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GCompris

GCompris is a high quality educational software suite comprising of numerous activities for children aged 2 to 10.

Some of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational.

Below you can find a list of categories with some of the activities available in that category.

  • computer discovery: keyboard, mouse, different mouse gestures, ...
  • arithmetic: table memory, enumeration, double entry table, mirror image, ...
  • science: the canal lock, the water cycle, the submarine, electric simulation ...
  • geography: place the country on the map
  • games: chess, memory, connect 4, oware, sudoku ...
  • reading: reading practice
  • other: learn to tell time, puzzle of famous paintings, vector drawing, cartoon making, ...

Currently GCompris offers in excess of 100 activities and more are being developed. GCompris is free software, that means that you can adapt it to your own needs, improve it and, most importantly, share it with children everywhere.


Latest news

Release GCompris Gtk+ 15.02
2015-02-19 

Bug fixes and improvements:

  • missing_letter, data fix for bolsa and pastel in Spanish by Edy Paz
  • lang, fix a bug in case of excactly 12 triplets in the dataset by Jan Boon
  • trying to avoid a crash case in the menu by Bruno Coudoin
  • gletters, add Norwegian Bokmål dataset based on the Nynorsk one by Bruno Coudoin
  • Fix a typo in submarine.c by Gabor Kelemen

Translations update:

  • Updated Russian translation by Stas Solovey
  • Updated Spanish translation by Daniel Mustieles
  • Updated Serbian translation by Мирослав Николић
  • Updated Brazilian Portuguese translation by Rafael Ferreira
  • Updated Hungarian translation by Balázs Úr
  • Updated Czech translation by Marek Černocký
  • Updated Hungarian translation by Balázs Úr
Release GCompris Qt 0.28
2015-02-13 

Bug fixes and improvements:

  • A new activity in the reading section to learn words. Currently supports German, English, Spanish, French, Gaelic and Brazilian Portuguese
  • Menu, add a message when we have no favorite
  • Menu, better icon for locked activities
  • Falling letters, adaptative falling speed on success / failure
  • Color mixing, fixed broken image on some system. Fixed text position.
  • Fix a crash in restricted profile.
  • Disabled particle effects as it crashes on several Android devices
  • Our VirtualKeyboard has a larger key height
  • On many activities, normalized difficulty levels. Now level 1 does not require reading skills.
  • DialogConfig, allow to set a base font-size
  • DialogConfig, better layout in portrait mode
  • Android: stop all audio playback when application leaves active state
  • Ask for downloading voices at the first start
  • No more show the blocked activities if in demo mode (An option can enable it)
  • Update of Andika and OpenDyslexic fonts

Translations update:

Ukrainian (Yuri Chornoivan), Swedish (Stefan Asserhäll), Portuguese (José Nuno Coelho Pires), Polish (Łukasz Wojniłowicz), French (Ludovic Grossard), Dutch (Freek de Kruijf), Chinese Simplified (Weng Xuetian), Brazilian Portuguese (Luiz Fernando Ranghetti).

New translations:

Norwegian Nynorsk (Karl Ove Hufthammer), Italian (Vincenzo Reale), Catalan (Antoni Bella Pérez), British English.

Developpers:

Bruno Coudoin, Burkhard Lück, Holger Kaelberer, Johnny Jazeix, Karl Ove Hufthammer, Luigi Toscano, Paolo Gibellini.

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