Dictionary Software for Hearing Impaired Children
The software provides interactive
Exhaustive database of words
(over 1000) encountered in daily life
Group-wise sorting of words
to make learning more focused
Powerful navigation to access
any word from a particular category
Any vernacular language (like
Individual student login facility
for customised evaluation
A result sheet log facility
is the high light of the software, allowing the teacher
to monitor the progress of each student
this part the student is taught to recognise / learn the
letters, words or sentences he comes across in his daily
inputs for learning are in 4 different formats. Each format
can be activated simultaneously or activated individually;
hence giving the teacher or the student facility to develop
any one of the particular sensory faculties.
Image : A
picture of the word is shown. Care is taken to depict
the image so as to convey the exact meaning of the
language : This feature incorporates video
movies of sign language that helps the hearing
disabled to understand the displayed image in his
language. The sign language movies are not yet
: Audio support is given so that each
word is also spoken aloud for the student. A repeat
feature helps the student to listen to the word
as many times as necessary. Great emphasis is placed
on the volume and pronunciation of each word.
as Text : Each word is also written so
as to help the student to learn how to read a word
contains 3 parts :
part is for letter learning and recognition for any
language. The present data contains the letters of
the Gujarati language. Each letter is also animated
so as to teach the student how to write the particular
part is for word learning and recognition for any
language. The present data contains over 1000 words
in Gujarati language. The different categories of
words are - Flowers, Vegetables, Colours, Parts of
the body, Animals and so on...
part is for sentence learning and recognition for
any language. Sentences can be provided in different
result sheet log facility is the high light of the software,
allowing the teacher to know the progress of each student.
can be done for letters, words or sentences.
teacher has the facility to turn on or off individual inputs
- i.e. Image, Sign language, Audio or Word as text at the
time of testing the student.
of the input is possible in 2 formats :
Multiple choice format
the student is supposed to respond to the input and
choose an answer from 3 choice offered to him. The
choice are in form of words whose order is randomised
Sound recording format
in the input the student can record his answer in
audio format. A PC microphone is required for the
audio record facility.
feedback from each student is stored in a record sheet
log for the teachers to evaluate at their convenience.
The student record can be accessed from the Standard, Division
and Roll Number of the student. The teacher can hence evaluate
the student and monitor the progress.