Travel to the deep South and discover NOUNS! Join a boy with a magical pair of Smarty Britches as he explores fascinating people, animals, places, things, and ideas. Created for teachers by a National Board Certified Teacher, aligned with Common Core State Standards, and designed to engage and inspire kids as they learn about NOUNS! Standards aligned activities for teachers, homeschoolers, and parents are at sascynpublishing.com/smarty-activities/. Educational Features: Kids have fun interacting with the story and learning how to recognize nouns. Non Linear Interactives engage kids in various reading strategies reading strategies include Text to Self, Text to Text, and Text to World. Educators and Parents will find Language Arts activities/curriculum suitable for grades 1-3 at sascynpublishing.com/smarty-activities/. These educational activities align with Common Core State Standards, incorporate upper levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy, and include technology and student -friendly objectives. Designed by a National Board Certified Teacher for teachers and parents. Synchronized highlighting of narration increases reading fluency and improves comprehension and retention. Cross-Curricular Activities explore geography, science, music and art. The app and activities explore the cultural differences of the South, depicting its beauty and the charm of its southern people. Smarty Britches is the first in an upcoming series of Language Arts educational apps for grades 1-3 that are designed by a National Board Certified Teacher. These interactive storybook apps include educational activities within the app and support activities at sascynpublishing.com/smarty-activities/. Activities include student-friendly objectives, Common Core State Standards alignment, upper levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy, cross-curricular subjects, cultural differences, and technology. Highlighted and narrated text improves reading fluency, comprehension, and retention so that the educator can spend more time on Common Core State Standards (if needed) and skills that students need to be successful and ultimately, college and career ready. Design Features: -Enchanting illustrations, original music, and professional voice over. -Read to me or self-read narration. -Text highlighting synchronized with narration. -Music – on/off. Parent Notice about this app: *Does not collect/share any personal information. *Does not contain Social Network Integration. *Does not contain ads. *Does not contain In App Purchases. *Contains a link to the Sascyn Publishing website for curriculum. Go to Sascynpublishing.com/smarty-activities/, to receive Common Core State Standards aligned activities for educators and parents. *Contains a link to dragonpencil.com to see other children’s books by DragonPencil. Visit sascynpublishing.com for: Detailed Video of Smarty Britches: Nouns. Activities for teachers, homeschoolers, and parents - aligning with Common Core Standards, incorporating upper levels of Bloom’s Taxonomy, and teaching with technology. Info about Smarty Britches: Verbs… Coming Soon! Sascyn Publishing, Inc. and Smarty Britches is a member of Moms With Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families. Recommended Grades: 1-3. Categories: Education, Books Dragonpencil is a developer of custom children's book apps. They can be found at dragonpencil.com.