Skip to main menu Skip to main content

The APH Museum is open for tours. We are following the CDC’s recommendation and require face masks to be worn at all times for guests aged 3+.

Close

Going to the Playground, iOS App

Federal Quota Eligible

Catalog Number: D-30031-AP

Category:

Product Description

The free Going to the Playground iOS app (for use with a 9.7 inch iPad ONLY) helps young children, ages 3-5, learn orientation directions, such as left and right, in and out, and up and down, as they become familiar with the layout of a virtual playground. The app is self-voicing and includes bold and bright colors to further enhance the playground experience.

App is available at the Apple App Store

Note: This app can also be used with APH’s Going to the Playground Overlays (1-08148-00), clear overlays that introduce children to braille and tactile maps.

  • Federal Quota Funds: Available

    Product Type: Assistive

    Media: Software

    Age: Ages 3-5

    • Five overlays held in place by a yellow frame
    • Works with a 9.7 inch iPad
    • Three items for the child to find on the playground: Merry-go-round, Sandbox, Monkey bars
    • Overlays have braille above each playground item, a title, and a page number in the bottom right corner to teach pre-braille skills.
    • Shapes (circle, square, ladder) remain the same on all five overlays.
    • The braille on each overlay differs to coincide with the progression/story of the app.
    • The self-voicing app prompts the user when it's time to turn the page and start a new overlay.
    • Five tactile overlays and yellow frame
    • An instruction sheet with a QR code to download the app from the App Store
  • Customer Service and Technical Support

    Toll-Free: 800-223-1839 (U.S. and Canada)
    Fax: 502-899-2284
    Email: cs@aph.org
    Hours: Monday–Friday 8:00am–8:00pm EST

  • Contact Customer Service to discuss your warranty options.