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Professor Garfield Fact or Opinion See.Touch.Learn Pro See.Touch.Learn. Pro, by Brain Parade, is an indispensable, 21st-century learning tool that is revolutionizing instruction for children around the world. This app has been made with the autistic child in mind and is a must have for anyone dealing with this population. See.Touch.Learn. Pro is a quick, convenient, and an inexpensive way to replace outdated flashcards that cause clutter and waste major management time. This app has gotten many awards and accolades, including TWA’s 12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 – Special Education. A visual learning and assessment tool for the iPad that has transformed flashcards into a picture card learning system for the 21st Century! Over 4,000 stunning, high-quality photosEasy to use and highly effectiveDesigned specifically for those with autism and other special needsLibraries include lessons developed by a BCBAVersions for home use and for teacher and professional use In June Brain Parade unveiled a See.Touch.Learn.

Opposite Ocean (Antonyms) Voice Dream Reader on the App Store Question Builder Social Quest | Smarty Ears Apps for Learning Social Quest is an application developed by Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Rosie Simms to improve pragmatic language comprehension and expression in a variety of social situations for older elementary, middle school About Social Quest: Navigating through the vast and complex world of social norms and expectations can feel stressful, and overwhelming; Social Quest is an app that is designed to help students who struggle with social situations reflect, predict, and practice good social etiquette and problem solving skills within everyday life so that they feel better prepared and less stressed as they encounter social situations in real life. Social Quest is an application developed by Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP) Rosie Simms to improve pragmatic language comprehension and expression in a variety of social situations for older elementary, middle school, and high school-aged populations. Social Quest can be used to: 850 Questions 16 Target Areas within the home, community, and school

Same Sound Spell Bound (Homophones) My First AAC by Injini Review | Educational App Store My First AAC is an affordable augmentative and alternative communication application for the iPad that is specifically designed for toddlers and preschoolers with delayed speech or severe speech disorders. Intuitive and child-friendly, My First AAC helps young children to communicate with family, caregivers, teachers and other people they meet in everyday life. Developed in collaboration with speech and language pathologists, My First AAC offers icons organized by categories that reflect children’s natural speech development. Scroll through theme-based category icons, such as greetings, food, or feelings, and access sets of over 250 related words and phrases to express frequently used ideas. Each word or phrase is represented by a colorful icon and, when tapped, triggers the corresponding audio. You can also create customized icons using your own images. My First AAC Features Find out more about My First AAC and Project Injini at our website:

Speech with Milo: Sequencing Sound Literacy on the App Store SimpleMind for iPhone (mind mapping) Story Starters Gripping Story starters are essential. They grab the reader’s attention. Make them want to read more and keep them reading. Some of us are born with a unique talent and have a natural flair when it comes to connecting words, some of us don’t. Find below a selection of story starters from a variety of different sources. From A Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens) It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair, we had everything before us, we had nothing before us, we were all going direct to Heaven, we were all going direct the other way-in short, the period was so far like the present period, that some of its noisiest authorities insisted on its being received, for good or for evil, in the superlative degree of comparison only. Recommended Links

Students have the opportunity to use mind mapping and brainstorming stories.
 Students can keep journals, notes and lists of their readings.
 Stories can be put in diagrams and charts for visual learners. by gamsdf1977 Oct 22