Story Builder

Product Type: 
Device modifier
Manufacturer Name: 
Approximate Cost: $69.00


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Product Description: 

Story Builder is a Windows-based program developed specifically for students with special needs that gets them involved in creating stories that they can interactively read on the screen or print out. 

Main Features: 

  • Skills introduced: Reading and Choice Making.
  • Students write their books by assembling pre-written pages related to a topic that they choose, such as "The Class Trip."
  • The student can choose to write a particular page to their book, or skip a particular page, and they can control the path that the story takes.
  • Once they make a decision they can choose to include (or not to include) pages about various aspects of the story.
  • Students can read or write their books using a mouse, 1 or 2 switches, or a touch window.
  • Data is collected for each student that can be viewed in a spreadsheet or text format.
  • The program can also be used to create personalized photo albums.
  • It comes with a collection of pre-written pages, called story templates.
  • It comes with 25 different story templates covering a variety of topics.
  • Additional story templates can be downloaded for free.

Primary Specifications: 

  • Windows Versions: Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP.
  • 300 MB Hard Disk Space.

Options & Accessories: 

Available in these configurations:

  • CD (can be installed on one computer at a time).
  • Download (can be installed on one computer at a time). 
  • Classroom License CD (can be installed on an unlimited number of computers as long as they are in the same physical classroom).

More Information: 

See Manufacturer's website.