Let;s Talk Communication On the Run

Webmaster Around Town, Bathroom/Hygiene, Books/Literacy, Feelings, Food/Mealtime, Holidays, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills, Vacation/Travel Leave a Comment

Simple modification, DYNAMIC results!  Through simple modification and design, this activity page set not only allows you to participate in everyday conversations, but also in actions or activities as they happen!  With the simple addition of a “white board” space, communication partners can easily add simple vocabulary through doodle or quick illustrations that will allow users to comment on whatever …

Computer time

Webmaster Books/Literacy, Feelings, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills Leave a Comment

This Smart Activity was designed to take advantage of the highly motivating “computer time”  and uses it to promote self avocation.  Originally created for use by school age children, this activity can be easily modified for all ages.  Users can make comments and express preferences while using CD’s, word processing software, or surfing on the web.  Activity page sets encourage …

Let’s Talk: Circle Time

Webmaster Around Town, Books/Literacy, Feelings, Holidays, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills, Vacation/Travel Leave a Comment

Created for children in an early learning environment, this page set is full of fun communication interactions.  Activities include identifying shapes, colors, and commenting about stories.  The page set also allows students to join in and sign their favorite songs during song time as well as talk about the weather and  appropriate clothing for the day. Printable File(s): CT-MESSAGE MAP …

Early Learning Language

Webmaster Around Town, Bathroom/Hygiene, Books/Literacy, Feelings, Food/Mealtime, Holidays, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills, Vacation/Travel Leave a Comment

This smart activity was created for use by primary school aged children.  Promoting improved language skills through the provision of appropriate vocabulary and more.  This activity allows students to comment and participate in various daily classroom activities, including table work, art, “carpet time”, and calendar.  It also includes vocabulary and visual scenes of many commonly used centers, including dramatic play/ …

Journal Writing

Webmaster Around Town, Books/Literacy, Feelings, Food/Mealtime, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills Leave a Comment

Inspired by morning journaling and teacher written “end of day” reports, Smart/Starts: Journaling allows students the ability to compose their own journals.  With overlays that include weather information, current school events/activities, feelings for the day, and more, this set empowers students to share their day and more.  Students can share their day with parents, friends, and teachers.  This set can …

Current Events: News -2-You

Webmaster Books/Literacy, Feelings, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills Leave a Comment

Draw your students into classroom participation and conversation with this activity page set.  It contains all the vocabulary needed for participation in the classroom news source, News-2 You.  Encompassing the cirriculum, this page set allows students to participate in reading, language, math, and many other classroom subjects in the papers familiar format.  Utilizing visual scene layouts students will be able …

Next Steps

Webmaster Bathroom/Hygiene, Books/Literacy, Feelings, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills Leave a Comment

This Smart activity was created to help take learning to the next level and is appropriate for any school aged student addressing reading, math, writing and/or time telling skills.  This page set includes: An editable time page which can be used when teaching how to tell time or when indicating when daily events occur, creating a unique interactive communication activity …

With The Family

Webmaster Around Town, Bathroom/Hygiene, Books/Literacy, Feelings, Food/Mealtime, Holidays, People/Jobs/Roles, School, Social Skills, Vacation/Travel Leave a Comment

Providing six levels of communication that encourage children to appropriately express themselves in a home setting, Smart Stars/With the Family empowers children to interact.  This page set provides vocabulary that allows children to choose desired clothing, talk about events, favorite television shows, play with friends and more! Created to promote carryover of appropriate conversational interactions to the home setting, they …