Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures: Ahoy, Pirates! by Sesame Street (Universal)
Released: Dec 18, 2010
Version: 1.1
Size: 43 MB
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Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures: Ahoy, Pirates!

Sesame Street
This is an audio storybook app, which will help teach your child early reading and imagination skills as you enjoy storytime together.

[Iceberg Kids Edition] Buckle up and fly away with Bert and Ernie’s Great Adventures! This remarkable clay animated Sesame Street series has been specially adapted as e-books for your iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.

Read along as Bert and Ernie imagine their way to faraway lands and find their way home again to 123 Sesame Street.


Ahoy! Best mateys Bert and Ernie arrr adventuring pirates, searching for Uncle Arrrnold’s buried treasure. Will they outwit a meddling monkey, decode a secret map, and uncover the buried treasure before the storm strikes? Come along and find out!

Narrated by Gordon, from Sesame Street.

• Record Your Own Audio: Record your own voice reading the book and create a digital legacy for a child or grandchild. Easy interface makes the recording process a snap -- perfect for kids and grownups. Have each family member record their own.
• Full Narration: Listen to Gordon from Sesame Street read the story aloud. Tap the text box to hear any page again.
• Word highlighting: Each word highlights as Gordon reads it.
• Page Flow: Move along each illustration in tandem with the story -- see a big story transformed for a small screen.
• Visual Table of Contents: Jump easily to your favorite parts of the story, or resume reading where you left off.
• Auto Play: Choose to watch the story unfold on auto-play, or choose to turn pages yourself with a simple swipe.
• Coloring: Choose a Sesame Street picture to color. With the interactive tools palette you can change the color or size of brush. Tap to hide the palette.
• Store: Find other Sesame Street apps through the in-app store page. Feature can be easily disabled in Settings.

• Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization that revolutionized children’s media with the landmark Sesame Street. Learn more at

• ScrollMotion, creator of the Iceberg Reader and Iceberg Kids, is a content technology company based in downtown New York City. For more information, visit

• Iceberg Kids revolutionizes the children’s book experience, bringing the magic and wonder of reading to an exciting new digital space. The perfect answer to bedtime, long car rides, or learning to read. Iceberg Kids is a product of ScrollMotion, a content technology company that is reshaping how people experience digital information and entertainment. For more information, visit

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What's new in version 1.1
Now compatible with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad!

We heard that some users have been experiencing slower than expected page
load speeds and we've addressed those in this update. We're committed to
making the story of Bert and Ernie's baking extravaganza a real adventure for
your young readers to enjoy as Gordon from Sesame Street narrates in his
signature baritone.

**Tips for optimal performance**

This is a multimedia app with large images and lots of audio features. To maximize memory performance, we recommend you:
* Restart your device
* Close out apps running the background (Press the Home button twice to bring up the multitasking tray, hold down any app until you see red minus signs, then tap the minus sign to close each app.)
Our verdict: Meh!
  • = Bert and Ernie's Great Adventures: Ahoy, Pirates! has average ratings (3-star).
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