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CLIP 7344

New Software Helps Children to Speak

New Software Helps Children to Speak

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Key Info
  • New Software Helps Children to Speak
  • Duration: 01:27
  • Nicole is using new technology to help her to communicate with her family about what she has been doing at school. The software uses sensors, swipe cards and a recording device to gather information. This BBC News clip is published as part of BBC News Online and was first broadcast in June 2009. Please note this clip is only available in Flash.
  • Subject:

    Society Health and Development


    Patient Centred Health

  • Keywords: disability, speech therapist, makaton charity
Ideas for use in class
  • Discussion into other ways of communicating with children with speech difficulties, e.g. sign language. Investigate the role of the speech and language therapist.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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