By: Jean Fischer, Holly Mansfield, AutumnMickelson, Mim Wendlandt, Sara Holmgren
In the elementary special education setting technology is being used in a variety of ways. The key for us has been to find components of technology that will teach the important tools that need to be taught to students with Specific Learning Disabilities, Emotional/Behavioral Disabilities, Other Health Disabilities, Autism, and students that are cognitively delayed.
-General-flashcardlet ~Sock Puppets (http://quizlet.com/mobile/) ~Haiku Desk -General-How Stuff Works HSW ~Popplet Lite-graphic HD (http://itunes.apple.com/us/app organizers/outlines-you /howstuffworks/id401986544?m can insert pics, text, draw t=8) ~Trading Cards-fiction/non -Elementary-Era of Dino Lite fiction people, vocab cards, (http://itunes.apple.com/us/app /era-of-dino- add pics, story cards lite/id443903033?mt=8) ~Dropbox-free file saving -Organization-Wunderlist docs, photos, files (http://wunderlist.com/) -ESL/Other-Dragon Dictation ~Daisy the Dino-program (http://itunes.apple.com/us/app for young kids /dragon- ~Evernote-notebook-notes, dictation/id341446764?mt=8) pics-
Seminar Website: All 100+ web resources listed here with links. http://tinyurl.com/webresourcesforteachers Top 5 Websites for Special Educators: Readworks.org-teaching lessons with printables on skills such as: cause and effect, fact and opinion, etc. Starfall-beginner reading activities ABCya-educational games for grades -5 World Book Online- encyclopedia Voki-create a talking character of yourself or others