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This resource provides PowerPoint-based, voice-output communication displays (Core-48 + Fringe) that can be used conduct language training using 9 Melissa & Doug play kits. This resource can be displayed on an iPad using the FREE Microsoft PowerPoint app or on an interactive whiteboard such as TapIT.
Each page set includes linked 'category' pages: Friends/Family/Pronouns, Numbers/Colors/Shapes and Letters (querty keyboard layout). A template has been included to allow you to create your own page sets for additional toys. Instruction for adding student photos to the Friends/Family/Pronoun page are available on the Animated Step-by-Step Blog. http://animatedstepbysteps.blogspot.com/2019/01/adding-student-faces-to-voice-output.html
This Core + Fringe format provides 48 high frequency core vocabulary items (an expansion of the DLM Core 40 words) that are held constant across all pages within and across play sets. Fringe vocabulary are then added to each set to add specificity to the language used when interacting with a particular play set.
There are 4 versions of this resource reflecting four different color coding systems.
This is Version 3: Mayer-Johnson background color coding with colored figures
This resource is designed to complement the concept of Activity/Play Kits. http://bit.ly/PlayKits