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iPads and Tablets

 

Ipads and Tablets are a great way to develop and learn skills. But with so many apps out there, how do you know where to start looking??

What makes a good app or program? Take a look at some of our favourites below.

Information on iPads and apps is listed below.  

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Ready to find out more?

Our FREE iPad list is available at our Teachers Pay Teachers store, as well as our ONE PAGE information sheet on 'How to manage iPad and Tablets' (for a bargain price of only $2.50!!)

FREE iPad List from Look Hear Australia

♥ Why we love it:

Simple one pager of our favorite Ipad apps! Plus we made it so we think its pretty great!

? Who’s it best for:

Families and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

FREE 

⇒ Where to get it?

Teachers pay Teachers - click on the image to be taken their directly!

Mr Angry Ant

♥ Why we love it:

This is an excellent application (for iPad) targeting anger, which includes a whole curriculum!

? Who’s it best for:

Teachers and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

FREE 

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Toca Boca

♥ Why we love it:

Really fun games that are well made.  Lots of daily activity-based apps - eating, going to the doctor and many more!!

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

Depends on App - Between Free and $4 AUD

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Touch Autism 

♥ Why we love it:

These apps are great!! There are lots of different types of apps are really high quality with friendly visuals and lots of customizable options.

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

Depends on App - Between Free and $25 AUD

Keep an eye out, sometimes they will release some for free e.g. April for Autism

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Choice Works

♥ Why we love it:

This one of our favorites for managing emotions and working out options. Parents and therapists can save, email and print the options as well!!

You can also take photos of the child’s favorite things as rewards or options to help them to know what they are working towards.

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

$10 AUD

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Model Me Kids 

♥ Why we love it:

A great resource to be aware of! This is an app about how to go places. We know video modelling is a great way to help kids to understand what is expected when we are in new environments or locations. 

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists

£ $ € Cost:

App is Free, however you can buy the DVD's which can be from $50 up to several hundred dollars (for example if you buy the whole set).

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Super Fun Deck

♥ Why we love it:

There are quite a few Super Fun Deck decks. One, "What is Being Said," is great for getting kids to develop spontaneous conversation and look at visual clues in the picture. This also encourages imagination – very fun to see the kids answers.

There are flash cards as well as iPad apps.

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists, Teachers, Support Workers

£ $ € Cost:

Packs are between $12 - $100 AUD

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

You can also order directly through out Affiliate Amazon Link!

I touch I Learn Apps

♥ Why we love it:

These apps are useful in developing routines, for example the steps needed throughout the morning (get up, wash face, get dressed etc.).

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists, Teachers, Support Workers

£ $ € Cost:

Free (with in app purchases for extras)

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

iM Social Apps 

♥ Why we love it:

The iModeling app is based on the research into video modeling conducted by Autism SA and the Disability Research Unit at the University of Adelaide. Video modeling is an evidence-based intervention which uses video to teach skills to children with autism and other disabilities. It can be used to teach skills to people of any developmental level.

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists, Teachers, Support Workers

£ $ € Cost:

Free 

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Edninja 

Excellent daily living sequences (brushing teeth, going to the toilet, etc.) which have puzzle’s and different levels. Very good for sequences or children who are missing steps.

 

♥ Why we love it:

Excellent daily living sequences (brushing teeth, going to the toilet, etc.) which have puzzle’s and different levels. Very good for sequences or children who are missing steps.

? Who’s it best for:

Parents, and Therapists, Teachers, Support Workers

£ $ € Cost:

Free (some in app purchases if you want all the stories)

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!

Our Pact

♥ Why we love it:

This app is to help parents manage their children's internet access and apply blocks and limits to screen and internet time. Well worth a look if this is a problem in your household!

? Who’s it best for:

Parents

£ $ € Cost:

Free with Premium Versions available at a cost. 

⇒ Where to get it?

Click on the image to be taken their website directly!