SOLO

Use this product to provide supports for planning and organizing, transcription, and editing and revising. This program provides a library of outlining templates with both procedural and content prompts which can be reviewed with speech output. Drafts can be auto-created from the outline. Transcription legibility, accuracy and word fluency are supported with dynamic word prediction and an expandable library of topical word lists with the option of viewing suggestions by part of speech. Editing is supported with a spell check tool and a homonym checking tool. Other editing and revising tools include an editing guide and text-to-speech review of drafts.

Type: 
Product
Cost Range: 
$500+
Content Area: 
reading
writing
Grade Level: 
intermediate elementary
middle school
secondary
IDEA Disability Category: 
autism
emotional disturbance
major-other health impairment
specific learning disability
speech or language impairment
visual impairment
Instructional Support: 
electronic references and resources
multimedia products and projects
multiple formats of text and notation
organize and plan
Customizable Interface: 
adjustable rate
font size and/or color
Differentiation: 
adjustable skill levels
multiple activities and level
multiple user profiles
student control
teacher control
user data stored for progress monitoring
Drafting: 
draft can be created from note, web, or outline
graphic web organizer
Embedded Resources: 
bookmarks
e-dictionary
editing or revising guide
highlighting
outline template
text notes or tags
Text-Embedded Prompts: 
error prompts/auto corrections
spell check
Text to Speech: 
dynamic highlighting
multiple voices
reading rate control
reads graphics descriptions
reads instruction
reads menus and toolbars
synthesized
Word Prediction: 
customizable word list(s)
reads suggested/selected words
word cueing
National Writing Next Standards: 
editing and revising
planning and organizing
transcribing
Operating Systems: 
Macintosh
Windows (MS 98 and newer)
English Language Arts: 
Writing