Digital Teaching and Learning

LinguPingu - English Spanish / Español Inglés, children learn languages

Language-learning app for preschoolers

Make language come to life!


This intuitive and colorful app for preschoolers is easy to understand through the combination of image and sound. Educational studies have shown that children of a young age are highly receptive to language learning and articulative expression. With LinguPingu, curious children encounter a playful approach to learning foreign languages.

Nine different visual worlds and a total of ninety funny objects are made available to explore. When tapped, each object comes to life with hilarious animated movements and sounds revealing the spoken word for the object in the native tongue or chosen foreign language. A creative language-learning adventure!

Themes are: animals, transportation, food, body, farm, toys, nature, clothes, and house.

The appealing illustrations and quality animation offered in this app were executed by a team of professional animation and design experts. Even for adult travelers, tourists or anyone interested in languages, LinguPingu is an amusing tool to get in touch with a foreign language.

  • Cost: $1.99
  • Skills Taught: Listening
  • Offline functionality: 100%
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  • Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later
  • Type: virtual education opportunity
  • Device(s): iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
  • Subject Area: Language Arts
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  • Grade Level: Pre-K
  • Date Added: May 2, 2011
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