Special Stories makes it easy to create ‘stories’ containing text, pictures and sound. Once created users can read and listen to them, print them, and share them with friends and family.
It was designed with children with specific learning difficulties in mind; it has plenty of scope if used in this context. It can be used for sequencing stories, creating books about home/school, developing basic storytelling skills, and more.
Users can create as many stories as they wish and there is the function to edit them later on. Each story can have any number of pages, and each page can have any or all of: a photo (or any other image), up to 60 seconds of sound you record, and several lines of text.
A range of settings allows you to configure the app and adjust as your child develops. For those who are unable to use a touch screen, but who can operate assistive switches, the app can be used with 1 or 2 Bluetooth-connected switches.