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Ted's Tale
Kerry Vacara - Smartbox

A story about Ted, who loves the summer but doesn't like the Autumn because it's too cold. Ted learns how to wrap up warm and like the autumn. This can be adapted and used as a template for other stories.

John G

Simple, TV remote control for asessment with a stroke patient usiing switch-scanning. NB there is lots of other stuff in here too - it was originally Fast Talker Large Cell. John Gwynne

Tell Me Something
John G

This is a one-button music player written for a brain injury rehab client. Set the access to scan continuously with unlimited scans and you can then control it with just one switch - press to play, press again to pause.

Text Talker - Undo

A text communication grid set optimised for touch screen users, for fast and efficient message generation. Incorporating word prediction, chat history, pre-stored phrases and message banking. A memory function allows you to store a phrase with a...

The Boy, the mole, the fox and the horse
Gerlene Kennedy

This simple book template enables you to add your own text and pictures/photos to create books. It is a simple layout with two buttons. One button reads the text and the second button turns the page.

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse by Charlie Mackesy
Leigh Wharton

In order to use this grid set you will need to purchase a copy of The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse by Charlie Mackesy. Symbols to support the book The Boy, the mole, the fox and the horse by Charlie Mackesy Link to the Charlie Mackesy...

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
Leigh Wharton

In order to use this grid set you will need to purchase a copy of The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Symbols to support the book The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle. Link to a Youtube video containing the story.

Nicola Trenam

A simple first thesaurus to encourage using alternative words and broadening vocabulary. It was created for an 8 year old boy (year 3 at primary school) to support his emerging writing skills. Feedback welcome to

Thunderbird - simplified email routine
Aidis Trust - Tony

The bundle simplifies access to Thunderbird emails, and is designed with switch access in mind. The layout is simple to see and understand, and the operation should remove possible confusion. Enjoy!

Times Table Rock Stars
Dougal Hawes - Smartbox

A simple grid to load the Times Table Rock Stars website and operate the basic controls

Toy box
Access Technology North

This grid set introduces AAC in a fun way. It allows you to interact with your child or client and see their development i.e eye gaze tracking.


Requires Google Chrome to be installed - and Google translate keyboard shortcuts installed -...

Using colour coding and shape coding.
Emma Covington

Created by AAC technicians Rochelle Dawes and Carla Middleton and Emma Covington, NHS assistant at LONSDALE PNI school. We made this to be colour coded in line with COLOURFUL SEMANTICS. It is also Shape coded as our user wasn't too sure of his...

video game communication
Daniel Cooper

This is a starter gridset for use with a video game console.

Visual Search GP
Marina Herold

A simple to use viusal search activity. There are 6 levels to choose from.

Voco Chat- no symbols
Smartbox Adam Online Grids

December 21. An adapted version of Voco Chat with symbols largely removed. Voco Chat is a low-cell count symbol vocabulary, designed to enable users to communicate for a wide range of reasons. Message pathways, with built-in jumps and carefully...

Vowel alphabet
Smartbox - The Grid 2

This typing grid has the letters of the alphabet arranged in rows, starting with each vowel. Breaking the alphabet into rows starting with vowels makes it easy for users to locate letters on the keyboard. Auditory scanning users also find it...

What do you think about Grid Pad

Here is our Grid Pad 12 and Grid Pad 15 survey in a grid set format. Thank you for taking part in this survey. We are always looking for ways to improve Smartbox products and appreciate your honest feedback. We would like to know the things you...

While We Can't Hug by Eoin McLaughlin and Polly Dunbar
Leigh Wharton

In order to use this grid set you will need to purchase a copy of While We Cant Hug by Eoin Mclaughlin and Polly Dunbar. Symbols to support the book While We Can't by Eoin Mclaughlin and Polly Dunbar. Link to the Eoin Mclaughlin's and Polly...

Windows 8 Computer Control
Smartbox - The Grid 2

These grids have been designed to allow you to access Windows 8 apps using switches. The grids allow you to control the Start menu, Windows 8 apps and desktop apps, and includes an on-screen keyboard and mouse control.

Windows classic games for switch
Smartbox Adam Online Grids

This grid supports the use of some classic Windows games; Solitaire, free cell, Chess titans, Mahjong, Minesweeper and so on. It requires a separate free download which you can find here: Ideal for switch scanners. Last...

Wonders of the World By Leigh Wharton
Leigh Wharton

In order to use this grid set you will need to purchase a copy of The Wonders of the World by Leigh Wharton (Coming Soon) Symbols to support the book The Wonders of the World by Leigh Wharton Link to a Youtube video containing the story.

word board
Smartbox Adam Online Grids

A sample grid set for quartering access to a simple word selection grid

World Book Day
Natasha Roberts - Smartbox

A grid set of Cbeebies bed time stories, put together for World book day.

Youtube - 1 click search

A simple, one click search for Youtube using a Wordlist for children or adults.

YouTube for Kids - Favourites by category
Michelle Mason

Browse and play videos millions of videos from YouTube. Either search using the keyboard, or save 'favourites' by editing the word lists under each of the 3 category pages. Created by Michelle Mason, SENICT AAC Assistant for Oxfordshire County...

YouTube one cell play and pause for switch
Trevor Mobbs - Smartbox

Single cell grid - plays a YouTube video for 5s and pauses, selecting the cell again will resume the video for another 5s The correct video should be opened, taken past any adverts, set to full screen and paused before handing control over to the...

Youtube Watcher 2022

Updated for 2022. THIS GRIDSET WILL ALLOW ONE CELL SELECTION OF A SPECIFIC YOUTUBE VIDEO. INSTRUCTIONS PAGE INCLUDED FOR SETTING UP. This Youtube gridset allows the user to select a specific video from YouTube and be played using a single...

Saffron Murphy AAC

Ukrainian words and phrases taken from a website to support those who have been displaced. Ukrainian writing, Widget symbols and English voice

Modelo - Adaptado

Causa-efeito, comunicação, aprendizagem.