank you for your patience while we continue to work to make this app the best it can be!

Dec 18
2012
Version 1.3.1

- Fixed crash bug when saving audio & scores at the end of a session
★★ BIGGEST UPDATE YET! ★★
- Optimized for iOS 6 and iPhone 5!
- ADD YOUR OWN IMAGES at the word and sentence levels (available when all sounds have been purchased)
- New, updated TUTORIAL VIDEOS!
- 38 new level 2 stories (all the vocalic r's and blends included!)
- "Matching delay" feature in matching game
- Create custom lists in multiple sounds (endless possibilities!)
- Sort words by syllable length
- Score with approximations
- Save audio recordings
- Hide record button
- Student profiles with picture, birthday, notes
- Data backup and restore functionality

Dec 07
2012
Version 1.3

** Attention! ** There is a small bug in this update that passed under our radar that we are fixing right now. If you are working in multiple sound positions at the same time in an activity, for example, P-initial & medial, and try and save the scores at the end of the activity, the app will crash and the data from that session will NOT be saved. If you are working on only one sound position at a time there are no issues. An update to resolve this issue will be submitted to the App Store this week. Thanks for your patience!

★★ BIGGEST UPDATE YET! ★★
- Optimized for iOS 6 and iPhone 5!
- ADD YOUR OWN IMAGES at the word and sentence levels (available when all sounds have been purchased)
- New, updated TUTORIAL VIDEOS!
- 38 new level 2 stories (all the vocalic r's and blends included!)
- "Matching delay" feature in matching game
- Create custom lists in multiple sounds (endless possibilities!)
- Sort words by syllable length
- Score with approximations
- Save audio recordings
- Hide record button
- Student profiles with picture, birthday, notes
- Data backup and restore functionality

Jul 24
2012
Version 1.2

- Modify word selection and SAVE your word lists in each of the word and sentence level activities! Watch the Video tutorial: https://vimeo.com/45653543
- Addition of /sn/ /sm/ /pr/ blends
- Blends in the initial /g/ and /f/ removed and replaced
- Session details are shown when emailing multiple session data
- Time stamp added to saved sessions and emailed session data
- Small text changes and several bug fixes

More AWESOME updates are in the works! Thanks to all of you who have contacted us and made suggestions! Email us anytime at: hello@littlebeespeech.com with your suggestions!

**Please take a quick moment to rate and review the app so others can become educated with your perspective before they download.** Thank you!!

Jan 27
2012
Version 1.1

- No more disappearing sounds!
- Quicker and smoother purchasing of additional sounds
- Fixed missing images/audio files
- No more missing flashcards during group sessions
- Grammatical error fixes
- Resolved black screen issue when trying to connect to the internet to view video tutorials over 3G
- Fixed crash bugs

Thanks to all of you who emailed us and let us know about some of these issues. We appreciate your feedback!

Nov 17
2011
Version 1.0

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