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1-2-3 Puzzle Blocks

The 1-2-3 Puzzle Blocks are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes a wooden storage box and 10 two-piece wooden puzzles (one each for the numbers 0 through 9 ). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the number with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 2.5 x 4.75 inches and the box is 14 x 5.75 x 1 inch.

1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter (Model G2011)

The 1-2-3-4-5 Ring Counter, model G2011, is a math skills game for children with learning and physical disabilities. The toy consists of a plain hardwood block with five vertical posts of varying height and 15 colored wood rings. The numerals one through five are painted on the side of the block in five different colors corresponding to the ring colors. Children must place the rings, grouped by color to correspond to each numeral painted on the block, on the correct post. The game teaches simple

15 Numbers

15 Numbers is an educational math puzzle game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This game is completely self-voicing, so a separate screen reader program is not necessary. The player has 15 numbers, 1 through 15, on two game boards called the task board and the work board. The task board shows the 15 numbers arranged in a specific pattern that the player must match using the work board. The work board has the same 15 numbers mixed up with one empty slot, a

2-Piece Fan Card Holder Set

The 2-Piece Fan Card Holder Set are playing card holders designed for use by individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities or arthritis. The set comprises two brightly colored plastic holders which fan out to hold up to 15 cards. The fan can be held or placed on the table. DIMENSIONS: Card holder is 8 x 4 inches. COLOR: Blue.

3-D Pentomino Puzzle

The 3-D Pentomino Puzzle is a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This 12-piece three-dimensional puzzle forms hundred of combination, sharpening geometry and problem-solving skills. The set includes a guide with fifty puzzles in three levels of difficulty.

3D Feel & Find (Model 5060)

The 3D Feel & Find, model 5060, is a tactile discrimination training activity designed for use by children from age 3 years old and older with sensory or neurological disabilities. The set includes 20 printed tiles with 20 matching wooden shapes (10 geometric and 10 object shapes) and a cloth drawstring bag. The child is given or selects printed tiles and then reaches into the bag to find the corresponding shapes by touch. The difficulty of the activity may be increased or decreased by the n

4-Piece Round Card Holder

The 4-Piece Round Card Holder Set is a set of playing card holders designed for use by individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities. The set is comprised of four brightly colored plastic discs which hold the playing cards together. The holders are made of two plastic disks with foam pads in between them. DIMENSIONS: Discs are 2.5 inches. WEIGHT: 0.5 ounce each.

A-B-C Puzzle Blocks

The A-B-C Puzzle Blocks are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes a wooden storage box and 26 two-piece wooden puzzles (one for each letter of the alphabet). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the letter with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 2 x 3.25 inches and the box is 11.25 x 4.75 x 2.25 inches.

A-Z Panels

A-Z Panels are tactile puzzles designed to teach letters and numbers and enhance fine motor skills for individuals with physical, cognitive or sensory disabilities. This puzzle helps children to master letter shapes and sequence with tall letters that fit into a square frame. The high contrasting colors (blue on yellow and yellow on blue) are ideal for children with low vision. It also encourages the development of organizational skills ans promotes fine hand movement and manipulation. There are

Abacus Attack

Abacus Attack is a math game designed for use by students who are blind or have low vision. Designed to reinforce math facts and abacus skills for students in grades one through six, the game is played on a magnetic board with large print and a braille overlay. The student uses game pieces to travel to "Attack Alley." Each space on the board has a raised shape. Upon landing on the shape, the student answers a math problem from the enclosed cards. Math problems are included for all elementary gra

Abc Carpet

The ABC Carpet is an educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes the carpet with a square representing each letter of the alphabet (upper and lower case) and a corresponding picture and a set of matching square pieces. Designed to encourage coordination development and matching and letter-recognition skills, the carpet and pieces are crafted of 100 percent polyester double stitched over dense foam backing. The carpet folds for storage and a zippered

Adapted Puzzle

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable children with limited hand or finger control to play with puzzles independently. One wooden knob is attached to each puzzle piece in a spot where the picture is not obscured. The knob can be attached with either self-adhesive Velcro or using a hot glue gun. To use Velcro, cut pieces of Velcro the size of the knob. Place the smooth side of the Velcro on the puzzle. Secure the Velcro with a firm push, or heat with a blow dryer. To glue the handle in

All About You Game (Model Lsg4)

All About You, model LSG4, is a personal skills and independent living skills tutorial program in a board game format designed to help people with cognitive disabilities develop independent living and social skills necessary to function in an integrated environment. The program encourages players to engage in age-appropriate conversation to increase self-esteem. Topics include learning to be more independent, learning to be more thoughtful, respecting the rights and feelings of others, making an

All-Turn-It Spinner

The All-Turn-It Spinner is a switch adapted game spinner designed to enable children and adults with physical disabilities to play commercially available popular games and specially-designed games. The spinner features a built-in control switch, but it may also be controlled by any external single switch (sold separately) plugged into the external jack. The durable plastic spinner features a built-in stand for easy viewing and the arrow and the overlay spin independently of one another with each

Alpha Animals Game (Model 617A)

The Alpha Animals Game, model 617a, is an alphabet board game designed to build vocabulary for individuals with a learning disability. Kids test their knowledge of animals by naming animals that begin with a specific letter. It challenges players by offering easy and not so easy questions. This game is meant for two to four players.

Alphabet Puzzle Cards

Alphabet Puzzle Cards are puzzles with large peieces designed for use with children with low vision or upper extremity disabilities. This set includes 26 two-piece carboard puzzles (one for each letter of the alphabet). These self-checking puzzles require children to match the letter with the corresponding picture. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 1 7/8 x 3.25 inches.

Alphabet Toss 'n' Play Activity Set

The Alphabet Toss 'N' Play Activity Set is a bean bag game designed for use by children with upper extremity or perceptual disabilities. The set includes a vinyl floor mat, four canvas bean bags, a game and activity book, and a storage box. The double-sided floor mat is printed with bright graphics with the entire alphabet in a large center square; the square is framed by pictures corresponding to each letter. The reverse side of the mat is printed with a triangular board divided into five numb

Alphaboxes

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To teach braille letter recognition to pre-readers. The activity uses a container with six compartments to represent a braille cell (a muffin tin or a plastic box divided into three rows of two compartments each).Children arrange objects starting with the corresponding letter in the compartment(s) to match the pattern of the braille letter. The number of items used corresponds to the number of dots that form the letter. For example, one plastic apple might represent the

Animal Beanbags

Animal Beanbags are a bean bag game designed to provide tactile stimulation, sensory integration activity and upper extremity strengthening for individuals with physical or neurological disabilities. These frog- and turtle-shaped bean bags are sold in separate sets of six. Each bean bag has a soft vinyl cover for better hand contact and a more tactile feel and is filled with soft rounded pellets. DIMENSIONS: 5 inches long. COLOR: The frog set includes one each in red, yellow, blue, green, purpl

Animated Puzzles Cd-Rom

The Animated Puzzles CD-Rom is a computer video game designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, or cognitive disabilities. Animated Puzzles offers photo-realistic images from a collection of 55 pictures which are scrambled into a choice of 12, 24, 48, or 96 pieces, with the challenge increasing with the number of pieces. The 48- and 96-piece puzzles are challenging enough for an adult. To play, users click on a puzzle piece, drag it into position, and click again to place

Armadillo Army (Models D-03400-00 & D-03400-Ed)

Armadillo Army is an educational game program and visual training activity designed for use by children who are blind or have low vision. This educational maze game helps students who are visually impaired practice necessary skills such as lateral eye movements, vertical eye movements, searching skills, timing skills, visual discrimination skills, peripheral detection skills, eccentric viewing skills, and eye-hand coordination. The arcade-style game has bright, large graphics for players with lo

Asl Tales And Games For Kids 1: Woof Woof Way

ASL Tales and Games for Kids 1: Woof Woof Way is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This is the first in a CD-ROM series with stories that happen in the neighborhood of Paws, the signing dog. Each piece of software in the series contains three stories and 10 games. In addition to Paws, there is a central group of characters (neighborhood children), most of whom are deaf, hard of hearing, or multiply disabled, and represe

Aud A Toss Ring Toss (Models 1932)

Audible ring toss game. Post emits burst of sound every 5 or 6 seconds. 4 rings in 2 colors with 1 color set banded for tactual identification.

Automatic Card Shuffler (Model Nc29100)

The Atomatic Card Shuffler, model NC29100, is designed for use by people with limited hand strength or manual dexterity. The unit shuffles one or two decks of cards and features two card slots and a catch tray. POWER: Uses 2 "C" batteries (not included).

Baby Block Walker

The Baby Block Walker is a motor planning skill activity and tactile puzzle designed to encourage fine and gross motor training as well as enhance matching and sorting skills for children with physical, cognitive and sensory disabilities. The toddler walker is shaped like a small car with four wheels and has a large handle and wide base for stability. The car has a peek-a-boo door, shape sorter and brightly colored different shaped blocks. It is designed to encourage exploration and freedom of m

Baby's First Blocks

Baby's First Blocks is a visual stimulation and fine motor training activity designed to teach cause and effent and enhance eye hand coordination for children with visual, physical or cognitive disabilities. It is a set of twelve blocks in three different shapes which comes in a canister with a shape sorter top. Each block is brightly colored to enhance visual stimulation. It not only introduces the child to shapes, but also helps to develop finger and hand skills.

Ball Call Target Game (Model 1943)

Audible target game. Brightly colored 13 inch diameter target mounts on wall. Audible beeper at center of target. Velcro covered ping pong size balls stick to target. 3 balls included. Rechargeable. Set of 3 extra balls, $4.95.

Battery Power Card Shuffler

The Battery Power Card Shuffler is designed for use by individuals with arthritis, fine motor or hand-eye coordination disabilities, or other upper extremity disabilities. This device completely shuffles one or two decks of cards at the touch of a button. The cards are split between two trays and activating the device by pressing a lever thoroughly shuffles the cards and they are collected in a center bin. The cards are removed by pulling out the slide. POWER: Uses 2 C batteries (not included).

Bean Bag Kit

The Bean Bag Kit is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. The kit contains 12 rugged, double-stitched canvas bean bags, each holding 5 ounces of aquarium gravel. The bags are soft-textured with an oblong shape that fits snugly in the palms of kids' hands, with a crunchy feel. These bags can be used in activities that promote eye-hand manipulative skills. The kit includes instructions and objectives and lessons with over

Bean Bag Throw Game.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Board with holes through which the child throws beanbags. Plywood board 18 by 24 inches with 5 holes large enough to throw a beanbag through, numbered for scoring, and bags made of canvas or other strong material filled with 4 to 6 ounces of filling (i.e., dry large grain sand). Board can be leaned against a wall or piece of furniture to use. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. Sewing. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF

Beef Burger Food Puzzle.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Puzzle in a food design to help teach shapes and sizes and how to place them on pegs. Puzzle in the shape of a beef burger constructed of softwood and dowels and painted realistically. Includes instructions and drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 30-31. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3463 PAGES

Behavior Skills (Model Lsg-8)

Behavior Skills, model LSG-8, is a behavior training program in a board game format designed to help people with cognitive or emotional disabilities learn what behaviors are aceptable and what behaviors are not. The program stresses taking responsibility for one's own actions, encourages self-control, and teaches players how to deal effectively with the acting-out behaviors of others. Topics include: acceptable ways of showing anger; alternatives to stealing and lying; dealing with repetitive qu

Bicycle Jumbo Index Playing Cards

Bicycle Jumbo Index Playing Cards are low vision playing cards. The Rider Back playing cards in this deck have the same images and color scheme as the cards in a standard deck of cards, but the numbers and symbols are extra large.

Bicycle Pinochle Jumbo Index Cards

Bicycle Pinochle Jumbo Index Cards are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. The cards in this deck are standard poker size with large numbers and letters . DIMENSIONS: Cards are 3.5 x 2.5 inches; numbers and letters are 0.5 inch high. COLOR: White background with black or dark red print depending on suit.

Bingo Disks With Large Numbers

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable an individual with low vision to call bingo games. The numbers on the existing bingo number disks were too small to be read by an individual with low vision. A set of disks were cut from thick plywood using a jigsaw. The disk were painted and large numbers were placed on the disks using Letraset. A bar was placed at the bottom of numbers that could be confused with other numbers that look the same from the top and the bottom. The disks were then sealed wit

Block Jigsaw Puzzle.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Simple jigsaw puzzle. Suggests building a nine-square jigsaw puzzle of 1 1/2 inch blocks of wood with a picture of something that interests the child drawn or glued on it to encourge persistance in putting the puzzle together correctly. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 132-133. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL N

Blues Clues Stacking Blue (Model 96756)

Blues Clues Stacking Blue is a wooden stacking puzzle with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Based on the character from the popular children's television program, this three-dimensional puzzle enables children to take Blue apart and put her back together by plugging pegs on the large pieces into the proper holes.

Body Puzzle

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Simple jigsaw puzzle with a picture of a person, such as a child in a bathing suit, to help body recognition. Picture of a person glued onto plywood (8 by 16 inches or according size of picture) and lightly varnished, then cut into eight equal pieces. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 134-135. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, N

Braille And Low Vision Monopoly

Braille and Low Vision Monopoly is a tactile board game designed with large print and braille for player who are blind or have low vision. Cards are extra large in sized with braille and large print. The game board has an overlay molded on to it so players can identify all the spaces and the location of the properties. The perimeter of each game space is labeled in braille and in print. Includes braille dice, braille cards, braille boards and complete braille instructions.

Braille Bicycle Playing Cards

The Braille Bicycle Playing cards are Braille and Large Print playing cards designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This is a poker deck with Braille lettering and large numbers and pips, printed on professional quality Bicycle stock. DIMENSIONS: 2.5 x 3.5 inches. Numerals and symbols are 1.25 inches high. COLOR: Available with red or blue backs.

Braille Bingo Card

The Braille Bingo Card is a tactile game card designed to enable individuals who are blind or have low vision to participate in bingo games. The card features print numbers, raised numbers, and Braille markings. A plastic case and markers are included. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 9.25 x 7.75 inches.

Braille Bingo Card (Model Plu-276)

The Braille Bingo Card, model PLU-276, is a braille and large print game card designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The card consists of a plastic tray with printed numbers and a braille overlay with raised letters and numbers. The card comes with markers. COLOR: Tray is white with black numbers and the markers are yellow. DIMENSIONS: Numbers are 0.75 inches tall.

Braille Playing Cards (Models 2319 & 2321)

Braille playing cards. Standard size deck of cards with braille markings. Poker, Bridge, Pinochle.

Brailled Plastic Dice

Brailled Plastic Dice are tactile dice designed for use by persons who are blind or have low vision. They are made of plastic with raised dots representing numbers. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW): 0.75 x 0.75 x 0.75 inches. COLOR: White with black dots.

Budget Town And Budget City (Model Bt-01Q & Bc-01Q)

Budget Town and Budget City, models BT-01Q and BC-01Q, are money management training systems designed to teach sequenced money skills to people ages 8 years old and up who have mental retardation or learning disabilities. Budget Town is the introductory game using color-coding, picture cues, and cash-only transactions to teach basic budget concepts. This game includes a game board, 48 pay/collect cards, 16 mail cards, money set, 1 die, 6 pawns, and instructions. Budget City is a more advanced tw

Card Holder

"DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY --- PURPOSE: To enable individuals with grasping and other upper extremity disabilities to hold playing cards. To make this holder, put the lids together, top to top and lay them on the table. Place one of the buttons in the center of the stacked lids and poke two holes through the button holes into the center of the tub lids with the needle. Pick up the stacked items and place the second button over the holes on the back side. Sew together. MATERIALS: Two buttons, two sma

Card Holder

The Card Holder is a playing card holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities.This holder has a card slot with a clear barrier to keep cards in position. An extended front lip holds pencils and coins. These holders are sold individually or in sets of four with a deck of low vision playing cards. SIZES: Sizes are available for standard playing cards or for extra-large playing cards. DIMENSIONS: The standard card holder is 10 inches long and the holder for extra-large

Card Holder (Model H71254)

The Card Holder, model 71254, is a hand held device designed to assist individuals who lack finger strength or dexterity to hold a hand of cards. The holder consists of two plastic disks with foam pads in between that allows cards to be added or removed without disturbing the other cards. Sold in boxes of 4 holders. WEIGHT: 1/2 ounce.

Card Holder.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Boxes to hold playing cards for a person with restricted hand movement or use of one hand. Describes two simple devices to hold playing cards upright in a row: A small cardboard box, such as a candy box, with the box slipped inside the upsidedown cover; and a wooden block about 10 by 3 by 1 1/2 inches with two lengthwise slots sawed into it. Includes photographs. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Kernaleguen, A TITLE: Clothing Designs for the Handi

Card Holder.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device on which cards can be arranged and held by persons with limited hand strength. Card holder made with two plastic coffee can lids turned back to back, fastened together with a pop rivet in the center. Sponge material can be glued to the front and back to make it easier to hold. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTHOR: Independence Factory TITLE: Make it Cheap: Volume 3 REF: Middletown, Ohio: Independence Factory NARIC CALL NUMBER: R1

Card Shuffler, Battery Powered (Model F71257)

The Card Shuffler, model 71257, is a battery powered device designed to shuffle cards mechanically for persons with arthritis, injury, poor hand strength, or manual dexterity. By pressing a lever, thie device shuffles one or two decks of cards and deposits the cards in a removable central bin. POWER: Two "C" size alkaline-type batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS: 8 x 4.25 x 3.5 inches.

Champion Toss (Model W6394)

The Champion Toss, model W6394, is a bean bag game designed for use by persons with upper extremity weakness or disability. Individuals or groups can toss the bags through any of the bean bag holes to improve active range of motion and strength. This game offers a board with nine recessed target holes, each with a point value printed inside it. The set includes the self-supporting wooden board and ten bean bags. DIMENSIONS: 16 x 26 x 3 inches.

Checkers

This Checkers set is a tactile boardgame designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. The checkers are square or red wood pieces for easy tactile identification. The board is plastic. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 12 inches. COLOR: The squarepieces are black and the round pieces are red. The squares on the board are black and white.

Checkers/chess Set

The Checkers/Chess set is a tactile board game set designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. The checkers are square and round wood pieces for easy tactile identification. The chess pieces are distinguished by their flat or rounded tops. A dowel on the bottom of each chess piece fits into corresponding holes on the board. The set includes one plastic board. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 12 inches. COLOR: The square checkers are black and the round are red. The squares on the board a

Cherry Pie Treats

Cherry Pie Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many cherries they receive to place on their laminated piecrust mats. The object is to fill the pie with cherries. Players pick up the cherries, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills.This game can also be used to study fractions. The set includes six

Chess

This Chess set is a tactile board game designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. The chess pieces are distinguished by their flat or rounded tops. A dowel on the bottom of each chess piece fits into corresponding holes on the plastic board. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 12 x 12 inches. COLOR: The squares on the board are black and white.

Children's Sign Language Playing Cards & Sign Language Playing Cards

The Children's Sign Language Playing Cards are a game designed to reinforce sign language skills. The deck consists of 53 colorful cards with pictures, words, and signs for use in playing Go Fish, Old Maid, and Concentration. The Sign Language Playing Cards are a similar deck of cards designed for adult players of varying skill levels.

Chillingham

Chillingham is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. After receiving a desperate letter from a friend, the player travels to the village of Chillingham and begins a quest to find her, while at the same time fighting just to stay alive. A four-key interface enables the player to travel throughout the village and surrounding countryside; collect, use, combine, or give away various items; examine locations and objects; talk to people and other

Chinese Checker Board

The Chinese Checker Board is a pegboard game designed to help exercise the upper body, improving the reach and dexterity of the user. The game consists of a wooden stand and an angled board. The unit is constructed of oak veneer plywood. The base is mounted on two swiveling castors and two fixed feet for easier movement. The Chinese Checker Board is affixed on the face of the game board, and uses pegs instead of marbles. PROTOTYPE DEVELOPMENT: The game board was designed by P. Cermak, M. Dolan.

Circular Sorter (Model G526)

The Circular Sorter, model G526, is a form board and large knobbed puzzle for children with learning disabilities. Designed to teach shape and color recognition, the puzzle consists of a round puzzle board and five colored circles that children can pull off and put back in the correct spot. Large knobs on each circle assist children with grasping and placement. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): The puzzle is 2.75 x 12 x 12 inches. The circles range in diameter from 2 inches to 5 inches. The knobs are 2 inches

Classroom Behavior Game

The Classroom Behavior Game is a behavior training game designed to reinforce appropriate behavior for children with cognitive disabilities. Designed to be played with readers and non-readers alike, the game reinforces 12 positive behaviors such as listening, waiting for a turn, raising a hand, following the rules, and being polite.

Classroom Behavior Game

Anger Solution Game is a behavior training game designed to reinforce appropriate anger management behavior for children with cognitive and emotional disabilities. As players move their pieces around the board, they are exposed to ten strategies to help them discover positive solutions to managing anger.

Clever Twist

Clever Twist is a motor planning skill activity designed for use with children with upper extremity disabilities. Available in Math or Spelling models (each sold separately), this educational game has the user rotate any combination of the unit's seven sections to line up the solutions to math problems, learn number formation, or work on counting skills or to spell more than 300 words correctly. Manipulating the game unit aids in the development of bilateral coordination and motor skill planning

Clock Puzzle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To provide entertainment and stimulation for an aeronautical engineer with poor concentration and hemiplegia as a result of a stroke. This wooden puzzle is a clock face cut into a jigsaw puzzle. Putting it together in the correct numerical order assists the user in learning to think about time and numbers and to relearn time telling skills. TITLE: Fiddle Board. JOURNAL: TAD Journal. REF: Vol. 12 no. 1, Autumn 2001: p. 16-17. PAGES (including cover): 3 2001.

Color & Shapes Game

The Colors & Shapes Game is an educational game designed for use with children with cognitive or perceptual disabilities. Children learn colors and shapes as they spin to collect tiles used to complete their individual gameboards. A mystery scene is revealed for each player, piece-by-piece, as they turn over and collectcolor and shape game tiles.

Color Bear

Color Bear is a wood puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, perceptual, or fine motor disabilities. The puzzle face has a picture of a bear printed on it; The face, arms, and torso have pegs for stacking wooden pieces of various shapes (one peg for the circles, two pegs for the rectangles, three pegs for triangles, and four pegs for squares). The circle pieces have the bear's face stamped on it, so each time a piece is added or removed, the bear's expression changes. DIMENSIONS: Th

Color Dominoes

Color Dominoes are designed to be used for sorting and grouping activities with individuals with cognitive disabilities. These hardwood dominoes can be grouped and sorted by number or by color. They range from double blanks to double sixes. DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): Each domino is 3.75 x 1 7/8 x 5/8 inches. COLOR: Natural wood with colored dots.

Colorcube

The ColorCube is a three-dimensional puzzle designed for use by older children (age 10 and up) and adults with cognitive, learning, and perceptual disabilities. This puzzle has 128 plastic pieces that snap together to form 64 cubes. Once the cubes are assembled, they are connected with plastic rods to assemble a three-dimensional matrix. The pieces fit together in a variety of ways allowing the user to create a variety of three-dimensional constructs, but there is only one "correct" harmonious w

Colored Geo Form (Model G2004)

Colored Geo Form, model G2004, is an educational aid and math skills game for children with physical and learning disabilities. The game consists of a peg board and geometrically shaped wooden pieces grouped in size progression. Children must place the brightly colored pegs in the correctly shaped holes, thereby strengthening fine motor control and visual recognition skills. DIMENSIONS: The pegboard base measures 9.75 x 9.75 inches. The puzzle is (HxWxL) 3.75 x 10.25 x 9 inches. WEIGHT: 3.5 poun

Community Bingo

Community Bingo is an independent living skills tutorial in a game format designed for use with individuals with cognitive and communication disabilities. This game teaches community life skills words using Mayer-Johnson Communication Picture Symbols (see separate entry). The set includes 20 picture bingo cards, 60 word and symbol flash cards, and 180 markers.

Community Skills Program

The Community Skills Program is a safety awareness tutorial program and consumer skills training system designed to reinforce community-based training for people with cognitive disabilities. The Community Skills Program is a board game which teaches the basic skills necessary to function safely in the city and around the neighborhood. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a teacher's guide with answers to questions on the board or draw cards and additional topics fo

Computer Fingers

Computer Fingers is an educational game program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The games enhance vocabulary and teach fingerspelling and phonics skills. In the Computer Game, players first explore the keyboard to see the relationship between upper and lower case letters, the manual alphabet, and cued letters, then choose a word to spell from three sets of 10 words each. Words come to life as they are spelled. In the Matchup Game, players match letters to handshapes

Con-Sign-Tration 1, 2, 3, & 4

Con-SIGN-tration 1, 2, 3, and 4 are memory improvement and sign language programs designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Each program comes on a CD-ROM that includes game programs that teach over 250 words in sign and English. Games can be played at two levels of difficulty. The program keeps score and randomizes every time it is played. Words are taught in 10 categories. In Con-SIGN-Tration, the categories are actions, numbers, time, food, colors, animals, people, oppo

Cookie Treats

Cookie Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many chocolate chips they will receive to place on their laminated cookie mats, with the object of filling their cookies with chips. Players use tweezers to pick up the chips, strengthening fine motor and tripod grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mat

Cooking Class Program

The Cooking Class Program is an independent living skills and safety awareness tutorial program in a board game format designed to teach basic food preparation and related skills to people with cognitive disabilities. Cooking Class is a board game which addresses food preparation skills and stresses kitchen safety and sanitation. The game is designed to be played before and after actual kitchen instruction. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a teacher's guide wit

Counting No 2.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Device intended to help a child learn to count and to aid dexterity by moving beads along a wire or moving them from one pin to another. Plywood base with a wire along the back on which 10 wooden beads, 1/2 inch in diameter, are strung, allowing space to move the beads; 11 nails are driven through it from the bottom (and rounded off for safety) near the front edge on which beads can be placed. Includes diagram and suggestions for use. SKILLS REQUIRED:

Crash

Crash is a driving skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with learning disabilities. Intended for use with students preparing to take a driving test to obtain a driver's license, this game covers all aspects of driving responsibility. At the start of the game players are given $250 to cover license fees, gas, automobile maintenance, accidents, tickets, hospital fees, insurance, etc. One player assumes the role of "Business Manager," acting as law enforcement and the insurance

Crazy Darts

Crazy Darts is an audible video game program designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. The player hears a dart panning at a random speed from left to right or from right to left, and uses the spacebar to shoot the dart. The closer the dart is to the center when the player shoots at it, the more points the player gets. When the player shoots a total of ten darts, the player is told his or her score and asked if he or she would like to play again. The maximum attainable score i

Creature Antics

Creature Antics is a cause and effect training program program designed to improve attention skills and teach cause and effect, turn-taking, and switch use for individuals with developmental, cognitive, visual or physical disabilities or autism. This program is designed to increase auditory and visual attention; train cause and effect and turn taking; develop intentionality; and offer recreational enjoyment. Users activate a single switch, touch screen, or the space bar to make "creatures" perfo

Cross-Bar Ring Toss (Model W260)

The Cross-Bar Ring Toss, model W260, is designed for use with individuals with fine or gross motor disabilities. Designed for indoor or outdoor use, the set includes one large x-shaped base with a post at the end of each arm and at the center. Each post is marked with a point value. Four rubber rings are also included.

Cue That Word!

Cue That Word! is a cued speech auditory-visual sign language training program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Beginning cuers learn to cue and cue-read, using all hand shapes and locations with over 200 colorfully-illustrated simple words. Cues can be viewed in speed-adjustable animation or in real-time video. The user can choose whether to practice words grouped by vowels or subjects, and whether to play in "learn" or "game" mode. In the Cue-Reading Game, playe

Cup And Ball Game.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Coordination game involving throwing and catching a small ball in a container. Instructions for making a ball catch game in two ways: one using a 2 1/ 2 inch diameter plastic funnel, one with a plastic squeeze bottle of the same diameter with a handle fastened into the neck. A string is then attached to the tip of the cup and to a 1 inch rubber or plastic ball fastened to the other end, leaving about 26 inches of string. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTH

Dalmation Treats

Dalmation Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many spots they receive to place on their laminated dalmation mats. The object is to cover the dalmation with spots. Players pick up the spots, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and dice.

Deluxe Beanbags & Activities Set

The Deluxe BeanBags & Activities Set is a bean bag game set designed for use by individuals with coordination, perceptual, upper extremity gross motor, or fine motor disabilities. This set includes 12 canvas bean bags filled with five ounces of clean aquarium gravel, a storage box, and instructions for more than 50 activities. DIMENSIONS Each bag is 2.75 x 4.5 inches. COLOR: Three red, three blue, three yellow, and three green bags.

Deluxe Card Rack (Model 9430)

The Deluxe Card Rack, model 9430, is a playing card holder designed for use by individuals who have difficulty holding cards in their hands. This walnut-stained fiberboard rack holds all cards needed for any game. Features include slanted grooves and tiered rack for good visibility to the user, but not to opponents. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 9.5 x 5 inches. COLOR: Walnut.

Dino Math Tracks Game

The Dino Math Tracks Game is a math skills game designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This game reinforces counting, addition, substraction, and place value skills. Players roll a four-digit number and then move their dinosaur species to the appropriate ones, tens, hundreds, and thousand places. Math problem-solving cards add an additional level of challenge. The game is designed for two to four players and includes the game board, 16 dinosaur pieces, a cards, and a number di

Discovery Puzzle Cube (Model 1582)

The Discovery Puzzle Cube, model 1582, is a tote-along puzzle cube with large pieces designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. The toy is a plastic cube equipped with a handle and with a different activity on each side. The child must mix-and-match animal shapes, numbers, faces, and patterns to form complete pictures. This can be done by simply sliding the puzzle pieces up, down, and sideways. COLOR: This puzzle cube is white

Dominoes

Dominoes are designed for use by children who have difficulty grasping or seeing standard small dominoes. These soft, foam-filled dominoes are non-toxic, machine washable, and dryer safe. The set includes 28 pieces and a zippered vinyl storage bag. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 10.5 x 6 inches.

Dominoes (Model 263900)

Tactile, 28 double six domino game. One piece plastic box with metal spinners for easy mixing. Indented dots allow easy tactual reading.

Dominoes.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Dominoes made for various uses: color matching, picture matching, number learning and dominoes with raised dots for visually impaired children. Instructions for making dominoes of wood strip, hardboard or plywood, matchboxes, and wood, split pea and string for the raised dot version. Suggests activities. Includes drawings and photograph. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: McConkey, R; Jeffree, D TITLE: Making Toys for Handicapped Children: A Guide f

Dress Up Moody Bear

Dress Up Moody Bear is a wood puzzle with large pieces designed for use with children with cognitive and neurological disabilities who are learning to express and recognize facial expressions. This puzzle comes in a wooden storage box and features a lid with a recessed form for the bear to be assembled on. The puzzle offers six mix-and-match outfits and six bear faces, each with a different facial expression.

Drive Along Play Car (Model 1008)

The Drive Along Play Car, model 1008, is a puzzle with large pieces and a sensory integration activity designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This toy car features a plastic body with an oversized steering wheel on the back and a large key on the top. The horn honks and the windows can be rolled up. The key clicks when turned, and the engine revs when the car is pushed. Other features include a shape sorter in the hood. Whe

Early Math With Spider And Friends

Early Math with Spider and Friends is a math skills game and tutorial program designed for teaching beginning math to switch users with cognitive or learning disabilities. This program has an assortment of early learning activities that focus on math, including practice in sorting, matching, copying, drawing, and counting. Users select a category, then choose from a group of six activities in that category. Activity choices within each category are similar, so it is easy for users to navigate fr

Easy- Read Playing Cards (Model W1904)

The Giant-Face Poker Deck, model W1904, is a deck of low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. These playing cards are printed on plastic-coated, heavy-weight, linen-textured paper stock and have a face twice as large as standard cards.

Eating Skills Program

The Eating Skills Program is an independent living skills and personal skills tutorial designed to teach and reinforce basic table manners for people with cognitive disabilities. The program is a board game which addresses mealtime issues at home, in school, in the workplace, and in restaurants. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a teacher's guide with answers to questions on the board or draw cards plus additional topics for discussion, six Individual Progress R

Ezc Cards

The EZC Cards are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. Specially designed for and tested by visually impaired individuals, these cards feature reverse contrast and giant numbers. These cards are the size of a standard poker deck. DIMENSIONS: Cards are 3.5 x 2.5 inches and the numbers are 1.5 inches. COLOR: White numbers and suit symbols on black and dark red backgrounds.

Familiar Things

Familiar Things are a set of 12 puzzles with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. Each of the 12 rubber puzzles consists of a square frame with the cut-out outline of a figure (fish, bear, cat, butterfly, boat, airplane, apple, and more) and the matching figure piece that fits inside. The outline pieces can also be used as stencils. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 5 inches square.

Fantacolor Peg Set

The Fantacolor Peg Set is a pegboard designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. Each set contains a blank peg board, different colored pegs and a storage basket, all constructed of durable, washable plastic. The small set includes 180 pieces and the large set includes 270 pieces.

Finger Alphabet Lotto Game

The Finger Alphabet Lotto Game is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed for two to eight players, this matching game may be played two ways and teaches and reinforces manual alphabet skills.

Finger Extension Remdedial Board Game (Model 5107)

The Finger Extension Remedial Board Game, model 5107, is a checker set with a weighted base board. The board has a checker game on one side and solitaire jumping game on the other. The thirty-two checkers are square and have a soft plastic loop attached. This game encourages players to extend their fingers. Board features include Velcro hook surface while checkers have pile surface providing added resistance. DIMENSIONS: The board is 9 x 9 inches and the checkers are 1 inch each in diameter.

First Color Words

First Color Words is educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It includes five game programs designed to teach ten basic colors and how to read and spell their names. One game program, the Rainbow Game, teaches the colors using American Sign Language, cued speech, fingerspelling, or speech. Live video is used for signing, cueing, and fingerspelling. The other four game programs (the Butterfly Game, the Cat Puzzle Game, the Star Game, and the Zebra G

Floor Basketball Game

The Floor Basketball Game is designed for use by children who use wheelchairs or who play from a seated position. This game includes a vinyl sport ball and a basketball hoop with a net. The hoop and the attached tripod are made of heavy wall PVC pipe. DIMENSIONS: The hoop is 14.5 inches high and the ball is 9 inches in diameter.

Floor Skittles

Floor Skittles (Sportime Item No. 1583302) is a bowling game for independent play by children and adults with disabilities. Marbles are rolled down a 19-inch high wooden ramp, which the user directs toward the Skittle Pins. The pin end is slightly raised so that the marbles will automatically return to the bowler. A marble pick-up aid is supplied. The pins have been tethered to a control mechanism that runs underneath the board. A ring at the bowler's side may be pulled to reset the pins. The bo

Formboards And Jigsaws.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Formboards (one piece jigsaw puzzles) and jigsaw puzzles with two, four and six parts each to help a child learn shapes, size, color and sorting. Directions for making jigsaw puzzles using 6 inch square pieces of plywood and pictures of various objects. Once the picture shape has been cut out of the square, three squares of the same level (depending on how many pieces the picture is cut into) are glued to firm cardboard. With puzzles with one and two p

Frankfurter And Roll Food Puzzle

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Puzzle in a food design to help teach shapes and sizes and how to place them on pegs. Puzzle in the shape of frankfurter and roll constructed of softwood and dowels and painted realistically. Includes instructions and drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 34-35. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3463

Fried Egg And Bacon Food Puzzle

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Puzzle in a food design to help teach shapes and sizes and how to place them on pegs. Puzzle in the shape of fried egg and bacon constructed of softwood and dowels and painted realistically. Includes instructions and drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 36-37. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3463

From A To Z

From A to Z is an alphabet game and language tutorial program designed for use by children with learning or cognitive disabilities. The program helps users develop and practice visual, auditory, and memory skills needed for letter and word recognition. Users choose the letter they wish to practice on the menu screen, and the program provides a set of activities for each letter. Users can press the letter to see a word and a picture and hear the spoken word. Activities include word building, find

Fun Gripper Bowling Set

The Fun Gripper Bowling Set is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extremity, gross motor, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. This set includes a bowling ball with a non-slip surface and six soft, oversized pins with numbers on them. A nylon carry bag is included. DIMENSIONS: The bowling ball is 7 inches in diameter and the pins are 10 inches. COLOR: The pins are multi-colored, the ball is blue and yellow, and the carry bag is black.

Fun Gripper Golf Set

The Fun Gripper Golf Set is a golf game designed for use by children with neurological and upper extremity disabilities. Useful for assisting in developing eye-hand coordination and perceptual skills, the set includes easy-grip clubs and soft, oversized balls. The complete set includes a putter, an iron, a driver, two balls, and a nylon golf bag. DIMENSIONS: The clubs are 22 inches.

Funnel Ball

Large fiberglass funnel with 4 chutes. Mounted on metal pole. Flip ball into funnel to come out one of chutes. Permanent attachment outside or mount on optional roll away base for indoor use. Funnel 41 1/2 inches diameter, chute 12 inches diameter.

Fuzzy Puzzles

Fuzzy Puzzles are tactile puzzles designed for use by children with neurological, fine motor, perceptual, and visual disabilities. These handcrafted wooden puzzles have four slightly raised pieces with soft, fuzzy material on each and brightly-painted backgrounds. Available puzzles (each sold separately) include farm, pets, or jungle.

Game Of Squares (Model 1-08430-00)

The Game of Squares, model 1-08430-00, is a tactile board game designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Playing board is divided into 16 small squares. Sides and markers are included. Players alternate placing sides on the board to enclose a small square. When a player completes a square, he or she claims it with a marker and places the next side. The player who has claimed the most squares at the end of the game is the winner.

Gamz Player Cd With Speak Text

The GAMZ Player CD with Speak Text is a CD-ROM containing an educational game program (the GAMZ Player) designed to teach reading and spelling skills to students with learning disabilities, and a screen reader program (Speak Text) that is also designed for use by individuals with learning disabilities. The educational game program is based on the Swap and Fix educational card games (see separate entry). It contains software versions of all 35 boxed Swap and Fix card games, plus 14 extra Swap and

Geometric Puzzle Board (Model G527)

The Geometric Puzzle Board, model G527, is a large knobbed, puzzle form board for children with learning and physical disabilities. The wooden board contains pull-off pieces shaped like a square, oval, oblong, triangle and circle painted in green, blue, red, yellow and orange. DIMENSIONS (HxWxL): The board is 3 x 9.25 x 9.5 inches. The knobs on each shape are 2 inches high. WEIGHT: 2 pounds.

Geosafari Talking Globe & Geosafari Talking Globe Jr

The GeoSafari Talking Globe and GeoSafari Talking Globe Jr are voice output globes with built-in electronic geographical quiz games suitable for children with learning disabilities or low vision. Games may be played by one to four individual players or teams and may be customized to three skill levels. The GeoSafari Talking Globe asks and answers over 10,000 questions about countries, capitals, cities, rivers, oceans, landmarks, and national songs. The GeoSafari Jr version features a simplified

Giant Knobbed Puzzles

The Giant Knobbed Puzzles are large knobbed puzzles designed for use with children with fine motor or cognitive disabilities. Each wood silk-screened puzzle depicts a different animal, food, or daily living activity. Subjects include vegetables, fuit, gardening items, tools, table setting, a snail, a butterfly, a turtle, and a rooster. By manipulating the larger puzzle pieces, children are encouraged to heighten their visual perception, problem solving, and eye-hand coordination skills. Each puz

Giant Laminated Crossword Puzzle Set

The Giant Laminated Crossword Puzzle Set is a large print crossword puzzle designed for use by individuals with low vision. This large puzzle can be hung on a wall or workboard and used as a group activity to promote verbal, problem solving, and social skills, and the ability to sustain attention and follow directions. The puzzle sheet is laminated so writing can be wiped off. It comes with five overhead wet-erase fine point pens and a Clues and Answers Book with clues for 50 crossword puzzles d

Giant Playing Cards (Model 6Pcgt)

Giant Playing Cards, model 6PCGT, are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. These oversized cards have large pictures and are printed in large, easy-to-read type. DIMENSIONS: Each card is 8 x 5 inches.

Giant Size Playing Cards

The Giant Size Playing cards are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. This standard deck features over-sized cards with extra-large images and markings. DIMENSIONS: Each card is 7 x 5.5 inches.

Gma Tank Commander

GMA Tank Commander is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this game, the player must successfully complete a series of missions that start with landing on the southern coast of an enemy held peninsula and continue as the player's tank makes its way north through six sectors of enemy held territory. Surviving tanks will be picked up on the northern coast of the peninsula by a tank transport. The player is equipped with standard shells,

Grizzly Gulch Western Extravaganza

Grizzly Gulch Western Extravaganza is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. The game presents a virtual world set in the Old West and created purely from sound imagery. The player invents a character, which develops in an interactive evolving story line as the player meets and interacts with many crazy characters while exploring the town of Grizzly Gulch. The player can settle into the saloon to play a game of chance, fight outlaws in blazi

Grow To Pro Learn To Hit Baseball

The Grow to Pro Learn to Hit Baseball is a bat and ball game designed for use by children three years of age and up with neurological, perceptual, or eye-hand coordination disabilities. The set includes a child-sized bat, a beginners tethered ball, a standard ball, and an easy-catch Velcro mitt. The beginners ball is attached to a string with a large plastic anchor spike at one end. The spike is anchored in the ground, and a parent or another player throws the ball down the string to the batter.

Guidelines And Games For Teaching Efficient Braille Reading

Guidelines and Games for Teaching Efficient Braille Reading, by Sally S. Mangold and Myrna R. Olson, is a manual for teaching braille designed for use by teachers of individuals who are blind or have low vision. It presents a general reading program adapted to the needs of braille readers, based on research in the areas of rapid reading and precision teaching. Educational braille games are included. This 116-page paperback was originally published in 1981. ISBN: 0-89128-105-3.

Gym-Ring

Gym-Rings are tubular, plastic rings designed for gross motor activities such as ring toss or exercises for the hands, fingers, and arms. The rings may be combined with Theraband (see separate entry) or used to keep balles stable and in place. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches in diameter. COLOR: Red, yellow, blue, and green.

Happy Geese

Happy Geese is a modified game program designed for use by parents or teachers working with children with autism and cognitive or learning disabilities. This iPad application (or app) includes two classic board games - The Game of the Goose and Snakes & Ladders - and is designed to help children learn each game one step at a time. Happy Geese features 24 game chips with cute figures of people and animals and seven different dice with colors, shapes, letters and numbers. The app is intended t

Health Skills Program (Model Lsg13)

The Health Skills Program, model LSG13, is a board game designed to stress the importance of having a healthy lifestyle for persons with learning disabilities. It is used to encourage individuals to take care of their bodies. The categories are Medicine, Your Body, Health Workers and Healthy Choices. The topics include self medication issues, taking care of your teeth, eyes and ears, weight maintenance, eating healthy foods, food spoilage, dressing for the weather and emotional health. OPTIONS:

Hide 'n Seek Farm

The Hide 'N Seek Farm Game is an interactive educational toy designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities. This electronic talking unit offers three one-player and three two-player games to teach colors and size relationships, as well as elementary deductive reasoning memory skills. The game board features a whimsical farm setting and frogs that move across the board independently. POWER: Uses four C batteroes (not included).

High Ball Target Bowling Alley.

Large target bowling alley, similar to Skee Ball. Features electronic score screens, sound effects, ball detectors, running lights on score screen, adjustable winning score levels, and selectable 6 or 9 ball play.

Hot Shot Pool Cue

The Hot Shot Pool Cue is a pool cue designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities, use of one hand, or upper extremity disabilities. This automatic spring-loaded billiard cue can be operated with one hand is actuated by a power spring with infinitely adjustable power. The unit is activated by depressing a trigger with light pressure. This pool stick has an aluminum housing and a combination aluminum and steel shaft (internal). DIMENSIONS: 45 or 51 inches. Custom lengths can b

Household Skills Program

Household Skills is an independent living skills program in a board game format designed to teach housekeeping skills and responsibilities to people with cognitive disabilities. The program is designed to reinforce the idea that all members of a household are responsible for completing daily and weekly cleaning duties. The Draw cards cover the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, living area, and yard. Topics include using the dishwasher and washing machine, cleaning appliances, changing sheets, carin

Hoyle Jumbo Playing Cards

The Hoyle Jumbo Playing Cards are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. The cards in this deck are standard size with large numbers and letters and a small insert featuring the standard card layout. DIMENSIONS: The cards are 3.5 x 2.5 inches. Letters and numbers are 0.5 inch. COLOR: White cards with standard red or black print depending on suit.

Hunter

Hunter is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This arcade-style game involves adventure role-playing. The player's character, Hunter Joe, has a mission to reach the ancient land of Bobo and obtain the ancient Bobo tribal statue. On the way to Bobo, the player scores points on 10 levels and fights through the jungle, fishes for food, crosses the valley of tigers, climbs a treacherous mountain, discovers hidden treasure, swings across a wat

I Can Cue 2

I Can Cue 2 is a visual sign language training software program designed for use by individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM contains two programs that teach intermediate cueing techniques and build skills in reading cues. Each program features a speed-adjustable animated cuer and sequenced lessons for learning and self-testing. Cue Those Phrases! has lessons that focus on consonant blends and clusters, liaisons, taps, and flicks, emphasizing everyday, common phrases. Users can c

I Can Play, Too!

I Can Play, Too! is a voice output game program and speech training program designed for use with various card and board games to allow a nonverbal individual to use a computer for his or her speech output while playing. Screens are included for the following games: Go Fish; Red Light, Green Light; Cootie; Checkers; Battleship; Simon Says; and other general board games. Features of the program include a child's human speech; touches of animation, including a tumbling musical die; a manual with p

I Can Spell!

I Can Spell! is a vocabulary enhancement program and educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM includes Word Scrambler and Word Speller game programs to help players build skills in spelling and vocabulary with over 475 words and pictures. Players can use the spelling lists provided or make a customized list using the included spelling editor. For persons who use Cued Speech, cues are available for each picture, and can be added for new w

Ice Cream Cone Food Puzzle.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Puzzle in a food design to help teach shapes and sizes and how to place them on pegs. Puzzle in the shape of an ice cream cone constructed of softwood and dowels and painted realistically. Includes instructions and drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 32-33. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3463 P

Jumbo Form Board

Wooden board with four natural wood geometric shapes that fit into holes on the board.

Jumbo Knobbed Puzzles

The Jumbo Knobbed Puzzles are wood puzzles designed for use by children with fine motor, cognitivr, perceptual, neurological, or vision disabilities. Each four puzzle has a puzzle board with a picture in the insert that matches the corresponding piece. Each piece has a wooden knob for ease in grasping. Available puzzles (each sold separately) include farm animals, vehicles, first toys, and baby pets. DIMENSIONS: Each puzzle is 20 inches long.

Jumbo Playing Cards (Model 2307)

Standard size cards with enlarged numbers, no braille. Poker. Color coded.

Jumbo Playing Cards (Models 2311 & 2312)

Pinochle or poker deck without Braille. Standard size deck with enlarged numbers. Red or black design.

Kaleido-Dome With Shapes (Model 778)

The Kaleido-Dome with Shapes, model 778, is a sensory integration activity designed for use by children with fine motor, neurological, visual, or cognitive disabilities. This interactive toy enhances matching, grasping, and releasing skills. The toy has a base into which twelve shapes with knobs are fitted. When a shape is fitted into the base, a light is activated; when all twelve shapes are in place, the large center dome lights up, music plays, and the shapes in the dome dance.

Keep Quiet

Keep Quiet is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Players ages seven through adult throw wodden cubes depicting the sign language alphabet and race the timer to form words in sign. The game includes wooden cubes, a dice cup, a sand timer, and instructions.

Keep Quiet Reword

Keep Quiet Reword is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Players ages seven through adult use the 60 plastic-coated cards, which show the hand positions for the sign language alphabet on one side and alphabet letters on the other, to create words of four or five letters. This game is playable five different ways and can involve from one to six players.

Kid Classics Pegged Puzzles

The Kids Classics Pegged Puzzles are large knobbed puzzles designed for use by children with upper extremity fine motor disabilities. These wooden puzzles have large pieces with raised edges and a center pegs. These puzzles have five to nine pieces and are available in a variety of familiar themes, including Madeline and Thomas the Tank Engine. Other topics include Animal Tracks, Crawly Creatures, Flying High, International Homes, Rain Forest, Shapes, Dinosaurs, Vehicles, Mommies & Babies (a

Knobbed Farm Puzzle

The Knobbed Farm Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a chicken, a cow, a sheep, and a tractor. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Fruit Puzzle

The Knobbed Fruit Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a pear, an apple, an orange, and a banana. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Garden Puzzle

The Knobbed Garden Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a trowel, a watering can, a snail, and a flower. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Knobbed Toy Puzzle

The Knobbed Toy Puzzle is a large knobbed puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor disabilities. This wooden puzzle features a durable white laminate background with recessed cutouts with pictures to match the knobbed puzzle pieces. The puzzle depicts a bear, a ball, a kite, and a train engine. DIMENSIONS: 6.5 x 6.5 inches.

Lace & Link (Models Lr-2318, Lr-231, & Lr-2320)

Lace & Link is a tactile alphabet puzzle designed to encourage sequencing knowledge while teaching matching and sorting for individuals who have physical, visual or cognitive disabilities. The crepe rubber letters with frames link only to the next succeeding letter, or uppercase to lowercase of the same letter. The washable letters can also be placed on the floor, as a jumping or stepping game. The textured, hole-punched letters can be recognized by feel, or laced to reinforce letter shape

Large Bingo Cards

The Large Bingo Cards are a large print game designed for use by individuals with low vision. This set of 25 plastic-coated cards can be marked off with water-based or dry erase markers and the surface wipes clean. OPTIONS: Set of 10 dry erase markers. DIMENSIONS: 8.5 x 11 inches. COLOR: Bold black print on white cards.

Large Bingo Cards (Set Of 25)

Large Bingo Cards (set of 25) make up a large print game for persons with low vision. The extra large type of the letters and numbers aid visibility. The set includes 25 different cards and is designed to be used with Bingo/Poker Chips (see separate entry). DIMENSIONS (WxH): 8.5 x 11 inches.

Large Index Playing Cards (Model 6Pcli)

The Large Index Playing Cards, model 6PCLI, are low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision. These cards are the same size as standard playing cards, but are printed in large, easy-to-read type.

Large Print Group Crossword Puzzle

CUSTOM ADAPTATION PURPOSE: To enable seniors and those with low vision to participate in group crossword activities. A 10 squares across x 10 squares down was drawn on a magnetic white board and the grid outlined with fine masking tape. A magneticsheet was cut into squares that matched the size of the squares on the grid; the magnetic squares are used to cover unneeded squares to create a grid to match the crossword puzzle being done. DIMENSIONS: The board is 1 meter x 900 centimeters. COLOR: T

Lauri Ring Toss (Model Pz2602)

Ring toss game includes 6 foam rubber rings, two of each diameter: 5 inches, 6 inches and 7 inches. Post with base included.

Leap Into Math Activity Set

The Leap into Math Activity Set is a math skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set assists with early counting, sorting and matching, and addition and subtraction skills. The set includes 48 counters in the shape of frogs and 12 double-sided activity cards. Information on four species of frogs and their habitats are also included. OPTIONS: An extra set of 72 frog counters is available. COLOR: The counters come in six colors.

Leapfrog's Phonics 500

LeapFrog's Phonics 500 is an interactive educational toy designed for use by children between the ages of four and seven years of age with cognitive or learning disabilities. This talking unit teaches the alphabet, phonics, spelling, and rhyming and features six different games for one or two players. During the games two frog racers on the track on top of the unit, Mario Frogetti and A.J. Rivet, race to the finish line. Special visual effects on the unit's liquid crystal display (LCD) screen an

Learn More Thru Games

Learn More Thru Games is a single control switch game program library designed for use by children with learning disabilities or cognitive disabilities and children with upper extremity disabilities or fine motor disabilities who use switch input. It includes four games on one CD: Coloring Books, Jigsaw Puzzles, Memory Games, and Building Blocks. Each program includes images and sounds to which users can add. For example, teachers can turn digitized pictures of students and their surroundings in

Learning Drum

The Learning Drum is an educational toy for teaching the alphabet and counting skills to children with cognitive or learning disabilities. As the child taps the drum, letters, numbers, and patterns flash on its top. The drum has four learning modes (ABC, 123, Interactive Song, and Follow the Beat), with three background melodies and two drum sounds. Beating the drum to music and lights stimulates the senses and develops motor skills and awareness of cause and effect. The drum has a child-size ha

Learning Sensations Numberspinner

The Learning Sensations NumberSpinner is a math skills game designed for use by children age three years and up with visual, cognitive, or learning disabilities. This interactive spinner incorporates three learning modes that help children recognize how numbers look and sound, learn to count, and learn number sequencing. When children are ready to progress, a button switches the learning mode to simple addition and subtraction. Music and sound add to the fun.

Learning Wrap-Ups

Learning Wrap-Ups are alphabet and math skills games designed for use with children with fine motor, neurological, and cognitive disabilities. Each set (sold separately), includes 10 boards with notches running the length of each side. Adjacent to each notch, is a letter or number and the user draws a string from one notch to another and wraps the string around the appropriately corresponding notch to solve a problem. Sets include the alphabet, addition, subtraction, and multiplication. The alph

Leopard Treats

Leopard Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many spots they receive to place on their laminated leopard mats. The object is to cover the leopard with spots. Players pick up the spots, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and dice.

Letter Factory Game

The Letter Factory Game is a board game designed for use by children with cognitive or learning disabilities ages three and above. It has a "grow-with-me" format that makes the Letter Factory Game two games: a color and letter matching game for younger players, and for older children it turns into a race around the board to find letters by their sounds, teaching letter sound association. Crazy phonics songs, wacky Professor Quigley's voice and silly letter sounds make this a game one where no re

Link 'n' Learn Count & Measure

The Link 'N' Learn Count & Measure is a math skills training system designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 78 links, 22 hands-on activities, and two links games. The games and activities use playful animals to help children build counting, sorting, and measuring skills. COLOR: The links come in assorted colors.

Link 'n' Learn Math Activity Card Set

The Link 'N' Learn Math Activity Card Set is a math skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set assists with counting, sorting, patterning, and graphing activities. The set includes 102 links and 16 double-sided activity cards. OPTIONS: An extra set of 102 links is available. COLOR: The links come in six colors.

Link 'n' Spell Magnetic Letters And Numbers

Link 'N' Spell Magnetic Letters and Numbers are letters and numbers designed for use by children with low vision, cognitive disabilities, or low vision. The magnetic pieces fit together and link to for letter or number patterns, words, or mathematical problems. One large letter, number, or operator is printed on each piece. Sets of 50 uppercase letters, 50 lowercase letters, and 35 numbers and operations are available. COLOR: Pieces are orange, green, red, yellow, blue, or white. The letters,

Lone Wolf

Lone Wolf is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this computer game, the player commands a submarine fighting enemy forces. The game requires skill in using a compass, working with large numbers, and being aware of one's location at all times. This voice output game program comes on a CD-ROM and consists of speaking WAV files. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: DOS; sound card; speech synthesiz

Looking Good Program

The Looking Good Program is an independent living and personal skills tutorial program in board game format designed to teach grooming and personal hygiene skills to people with cognitive disabilities. The Looking Good Program is a board game which addresses all aspects of grooming and personal hygiene and reinforces home training. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a teacher's guide with answers to questions on the board or draw cards and additional topics for

Lovision Playing Cards (Model 29109)

LoVision Playing Cards, model NC29109, are standard-size playing cards designed for use by people with low vision. Numbers, letters, and suit characters are enlarged for recognition and each suit is identified by a different color (red, blue, black, or green); corner markers are standard red or black.

Lovision Playing Cards (Model 308605) & Bridge Twin Deck (Model 308610)

Low vision playing cards. 2 inch high numbers and letters. Spades black, hearts red, diamonds green, clubs blue. Bridge twin-pack deck available.

Low Vision Bingo Card

The Low Vision Bingo Card is a large print game designed for use by individuals with low vision. The card is made of heavy cardstock with brightly colored borders and extra-bold numbers. DIMENSIONS: Card is 6.75 x 7 inches and numbers are 5/8 inch tall. COLOR: Black numbers on white squares.

Magnetic Backgammon

Magnetic Backgammon is a tactile board game designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. It features a white magnetic board with tactile markings, magnetic colored pieces, and tactile dice. Instructions in print and Braille are included. DIMENSIONS (LxW): Board is 14 x 14 inches.

Magnetic Dominoes

Magnetic Dominoes are designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. The set includes a magnetic board, 28 magnetic dominoes with raised dot markings, and instructions in print and Braille. COLOR: The board and the dominoes are white.

Make-A-Dollar Card Game

The Make-A-Dollar Card Game is a money management tutorial and training system designed to teach and reinforce coin recognition to people with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 50 cards and instructions for 5 games. The basic Make-A-Dollar game has players collect cards to enable them to make a dollar total. Make-A-Match has all the cards face up on the table while 2 or more players match like amounts. To play How Much, one player names an amount while others search for cards to equal th

Marinoff Large Symbols Playing Cards

The Marinoff Large Symbols Playing Cards are large print cards designed for use by card players with low vision. The playing cards are standard size overall with large numbers and symbols outlined in black for high contrast. The cards can be used to play games such as poker, go fish, old maid, and solitaire. DIMENSIONS: Numbers are 1.25 inches high.

Match Pix

Match Pix is educational game software designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This program contains six games that teach children to read over 150 words important for beginning readers. Words are organized in fourteen player-selectable word groups such as animals, numbers, and colors, each with 10 or more words. Three games (Matchup, Tic Tac Toe, and Bingo) match pictures to printed words, while three other games present words by American Sign Language signs, fingerspellin

Math Flash

Math Flash is a voice output math tutorial program designed for use by elementary students who are blind or have low vision. This program helps students age six years and up sharpen their math skills with talking flash cards. This self-voicing program uses a computer's sound card to communicate instructions, drills, practice sessions, and games. Students can select their own favorite Math Mentor character. Teachers can modify the number of problems and their degree of difficulty, and insert cust

Math...to Go

Math...To Go! is an auditory output, electronic educational toy designed to help children develop skills in equation solving, math tables, and critical-thinking problems while practicing addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. The toys memory has more than 50,000 math problems on three challenge levels. Correct answers are rewarded with musical tunes and graphics on the 7-character LCD display. The toy also has a calculator built-in so the device can be used to complete school less

Megaword Game

Megaword is a Braille crossword board game designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. It is similar to Scrabble, and features large, bold print letters on a white game board with a Brailled overlay. Recessed squares hold the playing pieces. The bold print letter pieces have Braille overlays. Braille and large print instructions are included. DIMENSIONS: The playing pieces are 0.75 inch square.

Mini Motors Activity Card Set

The Mini Motors Math Activity Card Set is a math skills training system designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set assists with early counting, sorting, and matching skills. The set includes 48 mini motor counters in the shapes of various vehicles, including cars, planes, boats, trucks, etc. and 12 double-sided activity cards. OPTIONS: An extra set of 72 mini motors counters is available. COLOR: The counters come in four colors.

Molat Bingo Machine

Electronic game playing machine for visually handicapped people. Sixteen different games, including Bingo, can be selected and played. The machine prompts the player and confirms the game selected in an audible voice. Operates on a 3 hour battery or a 120V battery charger which is included. Complete operating manual and a video tape (1/2 inch VHS) are available.

Money Skills

Money Skills is a money management training system and tutorial program in a board game format designed to teach people with cognitive disabilities how to handle true-to-life money management situations. The program reinforces the idea that all individuals should learn to manage their personal finances to the best of their ability. Draw card categories coins and bills, your money, shopping, and money safety. Topics include identifying coins and bills, counting common coin combinations, budgeting

Moneywise Kids

Moneywise Kids is a board game designed to teach money management skills to children ages seven and up with cognitive or learning disabilities. This two-player game uses realistic-looking bills in denominations up to $100 and realistic-looking coins to teach making change and budgeting. It also teaches and reinforces addition, subtraction, and multiplication skills.

Mother Goose Says (Model 4013)

Mother Goose Says, model 4013, is an auditory game designed to improve cognitive skills, memorization, matching and sorting for children with a learning disability. Mother Goose is the main character who guides children through common nursery rhymes that they can listen to and recite as they learn to read and build language skills. Included are four colorful game boards that teach shapes, colors, numbers, and matching skills. The game can be used by one or two palyers.

Multiport

Multiport is a game peripheral port adapter that allows the user to select between different game control devices with a single switch, without unplugging different devices. Three devices can be switch selected on the Apple computers and two devices on the IBM. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple and IBM PC computers.

My First Bowling Game

My First Bowling Game is an eye-hand coordination activity designed for use by children with fine motor, upper extrmity gross motor, perceptual, or neurological disabilities. This machine-washable and dryable set includes foam-filled pins and two foam-filled balls. COLOR: The pins are patterned in black and white or red and white. The balls come in solid colors.

My Size Puzzle: Bear In The Big Blue House

The My Size Puzzle: Bear in the Big Blue House is a puzzle with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor or vision disabilities. This 46-piece puzzle shows Bear of the popular children's television program with his kite. DIMENSIONS: Each piece is a minimum of 3 inches square and the completed puzzle is 3 feet tall x 2 feet wide.

My Size Puzzle: Blue's Clues

The My Size Puzzle: Blue's Clues is a puzzle with large pieces designed for use by children with fine motor or vision disabilities. This 46-piece puzzle shows Blue of the popular children's television program siting in her chair with her ears raised.. DIMENSIONS: Each piece is a minimum of 3 inches square and the completed puzzle is 3 feet tall x 2 feet wide.

Mystery Of The Superintendent's House

The Mystery of the Superintendent's House is a sign language training game designed for use by children and adults who are deaf or who otherwise know sign language. Designed for two players through a large group in team aged 10 and up, this game uses a signed videotape to present the mystery of the superintendent's house which the players must solve before the house is torn down

Noughts And Crosses.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Game to help in simple problem solving and hand-eye coordination. A version of Tic-Tac-Toe. Plywood board 12 inches square marked into 9 squares with 3/8 inch diameter by 1 inch dowels glued in the center of each square; and 12 wood pieces, 2 by 2 inches, half cut into circles (noughts, or "O"s) and half into squares or cross shapes (crosses, or "X"s) with holes drilled through them so they can be placed over the dowels. Pieces can be painted bright co

Number Bus.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Dice game to help children develop concepts of numbers. Describes construction of a game which includes a wood "bus", twenty peg "men" and four dice. The bus is basically a box 9 by 7 by 3 1/2 inches deep; the bottom is made two boards deep with 20 holes (7/8 inch) drilled in the top one as "seats." Twenty pieces of 3/4 inch dowel cut 3 inches long, half painted one color, half another, serve as "men". The dice are 1 1/4 inch cubes with dots ranging fr

Numbered Tiles.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Wood tiles with numbers and signs to encourage children to do simple arithmetic. Hardboard tiles 6 inches square with numbers 1-9 and signs for add, subtract, multiply and divide painted on them. As the child gets better at arithmetic more tiles can be added. Includes drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 122-123. Also available from Prentice-

Numbered Top.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Ten sided top with numbers; can be played by several people with the numbers added for scores. Plywood disk 6 inches in diameter marked into ten equal wedges and cut to make a ten sided figure with the segments numbered 1 to 10. A dowel, 3/8 inch by 5 inches, is glued into a hole drilled through the middle of the disk. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, Eng

Odyssey Iii Talking Globe

The Odyssey III Talking Globe is an interactive educational toy designed for teaching geography to children with learning disabilities or low vision. The globe may also be adapted for the use of blind children by applying tactile markers such as High Marks, high dots, or Wikki Stix (see separate entries). When a spot on the Odyssey III globe is touched with a special pen that comes with the globe, a clear synthesized voice speaks the name of the city, state, country or ocean that has been touche

Ooops!

Ooops! is a cause and effect training program and single control switch game program library designed for use by children with learning, cognitive, or upper extremity disabilities or spinal cord injury. It contains four arcade-style game programs controlled by either a mouse or a single switch. The programs have high quality graphics and animation. Players select from a balloon, a spaceship, a car, or a submarine, then collect as many crystals as possible without crashing into obstacles. The pro

Oops, Holey Socks

Oops, Holey Socks is an independent living skills tutorial game designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. Appropriate for males and females from teens through seniors, the game requires players to match cards to pictures on the game disk and discuss the piece of clothing or grooming aid depicted and its use. The game includes two game disks (one male and one female version), two decks of cards, dice, 20 clothespins, and an instruction manual.

Othello (Model T8130)

Othello, model T8130, is a tactile board game for players who are blind or have low vision. This strategy game includes a playing board and 64 reversible discs, white on one side and black on the reverse. The board has raised ridges so discs won't slide during play. For tactual identification, the black side of each disc is marked with raised lines, while the white side is smooth. Two disc holders and printed instructions are included. DIMENSIONS: 14.4 x 10.5 x 1.8 inches. COLOR: Blue board with

Pacman Talks

Pacman Talks is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this audio game, Pacman travels down passageways chomping away on dots and ringing up points while trying to avoid relentless ghosts. The player navigates through corridors by listening to thumps, ticks, hums, thwacks, and the whispering voices of ghosts. The game includes a full audio menu with game sounds described, hot keys to tell the player what is happening, twenty-four levels,

Pathway Challenge (Model 3080)

The Pathway Challenge, model 3080, is an maze game designed to provide bilateral activity that enhances fine motor skills for individuals with little or no motor skills in their upper extremities. It is an eye hand coordination activity that gives proprioceptive and auditory feedback. The side bars can move independently or together depending on the path drawn by the therapist. Simple paths can be drawn so that only one hand is required or more complex paths can be used to require the simultaneo

Paws Signs Stories

Paws Signs Stories is an American Sign Language (ASL) training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. It consists of a computer software CD-ROM with five stories and 15 educational games (three for each story). The stories are designed to teach early ASL skills, including visual discrimination, facial expression, sign location, and signs accompanied by movement (classifiers). The stories use repetition, patterned language, and predictable structure to encourage ear

Peekaboo House Small Knob Puzzle

The Peekaboo House Small Knob Puzzle is a wooden puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. This puzzle depicts familiar objects inside and outside the house (cloud, tree, garage, door, closet, etc.) The background is a full-color house with cutouts trhat correspond to the knobbed pieces. There are pictures hidden behind each piece and the puzzle may also be used to teach connections between household rooms and their functions. The small knobs r

Peg-It Number Boards

Peg-It Number Boards is a math skills pegboard game designed for recreational and therapeutic use with children with perceptual, cognitive, and fine motor skill disabilities. The ten durable, rubber-like pegboard mats each have a large number (1 through 10) printed at the top along with a picture of a hand or hands counting that number. Each mat also has the corresponding number of peg holes. The 60 large pegs have rims for ease in grasping and holes in the tops to accept the points of other peg

Phonics Phacts & Phun

PHonics PHacts & PHun is a language tutorial program designed for use with individuals with learning disabilities. The set includes PHonics PHacts ($55.95), a set of approximately 700 cards that presents phonics drills and activities in a flash card format. PHonics PHun is a board game designed to be used with the card set. The game is played by the teacher and from two to ten students. PHonics PHacts covers 10 phonics skills: Beginning and ending consonants, long and short vowels, initial a

Pic-N-Match Puzzles

Pic-n-Match Puzzles are wood puzzles designed for leisure and educational use to teach object recognition, matching skills, word recognition, shape identification, cognitive skills, and eye-hand coordination for children and adults with neurological or cognitive disabilities. Each puzzle consists of five pieces with pre-cut notches for easier manipulation. Matching illustrations are printed in the space beneath each piece. These puzzles are available in four themes: animals, clothing, holidays,

Picture And Word Cards.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Picture cards to teach object recognition. Card stock with pictures from magazines of common objects glued on, lightly varnished to help them last longer. The name of the object could be printed as well. Includes drawing. SKILLS REQUIRED: Assembly. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Your Handicapped Child REF: London, England: Souvenir Press: p 114-115. Also available from Prentice-Hall, Englewoods Cliffs, NJ. NARIC CALL NUMBER: R3463 PAGES

Picture Dominoes (Model H71782-0000)

Picture Dominoes, model H71782-0000, is a dominoes game designed to teach matching, sorting, and assembly skills to individuals with cognitive disabilities. Designed to be played by two people, this game includes ten plastic dominoes with clear windows on each side, a deck of 45 alphabet-picture cards, and a instruction manual. Once the alphabet-picture cards are placed in the slots below the clear windows, they can be grouped and matched easily. Other types of cards can also be used. The domino

Picture Play Puzzles (Model 1576)

Picture Play Puzzles, model 1576, are puzzles with large pieces designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. Available in two different styles, these puzzles feature a plastic base in the shape of a square, two large plastic hand holds, and large plastic puzzle pieces. One puzzle encourages children to flip the puzzle pieces to form three complete family portraits, and the other encourages them to flip the puzzle pieces to form

Picture Puzzle Cubes.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Cubes with parts of pictures on them intended to be put together as puzzles, to help a child learn to extract information from pictures. Puzzles range from two pieces to six or more. Instructions for making puzzle cubes using 1 1/2 inch balluster, with partial pictures and plain colors on them. There is also a frame for the blocks to fit in. Discusses using the blocks to teach parts making a whole, top and bottom, left and right. Includes photographs a

Picture Symbol Lotto Game

The Picture Symbol Lotto Game is a perceptual training activity designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. Each game includes four sturdy lotto boards and thirty-six matching cards. The game strengthens symbol recognition, matching, and color-coding skills. It can be played by 1 to 4 players.

Pinochle - Regular Index (Model 126780)

Pinochle standard deck with regular braille.

Pipe

Pipe is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this game, the player has a hammer and a toolbox full of pipes, and must fix the underlying leaky pipe structures in three world cities. Each city has twelve regular levels plus two bonus levels. As the sound of approaching water gets louder, the player must fix the pipes before the water spills out. On some levels the player must fit eight pipes while on other levels more than 14 pipes must

Plastic Card Holder

The Plastic Card Holder is a playing card holder designed for use by individuals with reduced finger control or disabilities of the hand. Made of clear plastic for greater visibility, these holders rest on the table top, hold cards upright, and feature a front ledge for pencils or coins. DIMENSIONS: Available in 10 or 15 inches long.

Plastic Card Holder (Model 9431)

The Plastic Card Holder, model 9431 is a plastic playing card holder with a deck of low vision playing cards designed for use by individuals with low vision who have difficulty holding cards. DIMENSIONS (HxLxW):1.25 x 10 x 2 inches.

Plastic Card Holder (Model Nc29102)

The Plastic Card Holder, model NC29102, is a lightweight playing card holder designed for use with limited grasping ability and manual dexterity. The unit consists of a base with a card slot in the top. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 1 3/8 x 9 inches. The card slot tapers from .5 inch to 1/8 inch.

Playing Card Holder (Model 614600)

Metal playing card holder. Unique tension device holds 13 cards. Adhesive bottom holds firmly to table. For one handed card playing.

Playing Card Holder (Model Bk9431)

The Playing Card Holder, model 9431, is a playing card holder designed for use by individuals with fine motor and grasping disabilities. Features include extruded 2-inch wide base that is 1 3/8 inches in height, and a 1/2-inch slot that narrows to 1/8 inch for easy entry of cards. DIMENSIONS: The holder is 10-inches long.

Playing Card Holder (Models 71252-0010, -0015)

The Playing Card Holder is a slotted holder designed so that cards can be added or removed easily. The holder is made of ABS plastic and is cleanable. The base of the holder has a small lip and extends far enough to hold a writing utensil. Two models are available: 71252-0010 for standard sized cards, and 71252-0015 for extra-large sized cards. DIMENSIONS: 2 x 1 3/8 inches.

Playing Card Slate (Model 23-2101-6)

The Playing Card Slate, model 23-2101-6, is a braille slate designed to create brailled playing cards for individuals who are blind or have low vision. This slate allows the user to braille any standard size playing card. It is made of aluminum and comes with a braille stylus.

Playing Cards

The Playing Cards are low vision playing cards designed for use by individals with low vision. These regulation-sized cards are a standard poker deck with enlarged numbers.

Pool Cue Cuff (Model 9462)

The Pool Cue Cuff, model 9462, is a grasping aid for hand designed for use by individuals with spinal cord injury or upper extremity disabilities. This cuff is designed to hold a pool cue for those with limited hand function. A strap holds the hand around a pool cue. It is length-adjustable and is lined with Dycem to prevent slipping. The cuff is made of suede leather with D-ring Velcro closure.

Preschool Puzzler (Model 7131)

The Preschool Puzzler, model 7131, is a three-sided puzzle with large pieces designed to teach beginning matching skills to children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. The child must match plastic pieces to the corresponding hole by color or shape before the timer on top runs out. If all three sides are not complete and the timer is not stopped in time, the puzzle flips open and the pieces fly off. Puzzle pieces come in the shape of a heart, star, moon, square, duck, bear, a

Primer Pak (Model Lr-2117)

The Primer Pak, model LR-2117, is a set of eye hand coordination activities designed for use by children with physical or neurological disabilities. The set includes a crepe rubber alphabet puzzle, four Fit-A-Space Discs with shapes for stringing, three chipboard shapes with tipped laces for lacing and tracing, and 25 rubber octagon pieces for construction, with a carrying and storage bag. DIMENSIONS: The alphabet puzzle is 8 inches square, and the carrying case is 9 inches square.

Print 'n Play

Print 'N Play is a language tutorial program designed for use with children with cognitive and communication disabilities. This program includes more than 50 bingo and mystery game boards for language skills. The CD-ROM also features motivational games for themes, holidays, and special occasions. The games can be printed directly from the CD-ROM or they can be dragged to the user's hard drive to enable the games to be customized. COMPATIBILITY: This CD-ROM contains versions for use on Macintosh

Puzzle Gripper

The Puzzle Gripper is a puzzle aid designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. Designed to aid in picking up and manipulating cardboard puzzle pieces, coated paper-stock cards, or the pages of board books, this devices consists of a foam-covered wooden handle with a suction cup at one end and a wrist loop at the other. The suction cup is released from the puzzle piece, card, or page by rocking the gripper. DIMENSIONS (LxD): 6.5 x 1.5 inches.

Puzzlepillar (Model 9015)

The Puzzlepillar, model 9015, is a toy designed for use by children with upper extremity, severe physical, or mobility disabilities, or low vision. This caterpillar puzzle consists of four large pieces in primary colors with textures. When a piece is put in the correct place on the base, the user is rewarded with lights, music, or vibration. All three are activated when the puzzle is complete. POWER: Uses six double-A batteries (not included). DIMENSIONS (LxWxH): 14 x 3.5 x 2.5 inches.

Quick Pick Math (Models 1-03570-00, 1-03571-00, 1-03572-00, & 1-03573-00)

Quick Pick Math are math games designed for use by students aged five years and up who are blind or have low vision. Games include Addition, model 1-03570-00; Subtraction, model 1-03571-00; Multiplication, model 1-03572-00; and Division, model 1-03573-00. Each math game consists of a plastic packet that holds fifty cards in braille and large print. A math question and four possible answers are on the front and back of each card. The plastic packet has four holes on its edge corresponding to the

Quick Pix: Not Just A Math Game

Quick Pix: Not Just a Math Game is a math skills card game designed for use by children with learning disabilities. Designed to teach addition and subtraction skills to children ages seven years and up, the game comprises a set of "answer cards" to be dealt between two to four players. The answer cards are to be paired with the matching question cards as they are turned up one at a time. The goal is to match the correct answer to the matching math question card as quickly as possible and capture

Quoits.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Ring toss game which promotes eye-hand coordination. Plywood board 24 inches square with a 2 inch batten on one side to make it tilt, with 5 dowels 1/2 inch by 4 inches and rounded at one end attached one in the center and the others toward the corners of the board; and 5 quoits or small semi flexible hoops (such as the drive belts for a vacuum cleaner). Pegs are numbered for scoring. Includes drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D T

Rainbow Numbers

Rainbow Numbers are a training system for matching / sorting / assembly designed for children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. The base is equipped with five numbered large pegs, each with the capacity to hold the number of color-coded wooden shapes indicated by the number. The set inclludes 15 wooden pieces in five shapes. DIMENSIONS: The base is 10 x 3.25 x 4 inches. COLOR: The wooden pieces come in five colors.

Rainbow Shapes

Rainbow Shapes are a training system for matching / sorting / assembly designed for children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. The blocks have openings in the center that correspond to the five geometrically shaped pegs on the half-moon shaped base. DIMENSIONS: The base is 10 x 5 x 2 inches.

Raised Dot Dominoes

The Raised Dot Dominoes is a tactile game designed for use by individuals who are blind or who have low vision. This double sixes domino set is made up of standard-sized pieces with raised dots and comes with a carrying case. COLOR: White with black dots.

Recreation Skills

Recreation Skills is an independent living skills tutorial in a board game format designed to encourage individuals with cognitive disabilities to relax and have fun during their leisure time and to pursue new recreational activities. Draw card categories include trips, indoor fun, outdoor fun, and hobbies. Topics include packing a bag for a trip, carrying an ID, going to the movies, going out to eat, arts and crafts, outdoor cooking, video games, first aid, and others. The program includes the

Residents' Rights Bingo

Residents' Rights Bingo is an educational board game designed for use by older adults and individuals with disabilities. The game is played like regular bingo, but it is based on federal residents' rights requirements. The game contains a master board, 24 bingo cards (extra heavy duty), 75 call cards with discussion questions on the back, 300 easy-grip rubber markers, and an instruction booklet.

Ring Toss

Ring Toss is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with neurological or perceptual disabilities. This game consists of an X-shaped solid wooden base with large, numbered, bottle-shaped pegs set in each arm and the center of the X. Five rings are included.

Ring Toss Game (Model T2421)

The Ring Toss Game, model T2421, is designed for use with individuals with fine or gross motor disabilities. Designed for indoor or outdoor use, the set includes two plastic bases and four rings. DIMENSIONS: The bases are 8 inches high and the rings are 8 inches in diameter. COLOR: The bases have red bases and yellow posts and the set includes two red rings and two yellow rings.

Roll-A-Ball.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Game of skill involving rolling a ball into holes in a wooden board. Plywood board 18 inches square with 5 holes, a little larger than tennis balls cut into it and numbered for scoring, and a batten fastened to the back to make it tilt. Tennis balls or balls of a similar size are rolled along the floor and up the board, aimed at the holes. Includes instructions and drawings. SKILLS REQUIRED: Woodworking. AUTHOR: Caston, D TITLE: Easy to Make Toys for Y

S.o.s. In Search Of Services

S.O.S. In Search of Services is an independent living skills tutorial designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. Intended for two to eight players, this game provides true-to-life experiences in earning an income, locating and paying for services, taking out and repaying loans, and budgeting money. As players move their pieces around the board, they encounter the need for services which they must use the Yellow Pages to locate and to determine how the businesses and organizat

Sackers

Sackers is a beanbag game that can be played indoors or out by children who use wheelchairs and children with gross motor and hand-eye coordination disabilities. Safely combining elements of horseshoes and shuffleboard, the game includes two dense plastic target boards and six eight-ounce beanbags or sacks. Players alternate throwing the six sacks at the opposing target board; sacks remaining on the board after all six are thrown score one point, while putting a sack through the hole scores thre

School-Time Leaptop Learning System

The School-Time LeapTop Learning System is an educational toy designed to teach fundamental learning skills to children with learning or cognitive disabilities. It has a large colorful keyboard with keys for the alphabet and numbers one through ten, and an LCD (liquid crystal display) screen that shows letters, numbers, and animation. Users can play seven educational games with talking characters, and listen to three fun learning songs. The games and songs teach letter names and sounds, numbers,

Sesame Street Abc Poster

The Sesame Street ABC Poster is an alphabet game designed for children with cognitive and physical disabilities. This large voice output poster hangs on the wall, and, with the touch of a finger, children can play and learn in four different learning modes. Elmo, Big Bird, and Ernie help children learn phonics, recite the alphabet, and identify specific letters. The poster also offers a "Let's Find" game with Elmo and Big Bird.

Shades Of Doom

Shades of Doom is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This self-voicing game uses sound to immerse the gamer in a world of action and suspense set in the not too distant future. The player is equipped with a medical kit, a gun, a knife, and a computer, and must get through the many levels of a top secret military research base to shut down an ill-fated experiment. The player uses the sound of the wind in the passages and rooms, the echo o

Shape Match Puzzle

The Size Match Puzzle is a tactile puzzle designed to encourage problem solving while teaching matching and sorting for individuals who have physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. The colorful puzzle is also visually stimulating for individuals with low vision. Four basic shapes and variations of each add up to this puzzle's 12 challenging shapes. Children are introduced to shapes and learn matching and organizational skill development.

Shape-Size Learning Center

The Shape-Size Learning Center is a wood puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive or neurological disabilities. The puzzle has a wood board that accepts knobbed wooden pieces in three rows: the top row has five circles in five sizes in descending order from large to small; the middle row has five squares; and, the bottom row has triangles. The knobs on each piece requirea finger-thumb grasp.

Sign It!

Sign It! is a sign language training game designed for use by individuals with hearing disabilities. Designed for one to six players, the game teaches sign languages and includes a board, a die, cards, and a copy of "Signing Illustrated" by Mickey Flodin.

Six-Piece Puzzle

The Six-Piece Puzzle is a wooden puzzle with large knobbed pieces designed for use by individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or cognitive disabilities. Designed for adults, these puzzles have a matte finish to prevent glare or reflection and bright, simple color graphics that are easily recognizable and large enough to be seen by individuals with vision impairment. Pictures are laminated on puzzle pieces and the puzzle base encourages matching. Each piece has at least one straight edge for added c

Size Match Puzzle

The Size Match Puzzle is a tactile puzzle designed to encourage problem solving while teaching matching and sorting for individuals who have physical, sensory or cognitive disabilities. The colorful puzzle is also visually stimulating for individuals with low vision. It has triangles, squares, circles and rectangles in small, medium and large sizes. Children are introduced to shapes and learn matching and organizational skill development.

Skittles.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Game of skill requiring eye-hand coordination. Materials include a plywood base 10 by 10 inches with a wooden dowel 1/2 inch by 12 inches fastened in the middle; a piece of string is fastened to the top of the dowel and tied around a weight such as a walnut. Ten skittles - pieces of 1 inch dowel or broom handle 3 inches high - are arranged in a wide circle around the post. The object is to drop the weight so the string wraps around the pole then the we

Small Knob Food Puzzle

The Small Knob Food Puzzle is a wooden puzzle designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. The puzzle depicts 12 familiar food items that can be removed from and replaced in the appropriate cutout using the small knob in the center of each piece. This puzzle requires use of the pincer grasp, providing fine motor training. DIMENSIONS (LxW): 9 x 12 inches.

Snakes And Ladders (Model G146)

Snakes and Ladders, model G146, is a tactile board game for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This game of chance is appropriate for the whole family. It includes brightly colored tactile board and pieces.

Social Skills Program (Model Lsg-12)

Social Skills, model LSG12, is a behavior training system in a board game format designed to assist people with cognitive and emotional disabilities in acquiring the socialization skills necessary to get along with others in all aspects of daily life. The program encourages individuals to develop positive interpersonal skills that will allow them to be successful in an inclusive community environment. The game covers such categories as home, school and work, and community and recreation. Top

Solitaire Board

The Solitaire Board is designed for use by individuals with disabilities of the hand. This plastic board keeps cards properly aligned and in easy-to-view positions. The board has slots to keep cards upright abd depressions to hods discards and draw piles. A booklet with instructions for 52 games is included.

Solitaire Gameboard (Model P4930)

Lightweight solitaire playing board made of molded plastic measures 20 inches by 21 inches. Has card slots and deck wells. Comes with 1 deck of large print playing cards and intstruction book for playing 5 types of solitaire.

Sonic Match

Sonic Match is an audio video game program designed for use by players who are blind or have low vision. In this game, similar to Bop It, the player uses the four arrow keys to match the sounds, and as time goes on, the game gets faster and faster. The longer the player lasts, the more points he or she gets for matching sounds. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: Windows 95 or higher operating system; Microsoft DirectX version 8.0 or higher.

Sound Puzzle Box

The Sound Puzzle Box is a puzzle with sound designed for use by children with mobility, neurological, and visual disabilities. Children practice sorting and matching skills while enhancing shape, color, and audio discrimination skills. This plastic puzzle box features a see-through cylindrical box with a three-shape sorter on the top. When any of the large pieces are dropped into or dumped out of the box through the corresponding opening on the sorter, they make squeaky noises. The plastic puzzl

Southpaw Bean Bag Toss (Model 1821)

The Bean Bag Toss, model 1821, is a game designed to work motor skills for individuals with a physical disability. It promotes proprioceptive skills, encourages range of motion, and improves eye-hand coordination. The client simply tosses the bean bags through the brightly colored hot air balloon holes displayed on the sky blue background. The easle which collapses for storage, has rounded corners and a rubber edge guard for safety. SIZES: Comes with large and small bean bags. DIMENSIONS: Board

Southpaw Fishing Game (Model 1826)

The Fishing Game, model 1826, is designed to promote eye hand coordination and perception training for individuals with a physical disability. Made with washable hook and loop fabric, it only takes a touch of the fishing hook to catch one of the fish. The pole has an adjustable slide weight to provide full range proprioceptive feedback and is sized to fit clients' hands of all sizes. The kit comes with one fishing pole, two starfish, two seahorses, two fish, one weighted fish, extra fish fabric

Southpaw Textured Dominoes (Model 1571)

Textured Dominoes, model 1575, are designed to provide tactile stimulation for individuals who are visually disabled or sensory deprived. The dominoes are black and have "touch and feel" spots representing several textures such as courduroy, burlap and sandpaper. On the other side of the dominoes are large coored dots so that individuals with vision can enjoy them also. A set of 28 dominoes comes with a drawstring bag for storage. DIMENSIONS: Dominoes are two by four inches. GUARANTEE: One full

Southpaw Tic Tac Toe (Model 1825)

Tic-Tac-Toe, model 1825, is a bean bag game designed build proprioceptive skill, encourage range of motion and improve eye-hand coordination for individuals with a physical disability. The game is made of durable, easy to clean, heavy vinyl and comes with ten weighted bean bags. DIMENSIONS: Vinyl board is 24 x 24 inches. GUARANTEE: One full year from shipping date.

Speak And Math

Speak and math with braille imprinted controls. Electronic voice output provides instruction, reads, answers and gives encouragement for correct solutions. Develop fundamental skills with more than 100,000 problems in addition, subtraction, multiplication, simple geometry and algebra. Games and levels of difficulty to help stimulate learning with option modules. Includes an activity book and plug in earphones. Forty keys, 5/16 inch in diameter, spaced 9/16 inch center to center. Four C cell batt

Speech Lingo

Speech Lingo is a speech training program designed for use with individuals with communication and cognitive disabilities. The program includes eight sets with cards for two sounds in each set. Each separately boxed, each set includes 12 pre-printed playing boards with realistic illustrations, 12 cards with corresponding cutout pictures, and instruction sheet with alternative uses. The program can be used as a bingo or matching game, to practice visual recognition, to create stories using the pi

Spell Well

Spell Well is a spelling tutorial program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. This CD-ROM has 20 colorful game boards, each focusing on vocabulary covering different topics, such as School, Home, Food, Ocean, and the Environment. There are over 2,500 ASL (American Sign Language) sign and graphic vocabulary prompts. When the player spells enough words to reach the end of a game, the screen comes alive with animation.

Sportime Beanbagball

The Sportime BeanBagBall is a sensory integration activity designed to offer tactile stimulation for persons with neurological disabilities. It features a double-stitch, leather-like vinyl composition with encapsulated plastic pellets. Designed to appeal to all ages, its size is between a baseball and a softball to allow for multiple user, grasping capacities.

Sportime Deck Tennis Rings

The Sportime Deck Tennis Rings are an eye and hand coordination activity designed to develop visual tracking skills for persons with cognitive disabilities. They consist of an inflatable construction so the user can determine the size and softness. The rings are fabricated from a roto-molded vinyl material. COLORS: Variety.

Stacking The Deck (Model 2316)

Personal and social skills tutorial board game designed for use with any table game that involves successive turns and progressive movement around a game board. Program provides training in 3 areas: general social skills, social vocational skills, and social sexual skills. A deck of 48 cards for each area requires players to respond to situations involving 6 social skill types: giving and receiving compliments; social interaction; politeness; giving and receiving criticism; social confrontation;

Stomper (Stand Up Version)

Large sturdy action oriented game. Lighted panels flash under player's feet. The object of the game is to stomp on the panel that is lit. Light and musical sound effects accompany the game play; the score lights up the front panel. The game can be customized for specialized visual or audio responses or varying speeds.

Stomper (Wheelchair Version)

Wheelchair accessible action oriented game. Light board, containing large colorful squares which flash on and off, is at wheelchair users height. The object of the game is to hit the colored panel which is lit. Lights and musical sound effects accompany the game play; the score lights up the front panel. The game can be customized for specialized visual or audio responses or varying speeds.

Super Speak & Math

Super Speak & Math is a math skills game and training system designed to develop an understanding of important basic math concepts. This electronic, educational toy has a memory with more than 250,000 problems on three difficulty levels. This portable unit has a built-in handle, 3-line LCD display that helps children visualize the "Base 10" picture method, and calculator-like keyboard with color-coded activity keys. Auditory output includes music and video arcade sound effects and speech syn

Supermarket Bingo

DO IT YOURSELF PURPOSE: To teach supermarket recognition and mobility to students who are blind or who have low vision. Following foundational lessons in store layout and product identification, students should be familiarized with the primary parts of a specific local store, as well as locations related to those parts. The focus should then be on specific sections with the understanding that most products found within a section are related to each other. When these concepts are in place, the g

Supreme Low Vision Cards

Supreme Low Vision Playing Cards are designed with large easy to read numbers for individuals who are visually disabled. These playing cards are plastic-coated so they are durable. DIMENSIONS: Numerals measure 1.5 inches high.

Survival Skills

Survival Skills is a safety awareness and language tutorial program in a board game format designed to help individuals with cognitive disabilities learn to read or recognize important vocabulary words and images necessary to safely function in daily life. Categories include home, school, work, community, and shopping and include such topics as poison symbols, "Out of Order" signs, oven dials, first aid kits, television remote controls, "Danger signs," and others. The "Draw Cards" use full-color

Swap And Fix Card Games

Swap and Fix Card Games are reading and spelling skills card games designed for use by students with learning disabilities. These games are suitable for two to four players. There are 28 different Swap games in four sets and seven different Fix games in one set. Each game consists of a pack of 42 word cards, eight Swap or Fix cards, and a word list. There are three, four, five, or six suits (word families or prefix/suffix types) in each pack of cards. The cards are colorful but uncluttered and e

Taco Treats

Taco Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine what color ingredient they receive to fill their folded laminated taco. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and dice. Holding the taco shell in the hand promotes arch development and proprioceptive awareness. Filling the shell develops fine moto

Tactile Scrabble Overlays

Tactile Scrabble Overlays are Braille overlays designed to make the Scrabble crossword game accessible to players who are blind or have low vision. The overlays feature Brailled letters on clear tape with adhesive backing, and are designed to fit on the standard game board and wooden pieces used in Scrabble.

Talking Book And Talking Game Board Keyguards

Talking Book and Talking Game Board Keyguards are designed to enable children with fine motor and other upper extremity disabilities to use popular press-and-play game boards and story books with illustrated press-and-play sound effects strips. These keyguards (each sold separately) fit snugly into the push-button panels and may be mounted permanently using silicone or temporarily using Dual Lock or Velcro depending on the child's needs and abilities. Temparary mounting enables the keyguard to b

Talking Master Mouse Computer

The Talking Master Mouse Computer is an educational, electronic toy computer with mouse designed to introduce computer skills and develop math, pre-school spelling, and vocabulary skills. This toy may be appropriate for use by children with low vision due to the bright, contrasting colors of the overlay inserts, keyboard, and screen, as well as the high contrast black on white large print keypad. Activity cards are inserted into the top of the "monitor", and the voice output guides the child thr

Talking Maze Game

The Talking Maze Game is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This game of memory and spatial awareness features a series of mazes of increasing difficulty. The player must navigate each maze, colliding with the walls as few times as possible. The player must also memorize the moves they make as they navigate the maze to avoid too many unnecessary steps. The game can help young children gain awareness of the environment and how to move aro

Talking Word Puzzles Software (Models D-03440-00 & D-03440-Ed)

Talking Word Puzzles Software is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This program enables to user to create word and crossword puzzles in large print and with speech feedback. The user makes up a word list, and the software creates the puzzle by entering the words into one of several puzzle formats. As the player navigates through the puzzle, the program announces the contents of each square. Speech feedback in hidden word puzzles also in

Target Board (Model T486)

The Target Board, model T486, is a bean bag game designed for use by persons with upper extremity weakness or disability. Individuals or groups can toss bean bags (not included) through any of the holes to improve active range of motion and strength. This board is made of heavy-duty seasoned wood and is supported by block feet. The target has five large holes, each with a point value printed beneath it.. DIMENSIONS: 18 x 24 x .25 inches. COLOR: Natural wood with red numbering.

Target Goals (Models T2138, T2144, T2152, &t2165)

The Target Goals are basketball games designed for use by children with neurological or upper extremity disabilities. The tubular steel goals include netting, are free-standing and self-supporting, and have reduced openings. These Goals may be used indoors or outdoors with beanbags, foam balls, tennis balls, or mini-basketballs (not included). OPTIONS: Backboard. DIMENSIONS: Model T2138 is 2 feet high, model T2144 is 3 feet high, and model T2165 is 4 feet high. Model T2165 is a set of one of eac

Telling Time Dominoes

Time Telling Dominoes is a time skills tutorial program designed for use with individuals with learning and developmental disabilities. Designed to be used similarly to standard dominoes, these dominoes depict the time on digital and analog clock faces or express the time using time telling vocabulary. The set includes hour and half-hour times, as well as quarter hour, five minute, and minute intervals.

Ten Counter (Model 3101)

The Ten Counter, model 3101, is an educational toy designed for use by children with fine motor and cognitive disabilities. This manipulative toy consists of a wooden base with 10 arches, each holding from one to 10 flat beads. The number of beads on the arch corresponds to the printed numeral and the number of objects pictured at the bottom of the arch.

Texture Dominoes (Model G5011)

Texture Dominoes, model G5011, are a tactile and math skills game designed for use by children with learning and visual disabilities. The dominoes can be used as both a game and to promote tactile discrimination. Each of the 28 pieces has two different surface textures. A wooden storage tray is included.

Textured Number Floor Puzzle (Model A9246-30)

The Textured Number Floor Puzzle, model A9246-30, is a floor puzzle with large pieces designed for use by children with physical, cognitive, or neurological disabilities. This puzzle features large, soft foam pieces with different textures on them to stimulate the sense of touch. Each number tile is a different color and has a piece count equal to the number on the tile. For example, the number two tile breaks down into two pieces. Puzzle pieces form the numbers one through nine. The entire puzz

Three Bear Family Count & Match

The Three Bear Family Count & Match is a training system for matching / sorting / assembly designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 16 plastic circus bears for counting, sorting and matching; 27 hands-on activities, and two games.

Three Bear Family Toss 'n' Play Activity Set

The Three Bear Family Toss 'N' Play Activity Set is a bean bag game designed for use by children with upper extremity or perceptual disabilities. The set includes a vinyl floor mat, four canvas bean bags, a game and activity book, and a storage box. The double-sided floor mat is printed with bright graphics of bears and numbered bear paw prints on a path; the reverse side of the mat is printed with a large bear with nmbers.. DIMENSIONS: The mat is 4 x 5 feet.

Three Slotted Card Holder

The Three Slotted Card Holder is a playing card holder designed for use by individuals with upper extremity disabilities. This solid wood block has three angled grooves for three rows of cards. DIMENSIONS: 7 inches wide.

Time Skills

Time Skills is a time management training system and time skills tutorial program designed to stress the concept that individuals nust take responsibility for their personal daily and weekly schedules. The game's Draw card categories include clocks, home, school or work, and community. Topics covered include setting a watch, setting an alarm clock, punctuality, time sheets, taking medication, making reservations, and others. The program includes the game board and playing pieces, draw cards, a t

Timing It Right Board Game

The Timing It Right Board Game is a time skills tutorial program designed for use by children with cognitive disabilities. This game has children play their way through a busy day while building time-telling skills. The self-checking game helps build skills in telling digital and analog time. The game includes the game board, game pieces, a clock face, and a table flip book.

Toddler Tote

The Toddler Tote is a hand eye coordination activity designed for use by young children with fine motor, cognitive, perceptual, and neurological disabilities. This set includes one Junior Fit-A-Space panel with large geometric shapes; four Shape Squares in a smaller size; two Peg Play Shapes with pegs to introduce early pegboard skills; and three Familiar Things two-piece puzzles. A carrying bag is included.

Toddler Tote

The Toddler Tote is a hand eye coordination activity designed for use by young children with fine motor, cognitive, perceptual, and neurological disabilities. This set includes three one-piece animal puzzles; seven pegs and two pegboards to heighten pegboard manipulation skills; one large crepe foam puzzle with a circle, triangle, and diamond on it; and four small, crepe foam puzzles of a heart, a square, a star, and a circle. A carrying bag is included. COLOR: All of the puzzles, pegs, and pegb

Tootsietoy Big Colored Wood Blocks

The Tootsietoy Big Colored Wood Blocks is a tactile puzzle designed to provide visual stimulation and encourage eye hand coordination and fine motor skills for children with cognitive or sensory disabilities. The 28 piece wood block set includes ten different shpes in five bright colors. It also stimulate creative plau through planning and building.

Toss 'n' Play Activity Set

The Toss 'N' Play Activity Set is a bean bag game designed for use by children with upper extremity or perceptual disabilities. The set includes a vinyl floor mat, four canvas bean bags, a multi-lingual game and activity book, and a storage box. The double-sided floor mat is printed with bright graphics of numbers and geometric shapes on one side; the reverse is printed with a hopscotch board. DIMENSIONS: The mat is 4 x 5 feet.

Toss-N-Score

Toss 'N Score is a basketball game backstop consisting of a large "basket" with four sides mounted on a pole. The basket unit has an open top that is larger than the closed bottom to funnel the ball down to one of four circular openings with a curved lip that returns the ball to the playing court. Each of the circular openings is numbered, one to four. COLORS: Yellow basket with black numbers; metal pole. DIMENSIONS: Basket is 3 feet square; overall height is 8 feet. WEIGHT: 55 pounds.

Treasure Galaxy!

Treasure Galaxy! is a math tutorial program designed to develop an understanding of measurement, basic fractions, geometric shapes and calendar reading for persons with cognitive disabilities. Revolving around an animated space adventure where the user must discover stolen crystals, this tutorial program features six mathematical activities designed to provide the participant the opportunity to collect the crystals. These activities, at each of the three space stations, include assembling basic

Treasure Mathstorm!

Treasure MathStorm! is an academic tutorial program designed to build abilities to tell time, count money, make change, and solve other math problems. This program strengthens thinking nd basic arithmetic skills such as addition, subtraction, and multiplication; and develops an understanding of equalities and inequalities. It includes both drill-and-practice and problem-solving questions. There are six different math levels so it is easy to find one that automatically adjusts to the player's abi

Treats Game Assortment

The Treats Game Assortment is an eye hand coordination activity set designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. This set of easy-to-understand games requires players to throw a die to determine how many pieces they receive to place on their laminated mats. The object is to cover the mat with pieces. Players pick up the small pieces and put them in position, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes one mat from each of the following games: Coo

Trek 2000

Trek 2000 is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. In this computer game, the player commands four Federation starships, and must defeat an alliance between the Klingons, the Romulans, and the Tholians. This voice output game program comes on a CD-ROM and consists of speaking WAV files. COMPATIBILITY: For use on IBM and compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: DOS; sound card; speech synthesizer supporting speech for DOS.

Tricky Fingers

Tricky Fingers is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use by individuals with fine motor disabilities. The child uses his or her fingertips to manipulate marbles enclosed in a puzzle tray to create a pattern matching that on a pattern card. The set includes two puzzle trays and 14 pattern cards.

Troopanum 2.0

Troopanum 2.0 is a voice output game program designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. This is an arcade-style game similar to video games such as Space Invaders and Missile Command. The player defends a starbase from the evil space commander, Lord Vector, and his bomber ships, fleet ships, lunar lifters, pods, moon rocks, and Gorbian ships. The player shoots through 16 levels of play and two bonus levels, scoring as many points as possible while protecting the starbase a

Turtle Alphabet And Number Puzzle

The Turtle Alphabet and Number Puzzle is a wood puzzle designed for use by children with fine motor and cognitive disabilities. This 40-piece puzzle assists in learning the letters of the alphabet and the numbers one through nine. The shell of the turtle is made up of individual pieces for each lowercase letter of the alphabet; the numbers edge the bottom of the shell. The corresponding uppercase letter is printed on the puzzle board beneath the corresponding piece. The number piece have the cor

Twist & Shout Addition

Twist & Shout Addition is an educational toy designed for use by children between the ages of four and nine years with cognitive or learning disabilities. Designed to teach and quiz the addition tables from 1 through 12 using one number set at a time, this self-contained talking tube-shaped unit offers teach and quiz modes and four games and appealing music. The unit keeps score and congratulates children on every correct answer and provides the answer when help is needed.Answers are both he

Twist & Shout Multiplication

Tist & Shout Multiplication is an educational toy designed for use by children between the ages of seven and ten years with cognitive or learning disabilities. Designed to teach and quiz the multiplication tables from 0 through 12 using one number set at a time, this self-contained talking tube-shaped unit offers three games and appealing music. Game one requires the child to build an equation, then to press the "activator" button to hear the equation and its solution and see the answer on t

Twist & Shout Phonics

Twist & Shout Phonics is an educational toy designed for use by children between the ages of four and seven with cognitive or learning disabilities. Designed to teach and quiz letters, phonics, and spelling, as well as helping to build vocabulary, this self-contained talking tube-shaped unit offers four games and appealing music. Game one teaches letters and phonic sounds to a funky beat. Game two quizzes children on what they have learned, requiring them to press a button to select the corr

U.s. Puzzle Map (Model 1-01140-00)

The U.S. Puzzle Map, model 1-01140-00, is a tactile map and educational puzzle designed for teaching U.S. geography to children who are blind or have low vision. This take-apart political topographical map of the United States has a lightweight frame and colorful pieces representing individual states. Features include tactile mountains, rivers, and state capitals; incised state boundaries; state name abbreviations in braille; tactile latitude and longitude lines; finger holes for easy removal of

Visual Memory Game

The Visual Memory Game is a memory improvement activity designed for use with individuals with cognitive disabilities. This activity consists of a wooden tray with 16 recessed circular "hiding spots" and lids with knobbed handles. Stickers, pictures, small shapes, small candies, etc. can be hidden in the recesses to create a memory activity. DIMENSIONS: The board is 12 x 12 inches and the lids are 1.75 inches deep.

Visually Handicapped Bingo Card

Set of 12 thermoformed plastic boards with raised arabic letter for visually handicapped bingo players. Outline of raised numbers can be felt with the fingers and readily determined by players. Numbers are also large enough so that lesser handicapped might read the digits.

Watch Me Count! Number Puzzle (Model Erm-16)

The Watch Me Count! Number Puzzle, model ERM-16, is designed to teach shapes, names, and the order of numbers. It is made of wood with large pieces so that persons with limited manual dexterity can pick them up. The puzzle pieces are numbers that fit into the wooden base. Sliding beads demonstrate "quantity" and assist the child in counting exercises. DIMENSIONS: 9.5 x 7.5 inches.

Watermelon Treats

Watermelon Treats is an eye hand coordination activity designed for use with children with fine motor or perceptual disabilities. Designed for one to six players, this easy-to-understand game requires players to throw a die to determine how many seeds they receive to place on their laminated watermelon mats. The object is to cover the watermelon slice with seeds. Players pick up the seeds, strengthening fine motor and grasping skills. The set includes six laminated mats, 180 playing pieces, and

Whatever Next!

Whatever Next! is a dame designed for use with children with mobility and neurological disabilities. This board game incorporate dice throwing, turn-taking, moving pieces, and drawing cards with such activities as imitating, motor planning, jumping, hopping, balancing, and crawling for proprioceptive and vestibular input.

Wheels!

Wheels! is a video game designed for use by children with cognitive, sensory, or motor disabilities. This game can be played as a game or it can be used to teach wheelchair control skills. This three-dimensional video game has players fight evil clowns and mad robots with pie guns that "cream" the monsters with lemon meringue pies; the monsters fight back with pie guns that fire blueberry pies. The game uses easy-to-follow mazes set in a familiar school setting with familiar objects. Each maze o

Where Does My Money Go? Level I & Level Ii

Where Does My Money Go? is a money management training system in a board game format designed for use with individuals with learning and other cognitive disabilities. Both levels use realistic currency to teach basic money handling skills. Level I ($64.95) requires players to conduct money transactions at the grocery store, restaurant, mall, and shopping mart. It also focuses on ways to earn money, pay bills, and deal with unexpected expenses. The currency at this level is limited quarters, $1,

Who Do-What Where

Who Do-What Where is a writing and reading skills training program designed for use by children who are deaf or hard of hearing. The program includes eight educational games with progressive activities to help children learn basic sentence parts and sentence structure, leading to success in building and analyzing simple sentences. COMPATIBILITY: For use on Apple Macintosh and IBM or compatible computers. SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS: For Macintosh computers, System 7 through 9 or OS X is required; for IB

Wild Animal Sort & Compare

The Wild Animal Sort & Compare is a math skills training system designed for use with children with cognitive disabilities. The set includes 16 rubber animals, 17 hands-on activities, and two games. The games and activities help children build counting, sorting, and matching skills. COLOR: The animals come in assorted colors.

Windup Fishing Game

The Windup Fishing Game is eye hand coordination activity designed for use by children with cognitive, neurological, or fine motor disabilities. Winding the unit up sets the fish in motion and players use the magnetic pole to try to catch a piece.

Wire Puzzle.

--- "DO IT YOURSELF" ENTRY ------- PURPOSE: Bent wire and hook game to test the steadyness of the hand. Wire from a wire coat hanger, fastened onto a wood base 1/2 by 4 by 8 inches, and bent into up and down shapes; and a wire hook with a diameter of 1 inch pushed into a handle of 1 inch diameter dowel. The hook is looped around the wire and moved along it with the object of not touching it. Includes instructions and drawings. COMMENTS: Could be modified to buzz or cause a light to flash when th

Word Strain Volume 1 & Word Strain Volume 2

Word Strain Volume 1 and Word Strain Volume 2 are word game programs designed for use by individuals who are blind or have low vision. Each volume has two games: Word Blast and Word Jitter in Volume 1, and Word Battle and Word Replica in Volume 2. In Word Blast, the player is presented with a word from a 100,000-word list, and asked to find a new word using only the letters of the original word. As the game continues, the player is given less time to solve the puzzle. In Word Jitter the player i

You Tell Me

You Tell Me, model LSG2, is an independent living skills tutorial and memory improvement activity board game designed to teach and reinforce basic personal information skills for people with cognitive disabilities. The game covers such topics as current age, birth date, color recognition, days of the week, months, current year, addressing people by name and a variety of other community survival concepts. The game includes a laminated game board, playing pieces, draw cards, teacher's guide, and 6

 
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