Take a trip back to the age of dinosaurs with this Smithsonian app.

dino-appName: Ankylosaurus Fights Back – Smithsonian’s Prehistoric Pals

What is it? Join Ankylosaurus in this interactive book app as he is so busy eating that he doesn’t notice the huge T-rex that is watching him! Explore pictures, learn new vocabulary, and personalize the story with your own narration. Will Ankylosaurus get away from the dangerous predator?

Best for: Children 3-8

Price: $1.99

Requirements: iOS 5.0 or later

Features:
Explore the Story:

  • ENCOURAGE literacy skills with highlighted narration
  • LEARN new vocabulary with tappable words and pictures
  • RECORD your own narration & share it with others
  • SELECT a scene with easy-to-use navigation
  • KEEP kids in the story with parental controls

This title has been carefully reviewed by paleontologists at the Smithsonian Institution and provides fascinating information on the prehistoric world.

Link: iTunes

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