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10 More iPad Apps for Children with Autism

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Achieve Beyond Pediatric Therapy and Autism Services serves children with special needs nationwide on a daily basis. With the invention of the iPad and rise of tablets in general many apps have been created to aid in developmental therapies of children on the Autistic spectrum. Here are 10 more apps that come highly recommended by Applied Behavior Analysts, BCBAs and special needs parents. If you have an app that has been beneficial to a child with special needs please feel free to post links to these apps below. Feel free to share these apps on your favorite social networks as well. 
 



1. Go Go Games

Go Go Games is an app consisting of multiple games specifically designed for kids on the autism spectrum. These games focus on
matching objects, which can be a difficult task for many people with Autism. 




2. Super Why

Super Why is an app that is great for children with Autism at all ages! The app allows the creation of artwork with your fingers through realistic crayons, markers, paint brushes, colored pencils, stickers, roller pens and more! This app is a fun way for children to draw and write words.  



3. Doodle Buddy

Doodle Buddy is a an app that allows kids to develop creativity and social game playing skills through drawing scribbling, writing coloring and even uploading pictures for stamps and stencils to be added on top. There are also other games included such as virtual mazes and connect the dots.


4. Model Me Going Places
Model Me Going Places is an app allows parents to create video scenes to" video model" scenarios for children on the autistic spectrum so the yare not as afraid of it when it actually occurs.  



5. Visual Schedule Planner

Visual Schedule Planner is an audiovisual calendar app that helps children on the autistic spectrum get through the week's tasks by visually
depicting all that needs to be done so they can more easily grasp the tasks. It is also a great reminder for the parents as well. 


6. Kid in Story

Kid in Story is an app that allows children to create visual stories to aid in social modeling, learning and reading skills. There are predesigned stories in addition to the ability to create your own story. It is an interactive and exciting app to unlock a child's creativity. 




7. Popplet


Popplet is an app that allows users to capture ideas, sort them visually, and collaborate with others in real time.



8. Fireworks

Fireworks is an app that lets you use your tapping to create a great fireworks show. Children can simply watch, direct
or tap on the screen to create an amazing show. You can add your own music and pictures to the app as well.


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Art in Motion

Art in Motion is an app that allows users to create scenes that come to life. Instead of still images all the creations
have movement and are interactive. There are many interactive elements that can be added to the shows. 




10. Predictable

Predictable is an app that voices text. Using a word prediction engine and switch access, Predictable meets the needs of a wide range of people using AAC, including those with MND / ALS, Cerebral Palsy and people with communication difficulties after a stroke or head injury


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About Achieve Beyond:

Achieve Beyond is an agency founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in providing pediatric therapy, autism and early intervention services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They
are dedicated to providing quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age.

Achieve Beyond was founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in pediatric and autism services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They are dedicated to providing
quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age. - See more at: http://www.achievebeyondusa.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=5&Itemid=664#sthash.nflX4c0B.dpuf
About Achieve Beyond:
Achieve Beyond was founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in pediatric and autism services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They are dedicated to providing
quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age. - See more at: http://www.achievebeyondusa.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=5&Itemid=664#sthash.nflX4c0B.dpuf
About Achieve Beyond:
Achieve Beyond was founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in pediatric and autism services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They are dedicated to providing
quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age. - See more at: http://www.achievebeyondusa.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=5&Itemid=664#sthash.nflX4c0B.dpuf
About Achieve Beyond:
Achieve Beyond was founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in pediatric and autism services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They are dedicated to providing
quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age. - See more at: http://www.achievebeyondusa.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=5&Itemid=664#sthash.nflX4c0B.dpuf
About Achieve Beyond:
Achieve Beyond was founded by Dr. Trudy Font-Padron in 1995 and remains a family run company. Achieve Beyond is a
leader in pediatric and autism services in New York, California,Texas ,Virginia and Maryland. They are dedicated to providing
quality evaluations and therapeutic / educational services to children ages birth to 21 years of age. - See more at: http://www.achievebeyondusa.com/index.php?option=com_easyblog&view=entry&id=5&Itemid=664#sthash.nflX4c0B.dpu
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