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Down at the Farm

We had had some wonderful weather recently here in Durham, UK, so what better time than to visit a local farm and capture the outing with Special Stories.

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Learning the Signs for Garden Wildlife

Learning new skills and developing existing ones is a continuous process and it takes time. With help from Special iApps, your child can gain from the educational impact our apps have while still having fun.

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Life cycle of a butterfly!

Content can easily be shared between Special Stories and Special Words in no time at all. We particularly enjoy being able to use the stories we created with the different activities Special Words offers. It's great for homework tasks!

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We're Off to See the Butterflies!

We recently went on a little trip to Houghall Plant Centre, where amongst all the shrubs and flowers sits a small butterfly house. On a cold day, the warmth of the conservatory makes for a very inviting environment!

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Dan Gilchrist joins Our Team

We are very pleased to welcome Dan Gilchrist to the team at Special iApps, as Sales and Marketing Manager.

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What's in the Shopping Bag?

A great way to use Special Stories is to create a small shopping list specially for the children. You can take a photograph of each item that you need them to collect on the adventure.

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The weekly food shopping can be something of a chore! But with our Special Stories app this mundane jobs can be transformed into a fun and educational outing.

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Father's Day

We wanted to wish all the Dads, Step-Dads and father figures out there a very happy Fathers Day. This is a day to appreciate you and all that you do to help guide your children through life.

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Update for Special Numbers

An update to Special Numbers for iPad and iPhone is now available on the App Store. As always, it's free to upgrade from previous versions.

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Beverley Dean MBE

We are delighted to tell you that Bev has been appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the Queen's Birthday Honours List 2018! She has been awarded the MBE for her services to exports in educational technology for people with learning disabilities.

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