Touch Trainer ($6.99) – a simple app for teaching how to use a touch screen – especially for those with pointing difficulties.

AutismApps (FREE) – an app database of apps designed for and useful to persons with autism.  Broken into categories.

Color Dots (.99) – a simple app that helps with eye-hand coordination, turn taking, and joint attention.  Have fun popping bubbles.  Mesmerizing!

7 responses »

  1. Adriene Fern says:

    For those students struggeling with organization and writing cohesive paragraphs then essays, I highly recommend Kidspiration! Great graph organizer.

  2. Nancy Munro says:

    We are just getting ready to launch a new tool to help kids practice social conversations. I’d love your opinion on this please visit the demo page of Mobi-RolePlay http://www.mobi-roleplay.com/demo we are open to feedback from anyone and would love additional ideas on various scripts to write for development levels and conversations that you’d like to see added.

  3. Julie says:

    Hi Leigh and All
    Here’s yet another one with numerous apps….
    http://livebinders.com/play/play/40388

    Enjoy Julie.
    P.S. Love your posts…you have a beautiful way with words!

  4. Ann Power Smith says:

    Hi Leigh, For potty training kids with communication delays, please the the See Me Go Potty app. http://avakid.com/products.html Best, Ann

  5. Lee Blunt says:

    Hi Leigh.. Have a look at http://www.squidalicious.com/2011/01/ipad-apps-for-autism-spreadsheet-of.html. Takes all the “work” out of tracking each new individual asd related app. Hope it helps. Cheers… Lee

  6. CTOGuy says:

    I would put Dragon Naturally Speaking at the top of the list

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