Beginning (The Deskplorers – Try-It Chapter – for 7 to 11 yo kids)

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★★★★ Discover with this try-it chapter a new series of games for 7 to 11 years old girls and boys, blending storytelling, gaming and learning. With The Deskplorers, your kids will read, play, think, discover foreign languages and learn, all with lots of fun! ★★★★ “The Deskplorers series is very unique.” ( “Deskplorers is made with kids in mind!” ( “I was charmed by this app.” ( “The Deskplorers franchise continues to develop, mature, and grow.” ( “Doodles Do More Than Just Jump” ( “The Deskplorers: History Meets Fun And Games” ( ★ Episode Zero "The Beginning" ★ Discover in this one-chapter episode the beginning of The Deskplorers' incredible "Jump in a book" adventures. Learn about the "Magic Compass" and its fabulous power! Meet the "nice ones": Tom, Lea, Spoon and Scrabot, and the "not so nice" ones: Bratty, Brutus and Moody! This Episode Zero "The Beginning" contains 1 original chapter (6 chapters in the regular episodes) and the 4 mini-games in "easy" mode. About The Deskplorers "Jump in a Book!" ★ 5 full episodes are available now (Season 1) ★ In the first Season "Jump in Time", the Deskplorers will jump in a History Book! This season contains 5 episodes: Knights, Pirates, Egyptians, Cavemen and Jump in Time. ★ A fun and innovative gameplay ★ It’s very easy! - Read the story. At the end of a Chapter, The Deskplorers need an object to continue their adventure! - Find the right object in the Catalog to unlock the Chapters. To use an object, you need points! - If you don't have enough points, go to the mini-games, play, and win more points! ★ Made for girls and boys from 7 to 11! ★ - Fun stories that your kids will love to read (5 episodes for Season One "Jump in Time"). - The storyline encourages Strong values (friendship, trust, respect, helping people, respect of nature…) - More than 200 images, 6 animations, original musics and sound effects in each episode. - A real instructional added-value: great method of reinforcing reading skills, develop the imagination and creative problem solving. - A great way to discover French (dialogs are available in French when a chapter is unlocked). - 4 Fun mini-games available at any time. - 2 difficulty levels in each mini-game to suit all kids. ★ More features ★ - Up to 3 profiles are saved - A dictionary useful to learn more about each episode's context - An album to replay all the videos included in the episode - A clue system to help you solve the puzzles - A parents corner : manage profiles, advice from us, publish on Facebook, send us an email... All this with : - Awesome graphic designs - A very pleasant and original music theme - Great ease of use for kids