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Assistive Tech Tips: Info for students who use switches to access a computer

Hello,
We hope that you are staying sane and safe! We are sharing information for our students who use switches to access a computer so that they can participate in computer activities during remote learning by using a standard mouse or iPad:
1. How to make a "Mouse House" and How to use your mouse house to play single switch games on the computer:

a. Print tutorial: http://www.lburkhart.com/mhouse.htm
 
2. How to use your "mouse house" to play single switch games on the computer:
b. Links to activities shown in the tutorial:
HelpKidzLearn: https://www.helpkidzlearn.com/early-years/changing-shapes


2. How to make the screen of your iPad turn into a touch switch and how to use the "iPad screen touch switch" to play with apps on your iPad.
Video Tutorial: https://drive.google.com/file/d/155PV8UdnEVXXV2jq9Id7t50Ps9lKoqUG/view?usp=sharing
Printed Tutorial: https://www.ablenetinc.com/mwdownloads/download/link/id/89/
*info shared by Stefanie Olsen, Assistive Technology specialist at LittleLight House school.*

We hope that our parents and teachers of switch users find this information helpful!
 
The ATRC Team