Clicker Connect for Chromebook
Enable developing writers, struggling writers and English language learners to take their first steps to independent writing.
A perfect ‘next step’ for Clicker Sentences users, Clicker Connect provides pupils with clusters of words, phrases and/or pictures to help them build a coherent piece of text.
Designed with the classroom in mind, Clicker Connect includes the Sassoon font, speech feedback and many other child-friendly features to create an accessible and engaging environment for pupils to work in.
"The app is a triumph because it is based on a simple idea that scaffolds independent writing skills...it kick-starts the writing process, helps children to be creative and gives them a clear sense of achievement."Teach Primary magazine
Develop independent writing skills
Enhance understanding with pictures
Clicker Connect SymbolStix is also available - providing learners with extensive symbol support. The vast range of symbols offers vital support for pupils with a variety of learning needs; enable them to build confidence, develop greater academic independence, and better understand and use given information.
Personalised support for every pupil
It’s quick and easy to set up a sequence of grids for your pupils, arranging words and phrases into clusters as you go. Clicker Connect provides an extensive range of additional support options to suit pupils of all abilities – you can:
- Colour-code words or phrases to emphasise sentence structure
- Use Guided Order to ensure pupils work from left to right
- Enlarge cells for extra clarity
Hundreds of free resources at your fingertips
Easy set up
Accessible for all
To make access easier for those with physical challenges, the unique SuperKeys option groups the letter keys into clusters, creating just six large areas to target. Just select the cluster containing the letter you want, and then select the letter in the enlarged cluster. The Predictor/spell checker has four size options too, to make words easy to select.
Access Clicker anytime, anywhere
Schools are using a real mix of technologies these days – investing in both Clicker 7 and Clicker Connect enables you to provide a consistent level of literacy support across your devices. We have also ensured that Clicker Connect and Clicker 7 are fully file compatible. This gives you the flexibility to create Connect Sets on a computer using Clicker 7 and use them on your Chromebooks, and to open your pupils' Clicker Connect work in Clicker 7.