Assistive Technology Resources

  • Royal National Institute for the Blind (RNIB) (Free)

    by: RNIB

    SubjectCommunity of Practice
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification, VoiceOver/Screen Reader
    PlatformWebsite
    Age RangeTeachers

    RNIB is a charity and has three clear priorities: to stop people from losing their sight unnecessarily, support blind and partially sighted people to live independently, and create an inclusive society.

    www.rnib.org.uk
  • Sago Mini Sound Box (Paid)

    by: Sago Sago

    SubjectLeisure/Recreation, POHI/CI, Visual Skills
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangePreschool

    Music, calming, cause/effect. This musical box of sound surprises is perfect for toddlers! Introduce children to sound and music with this magical app – just shake, rattle, and tap! Listen for cheerful chimes, horns, drums, animals, and more.

    download Sago Mini Sound Box (Paid)  on the App Store
  • Scientific+Calculator (Paid)

    by: Thomas Tsopanakis

    SubjectMath
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Magnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangePreschool, Elementary, Secondary, Teachers

    The most powerful calculator designed with simplicity and functionality.

    download Scientific+Calculator (Paid)  on the App Store
  • ScratchJr (Free)

    by: Scratch Foundation

    SubjectComputer Science
    Accessibility FeatureMagnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangeElementary

    ScratchJr is an introductory programming language that enables young children (ages 5-7) to create their own interactive stories and games.

    download ScratchJr (Free)  on the App Store
  • See It (Paid)

    by: James Penguin

    SubjectILS, Utility
    Accessibility FeatureVoiceOver/Screen Reader, Magnification
    PlatformiOS
    Age RangePreschool, Elementary, Secondary, Teachers

    See It is a handheld video magnifier that works by streaming a real time video feed to your iPhone or iPad's screen from your device's back-facing camera. You can zoom the feed in and out, and apply image filters to make things easier to see.

    download See It (Paid)  on the App Store