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Overview of 1:1
Middle School 1:1 Pilot 2013-2014
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- Redeem codes (Downloading APPs)
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Apple Training for Middle School Pilot Teachers - August 2013
Apple's Tune In
Apple iTunes U - PLN
ISTE (NE) webcasts
MA Digital Pub Collaborative
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Internet Essentials - Apply
caution: only set one accessibility at a time
General/Accessibility/Video - turn closed captioning on
General - turn voice over on
Three finger tap to turn the screen to black
Voice Over triple click home button 3 times
To keep students on task (e.g. turn off home button
Settings/Guided Access (with passcode) - turn off home button, touch or shake - or draw/select area that will not be accessible. e.g. lock out the top of a web page
The following represents information presented to preschool teachers during 2011-2012 PDRT:
Assistive Technology Apps Preschool
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 PDRT
athryn Zainea [firstname.lastname@example.org]
($189.00) - a full featured communication app with voice output.
($149.00) - a full featured communication app with voice output. Similar to Saltillo communication devices. Easy to edit and offers several different page sets at different communication levels.
Tap Speak Sequence
($29.99) - used in place of sequential message switches to record and customize messages with losing any previously recorded sequences. Good for cause and effect and motor access training.
($49.99) - create custom boards with AbleNet Symbols or your own photos.
First Then Visual Schedule
($9.99) - provide positive behavior support
($18.99) - create talking photo albums and taliking books
Tap to Talk
- low-tech) Tap a picture and it talks. Each picture can lead to another screen of pictures.
Sound Effect Boards
- iPhone App) - select a sound effect, hit a big target and it plays the sound.
TapSpeak Button Standard for the iPad
($29.99) - mechanical switch that records and plays massages.
) - good for story-telling or sequencing multiple step activities photos and voice output.
($18.99) - create talking photo albums and talking books
) - turn images into a custom slide show
($1.99) - develop fine motor skills; recognize and match letters; learn sounds of letters; names of letters; how to spell words
iWrite Words Lite
(free) - a game to teach handwriting
($2.99) - teaches handwriting
ABC Magnetic Land
($1.99) - names of all the magnets are read aloud; 7 catagories of magnets: numbers; capital letters, lower-case letters; shapes and pictures; symbols; fruits and vegetables; animals
($4.99) - app for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division; random problem genreator; quiz can be timed and saved; problem solver explains the required steps to solve problem.
Itsy Bitsy Spider HD ($1.99) - 2010 Parent's Choice Gold Award
Old MacDonald HD ($1.99) - 2010 Parent's Choice Gold Award
Wheels on the Bus ($1.99) - 2010 Parent's Choice Gold Award
ClickySticky ($1.99) - animated sticker book app
Cooke Doodle ($.99) - see "Ten Ways to Teach Communication Skills Using Cookie Doodle"
- paint with fingers
Cat in the Hat ($3.99) - 3 ways to "read" the book: to me; myself; auto play
source: Kathryn Zainea
help on how to format text
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