Access to music for Windows and Macintosh computers for students with special needs
Imagine using a switch to sing a nursery rhyme, improvise a heavy-metal guitar solo, call a western square dance or belt out a smoky blues!
Imagine a band of students using an IntelliKeys keyboard and a variety of switches to play folk songs, sing Christmas carols, or play in the school band!
Switch Ensemble enables children to actively participate in exciting musical activities using your existing adaptive computer equipment (such as switches or an IntelliKeys USB keyboard) and the powerful music and sound capabilities of your computer. With over 90 songs and activities, your students will sound great the first time they use the program. And best of all, no musical expertise is required!
- Over 90 songs and activities - simply plug and play
- Complete authoring tools create your own accessible, age appropriate activities
- Allows groups of students with mixed abilities to play together in a cooperative setting
- A unique and highly motivating tool for the facilitation of motor, cognitive and social development
Any input device that works with your computer can be used with Switch Ensemble. Switches and/or an IntelliKeys keyboard are the most common. A multiple switch interface such as the DJ Switch Interface Pro 5.0 or the wireless IntelliSwitch would allow you to connect as many as five switches at a time. Six pre-printed IntelliKeys overlays are included with the program.
Switch Ensemble is targeted at the following age ranges:
- Early Childhood
- Early Primary
- Mid Primary
- Upper Primary
- Secondary School
Switch Ensemble is designed to foster development in the areas of:
- Switch use
- Switch timing
- Choosing with a switch
Users can access Switch Ensemble in the following ways:
- Mouse/ Trackball/ Joystick
- Single Switch
- Multiple Switches
- Touch screen
Switch Ensemble Software Specifications:
Minimum System Requirements:Windows
- Operating System: Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP
- System memory: 128 MB
- Sound Card: Required
- Operating System: OS X
Recommended: external/amplified speakers
Additional InformationDue to copyright, software/videos is non-returnable. If your product is defective in any way, it can be replaced with another version of the same software/videos, at no extra charge to the user.
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