Visual Cue Lite
By Sanghoon Lee
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Visual Cue Lite - free version of Visual Cue; transitional toy for visual thinkers powered by professionally tailored images
From now on, you can enjoy over 50 best fit, recognizable images specially prepared for Visual Cue app i.e., great looking objects and basic schedules for hygiene activities including wash hands and brush teeth through in app purchase. We plan to keep adding new images based on priority and popularity. If you want to enjoy full features without bothering ads or additional in app purchase, try full version - Visual Cue.
This is a brand new way to give a visual cue for non-verbal children and/or visual thinkers!!!
Who is a visual thinker?
Research by Child Development Theorist suggests that less than 30% of the population strongly uses visual/spatial thinking, another 45% uses both visual/spatial thinking and thinking in the form of words, and 25% thinks exclusively in words. - Wikipedia
Why is it sometimes so hard to get kids to follow a verbal direction?
It might be because they are visual thinkers. They can get more information through a picture than a few words.
So, we are proudly providing five useful tools for them to communicate through pictures, it is a combination of multiple tools as follows and keep growing:
*. [new] Working For:
It is a simple two-part board that communicates to children what they are doing now and what they will be doing next. The board is effective in letting children know what to expect without overwhelming them with a number of activities. The board can be used to increase motivation by providing a reinforcing activity after an activity that is less reinforcing (by in app purchase.)
*. [new] Touch Choice
You can make more than 4 items on choice board featured by smooth arrangement with numbers for counting item. For example, you can create a glossary shopping list with visible item with number to purchase, working activity with time, and so on (by in app purchase.)
*. Visual Cue: prompt using pictures
Show the picture of destination rather than repeatedly saying “We are going to go to the school.”
*. First ~ Then: simple cause and result
Let them know what’s going to happen after they accomplish one thing using a sequential picture though “First ~ Then.” You can show the first image as a condition to have the second one. It makes them understand clearly what they need to do for the compensation as a contingency.
*. Which One? Dude, we are living in the lots of choice!
Give them a choice via pictures. You can show them as many as 4 pictures to choose from. If they are non-verbal then it is hard to know what they want or where they want to go, etc. Suddenly they are happy to get the freedom of choice and it makes your life easier by seamless communication.
*. Count Up: another token system with rewarding animation and sound
Do you want to encourage a good behavior by visual cue framework? You can add a star by tapping and give an interesting reward when predefined number of stars has reached.
*. Count Down: a timekeeper for transition
Hard time at transition? This count down tool will remind them how much time they have left until they need to stop playing or to go home. You can count it down by tapping manually until 0.
*. Visual Scheduler: a guide map for visual thinkers
Not enough with a couple of pictures? You can make a story line of what to do or what’s going on in the next couple of hours or even for days. This tool provides an easier way to add, remove, change the sequence in order to maximize flexibility.
*. Visual Timer: Progressive image with timer
You can choose your favorite image as a timer background, it also supports alarm.
*** We believe you can build your own library by taking a photo, adding a image from photo album, or downloading from internet. If you want, you can share all your library using QR code.
*** Technical Support: We value your feedback, so please email us at email@example.com
What's New in Version 6.1
- Now Visual Cue Lite has a voice. It will read all images by their titles.
- Update for iOS 9
- Bug fixes for iPad image picker i.e., camera.
Thank you Lisa, your help was invaluable!
- Category: Education
- Updated: 07 October 2015
- Version: 6.1
- Size: 21.5 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Sanghoon Lee
- © 2015 Autism Made Easy
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.