DIY from Uncommon Sense
These are all semi-simple projects that we've done, that have worked.
DIY from Uncommon Sense
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Semi-homemade preschool style calendar area, including homemade word cards that feature AAC symbols.
Calendar Area, Education Student, Schedule, Calendar Activities, Homemade Calendar, Inclusive Classroom, Aac User, Aac Symbols, Preschool Style
1. This is a homemade calendar board that uses AAC symbols. 2. I think that this would be great to use in an inclusion classroom since both the general education students can use it, and so can the AAC users.
Simple DIY solution that will prevent accidental hits on the iPad
Free App, Fine Motor
Student: Lacking muscle control or fine motor skills Environment: any Task: Using an iPad or other touch screen device Tool: Students could use a glove with just one finger cut off so that they will be able to touch the screen and if their other fingers touch the screen it would not interfere with what they are doing.
This is the visual schedule set-up that we use. Frame w/fabric, velcro, and homemade word cards incorporating AAC symbols.
Visual Schedules, Activities Boards, Speech Ideas, Schedule Incorporated, Uncommon Sense, Aac Symbols, Diy, Incorporated Aac, Velcro Ideas
Uncommon Sense: DIY: Creating a Visual Schedule (incorporating AAC symbols)
Simple step-by-step tutorial for how to load and save videos on an iPad.
Ideas, Internet Site, Download Videos, Website, Assistant Technology, Saving Videos, How To, Preschool Technology, Saving Youtube
How to save youtube videos to watch sans internet from laptop or iphone/ipad
Visual chart that can be tailored to address behavioral issues (ours was feeding stubbornness). Created by our SLP!
Feeding Stubborn, Meals Ideas, Address Behavior, Behavior Issues, Kids Meals, Feeding Dramas, Uncommon Sense, Eaters Strategies, Picky
Just a master list of the ways that we communicate with our nonverbal child.
Nonverbal Child, Special Education, Autism Info, Nonverbal Girls, Slp Stuff, Autism Intervention, Master Lists, Daycares Ideas, Autism Interval
Uncommon Sense: How we talk with our (mostly) nonverbal girl
The Word Book. A picture card solution that supported Maya's vocabulary (which was limited by picture boards). This was an ideal solution while we were searching for the perfect app/device.
Speech Teaching, Speech Languages, Cards Solutions, Style Start, Pictures Cards, Communication Book, Speech Therapy, Speechie Ideas, Pecs Style
great look at a pecs style start up for a family to try
Uncommon Sense: Introducing the Word Book! (Or, how to make your own communication book)
The Word Book. A picture card solution that supported Mayas vocabulary (which was limited by picture boards). This was an ideal solution while we were searching for the perfect app/device.
A simple DIY PEC modification for small hands that can't manage flat PECs.
3Rd Ness, Foam Rubber, Autism, Happy Maya, Uncommon Sense, Aac Ideas, Rubber Alphabet, Blog, Fantastic Mom
Uncommon Sense: Busy-ness, Crafty-ness, ____________ (I really wanted a 3rd -ness, but I've got nothing)
Our second attempt at household labels, soon to be replaced with our new symbol language and phrases instead of nouns.
Symbols Languages, Second Attempt, Uncommon Sense, Households Labels, Languages Development, English Languages, Labels Projects
Uncommon Sense: A DIY label project that I can help you with
How we made a magnetic chalkboard wall