Gateway is an AAC language strategy focused on core words, created by Joan Bruno. It offers pages designed for different stages of language development. A related set of themed pages match leisure, educational and recurring conversational needs. This page set is available within TD Snap as an in-app purchase.
The TD Snap Gateway Page Set contains features that enable learners to communicate efficiently, with a clear growth path.
For kids who can benefit from an easy way to create multi-word messages with core/fringe words.
For those who can create multi-word messages but struggle with word order and word endings.
For kids learning to combine symbols to form multi-word messages, and those starting to form more complex sentences.
A next step for kids using Child Language and Literacy who need a deeper and more efficient level of message creation.
For teens/adults with advanced literacy skills in need of efficient text-based core vocabulary. Replicates Advanced Communicator in text instead of symbols.
For those who prefer to spell with word prediction as a main communication mode. Contains the alphabet, core/fringe word folders and a high frequency of core words.
For literate people who communicate via scanning and prefer word prediction combined with rich core vocabulary. Also includes prediction of fringe words.