Colors Lesson | Bubbles – Listen and Play

In Bubbles, a colored bubble flies up. You need to hit it. If you do, it will split into smaller balls. You need to try to hit those too (not always easy). The first three bubbles will appear on their own. Then there will be two or three bubbles together and you need to hit the one that is called. If you hit the wrong one, you will lose a life (little hearts in the top right of the screen). You only have five lives so listen carefully so you don’t hit the wrong one by mistake. This activity will…

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Colors Lesson | Memory – Listen and Match

The first game is called Memory. It’s a simple pair matching game with a twist. Cards fall into the scene and you can click on one to reveal it’s color. The purpose is to find two cards of the same color. When you find all the pairs the stage is over and you can move to the next stage where more cards fall and more pairs need to be uncovered. Playing this game will allow kids (or adults) to hear the names of the colors over and over. That is why it is an introductory activity. Repetition is a great…

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Fun Chinese expanded to include five lessons & twenty five learning games

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – December 26, 2013 Studycat Limited today announced that Fun Chinese has been expanded to include five lessons and twenty-five learning games. All lessons are available on iOS and Android devices with immediate effect. Fun Chinese helps kids to learn Mandarin Chinese through engaging play activities. It includes five themed lessons and over twenty-five fun-packed learning games. It’s a great way to introduce kids to both spoken and written Chinese, whether as a second language to non-native speakers or as a fun educational activity for preschool Mandarin-speaking kids. Fun Chinese is divided into lessons, each of which…

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Studycat Interviewed by UltimateSpelling.com

Those lovely people at UltimateSpelling.com recently approached us to request an interview with Studycat. However, Studycat has been very busy developing new language learning apps and has been unable to complete our media training course, so we sent along Dan Lambert to answer all the questions. Here’s a transcript of the interview. Studying Spelling is Fun With Studycat.net These days parents are used to plugging kids into a DVD player during long car trips, or setting them up with a computer for some “quiet time” so that the parent can get work done around the house. With more and more…

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From Pumkin to Studycat and beyond

From Pumkin to Studycat and beyond Some of you may have noticed some changes recently and we think that now is a good time to explain everything that we are doing. Our Background As some of you may already know, we’ve been helping kids learn languages for many years now. Our company was founded by a group of language learning professionals who were all teaching English as a second language to young learners. Having used a variety of teaching materials, we decided to create our own, with the emphasis on FUN. This lead to us opening our first language school,…

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