Make a Communication Board with Google Slides

February 23, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Make a Communication Board with Google Slides | Filed in: Communication, Making Materials.






You can make a communication board for children who are nonverbal or minimally verbal using either Google documents or Google slides. Your board will be available to edit anytime an available on any device. You can also make it public for others to use online.  It only takes 5-10 minutes or even less. This presentation • Read More »

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Digital Ideas for Learning Language

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Digital Ideas for Learning Language | Filed in: Language, Making Materials.






Children can learn just about any language content, use, or form using photographs of themselves. It increases their interest and motivation and they learn from being active participants in the process of making the pictures. Here are some ideas to get you started. Wh-questions. Take pictures of classmates, teachers and staff, family, friends. Ask who • Read More »

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Digital Ideas for Teens and Young Adults

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Digital Ideas for Teens and Young Adults | Filed in: Language, Making Materials.






Digital images are at our fingertips since phones and most mobile devices allow us to take quick and easy digital photos. The most difficult step is salvaging the good photos then cropping and sizing to fit our purpose. Once you get a method here are some great activities for teaching: Snap pictures of body parts, • Read More »

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Adolescents and Adults with Beginning AAC

February 22, 2014 | By jmitchell | Comments Off on Adolescents and Adults with Beginning AAC | Filed in: Communication.






For several months, I’ve learned information about things that I’m not really interested in knowing about. Now, I know the difference between a make and a model of cars. I know the weight and height of WWE wrestlers (wrestling and good trivia). I can recognize different breeds of dogs and I know the difference between NSYNC • Read More »

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