Ipad Apps for students with special needs: *

Apps for older students- Please see Apps for older students

Money- the following apps enable students to identify coins, make change, add money and can be leveled based upon ability.
Bills and Coins
Make Change
Kids Money
Coins Genius
Jungle Coins
Coin Math
Jungle Time
Apple in our hour hands
Telling Time HD
Basic Operations: Most of these apps include visual pictures to help students with their basic operations.
Math Magic
Kids Math
Mad Math Lite
Math app- multiplication
Math series- sequencing
Park Math
Think Big
Visual Math
123 Tracer-
Splashmath First Grade FREE- apps for grades 1-4- comprehensive paid app $9.99
Opposites Ocean
Analogy- uses pictures for younger students and words for older students.
Pattern Recognition grades K-2- excellent for beginning readers.
Word families- recommend the free version- introduces word families through spelling, flashcards and unscramble words.
Spell Blocks- based on Dolch spelling words from pre primer-third grade
Sight Words-another Dolch sight word game
Pocket Phonic- one of my favorites!! Allows for more than one player- letter sounds, writing and word games!
MeeGenius- storybooks- includes a library of books with narration and word highlighting
PatternSearch a more difficult pattern search
Popplet a fantastic graphic organizer that allows students to include text, pictures, and their own drawings
Time ReadingK-4 practice fluency by reading short, timed stories so students can focus on comprehension rather than decoding.
Word Magic- best for K-2- includes levels, phonetics, missing letters, word length challenge time
iplay& Sing great for non-readers- includes a variety of games- tracing, sing a long to nursery rhymes, sequencing and more
Storyrobe- create your own stories using pictures and your voice
Sequencing- consists of 5 categories alphabet, numbers, shapes, addition and subtraction with multiple levels
Writing Prompts-helps students work on their creative writing- includes scene elements, sketches, genres, and over 500 creative writing promts
Spelling good for grades 5-7
Flash card Touch easy to use create your own cards with a built in on-line dictionary+ access to Quizlet.com
Logic- 5 games Colors, numbers, letters, pictures and figures includes 5 different languages
Grammar Up uses a game format to work on pronouns, nouns, verbs, etc.
General Ed
Teach Me Kindergarten and First Grade- class favorite keeps track of 4 students addition, subtraction, sight words, and spelling
Brain Pop learn something new each day with a daily featured movie
Dragon Dictation-need Internet connection speak and your words will be written.
iTalk- tape recorder
Speak It write your essay then listen to help you edit
Write Pad- handwriting recognition
Notability- great notetaking app includes text, audio, handwriting, picture insert, built in web browser
Evernote- fantastic syncs with your computer, phone and iPad- remember everything
DOCas- NEW notetaking app great filing capability, beautiful handwriting, text, insert pictures and audio
InClass-organize your schedule, share your notes, keep track of all of your classes
Noteshelf-keep different notebooks for every subject, handwriting app, wrist guard protection, wide variety of paper styles
Nudge- need to remember something nudge is the answer
Study Aid- quick easy flashcard program
My Homeworksyncs with myhomeworkapp.com receive homework notifications, time and block schedules
AudioNote for older students record your lectures while taking notes either handwriting or text
Notifyeasily imports extensive formats from PDF's to Power Point, has handwriting recognition, audio a great app but also for older students
Proloquo2go- a gift to the student who is non-verbal- boardmaker at your finger tips
Kindergarten.com- a fantastic site with from flashcards to receptive language, to problem solving
Story Builder- improve higher level abstractions by inferences, use of audio clips to increase auditory processing.
Question Builderlearn to answer abstract questions and create responses on inferences
Sentence Builderhelp to build grammatically correct sentences Please note there is now a Sentence Builder for eens
Super Whyhelps to work on critical thinking skills
Talking Gina an engaging app that repeats what you say
Model Me Going Placesvisual teaching tool to help children navigate challenging locations in the community
Hidden CurriculumConversation starters about the countless "unwritten social rules" we encounter everyday
Stories2Learn make your own social story
iMovie iPad 2 only: great for teachers to video students so they can see and discuss their behaviors
See Touch Learnmakes traditional picture cards obsolete- helps teach children new words and concepts and foster self expression
MemBlock=train your brain, four levels, four sound options
Memory Technique- FREE- great visual pictures recall up to 50 items
SimonMusic- similar to MemBlock but with musical instruments
After Me HDlike Simon but helps to improve memory skills and basic words