Xander Spelling for Beginners is an educational app for young children to practice prescribed spelling lists and sight words for Grade 1 and 2 as used by the annual national spelling competition organized by the University of Stellenbosch. The competition is based on the format used in America for the Spelling Bee competition. This app uses curriculum based phonetic sounds for spelling and is interactive, fun and user-friendly.
Spelling has never been this addictive.
Xander, the lovable narrator, guides your child through a range of learn-through-play spelling activities to support accelerated learning. Valuable skills are gained in the process to prepare young children for school assessments and spelling competitions.
Prescribed grade appropriate spelling lists and sight words
Phonetic sounds for Grade 1 and 2
Study sight words in the font used by schools
Listen and practice pronunciation
Spelling games, flashcards, phonetic sounds
Improve fine motor skills and literacy
Develop confidence to cope with school assessments and spelling tests
Xander Apps is a truly African initiative, developed by a local South-African Chartered Account and mother of three to incorporate widely accepted psychological findings on the importance of education in a child’s mother tongue.
Your children can now engage with high-quality educational apps in the comfort of their home language, resulting in enhanced knowledge absorption and technical skills proficiency that can match global peers.