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Create talking stories, class timetables or questions and answer games on this recordable bar.
Our Price: $53.64 (59.00 inc GST)

Product Code: EL00153

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WINNER of an NASEN Award 2011 - ICT Resource to support Teaching and Learning

Create talking stories, class timetables or questions and answer games on this recordable bar.

This multi functional learning tool is simple to use. Children or teachers can slot in up to six of their own images or words and then record a corresponding 10 second message per slot, and then just press to play back!

Ideal for hanging on the wall and perfect for sequencing activities eg : the events of the story.

Great for children with Autism to use as a visual timetable to organise their day.

Comes with 6 blank inserts.

Bar size: 11.5 x 56cm. Insert size: 7 x 8cm.

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What makes this resource stand out?

The innovative nature of this resource stems from its flexibility; it can be used in so many ways and in particular to support children with special needs.

It can be used as a visual timetable with audio functionality; the audio option will assist children with visual impairment and also help with recognition.

It can also be used as a simple audio bar for children with speech difficulties. Using the 6 different channels to record common phrases it can assist them throughout the day.

  • Create talking stories - place images that correlate to parts of the story in each of the slots and record the section of the story on each button.
  • Classroom timetables - have images and appropriate recordings for the times and subjects of lessons throughout the day.
  • Questions and answer games - place questions under each section and record the answer.
  • Phonics games - ask children to match the audio to the images.

WINNER of a NASEN Award 2011

Category - ICT Resource to support Teaching and Learning

NASEN is the leading organisation in the UK which aims to promote the education, training, advancement and development of all those with special and additional support needs.

The nominated resource:

- will be for learners aged 5 to 19
- will be effective in enabling access to the curriculum
- should improve the quality of the individual's learning experience
- should be innovative, motivating and age appropriate
- should be designed to be inclusive and accessible
- should be durable and good value for money

The judges deliberated long and hard about the eventual winner but the decision was unanimous in choosing the TTS Recordable Bar/Story Sequencer. Given its simplicity and usability, it is sure to find a home in many mainstream and special school classrooms. It can be used for a range of applications beyond story writing and is amazing value at the price. For schools looking to take advantage of the power of the spoken work this is the ideal tool to incorporate children's recordings into lesson activities in a straightforward manner.

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5 of 5 Fantastic potential March 28, 2021
Reviewer: Cameron Brown from Kallangur, QLD Australia  
This product has great potential to support students with additional needs in creating engaging and complete pieces of writing, to a level of student potential.

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5 of 5 March 5, 2019
Reviewer: Meg Houghton from Duranbah, NSW Australia  

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