Create Social Stories and Talking Books
Easily create stories with photos, text and audio, for lots of uses including:
- Improving reading skills
- Encouraging development of spoken language
- Creating talking books and organizing photos
- Helping with social skills
- Explaining step-by-step tasks
- Home-school communication
- Sharing news with family and friends
You can also transfer content to and from our Special Words app, to reinforce learning.
The user interface and Quick Start Guide are provided in 18 languages, but the app can be used to create stories in any language.
Available for the Apple iPad, iPhone and iPod touch, and Android tablets and phones. The version for Apple devices includes support for Bluetooth-connected switches.
What People Say
The interface is clean and user-friendly ... there are a number of other special features that make this app stand out from others in its category.
Working as a teacher of students with disabilities, incorporating social stories is key to the learning process. I utilise social stories for teaching positive behaviors and unlearning negative behaviors. Special Stories will now give my social stories more life with an even greater personalised meaning to my students.
Helen Taylor, parent and teacher
Very impressed with this app - I spend so much time making and laminating personal books, stories and flash cards for my son, but at last, an app that does it all in the blink of an eye! SO easy to use and quick to make really motivating stories. Thank you!
My three year old daughter has Down syndrome and I have been struggling to make her picture books as the whole process on my old computer is so time consuming. This app is amazing: I made a ten page 'all about me'; story in under ten minutes and she loves it. Within a few hours of seeing it she began asking for 'all about me' in a very clear voice. This alone made it worth every penny. I highly recommend this easy to use app, it is brilliant.
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