Posts Tagged ‘ Social Stories Apps ’

Social Skills Storybook: Ruby Gets in the Game

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Have you ever been excited and nervous at the same time? A lot of autistic children who want to play in team sports get so excited about playing a sport, that they are a little shocked the day they step foot on the field to find anxiety and nerves taking over. How do we...

Social Skills Wrapped In a Story: Trudy Goes to the Beach

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Telling stories will never go out of style. Kids love reading, hearing, and telling stories, especially children on the autism spectrum.With new technology, like the iPad, children can even interact with a story and its characters.Ruby Cube Inc. has created an app, Trudy Goes to the Beach, that uses audio, graphics, and stories to...

Leo’s Pad: Awesome Learning App for Kids With Autism

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What combines auditory and visual skills, fine-motor and social skills, spelling and math skills, and art into one fun learning story?Kidaptive's educational app - Leo's Pad - does this, and more! The first "appisode" is free, and the others are available as in-app purchases.This is the perfect learning app for kids with autism,...

Pufferfish Software: Easy-To-Use Apps For Autistic Children

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Pufferfish, an app development company with a notoriously fun-to-say name, strives to make their software intuitive and easy-to-use for kids with autism. These applications are designed specifically for individuals on the ASD spectrum, and every one of their apps is useful and very easy for kids to figure out and work with! This company...

The Social Express: Social Story Application You’ve Been Dreaming About

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The Social Express has in-depth, beautiful animations which take users through countless different social situations, showing them the proper responses and allowing them to test their social knowledge by helping the characters make good choices! It's really an engaging autism app, and kids with autism will not only receive great benefits from the...

Potty Training App: Social Story Eases Potty Worries

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Every parent knows that potty training is not the most fun thing to do. TouchAutism has created the Potty Training Social Story app to help ease the pain and show kids that it's really not that bad - everyone does it!Some autistic children have a tough time going potty in the toilet.That big, porcelain,...

4 FREE Social Stories and Life Skills iPad Apps

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This week's Free Apps List features Social Stories and life skills apps: 4 Free Social Stories and Life Skills Apps for Children With Special Needs.The iPad is great for children who are having difficulty with social situations in natural settings. Children respond to the interactive nature of these apps, and it encourages...

My Life Skills Box App for Special Needs Children

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My Life Skills Box is really a great resource for pre-created social stories, functional stories, and sequence cards. If your child has a hard time learning social skills in a natural setting, this iPad app can help. Included are some very common situations, such as brushing teeth or getting dressed.There are, essentially, two...

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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.