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Richard Hirstwood website

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Richard Hirstwood is a leading sensory expert in the UK. He delivers a range of high energy training to help energise staff with many sensory ideas and strategies. Here on …

Sensory based apps for visually impaired students.

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Here you can find a good overview of recommended apps; Glow Colouring  Baby Rattle Cookie Doodle Discover Muscial Instruments Peekaboo barn Art of Glow Cosmic Touch Sound Touch Tap …

Organisational resources from Dystalk

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A great selection of resources to support students who have specific learning/ memory/ organisational difficulties. eg Birthday reminder     Ginger     Learning and organisational app's     Typing …

Artkive

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Artkive app is very cool ! You take photos of children's art they have produced, then you can save and at a later date print out into photo books/ mugs etc …

A very comprehensive review of a huge range of communication / speech app’s

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Jane Farrall has spent a great deal of time and effort to compose a regualry updated review of all the major communication app's available- highly recommended before you buy.

Slide and Spin fine motor app

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Slide & Spin is designed for toddlers aged 1.5+ / children with SEN to help them develop fine motor skills using four basic motions: turning, sliding, spinning, and pushing of a button.

ViA App Review

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ViA is a new app from Braille Institute that fills a real need for families with children with visual impairments... it helps you find apps that are accessible and appropriate …

A summary of the best magnification app’s

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Very comprehensive overview of the current app's that can be used to magnify.

Flick tunes

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AppAdvice.com says FlickTunes is "essential — hands down the best way to listen to your music and navigate through your playlist blind simply by using finger gestures." 

Recommended e books and animated books for young children

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Here is a simple review of many book app's that provide children with animated books/ stories - many of them are free.