News Tagged 'SEN'

Online Dictation in Google Chrome

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https://dictation.io/It is now very easy to carry out online dictation in Google Chrome using a simple extension to the browser, which is also available as a web app. It is very easy and amazingly accurate! The only two mistakes in the following text, were that is misinterpreted a full stop twice. I think, in retrospect, you need to say it very close to the last word, I think I paused before ...

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Teach your Monster to Read Review

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Teach your monster to read screen shotTeach your Monster to Read is a new set of reading games for the very young.  It  may be of particular interest to EYFS / KS1 teachers or for children who have not yet grasped the basics of reading.

As you can see from the screen shots, it has games which are designed to be fun, colourful and ...

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Using iPads in Special Needs Education

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The Department for Childhood Education and Early Childhood Development from Victoria, Australia has produced an excellent

 which gives essential guidelines and help to teachers wishing to use iPads in SEN teaching situations. It recommends suitable apps listed against nine key categories:

  • Organisational Apps
  • Communication and Assistive Technology Apps
  • Reading Apps
  • Writing Apps
  • Maths Apps
  • Art and Technology Apps
  • Music and Song Apps
  • Reference Apps
  • Games Apps

Each app has been given ...

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