Speak Eazy Apps LLC

Speak Eazy Apps LLC USA

Feed Maxi! The monkey that signs!



Feed Maxi! for iPad and iPad mini

Feed Maxi is a fun and interactive speech-language app featuring sign language & 3D animations!

Created by a speech-language pathologist, children increase expressive, receptive & pragmatic language skills while feeding Maxi, an adorable, hungry monkey,during a highly motivating & interactive game! During play with Feed Maxi, children learn language skills without ever knowing it!


A look inside:

Food Items
Customize for multiple children
Select specific food items and categories for each child
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Statistics
Measure improvements
Optional data collection with e-mail capability to send results for each child
Settings
Customize for multiple children
Settings for optional data collection with e-mail capability to send results, voice prompts, text, sound effects &, level of play: easy, moderate or difficult
Gameplay
Language & Communication Skills
Functional / pragmatic language skills including requesting, recurrence, rejection, choice making, & commenting.

Reviews

ACT reviews Feed Maxi!

'Maxi the Monkey is super cute when he requests the food items. Students familiar with some simple ASL (more, want and please) will love the sign language that goes along with the audio request!'
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I Heart This App reviews Feed Maxi!

'Feed Maxi is an interactive learning app that brings to mind the classic “Bring Me” game mechanic. This app is developed by professionals in the child development field so learning while having fun is a guaranteed experience'
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Smart Speech Therapy reviews Feed Maxi!

'Feed Maxi is a fun and functional app which via a seemingly simple yet engaging set-up (monkey feeding) fosters a number of important skills in emergent communicators'
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Appy Ladies review Feed Maxi!

'Feed Maxi is my new “go to” app for my non-verbal to minimally verbal speech therapy students! I love the sign-language reinforcement! The app has a reduced pace, which I love! There is ample time between each food request for discussion or reinforcement
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Best Apps For Kids review & video of Feed Maxi

Feed Maxi is a perfect speech app to have on hand for both Parents and Teachers. Maxi is an adorable monkey, sure to entice any kid. The ease of navigation, combined with monkey antics keeps them coming back for more. The app is fantastic for enhancing sp
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Teachers With Apps reviews Feed Maxi!

Feed Maxi is an excellent app for using with students who are working on their expressive and receptive language skills. The simple ASL gestures are a hit with the kids. Over 80 different foods are depicted using beautiful realistic photos.
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The Baby Spot reviews Feed Maxi!

'I worked with special needs children & I really recommend this app for children that are learning to classify their food groups. It’s difficult to find the perfect app that is suitable and also engages learning in children. This app has it all.'
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Autism Daily Newscast reviews Feed Maxi!

'The app is extremely interactive, I particularly like the way that Maxi asks for a high five and that you have to physically give him a high five. We do this action with Tom when he has achieved something and is a way for us to congratulate him so the ac
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Twin Sisters Speech & Language Therapy reviews Feed Maxi!

'Bang-there it was-THE HUGE SMILE! I had showed him the Feed Maxi app the week prior and he remembered it. The level of communication and the strategies he utilized to begin this wonderful exchange was beyond this SLP's hearts wonder. Thank you so much S
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Features

Maxi requests, comments & uses simple sign language to enhance the following communication skills:

  1. 1) Expressive & Receptive vocabulary
  2. 2) Functional/pragmatic language skills including requesting, recurrence, rejection, choice making, & commenting
  3. 3) Picture identification
  4. 4) Following directions
  5. 5) Problem solving
  6. 6) Cause/effect
  7. 7) Attention span
  8. 8) Pretend play skills
  9. 9) Categorization skills
  10. 10) Emergent literacy skills

Settings

Utilizing realistic full-color pictures, “Feed Maxi” provides over 80 different food items in five categories: Fruits, Vegetables, Protein/Dairy, Grains/Misc., and Snacks.

Features include settings for data collection for up to 5 children with e-mail capability to send results, the ability to turn voice prompts, text, sound effects & statistics on or off, the ability to select specific food items as well as food categories and the ability to select the desired level of play: easy, moderate or difficult. All settings are adjusted from the options menu, which can only be accessed after gaining entry past the parent gate.

Highlights

Our goal is to provide resources that will help children reach their maximum potential.

*Vocabulary is presented in an intrinsically motivating, context rich environment that encourages active learning and enhances a child’s ability to learn new words.

*Multiple sets of high quality graphics to support iPad, iPad Retina, & iPad mini.

*Fully customizable and featuring statistics for up to five children.

*During game play, there are no links to the options page or any outside source. There are no pop-ups, ads or in-app purchases.