The award-winning digital playground Busy Shapes is back with a 3D twistJanuary 24, 2017
Paris, France – Award winning Edoki Academy today is thrilled to announce the release of Busy Shapes 2 (v1.04), their new educational app for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Busy Shapes 2 offers a fun and enjoyable learning experience for children from the age of 4, exercising important developmental skills through engaging gameplay.
Busy Shapes 2 is a 3D object manipulation game in which children navigate objects through the environment to reach a goal, bringing them to the next level. This is achieved through the use of tools, such as buttons, springs, bombs, moving platforms, and secret passageways. Obstacles will provide challenges that can be overcome using strategies and solutions that the child will learn and develop as they play. These challenges are designed to nurture and sharpen a variety of educational skills, such as spatial reasoning, coordination, agility, and critical thinking.
As the continuation of its highly successful predecessor, Busy Shapes, within Busy Shapes 2 the team at Edoki Academy have improved upon the strategies and systems that made Busy Shapes so popular. With 100 levels, four dazzling worlds with unique themes, a variety of tools and obstacles, and highly engaging gameplay, Busy Shapes 2 is sure to develop and nurture important skills, all while being incredibly fun.
* 100+ visually and sensorially stimulating levels
* Unlimited attempts to foster the simple pleasure of solving a puzzle
Avoid hidden traps:
* Sticky patches
* Glass box
Discover numerous magical tools to help you along your journey:
* Moving platforms
* Secret passageways
Experience 4 beautiful worlds inspired by nature designed by Parisian studio iP3:
* Tangy fruits
* Underwater creatures
* Erupting volcanos
* Celestial delight
A Proven Pedagogical Approach:
Like its predecessor, Busy Shapes 2 is inspired by Swiss clinical psychologist, Jean Piaget’s pioneering theory of cognitive development. Piaget believed that children in their earliest stage of development learn best by exploring and manipulating the world around them. The award winning prequel to this app, Busy Shapes, has over 1,000,000 downloads. As the second game of the series, Busy Shapes 2 is a continuation and evolution of all the things that made Busy Shapes so popular and enjoyable. Busy Shapes & Busy Shapes 2 are part of a specific collection of critical thinking apps developed by Edoki Academy. Crazy Gears and Busy Water are also part of this collection and have both won Awards.
Spatial Skills for Success:
Spatial skills predict a young person’s achievement in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. It’s the mental feat that architects and engineers perform when they design buildings. The capacity that permits a chemist to contemplate the three-dimensional structure of a molecule, or a surgeon to navigate the human body.
Busy Shapes 2 supports English, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Norwegian Nynorsk, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish and Vietnamese languages.
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 9.1 or later
* 397 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Busy Shapes 2 (v1.04) is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Founded by Montessori teachers who have had years of classroom experience with hundreds of children, Edoki Academy is determined to offer qualitative educational apps on iPad and iPhone. Their objective is to provide parents and teachers Montessori based apps to use at home or at school. The Montessori Method relies on building autonomy and self-confidence by letting children do by themselves and offering them self-correcting materials to manipulate and respecting their individual rhythm. Edoki Academy, Unique Montessori Apps. Copyright (C) 2017 Edoki Academy. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.