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‎Lively Letters - Phonics on the App Store

Filled with valuable program content, it was originally designed to sell for $59.99. Due to the overwhelming response, the authors have kept it at its low introductory price. As powerful as it is fun, this uniquely engaging teaching tool is changing lives one letter at a time! Phonemic Awareness App. Q.

Phonemic Awareness App

When I select plain letters, why are all the icons there except the “book” icon for hearing the letter sound stories in English or Spanish? A. Although all of the other feature icons are accessible with plain letters, the letter sound story icons are only present when the Lively Letters type of letters are selected, as the stories reference specific details in the pictures. Q. How do I stop the letter sound story if I don’t want to hear the whole thing? Q. Q. ConversationBuilder Review for Teachers. Calm - Meditate, Sleep, Relax - Apps on Google Play. Calm is a leading app for meditation and sleep.

Calm - Meditate, Sleep, Relax - Apps on Google Play

Join the millions experiencing lower stress, less anxiety, and more restful sleep with our guided meditations, Sleep Stories, breathing programs, masterclasses, and relaxing music. Recommended by top psychologists, therapists, and mental health experts. Calm is the perfect mindfulness app for beginners, but also includes hundreds of programs for intermediate and advanced users. Guided meditation sessions are available in lengths of 3, 5, 10, 15, 20 or 25 minutes so you can choose the perfect length to fit with your schedule. Topics include: ‎ABC MAGIC PHONICS-Learning Sounds and Letters on the App Store.

This app will help your child learn the sounds of the letters of the alphabet, which are necessary for reading.

‎ABC MAGIC PHONICS-Learning Sounds and Letters on the App Store

Learning the sounds of the letters gives your child the tools for reading and helps them become better readers. A matching phonetic photo image is matched with each letter to help your child learn the sound of each letter. This app has many customizable features, including the ability to select which specific letters you would like you child learn. LOWERCASEDon’t waste your child’s time teaching them capital letters, which represent only 5% of the words in printed text. 95% of the printed word in books and periodicals is in lowercase letters.

Give your child the smart start of learning lowercase letters first. LETTER SOUNDSThe sounds of the letters are what give children the tools for reading.Just like counting skills are the foundations of addition, knowing the sounds of the letters are the foundations of reading. ‎Touch and Learn - Emotions on the App Store. "Omg... these pictures are amazing.

‎Touch and Learn - Emotions on the App Store

What a fun way to learn about emotions and so easy to customize too! " Endorsed by tens of thousands of satisfied parents, teachers, and kids the world over. Touch and Learn is a powerful new gaming platform that allows you to introduce new concepts in a fun and exciting new way. This app focused on helping kids read body language and understand emotions by looking at gorgeous pictures and figuringout which person is expressing a given emotion.

‎First Then Visual Schedule on the App Store. First-Then visual schedule application is designed for caregivers to provide positive behavior support.

‎First Then Visual Schedule on the App Store

For individuals with communication needs, developmental delays, Autism or those who benefit from a structured environment; visual schedules serve to increase independence and lower anxiety during transitions through different activities. This app was designed for use for the iPhone and iPod. If you are looking for a version that works on these devices as well as the iPad, please check out: FTVS HD: First Then Visual Schedule HD Fully Customizable! *Use your own photos or add photos from the built in Internet image search feature. Visual schedules provide positive behavior support through the use of images that show daily events(i.e. morning routine or therapy schedule) or steps needed to complete a specific activity, (i.e. using the restroom).

*FULL SCREEN*- In this format a larger image appears on the screen. > Home. Special Need & Education Resources for Grades K-12. Inform yourself about curriculum strategies and classroom management for students with different learning needs and abilities. We have resources on everything you need to know about teaching special needs students effectively. Autism Spectrum Disorder Basics. Children with autism spectrum disorder are characterized by a combination of two unusual kinds of behaviors: deficits in communication and social skills, and restricted or repetitive behaviors.

Autism Spectrum Disorder Basics

These symptoms may vary greatly in severity. Social communication and social interaction: Signs of social deficits you might notice in a developing child include aversion to displays of affection like cuddling and hugging and a preference for solitary play. In younger kids, say under 3, failure to respond to their own name is a red flag, as is disinterest in giving, sharing, or showing objects of interest. Home - Autism Society. Bloom & Grow, Inc. - Growth is in the Journey!™ The Autism Program of Illinois - TAP. Below you will find helpful websites you can visit for additional resources American Academy of Pediatrics, Illinois Healthcare Transition Project: Offers transition resources for parents and physicians in English and Spanish with an emphasis on health resources.

The Autism Program of Illinois - TAP

Autism after 16: Autism After 16 is dedicated to providing information and analysis of adult autism issues, with the emphasis on analysis. The website includes news, columns written by adults with ASD and their families, profiles on adults with ASD and much more. Resources and Services for Adults with Autism.