2012 Wynsum Arts Apps of Distinction Award
2012 About.com Readers Choice Winner Best Special Needs App
There is a LOT that this application can do for you and any child (or adult for that matter) with communication difficulties, motor skill inhibitions, or a physical challenge in any way. The possibilities are endless. It even works for toddlers who are not yet able to speak!
This application boasts SEVERAL choice boards, each highly customizable.
There is an image library, pre-loaded with over 165 images and audio sounds, for various types of activities and emotions. Of course you can add your own as well!
A scheduling board that focuses on completing tasks and getting through a to do list of things in a specified amount of time.
A waiting board provides the user with activities that he or she can do while being patient and waiting for parents, taking turns during a game, or story time; any other situation wherein one has to wait. This particular board comes with a companion book which teaches children what waiting is, the virtues of waiting and gives some examples of when one might have to wait.
The feelings board provides several choices for dealing with various emotions (including frustration), that the user might experience in life. This one also comes with a companion book to teach what the various feelings and emotions are. The choice board, in this case, would provide a means of dealing with those feelings, when they occur.
All-in-all this is a must have for anyone requiring aid in communicating.
Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.