The 4 Wheel Color Drop Liquid Fun is designed for children with learning and cognitive disabilities. The green and red liquid passed from one wheel to the other stimulates the users' sensors and imagination.
A Math app: Multiplication Simplified - HD is intended for children with learning disabilities or Dyscalculia. Designed to simplify mathematical lessons and to progress according to the student pace; also, it has an interactive game meant to develop the user capabilities to solve arithmetical problems mentally.
--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: To help children with fine motor and grasping difficulties turn the pages of a book. Materials Needed: Book, several empty daily lens cases, adhesive (glue or tape).
1. Determine how many contact lens cases will be need for the selected book.
2. Attach one contact lens case to a page using either glue or tape. If using glue, allow the first to dry on the page before attaching the next contact lens case.
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AllWrite is talking word processor program designed for use by visually impaired children or individuals with dyslexia. It provides complete speech support and large print editing. It can be used a first typing program for children who are visually impaired. In addition, it can be used as an alternative to a screen reader.
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with alphabet and shape recognition and fine motor development. Simple four- to ten-piece cardboard puzzles with puzzle boards were adapted by fastening self-adhesive Velcro on the puzzle pieces. Lowercase alphabet letters are placed on the puzzle pieces and corresponding uppercase letters are placed on the puzzle board. When the student matches the letters and places the
Animal Soundtracks is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological, auditory processing, and developmental disabilities. This lotto game includes clear pictures of animals on four multi-pictured cards, place markers, and a well-paced cassette tape of corresponding sounds.
ASL Tales and Games for Kids 1: Woof Woof Way is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is the first in a CD-ROM series with stories that happen in the neighborhood of Paws, the signing dog. Each piece of software in the series contains three stories and 10 games. In addition to Paws, there is a central group of characters (neighborhood children), most of whom are deaf, hard of hearing, or multiply disabled, and represe
Base Ten Blocks - Small Group Set is an educational aid designed for children with autism to teach basic arithmetic. Essential visual representations helps to build a strong understanding of addition and subtraction. The set provides a strong visual model that will help students understand the concepts of place value. It features uniform cubes of the same size and color, and is made of foam making it a quieter option for busy classrooms. The set includes 100 “ones” cubes, 10 “tens” rods, 10 “hun
Base Ten Value Frame is an educational aid designed for children with autism and other learning disabilities to teach them the concepts of place value with the handy Base Ten Value Frame. This simple frame allows you to use 1 centimeter cubes to help kids visually learn base ten. Use it for one on one instruction, small groups, or help with homework.
Base Trainer, model BT-4, is a direct selection communicator and perceptual training activity designed for use by children with communication or speech disabilities. This augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device has four pockets holding switch plates in an in-line layout. Four audio messages can be recorded (up to 8 seconds per message) and played back by pressing one of the plates. To help users with object discrimination, picture cards and/or objects can be placed on an elevated
Basic Signing Flash Cards are boxed sets of 100 color cards designed to teach basic signs to children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Three sets are available, each depicting the sign for a specific word. The Beginning Signing Primer set includes signs and vocabulary for colors, days, months, time, weather and family members. Both Set A and Set B of the Basic Signing Vocabulary decks include simple vocabulary words with their associated signs. DIMENSIONS: Cards are 4 x 6 inches.
Brain Quest Braille/Large Type Edition is a braille and large print educational game designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. Four braille/large print editions of this quiz game are available, with 1,000 questions in the areas of Science (model 6-17000-00), American History (model 6-17001-00), English (model 6-17002-00), and Geography (model 6-17003-00). Each model includes a deck of cards with questions and answers, and a score card set consisting of two reusable, brightly
The Brainchild is a handheld, electronic educational aid designed to offer the core benefits of computer instruction and evaluation. Its educational software on interchangeable cartridges includes assessment programs for grades 1 through 6, the Core Knowledge Sequence grade level curriculum and the Kaplan S.A.T. preparation. Dozens of other programs are being developed for basic skills, vocational education, G.E.D., English as a Second Language/bilingual, and special needs. The unit operates in
Choiceworks is a personal skills tutorial program designed for use by children with communication, cognitive, or emotional disabilities disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder or Attention Deficit Disorder. This system is designed to help children complete daily routines and understand and control their feelings and waiting skills. The companion books (included) help teach children about their daily schedule, dealing with transitions and managing their feelings, making choices and demonstrating
The Classroom Calendar Kit is a tactile and braille calendar designed for teaching time concepts to children who are blind or have low vision. This large wall calendar includes a raised-line grid and removable plastic labels for the year, names of the months, days of the week, and numerals one through thirty-one, as well as holiday and weather symbols. The high-contrast labels are also marked in braille. In addition to the time concepts of year, month, week, and date, the calendar can be used to
The Classroom Communication Kit, model 9022K, is a communication kit designed for use by teachers, speech therapists, and assistive technology experts within a classroom setting. This individual specialized kit offers materials for most classroom needs in the areas of social interaction, communication, and independence among students. The kit includes a Universal Icon Maker, Lighted Vibrating Mirror, Put-em-Arounds (set of 5), Put-em-Arounds 4 Messages, Big Talk Triple Pay-Red, Talk 4 with Leve
Claudia's Kids are sexuality education aids designed to assist children with cognitive disabilities in understanding their bodies. These soft dolls feature friendly, inviting faces; anatomically correct fingers, toes, and ears; and flaps on the stomach and back that open to reveal dimensional, realistic-looking organs and skeletal structures. Each doll also includes removable clothing, an organ finder backpack that stores a complete set of templates to allow children to explore the structures in
Clever Twist is a motor planning skill activity designed for use with children with upper extremity disabilities. Available in Math or Spelling models (each sold separately), this educational game has the user rotate any combination of the unit's seven sections to line up the solutions to math problems, learn number formation, or work on counting skills or to spell more than 300 words correctly. Manipulating the game unit aids in the development of bilateral coordination and motor skill planning
Coin Math is an application designed for children of 4-8 years old with cognitive disabilities or Dyscalculia. It is a game to engage children with math while simultaneously teach them how to count money and calculate currency.
The Colors & Shapes Game is an educational game designed for use with children with cognitive or perceptual disabilities. Children learn colors and shapes as they spin to collect tiles used to complete their individual gameboards. A mystery scene is revealed for each player, piece-by-piece, as they turn over and collectcolor and shape game tiles.
The Color Shape & Lace is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. The set includes a variety of lacing activities in a variety of shapes and formats. The activities also aid in development of fine motor, matching, and color identification skills. The pieces are machine washable and dryer safe and a zippered vinyl storage bag is included.
Colored Geo Form, model G2004, is an educational aid and math skills game for children with physical and learning disabilities. The game consists of a peg board and geometrically shaped wooden pieces grouped in size progression. Children must place the brightly colored pegs in the correctly shaped holes, thereby strengthening fine motor control and visual recognition skills. DIMENSIONS: The pegboard base measures 9.75 x 9.75 inches. The puzzle is (HxWxL) 3.75 x 10.25 x 9 inches. WEIGHT: 3.5 poun
Cuisenaire Rods are designed for children with down syndrome to help them transition from concrete to abstract representation of math concepts. Each color represents a different rod length that can be assigned a different numeric value or unit of measure. Great for improving Common Core State Standards (CCSS) skills such as fractions, measurement, and more.
The Dice with Holes & Cones are eye hand coordination activities designed for use with children with physical and neurological disabilities. Each die surface features cones or holes that can be pushed in or pulled out. Each die also has sound. The two larger dice have handles for holding and carrying. The small and medium dice include a zippered vinyl storage bags. SIZES: Small and medium. DIMENSIONS: The small die is 4 x 4 inches and the medium is 8 x 8 inches. COLOR: Multi-colored.
Dominoes are designed for use by children who have difficulty grasping or seeing standard small dominoes. These soft, foam-filled dominoes are non-toxic, machine washable, and dryer safe. The set includes 28 pieces and a zippered vinyl storage bag. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10.5 x 6 inches.
Dress Up Moody Bear is a wood puzzle with large pieces designed for use with children with cognitive and neurological disabilities who are learning to express and recognize facial expressions. This puzzle comes in a wooden storage box and features a lid with a recessed form for the bear to be assembled on. The puzzle offers six mix-and-match outfits and six bear faces, each with a different facial expression.
Dyscalculator is an App intended to use by people with cognitive and learning disabilities-specifically Dyscalculia. The numbers on the Dyscalculator a presented in three different ways for better understanding: number symbol (76), worded numbers (seventy-six), and graphical (numbers can be illustrated as bars). It also swaps the digits to help the user find the correct number and arithmetic operation.
The Early Math Intervention Kit is a flexible math manipulative set that supports elementary learning for children with autism. This set can be used to teach counting, addition, subtraction, understanding numeric value, and more. Helpful counters, counting cards, number lines, grids, and tiles will provide students with a variety of hands-on math experiences. Ideal for center time or small group instruction for up to four students. It features three manipulative sets with 225 each of Pig, Pengui
The Educational Ball is a foam ball designed for use by children with cognitive or physical disabilities. The dense foam ball is covered in a variety of materials and features four holes that children can put their hands in to identify a hidden object by feel; two children can also reach through to meet hands in the middle. One surface has a mirror attached to it. DIMENSIONS: 16 inches in diameter.
Emotion cards are photo cards designed for use by children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This set of 48 cards includes a teacher's guide and is designed to promote discussion and understanding of emotions, as well as to assist in the interpretation of facial expressions. DIMENSIONS: 8 x 5.75 inches.
The Entire World of R Say and Sequence Playing Card System is an educational game designed for use by children age four and up through adults with communication or speech disabilities. This system is a multi-use articulation remediation tool for the /r/ phoneme. This set contains six cards decks of 27 paired cards for each different vocalic /r/—AR, AIR, EAR, ER, IRE, and OR. Each card deck is uniformly organized with nine (9) words each for initial, medial and final word positions. Three of the
Eye Track is a perceptual training program designed for use by individuals with visual perception disabilities, dyslexia, dyspraxia, or attention deficit disorders. Each activity has five levels of difficulty, which are set via teacher controls. Motivational reward sequences encourage the user to persevere with the increasingly complex activities. Printable records show details of activities completed. The four main activities cover all areas of visual perception. COMPATIBILITY: For use with IBM
FunTime Timer is designed for children with learning and cognitive disabilities. The app supports self-regulation and has three visual representations of time. There is a snail making its way across the screen at the bottom, a tree that loses its leaves, and a circle with numbers counting down the time going from red to white. Time can be selected from 10 seconds to 1 hour. When the time is up balloons fly in the air and voices cheer. The visuals and simplicity seems appealing for young children
Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards are cards designed for individuals with low vision.Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards come as part of a kit, however, they ae also sold individually. Getting To Know You: Facial Expression Cards help individuals with low vision gain social skills ability awareness.
Getting To Know You: Go Fish Cards are designed for individuals with low vision. Getting To Know You: Go Fish Cards come as part of a kit, however they are also sold individually. Getting To Know You: Go Fish Cards help individuals with low vision improve their social skills and more.
Getting To Know You: Guidebook, Large Print with CD-ROM is designed for individuals with low vision. This is large print verison of the instruction guide.
The Handwriting Without Tears, is designed for children in 1st through 4th Grade with learning and cognitive disabilities. It's a program that helps children with visual, perceptual, fine-motor, and other processing problems learn to write neatly and legibly. Handwriting Without Tears (HWT) utilizes a two-lined approach to handwriting, providing a simple but successful style that is developmentally based, works for children of all abilities, is easy to teach and is multi-sensory. Handwriting Wit
I Can See Shirts are child's T shirts designed to be educational aids for children with cognitive or hearing disabilities. The shirts are printed so that the designs appear right side up for the child wearing the shirt, encouraging learning and reinforcement. In addition to ABCs or numbers with appropriate illustrations, and a map of the USA, a shirt is available showing the finger spelling alphabet for those learning sign language. SIZES: The numbers and ABCs shirts are available in youth sizes
"I Have Autism" is a children’s book to help parents and teachers explain autism to a young child. In this book, the main character, Alex, has autism. He talks about how autism affects his behavior and other aspects of his life. The story of Alex can improve the self-esteem of any child with autism and help explain why he/she is different.
The Individual Calendar Kit, model 1-18971-00, is a set of materials for making braille and tactile calendars, designed for use in teaching calendar skills to children who are blind or have low vision. Materials include twelve brightly colored embossed / bold line grid sheets, and paper labels showing the months, days of the week, and days of the month. Labels are marked in both large print and braille, with corner cuts for orientation.
The InfoScan is a hand-held scanner designed for use by individuals with learning, neurological, or physical disabilities. Completely portable, this pen-style scanner enables the user to scan and transfer printed text directly into a PC or to scan, store and transfer up to 500 pages of printed data to a PC, laptop, PDA or any Windows application via Infrared or serial port. The InfoScan recognizes 6 to 22 point font sizes, including text that is bold, italicized, underlined, or inverted. This
inku is designed for use by individuals with dyslexia or for students and professionals who benefit from assistance preparing messages, notes or documents on the iPhone or iPad. The app allows a person to type a message using word and phrase prediction, which learns their pattern of use, making writing even faster. The integrated iOS voice lets the user hear the word prediction suggestions before selecting and sharing your messages with others.
Inspiration Maps VPP is a brainstorming and graphic organizer designed for use by visual learners with developmental disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorder as well as those with executive functioning disorders. The app comes preloaded with 26 templates. Templates range from Thinking such as KWHL (“What I know” or Know, Want, How, Learn ) learning charts, lecture notes, 5 W's strategy, compare & contrast, Science- six kingdoms of biology, lab report diagram, History- issue analysis, eve
IntelliKeys is a plug-gable keyboard designed for people with cognitive disabilities. It helps the students with physical, visual or cognitive disabilities to easily type, enter numbers, navigate on-screen displays and move the mouse. Little pressure is required to press a key and it can support and it has a variety of overlays (keyboard printed on a paper to be inserted into the device.) It is also a portable device and can be used for more than one user. IntelliKeys USB plugs into the compute
iThoughts is a mindmapping tool for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch that is designed for individuals who find it difficult to organize their thoughts and/or remember information, people with mental illness or learning disabilities, or visual learners. It enables the user to visually organize their thoughts, ideas, and information.
SIZE: 35.9 Megabytes.
Listen and Do, Levels 1 & 2, is an auditory training activity designed for use with children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. Each set includes activities designed to enable students to work on familiar sound recognition, discrimination between sounds, and paying attention to detail. Included are six cassettes with 24 15-minute lessons, and 12 self-checking reproducible activities. Level 1 is intended for individuals with a cognitive age of five to seven years and Level 2 is des
The Literacy Cube, model 4067C, is an educational aid designed for use by individuals with cognitive or communication disabilities. Used like dice, whatever image lands on top is the subject of the discussion. It can be used to improve vocabulary, letter recognition, sound recognition, and literacy skills. This large cube has six clear plastic pockets hold pictures, words, or letters (not included). The pockets can also store extra pictures. DIMENSIONS: 4.5 inches square.
Lotto Tech is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological and developmental disabilities. This game features two-piece pictures of color-matched vehicles and animals that, when correctly matched and inserted into the reader, trigger the corresponding sound. Combinations of colors and patterns on the picture cards afford additional cues. The set has 12 vehicle sounds and 12 animal voices. POWER: Uses 2 double-A batteries (not included).
The Minute Math Electronic Flash Card is designed for children with learning disabilities grades 1 through 3 (ideal for ages 6 and up). The flash cards can be used for individual practice, or 2-5 students answering together math problems. The flash cards eencourage practice of operations (add/subtract or multiply/divide) and early algebraic skills related to equations and the commutative property. They offer a 60–second timed mode and a low–pressure non-timed mode, plus 3 levels of difficulty. T
My First Clock is a two-sided teaching clock designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. The free-standing soft foam clock has a standard clock face with movable cloth hands on one side and 12 numbered pie-shaped compartments on the other. When a compartment is opened, the time and a corresponding design is revealed. The clock is machine washable and dryer safe and includes a zippered vinyl storage bag. DIMENSIONS (WxH): 11 x 14 inches. COLOR: Multi-colored.
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To assist children with cognitive, learning, severe physical, or neurological disabilities with letter and name recognition and fine motor development. Large paper keybpards are created. Students locate and touch the beginning letters of their names and practice writing their names. MATERIALS: Paper. TOOLS: Pen or marker. SKILLS REQUIRED: Drawing and lettering. AUTHOR: Robinson, B. TITLE: Assistive Technology Ideas that Work. WEB SITE: cenmi.org/mits/downloads/
The Note-Taker device is a prototype for visually impaired students to be able to listen, watch, and take notes all at the same time. It was developed by David Hayden, at the end of his junior year at Arizona State University, when he submitted his invention to the worldwide Microsoft Imagine Cup competition (in the “touch and tablet” category).
Numicon Firm Foundations Kit Class Kit is a teaching aid to help teachers of young people with down syndrome. It is designed to help by giving the teachers practical ideas to help develop the childrens' understanding of numbers and number relationships. This program of activities helps to develop concept images of numbers through learning the Numicon Shapes and Patterns; recognizing and ordering numerals, and learning their values; and beginning practical addition and subtraction. The Assessment
Oops, Holey Socks is an independent living skills tutorial game designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. Appropriate for males and females from teens through seniors, the game requires players to match cards to pictures on the game disk and discuss the piece of clothing or grooming aid depicted and its use. The game includes two game disks (one male and one female version), two decks of cards, dice, 20 clothespins, and an instruction manual.
The Oticon Amigo Star FM System is designed to help normal hearing children with listening difficulties concentrate better in class. The Amigo FM system comprises a microphone, transmitter, and the Amigo Star receiver. Amigo Star is designed to be used with the T5 or T30/T31 FM transmitters. The Amigo Star FM receiver can also receive FM input from virtually any transmitter, making it an excellent choice for schools with an FM program already in place. By increasing the signal-to-noise ratio, Am
The Peekaboo House Small Knob Puzzle is a wooden puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This puzzle depicts familiar objects inside and outside the house (cloud, tree, garage, door, closet, etc.) The background is a full-color house with cutouts trhat correspond to the knobbed pieces. There are pictures hidden behind each piece and the puzzle may also be used to teach connections between household rooms and their functions. The small knobs r
DO IT YOURSELF ENTRY" ----- PURPOSE: To assist individuals with low vision in using the Periodic Table of the Elements for classwork. To avoid laborious searching for atomic weights and numbers and symbols when the chart was presented in a traditional format, an alternate version was produced in an Excel spreadsheet. The elements were typed into the workbook in order of atomic number, with columns provided for atomic weights and symbols. An electronic copy was also provided to the instructor for
Periodic Table of the Elements Reference Chart and Booklet is a reference chart designed for individuals with low vision. This frequently requested reference chart is available in a durable and colorful print-braille version. The chart comes with either a reference booklet in print or in braille that contains additional tables listing the elements by name, atomic number, electron configurations, etc.
Photo Sound Lotto is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological, auditory processing, and developmental disabilities. This lotto game includes clear photographs from various aspect of life including hobbies, zoos, occupations, and music on 16 multi-pictured game boards. The set also includes four cassettes with corresponding sounds and it offers 12 activities and three levels of play.
Place Value Flip Chart - Student Cards - Set of 5 is an educational aid meant for children with autism and other learning disabilities for the purpose of teaching them how to properly use place value when numbers are represented in an abstract way. Students will learn place value with these sturdy, highly visual flip charts. This item is a great learning tool for the home or in the classroom for an individual learner or for groups of learners. Each column is color coded to help visual learners u
Play Attention is a biofeedback-based cognitive and behavioral training program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities affecting attention, concentration, or focus. The system includes a sensor-lined helmet that is worn by the child. The sensors monitor the child's attentive state and cognitive process, which is fed into a small interface system that attaches to a computer (not included). Users complete a series of video game-like exercises that are controlled by th
Quick and Easy Expanded Core Curriculum The Hatlen Center Guide is designed for individuals low vision. Quick & Easy Expanded Core Curriculum is designed for transition students who are visually impaired. The included lessons were chosen to address the most common gaps found within this population and require little time, expertise, or equipment to implement by the educational team and family members. The lessons, categorized by setting (home/school or community) are intentionally designed t
Reading Intro by Oz Phonics is an App for apple products designed to aid children with learning and cognitive disabilities and Dyslexia. It is built as a game and divided in three steps: Oz Phonics 1 - Phonemic Awareness and Letter Sounds, Oz Phonics 2 - CVC, CCVC words, consonant blends, sentences, Oz Phonics 3 - Consonant Blends, CVCC Words, Digraphs, Spelling for the student self assimilation. The app can be used by parents who want to teach their children to read, school age children who ar
The Talk Block is a recordable block that reaches beyond foundational listening and speaking practice (auditory) by providing visual reinforcement. Insert any Picture Communication Symbol (PCS), image or photo, and press down to record and replay up to 30 seconds of sound, and then flip the switch to lock. This cross-curricular, open resource offers many opportunities to practice skills, assess students, and convey instructions for center activities.
Residents' Rights Bingo is an educational board game designed for use by older adults and individuals with disabilities. The game is played like regular bingo, but it is based on federal residents' rights requirements. The game contains a master board, 24 bingo cards (extra heavy duty), 75 call cards with discussion questions on the back, 300 easy-grip rubber markers, and an instruction booklet.
Sense of Science: Plants, model 1-08980-00, is a science tutorial program designed for use by students with low vision or learning disabilities. The program includes a large print guidebook with activities to teach basic plant concepts; colorful, raised-line overlays for use with a light box (not included), showing a bean seed cross-section, flowers, leaves, trees, etc.; and two trays designed to fit under a light box ledge to provide a secure working area for the overlays. Activities can be per
The skill-building sensory gel pad combines academics with deep pressure sensory input. The multi-sensory learning tool has 8 divided columns, 30 marbles in 6 different colors and a worksheet pocket on the back. Work on counting, sequencing, learning colors, motor planning, or eye-hand coordination skills. Also, the sensory gel pad doubles to be a weighted lap pad. For ages 4 and up. Therapy tool and educational toy for home, classrooms, and occupational therapy. Small parts. Not for children un
The Small Knob Food Puzzle is a wooden puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. The puzzle depicts 12 familiar food items that can be removed from and replaced in the appropriate cutout using the small knob in the center of each piece. This puzzle requires use of the pincer grasp, providing fine motor training. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 9 x 12 inches.
The SMART Table interactive learning center is a touch screen and educational aid designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, fine motor or developmental disabilities. This multitouch, multiuser system is designed to encourage collaboration, consensus building and problem solving. The SMART Table is large touch screen mounted on a cabinet so it lays flat horizontally at a height that makes it easily viewed and used by children. It is intended to provide students with a gathering place
The Soft Sounds Book is a touch activated toy designed to produce various sounds when touched for children with low vision. The soft picture books produce home, vehicle or farm sounds and stimulate the child's interest in books and reading. Bright colors provide visual stimulation. All books are machine washable and dryer safe. POWER: Comes with a replaceable button-cell batttery.
The Sony ICDPX333 Digital Voice Recorder is a recorder designed for the hearing impaired and for those with blind or low vision and individuals with memory problems to allow them to playback lectures and conversations they don't want to forget or didn't hear correctly. Features include 4GB flash memory for storing up to 1,073 hours of audio, a track-mark function for simple recall of important moments. The noise-cut mode plays back speech clearly. Activates the recorder only when audible sound i
Soundtracks is an auditory game designed for use with children with neurological, auditory processing, and developmental disabilities. This lotto game includes clear pictures of familiar things on four multi-pictured cards, place markers, and a well-paced cassette tape of corresponding sounds.
The Spell Track Workbook 2 is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. It is a hands-on supplement to the CD program, "Spell Track" (see separate entry). This workbook is designed to consolidate phonic skills and early spelling strategies and improve visual recognition and matching and selecting. It is also intended to advance graphic knowledge and phoneme/graphic association. By circling (tracking) each letter in one continuous movement w
The Tangible Graphs Kit, model 1-08860-00, is a set of materials designed for use as educational aids for teaching tactile graph reading skills to children who are blind or have low vision. Materials in this tactile graph reading kit help students develop skills for reading tactile pictographs and bar, circle, and line graphs. The kit includes a three volume braille student text (with raised graphic displays on brailon and paper), a two volume braille student graph test for evaluating students'
Tobii SymbolMate is a symbolic language picture creation program designed for use by individuals with communication disabilities and autism. This software has a large set of pre-designed templates for the creation of communication pages and boards for static augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) static devices. The templates include pages for a wide range of communication devices (not limited to Tobii), calendars, activities, schedules and storyboards. Additional templates are availab
Tricky Fingers is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities. The child uses his or her fingertips to manipulate marbles enclosed in a puzzle tray to create a pattern matching that on a pattern card. The set includes two puzzle trays and 14 pattern cards.
Visual attention teacher's kit is a classroom kit designed to keep a child focused and limit distractions. This kit is ideal for those experiencing auditory sensitiveness. Each kit comes with one desktop study carrel, one set of noise reduction ear muffs, one Ergo-Write writing slant board. This kit provides visual direction, creates a small office space, and is ideal for classroom and homework centers. The ear muffs are adjustable and can be worn in the classroom, at the gym, or at a ball game-
The Visual Memory Game is a memory improvement activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This activity consists of a wooden tray with 16 recessed circular "hiding spots" and lids with knobbed handles. Stickers, pictures, small shapes, small candies, etc. can be hidden in the recesses to create a memory activity. DIMENSIONS: The board is 12 x 12 inches and the lids are 1.75 inches deep.
Wikki Stix are an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with neurological and physical disabilities. Wikki Stix can also function as tactile, raised-line markers for individuals who are blind or have low vision. These non-toxic wax-coated strands can be bent and manipulated to form designs, figures, etc. Wikki Stix are available in a primary color set (48 strands), a rainbow set (24 strands), and a neon color set (48 strands); each set is sold separately. Also available are
Word Associations Print/Braille Labels, models 6-39050-00 and 8-39050-00, are sheets of braille and large print labels designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Twelve sheets are included with a total of 91 self-adhesive labels. Each label shows a common word in both large print and braille. Labels can be used to introduce children to reading by applying the labels to the corresponding objects, such as a chair, a ball, or a bell. The labels come with a manual in either br
The Workbook Window is an educational aid and communication board designed for use by individuals with communication, speech or cognitive disabilities. The Workbook Window transforms any workbook into a write-on wipe-off Practice Book. To use, slide an open workbook into the clear vinyl sleeve. It can be used with dry erase markers or wipe-off crayons and accommodates standard size workbooks as well as single worksheets. The lapboard construction allows tabletop or lap use. The revrse side ha
Writing rascal is a new character-face writing tool that facilitates a proper grasp with molded finger indentations that naturally promote a functional tripod grasp, with three different grasping positions. Made of soft, rubbery material. Intended for use by children ages 5 and up who are learning hand-writing. Comes in right and left hand options.