Language Arts – Reading, Spelling, Grammar

Your StoryTime: Never Miss Story Time Again

your storytime reading app

Have you ever been away from your children and wished you could at least end their day by sharing a story with them?Appy Ventures has created Your StoryTime, an app for children ages 5+, that lets parents record stories and share them with their children across the miles!Children, and especially those with autism...

Language Skill Builder: Special Needs ABA App

Language Skill Builder App

Language is a skill that must be built as a child grows, from the newborn stage to the teenage years. Children on the autism spectrum find it challenging to develop language skills and must work a little harder than the average Joe. The Language Skill Builder app was developed by parents of an autistic...

Language Comprehension App for iPad: Key Word Kids

key word kids kids learn to follow instructions

What better way to learn language development than through playing? Key Word Kids is an educational therapy program app developed by Language and Learning Steps Pty Ltd.This innovative app was created by a team of speech pathologists and educators, and it uses interactive pictures and scenarios to help kids improve and practice communication, language...

Write to Read App: Kids Create Books While Learning to Write and Read

write to read iphone icon copy

Kids need to learn how to write, but writing isn't always a kid's favorite activity. When you're a child who is struggling with reading and writing, the best thing for you is a little bit of fun!With WriteReader's new app, Write to Read for iPhone, kids can write their own books! Kids...

Improve Your Child’s Reading Potential with Word Wheel: Short Vowels

Word Wheel Short Vowels

Youngsters learning to read appreciate pictures associated with words. Most likely, they don't quite understand the letters mean different things, such as vowels versus consonants.That's where Teknos Interactive LLC can help with its new app, Word Wheel: Short Vowels. This app teaches kids short vowels with the help of audio, visuals, and positive reinforcement.Features...

Teha the Wind: Helps Little Leaf Fly – Read To Me Book

Book App Teha The Wind Helps Little Leaf Fly

Children love reading when colorful, animated pictures are involved. Teha the Wind Helps Little Leaf Fly is a storybook that uses beautifully animated scenes to teach children reading skills, problem-solving skills, and social skills.This read to me book is especially good for children on the autism spectrum who have challenges with communicating and socializing....

Mr. Turkey, Where Are You Thanksgiving Book App

Thanksgiving book App for kids on the Autism Spectrum

As Turkey Day rolls around, we're happy to offer a Giveaway of this fun holiday app from Visuals Work.Lorrie Ann Harrington, a mom of a child on the autism spectrum, designed this cute Thanksgiving book app to help her son learn new vocabulary, language, and social skills.What makes this app unique? Parents can upload...

Halloween eBook: Special Needs App Giveaway!

Special Needs App Halloween ebook

Looking for some Halloween fun? Lorrie Harrington is a mom of a child on the spectrum, so she knows how to incorporate learning with interactive activities. In fact, she originally designed this cute holiday app to help her son learn new vocabulary, language, and social skills!

Proloquo2Go iPad Demo – Click Below to Watch!

Proloquo2Go iPad Demo – Watch It Now!

Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

Who’s Behind Autism Plugged In?

My name is Jack Kieffer and I'm a blogger sharing my love of technology at blogs like Cool Gizmo Toys, Greenamajigger, and here at Autism Plugged In where I'm trying to make a difference in the lives of children with autism.

Several years ago, I began volunteering with special needs kids, who gave me much joy and an appreciation for life. This blog is my way of giving back. Any proceeds from this effort are used to support my friends with autism. Read more about Jack or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn.