EASY: Concrete Categories – select this level for basic categories such as Animals, Clothing, Food, and Plants.
MEDIUM: Subcategories – select this level for subcategories such as Birds, Footwear, Desserts, and Flowers.
HARD: Abstract Categories – select this level for abstract categories such as Big Things, Special Occasions, and Things made of Plastic.
General: Select the target category or categories and press the Right Arrow button. Touch the answer for the given task. If correct, the answer will be outlined by a green border and a bell will sound, moving on to the next exercise. If incorrect, the selection will fade out, take on a red border and a buzzer will sound, allowing the user to try again until correct. To skip an item, press the right arrow near the top. To go back to review an exercise, press the left arrow near the top. If the exercise has been completed, the correct answer will be outlined and all incorrect answers selected will be faded out. To end the exercise before the end, press the Home button. Touch the instructions at the top to repeat the instructions. Touch the word below a picture or the speaker icon to hear the word aloud without selecting an answer. If the hint is used (available on Exclude & Add One), the item will be counted as incorrect, but will be counted in a separate tally in the score report e-mail.
Find: Touch the item that is a member of the category spoken/printed on the screen.
Classify: Touch the category that the target item belongs to from the choices at the bottom.
Exclude: Touch the item that does not fit into the same category as the other items on the screen. Touch the “Hint” button to reveal the name of the category that all the items belong to except one.
Add One: Touch the item at the bottom that completes the series of 4 items above based on shared category membership. Touch the “Hint” button to reveal the name of the category that all the items belong to.
Maximum Number of Trials: Select the number of trials presented in a practice session.
Target Type: Select whether stimulus items are displayed as Words Only, Pictures Only or Words with Pictures.
Field Size: Small will show 2-3 choices, Medium displays 3-4 words, and Large displays 4-6 items, depending on the activity.
E-mail Results To: Enter the address of the SLP or other person monitoring progress.
Auto-Advance: Turn this setting on to move automatically to the next trial. Turn it off to use the arrow buttons to move between trials.
Audio Reinforcement of Category: In Exclude & Add One modes, the name of the category is spoken after the correct addition/exclusion is selected. This can be turned on or off.
Child-Friendly Mode: Turn this setting on to remove items referencing alcohol or violence from the app and disable the links to outside sites on the home screen.