Setup Accessibility Shortcut for VoiceOver, adjust speech parameters with rotor. 

Key Vocabulary:  Accessibility Shortcut, Accessibility, rotor,  speech parameters-rate, volume, pitch.

Instruct your student to navigate to the Settings App by using one of the following commands:

  • Single finger swipe 
  • Right Arrow key 
  • Single finger movement across the IPad display across the rows from left to right

Double tap the Settings App to open.

Navigate through the menu to General using one of the following commands:

  • Single finger swipe 
  • Right Arrow key
  • Double tap General

Navigate to Accessibility by using one of the following commands:

  • Single finger swipe 
  • Right Arrow key
  • Double tap Accessibility

Navigate to Accessibility Shortcut with one of the following commands:

  • Single finger swipe 
  • Right Arrow key
  • Double tap Accessiblity Shortcut

Navigate to VoiceOver with one of the following commands:

  • Single finger swipe 
  • Right Arrow key
  • Double tap on VoiceOver
  • Press the Home Button


Adjusting the speech parameters (Rate and Volume):

Using your index finger and thumb, touch the IPad display and make a circular motion to open up the rotor.   Continue the movement until you hear Speech Rate

Using a single finger movement, slide up (increase rate) or slide down (decrease rate)

Locate and press the volume bar on the side of the IPad to increase/decrease the speech volume


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