Inside an SLP's iPad

This is a collection of apps that are on Kim's iPad and used with children frequently. Any engaging app can be used to enhance and develop communication skills - the trick is to keep the process interactive and "learn together."

 Feel free to search by one of these possible uses for communication development: 

  • target sound sequences
  • length of utterance
  • syntactic (grammar) 
  • semantic (vocabulary)
  • pragmatic (use of language)
  • global effective communication
  • interaction & engagement
  • narrating/storytelling
  • social understanding
  • understanding language
  • intonation / rhythm
  • other

  • Price
  • Switch to grid layout
  • Swtich to table layout
Price: $ 0.99

Child chooses colors and the app fills in colors chosen without needing to stay in the lines

Price: $ 2.99

uses short videos to illustrate concepts arranged alphabetically - This one is transportation but others themes are available.

Price: $ 0.00

Record you and/or your child's voice and make your own video with a large library of icons, pictures, music, etc. Great for older children.

Price: $ 2.99

Great interactive story with special effects and lots of surprises! Move slowly through each page.

Price: $ 0.00

Neon drawing app with special effects. Colorful and motivating.

Price: $ 0.00

Shows different cartoon faces with emotions that animate when touched.

Price: $ 0.00

This is an educational app to create your own or use other people's flashcards and games - It has lots of applications and can be individualized. There is also a preschool/kindergarten version.

Price: $ 0.99

Singing grasshoppers, underground mazes, connect the dots - For some strange reason, children frequently choose this activity.

Price: $ 2.99

Lots of different activities that are engaging - Bugs and Buttons is a companion app - Available in a bundle

Price: $ 3.99

Culturally relevant content - highly motivating 

Price: $ 30.99

This app works on grammar and sentence formation. While developed for written expression, it can also be used for verbal expression. 

Price: $ 0.00

This is similar to the ColorForm sets of yesteryear. After a scene is created with stickers, the scene can become animated.