Organization and Academic Applications using the iPad Jamie Callahan June 20, 2012 Agenda Application Review ◦ Organization/Independence ◦ Academic Pinterest ◦ Favorite Pinners ◦ Favorite Blogs Questions Hands-On Play! Independence/Organization Time’s Up $0.99 Time’s Up allows the user to set multiple timers at once to go off at different intervals, continues to run even when you leave the app * Great for teaching independent work skills and off-task behavior Independence/Organization Visules $4.99 Visual and text schedule that allows the user to place checkmarks when task is completed Independence/Organization SharingTimer $7.99 SharingTimer makes the rules of play easy for kids to understand, so they spend less time fighting, and more time playing! Independence/Organization Alarm Clock Pro $0.99 Able to set reminders & alarm will ring regardless of various programs running Independence/Organization Sound Recorder on Windows to iTunes Record soothing background music, add voice instructions at specific time intervals 1. Record music/voice instructions onto sound recorder 2. Save recordings onto desktop of computer 3. Drag recording into iTunes 4. Upload onto iPad or iPod Great way to promote on-task time and independence! Independence/Organization To Do $4.99 List what needs to be done, great for task analysis and multi-step directions. Students can place a check mark on each task when completed Independence/Organization QuickVoice FREE Record directions, reminders, etc….. Independence/Organization TxTools FREE 1. IEP Scheduler: counts out days to help calculate the exact date of upcoming IEPs, evaluations or specific day timelines for initial evaluations. 2. Tally This: keeps an ongoing tally during therapy activities, eliminating the need to manually count with paper and pencil. 3. Percent Right: efficiently calculates percentage correct during trials. 4. Age Finder: quickly determines client/student’s chronological age today or in the future for use in clinical evaluations and assessments. Academic Apps iSEQUENCES $2.99 Designed to allow your child to have fun whilst practicing: - Autonomous habits (Brushing teeth) - Fun activities - Daily situations - Emotions iSEQUENCES is especially appropriate for children with autism or children with other special educational needs. Academic Apps Felt Board $2.99 Create characters by selecting skin color, hair and facial features. Choose from a wide variety of costumes, settings and props for hours of magical make believe play. -Allows independent exploration -A wide variety of characters and settings to encourage creativity and imaginative play -Fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination skills -Shapes, Numbers and Letters -Includes settings for popular nursery and preschool songs Academic Apps Kidioms The Kidioms app makes learning idioms fun for children, ELL students, or anyone wishing to improve their understanding of English. $1.99 1. Three settings: Word Drop Challenges 2. Missing Words 3. Match-It Up Academic Apps Custom BoardsPremium $39.99 Finalist of the About.com "Best App for Special Needs of 2012". Custom Boards Premium is an evidence based app designed to serve as a board and activity creator for speech therapists, teachers, special education and parents of children who need symbols to communicate and learn. Academic Apps You’re the Storyteller: The Surprise Pro HD $5.99 You’re the storyteller! In this beautifully animated, wordless story, the child watches each scene and can then record and/or write their very own narration! It holds up to 30 users' narrations and writing. For a single user, please check out our Home Version. Academic Apps i Learn With Boing: Ice Land Adventures FREE Fun adventures await in Ice Land where Boing and adorable bears, seals and penguins are ready to teach essential literacy skills such as letters, phonics and spelling! Academic Apps Making Sequences $4.99 Teach story sequencing or help children master steps for completing a task. Making Sequences includes 15 photo sequences for teaching story order. Use these or upload your own images, add voice recordings.Teach personalized daily living skills or have fun teaching kids to sequence stories starring themselves. Also great for making short social stories. Academic Apps Irregular Verbs FREE Features: • 155 irregular verbs, with a sentence for each word • Three different skill levels • Audio pronunciation for every word • Every word is clickable and pronounces the word • A picture for each sentence • Images and audio can be turned on or off • A play button to re-read the sentence Academic Apps Sentence Maker $0.99 Sentence Maker is an exciting interactive game that helps your child rapidly learn to make and complete their own sentences all with just the touch of their finger. Pinterest 1. www.pinterest.com 2. Sign up for an account 3. Will most likely take one week to receive an invitation 4. Start pinning: My favorite Pinners: PediaStaff Lauren Enders Favorite Blogs: http://speechtimefun.blogspot.com/ http://livespeaklove.com/ ? Questions ? Let’s Play!
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