Combining activities that are paperbased with computer applications can provide 21st Century tools for our children. The iClickiTalk software can be used as a teaching tool and an augmentative communication device. Using the tool to teach language concepts can make the child more comfortable when using the tool for spontaneous communication.
Because of the ease of use, educators and parents can quickly set up categories that reflect teaching objectives. For example, a screen of items that are red can be quickly developed and used when teaching to identify objects that are red.
The child can respond to questions using the page and demonstrate mastery of the concept. AND....
THE PROGRAM CAN TAKE DATA!