Accessibility Features of iPads • Voiceover – speaks the display • Zoom – up to 500% • Invert colours
Accessibility Features of iPads • Voiceover – speaks the display • Click the Home button 3 times to switch on (note, you may have to enable this in the Settings) • Tapping a button will give you a description • Double tapping opens it • Click the Home button 3 times to switch off.
Accessibility Features of iPads • Zoom • Settings, General, Accessibility • Double tap with 3 fingers to zoom in and out • Or double tap and drag with 3 fingers to zoom up to 500%
LUPO Mini Microphone for Apple• Allows the user to record iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad meetings, classes etc.• The recording can be “bookmarked” either with text, symbols or diagrams• The recording can be emailed to a user or listened to in AudioNote (note they will need a free audio app. on their device)• The note can be transferred to your computer through iTunes and viewed as text or .pdf
Skitch• Allows the user to annotate photos, sketches, screenshots etc.• Useful for taking photos and asking questions• Questions (e.g. where am I?) can be emailed to a tutor or sent via Twitter or Facebook.• Save in EverNote for viewing later – the same people have developed it
• Allows the user to use genuine MS Office to create or edit documents• Works with your DropBox account • View and edit PowerPoint slides• View virtually any type of file and send in true PP mode (not as a .pdf via e.mail emulation) • Automatically saves documents • View and edit documents on any device
i-nigma – QR Code reader• Use codes for: • Highlighting websites • Labeling resources • Treasure hunts/Inductions • Sending complex information • Giving textual messages which can then be read by the screenreader • And so on……….
• Useful for capturing ideas and writing notes as they come to you• Organise your work and export as document or other file• Useful for managing and structuring project work