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Enterprising educators are getting into the app-making game with the creation of an app that helps kids learn how to read.

ABC on the Go includes interactive ways for kids to recognize letters and sounds.

Here's a quick description from MacWorld:

Classic mode showcases each letter in a slideshow format, with simple voice prompts to move through the alphabet. Hear It Hit It—beyond sounding like a good strategy for blind boxers—tasks kids with determining which letter sounds they hear. And See It Say It uses visual and auditory cues to firm up the letter/sound relationships.