Recording a screen on your iDevice can be helpful, whether you want to create video tutorials for your team or students, provide video feedback for students, or record a video of students working through the problem to completion.
This course is intended as a guide to Chat Editor essentials for those supporting students using TouchChat or Nova Chat devices. Chat Editor is a Windows PC only program for customizing Chat vocabulary for AAC users.
Bustling with creative Grade 1 and 2 students, Joy Fast’s class at Pinewood Elementary is part of the Delta School District. There is a strong sense of storytelling in the school and Ms. Fast’s class is no exception.
Tanya Noble’s Foundations of Mathematics 11 class is full of questions. Sometimes the questions are about quadratic equations and sometimes the questions are about mental health in adolescents, rising ocean levels and the economic impact of invasive species.
This course will go over the essential functions to get you started with SOLO6+. SOLO6+ is a literacy suite of popular assistive technology supports including Read: Outloud, Draft:Builder, Write:Outloud and Co:Writer. This tool can help your students read, write and study.
Throughout these online sessions, we are seeking to answer or explore the following question: How can we, as educators, strategically and collaboratively plan to provide an inclusive learning environment for all students, regardless of grade, content or cognitive ability?
Carolyn Gudmunseth teaches grades 4 and 5 at Tansor Elementary in the Cowichan School District. This is her fourth year in the district. This year her goal was to gain more knowledge on using assistive technology in her classroom with her diverse learners. She applied to SET-BC to receive iPads to support this goal. She was supported by a SET-BC Educator and her District to take on this project.
This self-directed course will provide you with an overview of how specialized and common technologies can be used to support students who have participation, communication, and learning challenges in the classroom setting.
This resource is designed to provide an overview of the Clicker Suite apps for the iPad and how to implement these tools in the classroom setting to support literacy development in early and struggling literacy learners.
SET-BC consultants provide three tiers of service to BC public K-12 and Independent School teams. Tier 2 services include Classroom Based Solutions and Professional Learning opportunities. Classroom Based solutions are designed to provide educators with consultation, training, implementation support, and technology loans to support best practice technology use in the classroom. Professional Learning opportunities build educator capacity to utilize technology within the classroom. In this video, one of our consultants discusses SET-BC’s Tier 2 services.
Students will explore basic coding skills while programming robot mice to navigate mazes in search of cheese. The Go Talk 9+ will aid communication. Please note, the same mouse activity kit has been adapted by PRCVI for students with visual impairments and can be signed out from their lending library. It includes brailled versions of the guide, flashcards and coding cards.
The Artful Inclusion kit brings out the creativity in everyone. Switch adapted art tools enable all students to use scissors, markers and paint to create unique works of art. This kit includes a switch activated spin-art device, switch-activated battery-powered scissors, and a GoTalk 4+ speech generative device.
The Science Kit brings accessibility to examining the microscopic world. The digital microscope, and large high definition monitor combine to give all students access to the excitement of observing magnified items (up to 220x!). We have included 48 sample slides for viewing a variety of items across a number of content areas.
The Go Talk 9+ can be programmed with appropriate vocabulary for activities pertaining to exploring with the microscope for those with communication challenges.
The accessibility features of the Card Making Kit enable all students to take part in making paper that can be used decoratively when creating cards with cardstock. The Jelly Bean Switch and Powerlink, attached to the blender, will assist access-challenged students to activate the blender themselves; while the GoTalk will aid communication and reinforce the steps to follow. The stamp platform will help facilitate stamping the cards.
From the makers of Box-Cars and One Eyed Jacks, this kit and its included resources, capitalizes on the fun of cards and dice to teach and reinforce math concepts. The jumbo foam dice and the oversized playing cards help make activities that are challenging for those with fine-motor difficulties, become not only more accessible, but fun and engaging for all.
This beginners coding kit includes the award-winning, and beautiful Cubetto robot, with tangible coding blocks. Screenless coding demystifies the process of programming, and allows for a visual and tactile coding experience. The included Go Talk 9+ can be programmed with commands corresponding to the coding blocks, making this kit accessible to all students.
This kit makes use of a switch accessible camera mounted on a flexible clamp-mount, allowing aspiring photographers to capture the world around them from their perspective. Once printed, students can share their photos, with narration, in the talking photo album book.
The accessibility features of the Make it Grow Kit enable all the members of a classroom to take part in a class project to plant seeds from the Planting Starter Kit and Root Vue Kit, care for them, and watch them grow. The Powerlink and Jelly Bean switch can be hooked up to the Waterpik to assist any access-challenged students water the seeds themselves, while the GoTalk assists with communication.
This presentation will explore a variety to tools and apps that will help all students develop their literacy skills using tools as a means to demonstrate their understanding of the curriculum.