Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 App on Sale

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site

Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 app

As noted earlier today, Disney Publishing is kicking off the school year with an exciting app sale! All Disney Learning apps will be only $1.99 on the App Store (orig. $4.99) from August 29th – September 12th!  One of the apps on sale is Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 (introduction to basic Mandarin).

Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 presents a whole new way to learn a foreign language with this read-along app based on the international teaching method Diglot Weave. Start learning Chinese with this engaging, story-driven app! Disney’s proven language program is now on the iPad with interactive features, endless replay and classic Toy Story 3 characters! You don’t have to know a single word in Chinese—this app actually teaches you while you’re having fun.

Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 app

Kids experience the excitement of Toy Story 3 with Buzz and Woody while gradually transforming it from English to a story they understand in Chinese and Pinyin, mixing the new with the known by playing with 5 progressive levels of the story:

Level 1. English only
Level 2. Beginning Chinese/Pinyin (25%)
Level 3. Intermediate (50% Chinese/Pinyin)
Level 4. Advanced (75% Chinese/Pinyin)
Level 5. 100% Chinese/Pinyin

This innovative app is the first in a series of carefully leveled stories that combine Disney magic with proven language learning methods.

Demo Video: http://youtu.be/qL03PXdSKnA

Special Features:

  • Interactive translation, audio and a recording tool empower you to discover a new language and learn at your own pace.
  • Hear each word in both languages individually pronounced.
  • If you forget a word, flick it into the translator.
  • Record yourself and compare your pronunciation to the narrator.
  • Play with Chinese and English, comparing vocabulary and eventually grammar.
  • Reinforce learning by using a pronunciation guide and glossary composed of English, Pinyin, and Chinese characters.
  • Learn the tones of Chinese using a Pinyin and audio tutorial.
  • Master more than 100 words, comparable to one term of language learning!

Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 app

Fun with Learning:

  • Toy Story 3 delivers the imaginative world you already know and can now enjoy in 100 interactive, language learning pages.
  • Rewards from Toy Story 3 friends cheer you on as you progress from English to Chinese.
  • Playful interactive features with endless repeat playability encourage practice, practice, practice!
  • Beautiful illustrations support language learning.
  • Intended for ages 7 to adult or younger than 7 with a parent.

Educational Value:

  • Based on the proven pedagogical approach to language learning called Diglot Weave—for the first time in an app!
  • Supervised by Dr. Ji Yuhua, a renowned scholar and the pioneer of this method of language learning in China.
  • Benefit from the experience of more than 30 years of best-selling language learning products from Disney and the award-winning language program of Disney English.

Details:

  • $4.99 – ON SALE FOR $1.99 on the App Store from August 29th – September 12th
  • Category: Education
  • Updated: Jul 12, 2012
  • Version: 1.1
  • Size: 146 MB
  • Language: English
  • Seller: Disney Publishing Worldwide Applications
  • © 2012 Disney/Pixar
  • Rated 4+
  • Requirements: Compatible with iPad.Requires iOS 3.2 or later

Jodi Whisenhunt’s MAGICAL MOUSE SCHOOLHOUSE: Learn While You Play at Walt Disney World Resort is now available in print and can be purchased at Amazon, Barnes & Noble and  CreateSpace. (Kindle version also available!) Come, think outside the textbook and stretch the walls of your home classroom with Walt Disney entertainment!

  • Disney to Back to School App Sale Happening Now! (chipandco.com)
Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 App on Sale

Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you plan your next Disney Vacation! Just fill out the form below and someone will be in touch! Remember their services are 100% Free!

Name(Required)
MM slash DD slash YYYY
MM slash DD slash YYYY



Written by:

This account is for Past Writers and Friends who love Disney and want to share that love with you.
View All Posts
Follow Me :

One thought on “Learn Chinese: Toy Story 3 App on Sale

Comments are closed.