StoryPals - Basic

Product Type: 
Device modifier
Manufacturer Name: 
Approximate Cost: $10.00


This product is also listed in these partner sites:

Product Description: 

StoryPals - Basic is a reading tutorial, story reading, and story writing program designed for use by children with cognitive, communication, language or learning disabilities or autism. The app enables allows a child to use an Apple iPad to practice listening and reading comprehension skills with a teacher, parent, or independently. Stories can be read aloud with recorded audio.

Main Features: 

  • Stories can be read independently or read aloud with professional narrations.
  • Each story is accompanied by an illustration that supports the meaning of the story via a variety of interactions that come to life with voiceovers and sound effects.
  • Following each story is a 10 question quiz containing WH questions (who, what, where, when, why) to assess story comprehension.
  • Teachers and parents can track student progress of comprehension goals with automatic scoring for individual students or a small group, and export scores for access outside the app.
  • 24 included original stories ranging in readability levels 2-6.
  • Configurable text size (small, medium, large, extra-large) and justification.
  • Professional narrations read aloud the Included Stories.
  • For My Stories, voice recordings are appended within each story.
  • Real-time configurable options for animations, readability levels, quizzes (number of answer choices, types of questions, etc.), backup/restore from backup and more.
  • Take multiple choice quizzes and create new ones.
  • Utilize automatic group scoring to collect scores on WH questions for a group of students.
  • Save scores automatically in the app or export them to clipboard and email.
  • Colorful illustrations optimized for all generations of iPad.
  • Tap and drag images to enable animations.
  • Create stories using illustrations that animate and/or photos plus text.
  • Automatically save created stories and read them with recorded audio.
  • Share stories with quizzes via iTunes File Sharing or email attachments.
  • Additional free stories with quizzes at
  • Accessibility support via VoiceOver.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Requires iOS 5.0 or later.
  • Compatible with iPad.

More Information: 

See product in Apple’s App Store.