We've gathered together a carefully selected collection of useful tools and and extension activities which you can use alongside our programs. These materials are for computers running the Windows operating system. Click the links on the right to download them to your computer. All of our activities are virus checked and free from known malware. These files are also available to non-members.

CAMERA MOUSE 2018
Latest version of this brilliant software which uses your web cam to provide accurate head pointing on Windows based computers. Simply install the software and select how you want the program to handle clicking. You can choose blinking, dwell clicking or using a switch. Full set up and instruction manual is included in the file.

Unzip and run the setup file to install.



STEADY MOUSE
Steady Mouse is a small application which provides tools for smoothing the pointer movement for mouse users who have tremors or involuntary movements. Use the settings to find the optimal level of smoothing for your student. Middle and right mouse buttons can also be enabled or disabled in the software.

Unzip and run the setup file to install.



KID KEY LOCK
Kid Key Lock is a simple application which can be used to lock out the right mouse button and scroll wheel making the mouse easier to use for those who are just learning to use a pointing device. Kid Key Lock also allows you to lock out specific keys on the keyboard to help remove distractions.

Unzip and run the setup file to install



CAUSE & EFFECT SENSORY LIGHT BOX
Originally developed by Simon Evans for a group of teenagers with complex needs, Light Box is a program for switch and touch-screen users which generates colourful, abstract interactive scenes. Flexible settings allow for the use of switches, pointing devices and gesture controllers. Also available as an iPad and Android app.

For more information about this program please visit the SEN Teacher web site.



SWITCH BOX INVADERS
The arcade classic Space Invaders reprogrammed and made accessible to switch users by Simon Evans, the author of Sensory Light Box. Lots of settings to help you get the speed and access just right for your student switch users.

For more information about this program please visit the SEN Teacher Web Site.



REACTICKLES MAGIC FOR WINDOWS
Reactickles Magic is a simple cause and effect program which can be operated by touching the screen, making gestures or loud noise into a connected microphone or web cam. The eight different activities offered provide flexibility and opportunities for choice making. To install the program, simply unzip the file to your desktop or hard drive. Also available as a free app.

For more information about ReacTickles Magic, download this information sheet from the University of Birmingham.



SOMANTICS FOR WINDOWS
Somantics is a simple cause and effect program which can be operated by touching the screen or making gestures towards a connected web cam. Eight different colourful levels and a range of access and personalisation settings will help you tailor the Somantics experience for your student or class. Somatics is also available as a free app.  

For more information about Somantics, download this information sheet from Cariad Interactive.



EYE HARP
The Eye Harp is a gaze controlled music interface. It aims to allow people with physical and cognitive difficulties to learn and play music with their eyes. Although designed for use with eye gaze systems, the program will work with all pointing devices such a head trackers, roller-balls and mouse.

For more information about this program please visit the Eye Harp Web Site.