We at ATSS have always loved Book Creator and have suggested its use and trained numerous folks to use it and embed it into all sorts of curricular areas over a number of years. Book Creator has continuously developed over time onto different platforms and to offer additional tools and features.
This most recent development opens up an new world of possibilities for teachers to create interactive resources for their students while providing pupils with a fantastic work space in which they can showcase their work no matter (almost) what format it exists in.
This is FAB-U-LOUS. Definitely gets a 10 from Len. Topical, high interest communication opportunity/support.
This video about PMLD and literacy speaks for itself. Jonathan uses an etran frame supported by skilled communication partners to engage in learning and life.
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The team at CALL Scotland has updated and expanded their iCALL book to take in new developments under IOS 7.1
This (free) book is a must for any school looking to develop support for pupils using iPads. Loads of useful information and pointers to the ‘best so far’ apps as well as tips to avoid the pitfalls.
Click image to download your copy from the CALL Scotland website.
Our friends at CALL Scotland, Sally Millar and Gillian McNeill in particular, have produced another fantastically well-considered and well-designed app wheel: this time for apps that support the development of, or the full-blown use of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).
Read about it and download or interact with your own copy (the app icons are all linked to further info) from the CALL Scotland blog.