Archive for the ‘Links’ Category

Music Games

Thursday, November 1st, 2007

I hesitate to say “game” because that, to me, implies some objective. My definition is probably too limited.

Here is a link to the Electroplankton music game/toy I mentioned in class. Please post other links to find to things like this.

If you could make your deaf child hear, would you?

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007

We’ll discuss the video on Thursday in class but we can begin the discussion here while it is fresh on our minds.

Also, look at this story over at MSNBC on “ Babies with made-to-order defects ”.

Wii Popular with Geriatric Gamers

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007

From CNN .

More on Rett Syndrome

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007

International Rett Syndrome Association

Karen Erickson on literacy for kids with disabilities

Thursday, August 30th, 2007

I think you will all agree Karen’s talk was really interesting today. Brainstorm about things we might do and be prepared to talk about them in class on Tuesday. Begin by sharing ideas here. I’ll send Karen the link so she can comment if she likes.

I think making a book would make a cool project. Look over the examples at Route 66 site and especially the demo link . I bet you could make a book that their readers would find really interesting. Making the tactile aids she described could be fun too.

If you have questions (or thanks) you want to direct to Karen send them to