Early Intervention

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Rhyming Activities for Early Readers

Check out these rhyming words activities!
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Orbit Reader 20: Using the Orbit with an iOS Device

This article will focus on the unique aspects of using the Orbit Reader 20 with an iPhone, iPad, or other iOS device.
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Blindfold Simon: Educational App Review

This fun memory app can be used to teach spatial terms, listening skills, gestures, auditory patterns and increase memory!
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Ladybugs: ePub Book

Young readers will enjoy reading this short story about ladybugs. Learn how to quickly create ePub books!
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More Digital Books for Early Readers

Creating 'triple-media' books for early readers: print, braille, auditory books!
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Aeden's Journey on the iPad: Part 3

Aeden learns how to turn speech on and off and, he learns about titles.
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Zoey the Dog: iBook

This third grade student created a digital book about her dog.
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More Trucks HD: A Fun and Accessible iPad App!

This post describes the "More Trucks HD" app, which the author has used successfully with students of varying ages and developmental levels.
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It Is All About Motivation

Learning kindergarten sight words in large print and braille using teacher-created ePub books.
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Digital Books for Beginning Readers

These accessible books have predictable text and image descriptions - perfect for emerging readers!
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Using Technology to Support a Dual Media Learner

Adapting and customizing Kindergarten Reading Street program using Visiobook Orbit 20 paired with an iPad.
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Aedan: Introduction to the iPad and VoiceOver

Follow Aedan's journey as he learns to use an iPad with VoiceOver.
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Big Bang Pictures: App Review

Perfect for students with CVI or students who have complex needs!
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App Review: Peppa Pig's Holiday

Increase functional vision and visual motor skills with this fun app for young children!
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iOS Shapes and Stickers: Counting Activity

Create customized digital counting activities in the Pages app!
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Welcome to Wyatt's House: O&M lesson

Using Pictello, an iPad, the P.I.A.F. and braille to create an O&M book for a 2 year old child who is totally blind child.
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Elmo Loves ABCs

Teach visual discrimination skills for students 3-8 developmentally with this fun app!
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A Review of A Busy Day for Elmo

Increase visual skills for students who are developmentally 3- 7 years of age with this fun app!
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See 'n Say app review

Give it a spin and bring animals to life with sounds, mini-movies and fun facts!

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