The description of Tiggly Cardtoons
Calling all future mathematicians and storytellers! (enhanced by Tiggly Counts)
Count, drag, match, and enjoy as the seemingly simple buttons you create come alive becoming part of a wildly imaginative cornucopia of storytelling. Ordinary pieces of cardboard shuffle into a variety of positions, each time becoming something new and unexpected. One bluefish with a fancy bowtie, two peanuts for a hungry elephant, three candles for a cow’s birthday cake, four gumballs for a bubble blowing frog, and five silly bananas on a camel’s back! These are just some of the stories you will help bring to life as the buttons you create set the stage for a journey through counting and the depths of your imagination!
Tiggly Cardtoons will help you learn basic math ideas such as one-to-one matching, counting, and equal sets while stretching your imagination and sense of wonderment. These creative learning math stories are recommended for ages 3 and up.
- 25 imaginative stories focused on numbers
- Unique illustrations with textures taken from the real world
- Guided counting gestures important for developing counting skills
- Lots of free play surprises. Don’t forget to explore!
- No third party advertising
- No in-app purchases
- Designed for tablets
- Your child will create buttons by tapping and dragging them to targets, and listen to the narrator count as they interact with them
- The buttons will transform into a variety of unexpected objects including 1 tiny flower, 2 giant peanuts, 3 brave little mice, 4 leaves for a hungry herbivore to eat, or 5 yellow fish playing hide and seek with a submarine.
- And, that’s only the beginning of the story! Tiggly Cardtoons will help your child concretize abstract math in the context of familiar yet surprising events.
FLEXIBLE THINKING AND CREATIVITY
- Ever wonder what you could make with two pieces of cardboard? How about if we add a third piece? A forth one? A fifth one? Creativity is about constant experimentation, surprises, and imagining things in many different ways. We invite your child to imagine what a piece of cardboard could transform into -- and in so doing, encourage them to imagine all the possibilities that abound in their everyday lives.
ABOUT TIGGLY COUNTS (sold separately)
>> Kids love Tiggly Cardtoons as a standalone learning app, but better yet enhance your child’s learning with Tiggly Counts physical toys (sold separately).
- Tiggly Counts are five colorful counting toys, safe for your tablet and your child, that physically interact with three parent- and educator-approved Tiggly learning apps for tablets – including Tiggly Chef, Tiggly Addventure, and Tiggly Cardtoons.
- Inspired by the classic Cuisenaire rods used in Montessori classrooms, Tiggly Counts is a revolutionary math learning toy for kids in the digital age
- Tillywig Brain Child 2014 Award Winning Toy
- Lightweight and easily grasped in small hands, Tiggly Counts toys help young learners understand the relationships between numbers both concretely and spatially.
The Tiggly team is made up of PhDs, MBAs, parents, grandparents, uncles, and aunts who want to help parents introduce their children to the digital world in an easy yet educational way. Our educator-designed tablet toys interact with our learning apps because we believe there is a powerful learning opportunity in the combination of physical and digital play. Children explore mathematic concepts and numerical relations by manipulating physical number blocks while playing in wonderful digital worlds that stretch their imagination, and spark their creativity. Our team collaborates with Grammy and Emmy-award winning creative talent to craft products that parents and children both love. Tiggly products are available in 20+ countries and in more than 300 Apple Store locations across four continents, in addition to specialty retailers worldwide.