Join Mr. Cupcake as he prepares to leave for Mr. Cookie’s birthday party only to be perplexed by a sudden crunching under his feet. As Mr. Cupcake walks around trying to solve this mystery, children are exposed to fun tongue twisters and silly sounds. Full of wonderful illustrations, sound effects, and interactive images, this storybook app is one children of all ages will love.
- Awesome illustrations
- English/Spanish options
- Fun sound effects
- Narration options
The cartoon-like quality of the illustrations included in this storybook app are very well done with simple animations and lots of interactive details for children to discover. The sound effects and interactive images make an already silly and fun story even more engaging and entertaining which is great for young children. Add to that the ease with which children can move through the app by simply tapping the images and swiping through the pages and you have a high quality app that is very easy to use.
With narration options available in English & Spanish, Mr. Cupcake Has The Sprinkles offers children the opportunity to practice reading in two languages which is great. Unlike many storybook apps, this one does not include text highlighting which limits the ability for early readers to follow along with the narrator as they practice their reading skills. While there aren’t any other specific educational components in the app, the English & Spanish options may make this app especially appealing for parents.
Mr. Cupcake Has The Sprinkles is a fun storybook app with super silly tongue twisters and lots of interactive images to keep children engaged as they read. Mr. Cupcake must figure out what the mysterious crunching sound is that he keeps hearing and he comes up with some mighty creative possible solutions like a “walrus walloping walnuts” or “a camel chomping corn chips” that little readers will love. The fun sound effects & simple animations add to the overall experience creating a storybook app that kids will come back to over and over again.
Priced at just under three dollars, this app is comparable to other eBooks that are available. While there aren’t any additional activities in addition to the story itself, this app does include a narration option available in English and Spanish which is great. Overall, Mr. Cupcake Has The Sprinkles is a great value.
The developers have done a great job making this app easy to use and child friendly. With simple tap & swipe functioning to move through the app and the narration options available, Mr. Cupcake Has The Sprinkles is very intuitive even for young children. Parents can also rest assured knowing that there are no external links or in-app purchases to worry about and their children can enjoy this fun storybook on their own.