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Elmo Calls


Elmo Calls
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Description

Pick up the phone, Elmo’s calling! Receive video calls, audio calls, and voicemail from Sesame Street’s own furry, red monster. Or, give him a call yourself! With Elmo Calls you can laugh, play, and sing with Elmo!

Features
* Receive audio and video calls from Elmo, or dial Elmo yourself.
* Receive voicemail from Elmo regularly and listen to the messages any time.
* See live video of yourself in the corner of the screen while you’re chatting with Elmo.
* Grown-ups can activate calls or schedule calls for a variety of situations, such as going to the doctor, bath time and learning to potty.
* Now optimized for the iPad, iPhone 5 and Gen 5 iPod touch! ***

Curriculum
"Elmo Calls" encourages children to engage in imaginative play, practice listening skills and sing songs with Elmo! This app also fosters self-confidence by encouraging children to celebrate important life moments, such as visiting the doctor, going to the potty and learning the alphabet!

The Sunny Day Sampler Call pack comes with your purchase of Elmo Calls. This pack includes 9 fun-filled calls for you and your child to enjoy right away! For even more calls, download "Special Visits" and "Holidays" for FREE, plus you can buy additional Call Packs easily right within the app:

* ABCs: Saying your ABCs is fun! It’s even more fun with Elmo!
* Special Visits: Elmo wants to talk about your special plans for today. (FREE)
* Holidays: Holidays are fun to celebrate and Elmo wants to celebrate with you! (FREE)
* You Can Do It!: No matter what you're learning, whether its your ABCs or using the potty, Elmo wants to cheer you on.
* Sing with Elmo!: Elmo sings for you! You can sing along or just listen.
* Happy Habits:Healthy habits are more fun when you do them with Elmo.
* Laugh with Elmo: Elmo just wants to say hi!
* Playdate with Elmo: Play and pretend with Elmo!

NOTE:
* Supports iPad, iPhone 3GS+ and iPod gen 3+ running iOS5+
* The Mute switch needs to be in the OFF position for sound to play and you need to allow Push Notifications to receive scheduled calls from Elmo!

About Us
* Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization that revolutionized children’s media with the landmark Sesame Street. Learn more at www.sesameworkshop.org.

* IDEO is a human-centered design and innovation firm ranked independently among the ten most innovative companies in the world. Learn how our team of child-development experts, veteran toy designers and interaction designers approach the creation of award-winning kid apps at www.ideotoylab.com.

What's New in Version 2.2

Minor bug fix to address call hangups.

We value your input and feedback. Please share your thoughts by emailing us at toylabapps@ideo.com.

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