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ABA Flash Cards & Games -- Emotions  Poster Image

Identifying and understanding emotions are crucial life skills. This collection includes 50 concrete, colorful images of the 10 most basic emotions. Five examples of each feeling help teach basic emotions in a consistent way with repetitive practice.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Avokiddo Emotions  Poster Image

This easy-to-use, friendly app can be great for kids who need help understanding that emotions can be detected by facial expressions. This is particularly important for kids who are nonverbal or on the autism spectrum.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
Look In My Eyes 1 Restaurant  Poster Image

Making good eye contact is essential for developing friendships and other social skills. Kids can practice as faces with different expressions flash on the screen. The trick is for kids to hold eye contact long enough to see a flashing number appear. Shy kids in particular can benefit.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Look in My Eyes Dinosaur  Poster Image

A nonthreatening practice tool for kids who are hesitant to make eye contact (those with autism spectrum disorder or anxiety). The app places neon-colored numbers in a picture's eyes, and when kids tap the correct number, they earn a star.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad
Model Me Going Places 2  Poster Image

Kids who have emotional challenges often need help predicting what will happen in new or unfamiliar places. Here, they watch a photo slide show of other kids in places like the grocery store, school, and the dentist's office. Kids can review expected behavior and feel more at ease in new places.

iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad


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Power Tip

  • Together, practice making faces that show emotions. Use apps like Peek-a-Zoo, That’s How I Feel, and Touch and Learn -- Emotions to help kids express their feelings.