An award-winning series of games that’s helped millions of children learn to read (in English). Create a monster and take it on an adventure through a magical world. Travel to exciting places, meet fun characters, play games, and win prizes as your monster learns the first steps of reading. (From the Teach Your Monster to Read website.)
Parents should note that English letter sounds are taught with a British accent.
COST: Website is free, mobile app is about US$5
- Fun game that progressively teaches children how to read in English, beginning with the basics.
- App and website are ad-free and easy for children to navigate.
- Website is free.
- Requires a strong internet connection.
Why it’s helpful for families living internationally
Teach Your Monster to Read is a highly engaging game for early readers and complements phonics programs used in British education. It may also be helpful for children learning English as a new language.