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Storia: For the Love of Reading | Review and Giveaway

February 26, 2013 by admin - Jennifer  
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Company: Scholastic
Item Reviewed: Storia App & Books
Item Given Away: $25 Storia Gift Card
Start Date: February 26
End Date: March 13

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From favorite picture eBooks to the hottest new series, Storia has the titles kids want, in a digital format they love. With close collaboration from Scholastic’s reading experts, Storia offers you and your child thousands of highly curated titles for all ages and reading levels—and the list is growing all the time!

  • Richer Reading Through Enriched eBooks – Enriched Storia eBooks offer your students fun learning activities to help build comprehension and reading retention at every age and reading level.
  • Just-Right Reading – Using the Storia Reading Manager, you can assign purchased eBooks to bookshelves easily set up for each of your children.
  • Help Build Vocabulary – The Storia Dictionary featured in every Storia eBook helps readers better understand the bigger words—without interrupting the story.
  • Help Build Reading Confidence – Storia’s Read-to-Me eBooks make reading especially fun for younger readers, with expressive narrations complemented with music, sound effects, and highlighted text your child can follow—for an engaging experience that helps build reading confidence, even as it entertains.
  • Handy Reading Tools – With the Storia Highlighter, your child can highlight text and passages to revisit later, just like in a paper book.
  • Helping Parents Stay Involved – Promoting reading at home is easier using the Storia Reading Manager to keep track of each of your children’s reading progress.
  • An App of Their Own, on the Device You Own – The Storia eReading app works on multiple platforms, from a Windows® PC to an iPad® or Android™ tablet.
  • Includes 5 FREE Books – With Storia App Download.

My Thoughts

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Picture is my daughter playing along in the “I Love School” book

We love books here in our home. Reading is so very important not just as an education but as a break, to let the mind enter new worlds and explore. I am very fortunate that my children love to read and now Storia has come my little one is loving it even more. Not only can she have the book read to her (I love that it shows her every word as it is being spoken) but she can read it back to me, and with some of her sight words in the story she is actually reading a bit back to me. There are also little activities and side games to play throughout the books on certain pages. She spends so much time with her new books on Storia that she is learning more and more everyday. Storia is a great way to learn to read and have a great time doing so. My daughter loves all her new books and I love that she is liking reading more and more everyday!

I have been given the opportunity to host a giveaway where one lucky Dirty t Shirt reader can win a $25 Storia Gift Card to add more great books to your child’s Storia library. Please see rules below to enter to win today!


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10 Responses to “Storia: For the Love of Reading | Review and Giveaway”
  1. My youngest adores the Magic Tree House books. He can’t wait to see where Jack and Annie go next.

  2. Jackie Preas says:

    My children are now grown but I still have my sweet grandchildren and the youngest loved us reading A Bear in Underwear to him.

  3. sandra says:

    they love the magic school bus books

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  5. Rebecca Orr says:

    My son loves Blueberries for Sal.

  6. Andrea v says:

    My son likes diary of a wimpy kid and my daughter likes Clifford and llama llama red pajama

  7. Sadie says:

    My daughter loves – Don’t let the Pigeon Drive the Bus.

  8. Shay says:

    fancy Nancy

  9. Lina says:

    He likes reading Diary of a Wimpy Kid

  10. Natalie S says:

    My sons loves Clifford books and Curious George

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