HOMER Reading: Learn to Read

HOMER Reading: Learn to Read

By Homer

  • Category: Education
  • Release Date: 2013-08-01
  • Current Version: 5.6
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 233.02 MB
  • Developer: Homer
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later.
  • App Ratings:
    4.5/5 ( 12,070 App Reviews)
  • Price:
    Free
HOMER Reading: Learn to Read App Ratings: 4.5
4.5
Based on 12,070 App Reviews
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HOMER Reading: Learn to Read App Details

HOMER Reading is the fun, interactive way to spark your child's passion for reading. Help your child build critical skills with a personalized learn-to-read plan! When kids read about what they love, they love learning to read. HOMER Reading combines your child’s passions and current reading level to create a personalized learn-to-read plan. It includes thousands of lessons on phonics, sight words, ABCs and more and grows with your child from age 2 to 8. HOMER Reading has been proven to increase early reading scores by 74% with just 15 minutes a day. And with stories and activities customized to each child’s interests, they’ll learn while having fun. HOMER is an early learning program for ages 2-8 that is personalized to your child’s interests to help them fall in love with reading. Your HOMER membership includes two apps, HOMER Reading, the proven learn-to-read program, and HOMER Stories, a love-to-read library of interactive stories. Download HOMER Reading and help your child fall in love with learning today. After a 30-day free trial, your HOMER subscription costs just $7.99/month, including both HOMER Reading and HOMER Stories apps. You can easily cancel at anytime during your free trial. PRESS AND REVIEWS HOMER has been featured on the TODAY Show and Morning Joe as well as in the New York Times, USA Today, Forbes, and Parents Magazine. HOMER has won the prestigious Teachers’ Choice and Mom’s Choice Awards. “One of the most comprehensive apps for teaching reading.” The New York Times "In just six weeks, with no intervention from teachers, students who used HOMER for 15 minutes per day improved the key skills most highly correlated with future reading success. That’s a big deal.” - Dr. Susan B. Neuman, Former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Education, Professor of Early Childhood & Literacy Education, NYU As quoted in USA Today KEY FEATURES • Proven to increase early reading scores by 74% with just 15 minutes a day • Combines your child’s passions and interests with their age and ability to create a personalized learn-to-read plan • The only program that actually teaches your child to read step-by-step • Thousands of expert-designed lessons on ABCs, sight words, and phonics for readers at every level • A program that grows with your child as they learn • Hundreds of stories your child will love, from classic fairy tales like Little Red Riding Hood to favorites like Thomas the Train • Download 150+ printable worksheets, learning games, and activities • Track your child’s progress with the Parent Dashboard and record your child reading their first book • One membership designed for the whole family with up to 4 customizable profiles SUBSCRIPTION PRICING AND TERMS HOMER offers an auto-renewing subscription for $7.99 per month, billed monthly starting at the end of the 30-day free trial. Your HOMER subscription will automatically renew at the end of each month and your credit card will be charged automatically through your iTunes account. You can turn off auto-renew at any time during your free trial from your iTunes account settings and your account will not be charged. After your auto-renewing monthly subscription begins, you can turn off auto-renew at any time from your iTunes account settings but refunds will not be provided for any unused portion of the term. Your account will be charged for renewal within 24-hours prior to the end of the current period. FOR EDUCATORS HOMER is free to qualified and verified teachers and librarians to support educational instruction with progress tracking for up to 32 individual students. Contact support@homerapp.com for help or suggestions, or visit https://homerlearning.zendesk.com/hc/en-us Privacy Policy: http://learnwithhomer.com/privacy/ Terms of Use: https://learnwithhomer.com/terms/

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App Reviews

  • Free trial still charged me

    2
    By MandyPalhofski
    It chose to do the free trial but $8.47 was taken out of my bank account. Thanks for the “free trial” Otherwise my child does enjoy the app now that i am forced to pay for it for this month, i will see how it does for this month.
  • So many glitches

    1
    By Jenn shao
    I wanted to love this app. Luckily i tried the limited trial version before putting in my credit card info for the 30 day version with recurring payments. There are so many glitches and it is only our 3rd time (2nd day) trying it out. First it forgot where he was along the pathway. Then he kept playing the same thing and would not go to new activity. I restarted the app and it finally remembered where he was on the pathway, but it will NOT let him do the next activity (it was light up and had a play symbol). It was glitching and you can’t press play. It was very frustrating for me as an adult, even more frustrating for a 4 year old. Totally not worth $8/month if it glitches like this. I wasn’t even sure i wanted to pay $8/month for an app in the first place.
  • Doesn't work

    1
    By Me becka
    I've been paying for it. I liked it. Then suddenly it acts as if I'm on a feee trial and bumps me off. Disappointed.
  • It was great

    1
    By krisja23
    Since the last update , it no longer moves from space to space on the pathway. It’s now a complete waste of money, which is too bad since the reading part was good. We will be canceling.
  • Excellent

    5
    By rinan88
    I downloaded this app after reading about it on Understood.org. My son was struggling with phonics in a program at school that is largely auditory based. This app offers a multi-sensory approach to learning phonics and phonetics. My son enjoys it. We have only been using it for a couple of weeks so I cannot comment on outcomes at this point but I have no hesitation recommending this app. Let me also say that we also have ABC Mouse and I would recommend Homer over that program.
  • Won’t stop charging after cancellation

    1
    By Jubeironin
    I liked this app, but we didn’t use it enough to justify paying $8 a month. I removed it through my iPhone Apple ID, but they continued charging our account. I then re-downloaded the app and cancelled through the app - but they continued charging me. I emailed their customer service but got no response - and another charge this month. The app is alright, but I would not recommend giving them account info.
  • Deleting the app is not enough

    1
    By Any_given_name
    Please be cautious when you try to stop subscription. I deleted the app from my phone long time ago, and they still charged my account. Sikply don’t download it in the first place
  • The app is impressive but...

    3
    By fearlessaura
    The app is helpful with letter recognition and writing letters, putting events in order to know what happens first to last. I keep running into the problem when it’s time to level up for my 3 year old pathway the app is stuck she’s unable to move toward to next letter to learn. I uninstalled reinstalled app but the problem persists.
  • It’s bad

    1
    By ITS SO BAD THE APP
    It’s bad
  • Terrible app

    1
    By unsatisfied 817
    Don’t waste your money. This app takes about 15 minutes to open and will not even start. I uninstalled the application the second day. Thought that would unsubscribe myself bc there were no unsubscribe option only to find out that I was charged a few days ago. Trying to get my refund but no reply yet.

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