Similar to iBooks and Kindle. At present there is no volume purchasing program for Play Books. You can always download a sample of a book, this may give you enough text for a guided reading session without buying the book.
Play books has the ability to highlight text and translate it into a different language.
Lots of animated versions of traditional tales read by young children. Read yourself or have them read to you. Some stories have the option to read in Spanish too. The link takes you to the "Treasury" but if you look on the left hand side you can see loads of other titles.
Read Kindle books on your iPad or Android. Most publishers allow you to put the same book on seven devices with the Kindle app. After this you’ll need another Amazon account for the next seven devices.
You can also use a Kindle account to email your pupil’s work to any device with a Kindle account.
With the Traditional Storyteller you can access the very best traditional storytellers on your iPad, iPhone or iPod whenever and wherever you like.
All the Traditional Storyteller apps feature a master storyteller talking directly to the child. No gimmicks, no sound effects, just the storyteller enrapturing the child through the expressive use of words, gestures, facial expressions and direct eye contact.
As well as the story, there are three games within the app that have been developed by teachers and use proven classroom techniques to develop children’s listening, understanding, speaking and literacy.