Bridges new website is LIVE!

Bridges has a brand new website that makes searching for, learning about, and purchasing Assistive Technology easier than ever. To celebrate we’re having a launch sale.  All-Turn-It Spinner, Don Johnston Switch Interface, Connection in the Workplace and other curricula, Jelly Bean Switch and more! We’ll be adding more items, so be sure to sign up for… Continue reading Bridges new website is LIVE!

Free Tulip Symbolized Story and Word Search

  For spring we wrote up a quick article in Widgit Online about Tulips.  I used a couple of non-symbol images for the story too. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD the free pdf of our Widgit symbolized Tulips article with the word search. This time I the Widgit Online template to create a word search to teach the new… Continue reading Free Tulip Symbolized Story and Word Search

Symbolized Oh Canada in Widgit Online

As with symbolizing, In Flanders Fields,  Oh Canada’s abstract language created some interesting challenges and conversations around the office when we set out to symbolize it in Widgit Online. [CLICK HERE to download the pdf] Specifically “native,” “command” and “guard,” made us think. “Native” generates a symbol of a first nations person (see the slideshow below for the images mentioned here).… Continue reading Symbolized Oh Canada in Widgit Online

Symbolized Winter Rules and Vocab

Apart from Calgary, (where I hear they have flurries) not a lot of Canada is getting the sort of winter weather we usually expect by this time of year.  Nonetheless, you know it will come eventually. And when it does our 4 Winter Rules for a playground and accompanying vocab sheet that we created with Widgit Online, (the web… Continue reading Symbolized Winter Rules and Vocab

In Flanders Fields – Symbolized! Tips, tricks and discoveries for using symbols for teaching a poem

To mark Remembrance Day we’re sharing a symbolized version of the classic poem “In Flanders Fields” by Canadian John McCrae with symbolized vocabulary cards, all created with the new Widgit Online.  Widgit Online is the new cloud based symbol material maker for Windows, Chrome, Mac and shares to all of the above and iPads and other tablets… Continue reading In Flanders Fields – Symbolized! Tips, tricks and discoveries for using symbols for teaching a poem

Free Symbolized Resources for 2015 Pan Am Games

Inspired by our recent March break camps and up coming summer camps, our training department put together some symbolized resources for the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games taking place in Toronto in July. Below you can download the pdf versions which you can print freely. If you have Communicate: In Print, email us at Bridges and… Continue reading Free Symbolized Resources for 2015 Pan Am Games