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Angela Hallbauer/Annette Kitzinger

From Signs to Symbols - Acquiring Meaning in Spoken Language and Augmentative and Alternative Communication
How does symbol understanding develop? Is symbol understanding a prerequisite for the use of symbols? How do symbols become communication?


Claudio Castaneda/Monika Waigand

Modeling in AAC - A way for everyone?!
Picture cards, communication book or communication device are there... but how to start, how to continue? With modeling!


Angela Hallbauer

Using placemats with METACOM symbols for modeling in everyday life
Shared meals are excellent modeling situations. There is much more to it than simply requesting certain food or drinks. This article is based on the placemats with METACOM symbols from