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'Main Idea -Sentences' helps kids who have trouble with reading comprehension. Identifying the main idea is a key part of reading comprehension.

'Main Idea -Sentences' builds this comprehension skill in a fun, game-like environment. The skill is developed step-by-step until mastery.

*** Happy Frog Apps is a Mom's Choice Award winner! ***

***** 5 Stars - Thank you for this app! Other software I’ve used has moved too quickly for my son. This one worked! Can’t wait for the next Main Idea app…it’s coming, right?

***** 5 Stars - This app is one the best education apps I have used with my little one. It really helps to improve his reading abilities. He is obsessed with passing the levels and it never let him disappointed. One of the few apps that worth to upgrade to premium version.

'Main Idea - Sentences' is designed for children in Grades 2-5 who can read the words, but don't understand what they read. Beginning readers in earlier grades can also benefit from the targeted skill development.

'Main Idea - Sentences' develops the skill of knowing what a sentence is about. This skill must be firmly established before a child can determine what a paragraph or page is about.

Key Benefits:

- Builds comprehension skills step-by-step until mastery.

- Incremental learning. New levels are unlocked only when your child is ready.

- Frustration-free learning. Your child will always be guided to the correct answer.

- Fun and engaging Reward Center to increase motivation.

- Easy parental review. Just check out the stars to see how your child is doing.

- Contains over 600 examples, with content designed by professional teachers and researchers.

- Advanced levels include timers to ensure fluency. Research shows fluency in the foundation skills is critical to reading comprehension.

- Can be used independently (just hand it over: your child will know what to do!) or with a therapist/parent for reading intervention.

- Provides extensive reporting for up to 10 students to suit the needs of parents, teachers and therapists.

Our apps are designed for and tested by typical and special needs children. Testers include children with Autism and other special needs. Our apps work for them!

This 'School Edition' app has no in-app purchases.

To evaluate the app, download the free version, which has 4 free levels. Additional levels and additional players can be accessed with in-app purchase. If you prefer no in-app purchases, download the School Edition of this app.

While you're thinking about reading, check out our other apps that target WH questions, inferencing and answer identification skills.

Learn more about reading comprehension and research at our website www.HappyFrogApps.com. Drop us a note, we'd love to hear from you!

We take customer service very seriously! If you ever have a problem or find that we've missed something, contact us at our website and we will do our best to fix the problem.

We are a member of the Moms With Apps program that promotes privacy in children's apps. We collect NO private information in our apps and our apps do not allow unrestricted web access.

 $5.99 in iOS App Store

Screenshots

Main Idea:Sentences screenshot 1Main Idea:Sentences screenshot 2Main Idea:Sentences screenshot 3Main Idea:Sentences screenshot 4Main Idea:Sentences screenshot 5

Version History

Launched Jul 25, 2014 (almost 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 5 months, on average.

Sep 07
2018
(Current)
Version 2.8

Under the cover upgrades. Enjoy!

Dec 15
2017
Version 2.7

One bug squashed!

Sep 26
2017
Version 2.6

All ready for iOS 11!

Jun 29
2017
Version 2.5

A few errors fixed!

Jun 24
2015
Version 2.4

Minor undercover stuff to make the app even better!

Apr 15
2015
Version 2.3

This update fixes a bug in loading levels. Enjoy!

We're excited because our Inference Ace app won a Mom's Choice award!

Jan 24
2015
Version 2.2

Minor updates to our student management system. Enjoy!

We're excited because our Inference Ace app won a Mom's Choice award!

Jan 14
2015
Version 2.0

You asked, we delivered!

In this version we introduce a new student management system. Detailed reports show student progress. You can add up to 10 students.

We have also changed the look of the app to appeal to a wider age range. No more worrying about showing your older student a 'kiddy' app.

What's the same? High quality incremental learning to help your learners improve their reading comprehension skills! Get started now

Sep 10
2014
Version 1.3

Pesky, twittery bug caught! Luckily, frogs love getting rid of bugs -- all the best from Happy Frog Apps.

Aug 29
2014
Version 1.2

Main Idea 1 is even better now! Thanks to all our awesome users for ideas and suggestions.

Aug 19
2014
Version 1.1

Minor bug fixes

Jul 26
2014
Version 1.0

Previous 3 versions
 

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