Millie's Crazy Dinosaur Adventure is a part of the Millie Was Here series of interactive apps. This tale stars a furry dog named Millie who has forgotten to bring a birthday present for her stuffed animal friend, Kitty. She then builds a time machine to go back in time so she could remember to bring the gift only to end up in the prehistoric era. This charming adventure is filled to the brim with curious puzzles, engaging multimedia activities and whimsical story telling that encourages imagination.
What we really love about this app is its clever, child-focused accessibility features. Millie's Crazy Dinosaur Adventure features spoken instructions as well as a visual index. There are also paw print markers that serve as clues, highlighting interactive hotspots to move the story along. The app's thoughtful design ensures that the challenges are never too hard or frustrating for your little one.
This engaging narrative may be enjoyed even by young players who have just begun to learn how to read. Children may just go over Millie's tale themselves or for added assistance, the story may be enjoyed with charming voice-overs. Beginner readers will also benefit from the app's Read-Along feature which highlights each word as it is read by the narrator. This helps tots familiarize themselves with new words and sounds while having fun.
Be it the existence of a sardine swirl birthday cake or the consideration of Ancient Underwear as a last minute birthday gift, there are many things to giggle about in Millie's time-travelling tale. We loved how brilliantly innocent the delivery is, seeming as though it was plucked right out of the mind of a child. The variety of activities is astonishing, with toy-like mechanics that will have your little one finding their way through mazes, playing Meow-sical chairs and even spying on dinosaurs. There are story switches as well, giving players a chance to change things up a bit every time they launch the app.
It doesn't matter whether you have played the first two books or not, Millie's Crazy Dinosaur Adventure is one app your little one will enjoy exploring. This engaging tale will help them practice their vocabulary, entertain them with its fun, quirky puzzles and even get them ready for bed time. It's hard not to fall in love with the world's furriest explorer as players unravel Millie's outrageous journey back in time.
The design sense is nothing but child friendly as the app's original, funny visuals make it a delight to explore every nook and cranny. There are even virtual stickers to collect, with a Sticker Collection Page to fill up for added replayability. Your child will love collecting these Easter eggs as each screen has a hidden sticker.
This clever app is anything but little with so many interactivity features to discover giving children plenty to learn about concerning dinosaurs and arguably matching more prominent apps for older children such as March of the Dinosaurs. Millie's Crazy Dinosaur Adventure- Millie Was Here, Book 3 is rated 4+ in the Apple App Store and is best for kids 6 to 8 years of age.