Tangible Symbols, Tangible Outcomes
Tangible Symbol Systems(TM) is not just a mode of communication, but a systematic approach to instruction. This presentation is intended to describe Tangible Symbol Systems and identify for participants the key elements of instruction for the use of Tangible Symbols for expressive communication. Related research will be discussed.
- Participants will be able to describe what makes a symbol Tangible.
- Participants will be able to identify 3 key elements of instruction.
- Participants will be able to describe the type of learner for whom Tangible Symbols might be appropriate.
- Participants with be able to list 3 instructional variables to consider when designing or modifying instruction.