Rehearsing Saying Words activity (Windows app)

The Rehearsing Saying Words activity presents individual word cards, together with a repetition counter in selected sets.

Options screen

To access the Rehearsing Saying Words activity from the initial menu screen, tap Activities> Rehearsing Saying Words. The options screen is shown (Figure 1).

To select the words you wish to work with tap (or click) the corresponding card (Figure 1). Selected cards will be indicated by a border and a tick symbol to the top right (Figure 1).

To scroll through the available cards, swipe across the screen to the left (or to the right to go back). Alternatively, hover the mouse pointer under the cards to display a scroll bar.

To start the activity with the selected cards, tap or click Start activity.

To exit the options screen, tap or click the circled left arrowto the top left of the screen.

Figure 1 | Rehearsing Saying Words options screen
Rehearsing Saying Words options screen

Activity screen

The first card will be shown in the centre of the activity screen with a series of circles below (Figure 2).

To mark a repetition, tap or click the card or the set of circles (Figure 3). If voice prompts are enabled in the settings, tapping the card plays the voice recording.

To move to the next card tap or click the right arrow.

To exit the activity and return to the options menu tap or click the close (X) symbol.

As you move through the set of cards, you can move back to a previous card by tapping or clicking the left arrow(Figure 4).

When you reach the last card in the set you can play applause as a reward by tapping or clicking the tick symbol(Figure 4).

For guidance about card selection and how to use this activity to encourage your child to attempt each word, please refer to the guide included with the app.

Settings

The Rehearsing Saying Words activity can be configured through the app settings.

Figure 2 |Rehearsing Saying Wordsactivity screen
Rehearsing Saying Words activity screen
Figure 3 |Rehearsing Saying Wordsactivity screen
Rehearsing Saying Words activity screen
Figure 4 |Rehearsing Saying Wordsactivity screen
Rehearsing Saying Words activity screen