Come fly with Joe as he gets shot out of a canon at the pirate ship of Not-So-Scary Bob. But wait, is that a bunny with carrots on the pirate flag, and is Bob really a pirate? And is the most important thing about being a pirate how you say, “Yaaargh?”
* Fun, award winning story with read-to-me mode and word highlighting.
* Sing and dance along with “The Pirate Song.”
* Touch any word to hear it said. Supports beginning readers.
* Choose English or Spanish! Instantly toggle between languages.
* Great 3D illustrations.
* Developed by classroom teachers to be a fun and successful reading experience.
More about this story: Joe the rock tells Kate a tall tale about being aboard a ship that is attacked by pirates. (He was ballast at the time.) When the crew runs out of canon balls, they fire Joe at the pirates. He hits the wheel of the pirate ship and finds himself in the hands of Not-So-Scary Bob the pirate. He becomes an honarary pirate and learns the Pirate Song.
This fun story from the award winning "Joe Rock and Friends" series features an animated sing-along 'rock' song and over 30 great 3D graphics. With your iPhone or iPod Touch you can always provide a rewarding reading experience for your child whether you're waiting, traveling, or sitting down to read along with them. The Joe Rock and Friends series was designed by classroom teachers to support beginning readers. Pre-readers can turn the pages with a flick of their finger and listen as the narrator reads and words are highlighted. Beginning readers can read for themselves and get assistance on any difficult word just by touching it. In addition, both English and Spanish versions of the story and song are included in this application! Switch between languages with a click of the translate button. Written by Allan Crossley. Illustrated by Scott Gamble. Languages: English & Spanish. Awards for the Joe Rock and Friends series include Creative Child 'Preferred Choice' award, Children's Technology Review 'Editor's Choice Award' in 2006 and 2008, Parents Choice Foundation 'Recommended Software List,' American Library Association 'Semi-Finalist in the Great Interactive Software for Kids category and more! Features: Read-to-me mode with word highlighting to help early readers. Auto read mode reads each page automatically. Double-tap any text page to hear it read when autoread is off. Touch any word to hear it. Original fun song in two versions: English and Spanish! English and Spanish narration - switch languages with the instant translation button. Navigation page to jump to different places in the story. Video Help shows you all of the great features. See the website www.joerock.com for more information.
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