My Reading Coach is consistent with the Orton-Gillingham approach to reading. It is a structured, flexible, mastery-based, multi-sensory educational software program that provides a virtual reading specialist and speech pathologist to every student. Embedded Teacher Intelligence™ individualizes instruction to help each student reach grade level in the skill areas of phonemic awareness, phonics sounds and rules, vocabulary, word Structure, syntactic processing and reading comprehension.
Use this talking word processor with associated word pictures or animations. A library of onscreen grids provides word banks, sentence structure and story writing activities. Designed for assisting all students with reading skills, it is compatible with switches and scanning methods.
Use this multi-modal reading program for struggling readers who require opportunities to practice new skills. Activities address the same skill sets in different ways to achieve skill mastery.
World's largest online accessible library of copyrighted content for people with print disabilities. Collection has over 90,000 digital books including textbooks, children's books, literature, popular books, special collections, newspapers and magazines that can be easily downloaded in DAISY or BRF formats. Membership is free for U.S. students with qualified print disabilities, and members get free reading software for PC and Mac.
Mac OS X Snow Leopard includes VoiceOver 3 - an updated version of Apple's screen-access technology. VoiceOver 3 includes new features such as gesture support, braille display mirroring, spoken hints, autospeaking web pages, web page summaries, web table support, customizable verbosity and more. Additional new features allow collaboration between sighted and low-vision users by providing visual cues, captions, and a braille panel.
Academy of Reading is designed to help at-risk students build fluency in reading foundation skills in five core areas defined by the National Reading Panel. Options for delivering individualized training experience for each student based on needs/deficits. Intervention approach focuses on skills development and motivation; provides strategies to help schools meet AYP goals.
Dolphin Publisher offers versatile DAISY publishing features for experienced publishers, colleges, employers or disability service providers who provide for a wide range of students or staff members. Users can: convert material to DAISY format from html, text, rtf and doc files; insert footnotes, page numbering and pop-up pictures; add images and synchronize them with audio and text; mix human audio with synthetic audio; use synthesized speech or record your own narration.
Dolphin EasyConverter allows users to create versions of learning printed learning materials that can be converted to Braille, MP3, large print or DAISY digital talking book. This can be done in two ways, either from electronic files on the user's computer or from printed documents scanned in to Microsoft Word. Once the file is created, users can output it in any format they choose, making this a possible solution for classrooms with a wide variety of learning needs for reading.
The Dolphin EasyReader allows users to read DAISY digital talking books on their PC or laptop without having to purchase a stand-alone DAISY player for reading.
These interactive talking dictionaries help improve reading and writing skills. Over 40,000 definitions can be pronounced to learn vocabulary. Includes an automatic phonetic spell corrector and an animated handwriting guide that demonstrates print and cursive. Some products also include rhyme finders, five word-building games, and a vocabulary word list that users can create. Works with headphones (not included) for privacy. Ideal for ages 6-10.