Resources

DEC 01 2021

Tip of the Month December 2021 - Using your AAC device at Christmas

Posted by: Shauna McCabe in Tip of the Month Families Preschool resources School aged resources

01 December 2021

Christmas is a fantastic, fun time of the year where people who use AAC can join in on all the commotion! Here are some ideas on how everyone can get involved over the festive season.

Christmas is a fantastic, fun time of the year where people who use AAC can join in on all the commotion! Here are some ideas on how everyone can get involved over the festive season.

NOV 01 2021

Tip of the Month November 2021 - Supporting Receptive Language

Posted by: Bridget Thompson in Tip of the Month Preschool resources School aged resources

01 November 2021

Receptive language is the ability to understand information. It involves understanding the words, sentences and meaning of what others say or of what you read.

Receptive language is the ability to understand information. It involves understanding the words, sentences and meaning of what others say or of what you read.

SEP 01 2021

Tip of the Month - September 2021 - Masking a low tech AAC system

Posted by: Jessamy Bell in Tip of the Month Preschool resources Low Tech Resources School aged resources

01 September 2021

Masking is the process of hiding specific words or symbols on an AAC system – it’s a fancy way of saying ‘covering up some of the words for a short while’. Masking should only ever be a temporary measure to support language d...

Masking is the process of hiding specific words or symbols on an AAC system – it’s a fancy way of saying ‘covering up some of the words for a short while’. Masking should only ever be a temporary measure to support language d...

AUG 18 2021

Resources for COVID-19

We know that many of us are feeling anxious or nervous with the latest developments around the COVID19 Pandemic. These feelings may also be felt by the people we are working with, some of which may find it difficult to unders...

We know that many of us are feeling anxious or nervous with the latest developments around the COVID19 Pandemic. These feelings may also be felt by the people we are working with, some of which may find it difficult to unders...

AUG 01 2021

Tip of the Month - August 2021 - Using Fun apps to motivate communication

Posted by: Jessamy Bell in Tip of the Month Preschool resources School aged resources

01 August 2021

Communication should be fun! Think about all the reasons you communicated today – greeting people, sharing something funny that happened to you yesterday, requesting your favourite coffee and more!

Communication should be fun! Think about all the reasons you communicated today – greeting people, sharing something funny that happened to you yesterday, requesting your favourite coffee and more!

OCT 05 2020

Tip of the Month - October 2020 - CORE-AOKE

This is a fantastic resource we have just discovered from the ACC Family Fun playlists. Thank you team – this is very cool! This team have made multiple playlists in Youtube of songs that have a core vocabulary chorus you can...

This is a fantastic resource we have just discovered from the ACC Family Fun playlists. Thank you team – this is very cool! This team have made multiple playlists in Youtube of songs that have a core vocabulary chorus you can...

JUN 08 2020

Tip of the Month - June 2020 - Shared reading with Shared Tar Heel Reader

Posted by: Polly Thomas in Tip of the Month Preschool resources School aged resources

08 June 2020

Shared Reading is an evidence-based intervention that can help improve language, communication, and interaction skills. During shared reading, adults focus on maximizing interaction page-by-page while working toward helping s...

Shared Reading is an evidence-based intervention that can help improve language, communication, and interaction skills. During shared reading, adults focus on maximizing interaction page-by-page while working toward helping s...