Talking Train

I’ve used (and even reviewed) apps by this developer before, so I was excited to hear they had a new app coming out and wanted me to review it! Life got in the way, so it has already been out a couple months now, but I am still thrilled to share it with you.

App: Talking Train

What It Is: An app that features a train with an engine and three cars that can be customized to promote story-telling, sequencing, and more by all4mychild.

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Timer+ Touch HD

Many of you who follow me on Twitter know that I’ve spent the past year working with preschoolers in their homes and will soon be transitioning to a medical setting working mostly with adults. Less of you probably know I have also worked since high school as a direct support staff with adults with developmental disabilities. My experiences with that population (in group homes and community habilitation) was actually the main reason I chose the field of speech-language pathology. Unfortunately, most app review sites (including my own) focus on two age groups: childhood and geriatrics. The app I’m about to review can be used with people of any age and cognitive level; however, I’d like to emphasize the ways it can be used with the people that have motivated me for 5+ years.

What It Is: A visual timer by SixAxis. 

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