Kiddie Countdown Visual Timer If you have a child with special needs you now how difficult transitions are. Children with special needs, especially children with autism have difficulty with moving from one activity or event to another. An effective solution to help with transitions has been the use of visual timers. Visual timers help teach the concept of time to children with special needs. It also gives them an understanding that every activity is limited to a set amount of time.
Visual schedule with activity timers is an easy and fun way to build visual schedules on your iPad. Children with developmental delays or other special needs feel comforted by knowing what comes next. The great part is tasks that need to be completed in a certain amount of time, a timer can be added to the picture. I am going to have to purchase this app for some of my students.
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This is such a great way to tell students what they can do after they have finished an activity, without having to take time out of your lesson to remind them. Also, it lets you change what their options are every day or even after every subject.