Adventures of the Tortoise is a growing collection of African folktales about the Tortoise. It runs as an interactive story app narrated in a soothing voice that kids would love. It is a colorful portrayal and representation of the character Tortoise in various African Cultures from where the stories are drawn.
Some of these stories give background to Tortoise's features; his cracked shell, his nasal voice and more. Tortoise is a witty, mischievous and in most cases funny character, and in this app, he decides to explore Africa vis-a-vis various stories that will be regularly updated hence, a collection.
While the kids are being entertained and amused by the stories in the app, they also get to:
- learn valuable moral lessons that can guide them through life,
- explore interesting features of various African cultures such as folksongs, names, mode of dressing, beautiful sceneries and more.
- play games to help the Tortoise with various activities.
Adventures of the Tortoise includes the following features:
- Games and Activities
- Multiple Reading Modes: Read to me, Read myself, Auto play
- Optional page menu which includes:
- Page selector
- Pause/play narrative
- Show/hide text narrative
- Play/Mute Background Music
- Play/Mute Voice Narrative
- Text highlights