Special Words

Special Words is an award winning, tried and tested app created for children with learning disabilities and additional needs.

An invaluable app for visual learners to promote language acquisition, word, picture and sound recognition, speech and sight-reading. An excellent tool for parents, teachers and health professionals.

Encompasses all prime areas in the EYFS communication and language criteria and is adaptable to any developmental stage.

Suitable for use at home, preschool, school and in therapy sessions such as SLP and occupational therapy. For home schooling, you can create your own profiles to follow the curriculum and enhance learning.

• Encourage speaking and help with clarity
• Increase sight word vocabulary
• Develop hand-eye co-ordination
• Improve fine motor skills
• Encourage listening and language skills
• Personalize with your own words, photos and audio
• Develop and build confidence
• Easy to monitor progress
• Can be fully customized to grow with your child

You can transfer content to and from our Special Stories App, to extend the learning process even further.

Special Words has been shown to be accessible and hold the attention of children with autism, Down syndrome, poor fine motor skills, hearing impairment and other learning difficulties, as well
as being appealing to typically developing children.

Includes 96 pictures and matching written and spoken words in 27 languages.

Special iApps is a multi-award-winning nonprofit social enterprise that specializes in creating apps for those with learning disabilities and additional needs.
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What's New

• Child safety gate (parental lock)
• New setting: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6 or 8 cards per page
• New setting: large text
• Compatible with Android 9 (still supporting Android 4 to 8)
• Bug fixes
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Additional Information

Eligible for Family Library
March 15, 2019
Current Version
Requires Android
4.0 and up
Content Rating
Interactive Elements
Users Interact
Offered By
Special iApps C.I.C.
Portland House Belmont Business Park Belmont Durham DH1 1TW United Kingdom
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