Last month I told you all about that fun app we were enjoying in our home, Let's Go Chipper. It is an app for children and teaches them how to be eco concious. The kids really enjoy it and I think it is a super tool for teaching children the importance of being kind to their surroundings. I am happy to share more Chipper news with you today! Here are the details...
Award-winning Bay Area mobile family entertainment and social media company,
It’s All Good Media, launches a new title in its cross-platform,
eco-educational and social skills learning series, Let’s Go Chipper™. The
series stars Chipper, the "city" squirrel, who
serves as the conscientious ambassador to the great outdoors. Through outdoor
adventures and explorations with friends, he teaches young children respect,
empathy, and responsibility through nature and inter-relationship experiences.
illustrated and delivered in rhyme, Helping Hands
cheerfully demonstrates the importance of using hands
playfully and positively to help others in the home and community. From helping
siblings get dressed to raking leaves, picking up toys and cheering on friends,
conscientious ambassadors, Chipper and Paisley, share ideas on how to be
responsible and considerate while having fun.
™ series, which
includes award-winning APPS, books, DVDs, and more. The series is supported by
community-based and in-classroom programs where children engage in story time,
app games, and crafts with Chipper the squirrel. Previously released books in
the series include Into The Great Outdoors, Let's Stroll Crissy Field, Out
To Sea With Sally, Break It Down With Bruce, and Get Ready To
Fly, as well as the robust, all-inclusive Let's Go Chipper App which recently received a 5-star
review by WTS Toy Review, who acclaimed "All original, all wonderfully
creative stories. Chipper is one of a kind – and while the stories are typical
kid-stories – we love Chipper’s original spin."
“Each story is based on inspiring
play while positively impacting the physical, social and emotional growth of a
child,” says author/creator Stephanie Rach-Wilson. “Each book is the basis for
the appisode and in-class kits and community programs to provide a more
immersive and influential learning tool for parents, teachers, and
A thought leader in 21st Century
learning, It's All Good Media is an eco-educational leader in the mobile space
usurping a television model for app series which is correlated in Science, Arts
& Literature, and Social Skills.
is really important for young children, for social and cognitive development,"
says psychologist Kathy Hirsh-Pasek, PhD, a child development researcher at
Temple University. Cooperative play begins in pre-school and Helping
Hands provides an opportunity for children and parents to read together
then role play to reinforce the message.
Hands is available online at www.letsgochipper.com and the Let's Go Chipper mobile app
series can be downloaded on iTunes at http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/lets-go-chipper/id365305372?mt=8.
I hope you will take the time to check out Helping Hands and share it with your children. What a fun way to share important social messages!