A fully comprehensive pack with differentiated activities.
The pack contains a variety of 18 activities, which include
the story, sequencing activities, worksheets, a cut and stick
activity, matching activities, describing, drawing, storyboard
Pack produced by the Symbols Inclusion Project.
Symwriter 2 Activities
Goldilocks - choose text sentences
Re-tell the story by putting together the10 text sentence halves. The pictures can also be added to illustrate each line. The completed sentences are not spoken until the ‘Next’ arrow is clicked. Use the time to encourage the student to read the sentence aloud. The delete key allows them to start that line again.
Goldilocks - match picture and word
Picture and word matching. Choose a picture and then choose what it is. A complete sentence is sent to the document and spoken.
Goldilocks - sequence story symbols
Goldilocks - sequence story text
Separate Symbols and Text activities to sequence the story. Each grid deals with one of the stages of the story. Use the words first, second and third. The text version also uses ‘Then’ and ‘Next’
Goldilocks - write sentences
Reconstruct the story using a sequence of structured writing grids.
Goldilocks - word bank
A text level activity to re-tell the story. Sentences are spoken when the full stop is added.
Where to put your SymWriter 2 files
These activities (.swe files) need to be put into your Environments folder. You may wish to organise your downloaded activities into sub-folders within this folder. The standard paths to these folders are:
XP C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents\Widgit Shared\SymWriter\Environments
Win 7 and Win 8 C:\Users\Public\Documents\Widgit Shared\SymWriter\Environments