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Using Clicker 4 to teach children the scan method of accessing a computer.

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Auditory Processing: Soundtracks
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Eight In A Row: Developing Pre-Reading Skills
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Concepts: Things that Go Together
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Speech Language Therapy: Controlling Vocalizations
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Visual Stimulation and Cause and Effect In One Toy!
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Speech Language Therapy: Beginning Assentive Communication Tip
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Age Appropriate Switches
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Beginning To Use Switch Adapted Toys With Children With Special Needs

Since some children are easily distracted, it is best to remove distractions and setup toys in a manner that will keep the child interested and focused.  In order to make a switch adapted toy stand out from the rest of the environment during play, place dark colored toys on a light surface, such as a towel.  Place light colored toys on a dark surface.  This will make it easier for children to see the cause and effect of pressing the switch activating the toy. There are many switch adapted to choose from - ranging from a cuddly bunny to a fierce dinosaur!

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