The Language Express, developers of everyone's favorite social stories app (The Social Express) has just released...and by "just" I mean yesterday!...a real-life version of the Digital Problem Solver featured in The Social Express! In the app, the Digital Problem Solver was a tool to help the characters identify their emotions...
Description FREE Lights, Camera, Play! Toontastic is a Creative Learning tool that empowers kids to draw, animate, and share their own cartoons through imaginative play. ★★★ iTunes - App Store Hall of Fame ★★★ ★★★ NY Times - Top 10 iPad Apps of 2011 ★★★ ★★★ Parents' Choice - 2011 Silver Honor Award ★★★ ★★★ Children's Technology Review - 2011 Editor's Choice ★★★
"Kid in Story Book Maker makes it easy and fun to create visual stories to support learning, social modeling, and early literacy with your child as the star character." I have already used this app TWICE within the last 4 days with one of my students. It's really easy and engaging!
Writing Social Stories using Scribble Press for iPad: This would be a great activity for the kids to do on their iPad. They will get to use a drawing app that allows them to draw characters and make up their own stories. It'll be a great way to incorporate technology into the classroom, and give them a chance to work with it on their own.