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Classroom Activity Center

Product Number: 25000051

The Classroom Activity Center is a supplemental cloud-based suite of educational math and language arts activities that are aligned to State, Alternate, Common Core Standards, and Common Core Essential Elements. Activities are designed to help students learn foundational skills with accessibility in mind for students with moderate to severe-profound disabilities.
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A Must-Have Learning Tool

The Classroom Activity Center is the only supplemental cloud-based suite of educational activities that are all aligned to State, Alternate, Common Core Standards, and Common Core Essential Elements for math and language arts. Each activity focuses on an objective(s) found in core curriculum and provides students with moderate to severe-profound disabilities the opportunity to practice skills and/or complete an assessment to measure progress as independently as possible. Student progress is recorded along with objectives and standards in one easy-to-access location for teachers to review with parents, general education teachers, and administrators. In addition, a variety of accessibility features are available in the online platform to ensure students have access to content that will help them reach their potential.


NEW Classroom Activity Center includes:
  • A teacher’s license valid for 12-months of access.
  • A single license can manage up to 10 students.
  • Alignment to State, Alternate, and Common Core State Standards and Common Core Essential Elements.
  • Support for core curriculum instruction.
  • A high level of cognitive support.
  • Switch, eye gaze, and head mouse accessibility options.


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All activities in the Classroom Activity Center are aligned to an objective and standard(s). Watch our quick video to see how easy it is to find activities based on a specific objective or standard, and then track student progress working on that specific objective or standard.

CAC Standards

The following are the current standards that the Classroom Activity Center is aligned to:
  • Common core
  • Common Core Essential Elements
  • Alabama State Standards
  • Alabama Alternate Standards
  • Alaska Academic Standards
  • Florida Access Points
  • Florida Access Points Alternate
  • Indiana Academic Standards
  • Minnesota Academic Standards
  • Nebraska Academic Standards
  • Pennsylvania Alternate Standards
  • South Carolina Academic Standards
  • South Carolina Academic Standards Alternate
  • Texas TEKS
  • Virginia Academic Standards

Academic standards are constantly changing and we are constantly evaluating how our content aligns to new standards. If you are using an academic standard not listed above, please contact AbleNet at (800) 322-0956 to see if we are currently aligned or plan on completing an alignment in the near future.
What is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is the only supplemental cloud-based suite of educational activities that are aligned to State, Alternate, Common Core Standards, and Common Core Essential Elements for math and language arts. Each activity focuses on an objective(s) found in core curriculum and allows a student to practice skills and/or complete an assessment to measure progress. Student progress is recorded along with objectives and standards in one easy-to-access location for teachers to review with parents, general education teachers, and administrators. In addition, a variety of accessibility features are available in the online platform to ensure students with disabilities are able to access content that will help them strive to reach their potential.

Who is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center for?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center focuses on providing supplemental standards-based math and language arts educational content for students with moderate to severe-profound disabilities.

Some examples teachers have shared regarding their student’s success with the Classroom Activity Center include:

Marnie, a student with cerebral palsy, is able to access the Classroom Activity Center using her Hitch computer interface and switch to complete the writing activities assigned to her. To complete the activities, she is able to listen to each sentence and finish them with a choice of three words to write about her birthday. She can also change the sentence with the kind of birthday cake she likes by choosing a different kind of cake.

Michael’s teacher would like to assess how well he understands 1:1 correspondence and chooses a counting activity in the Classroom Activity Center to perform an assessment and collect the necessary data. In Michael’s assessments, he is able to demonstrate his knowledge about 1:1 correspondence by matching a worm to each bird in the Classroom Activity Center’s activity.

Why is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center important?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is important because it is the only cloud-based solution with every activity aligned to standards for math and language arts. Teachers will know how skills their students are working on with the Classroom Activity Center correlate to standards-based learning. This information can easily be saved to student folios for future reference.

In addition, core curriculum like Equals Mathematics and MEville to WEville have proven that students with severe-profound disabilities can learn core educational concepts. The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center provides additional practice and assessment opportunities for students to show what they know.

Where do I access the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center requires a web browser (see web browser compatibility requirements) and internet access. Users can access the software suite at http://cac.ablenetinc.com.

How is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center different from Classroom Suite?
There are two distinct areas of difference between the two software solutions.


The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is a cloud-based software that is accessed in a web browser on a variety of devices. Classroom Suite is a computer application that is installed and accessed on a Windows or OS X computer.

The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center comes with pre-made activities that are aligned to State, Alternate, and Common Core standards for math and language arts. Classroom Suite provides a set of creativity tools for educators to create their own activities for students. Classroom Suite does come with pre-made content, but the content is not aligned to standards.

What are the technical requirements for accessing the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?

At this time it is recommended that you access the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center on a laptop or desktop computer with one of the following web browsers:
Windows (Desktop, Laptop, Tablets)
  • Chrome 30 or newer
  • Firefox 30 or newer
  • Internet Explorer 9 or newer
  • Edge
OS X (Desktop, Laptop)
  • Chrome 30 or newer
  • Safari 7 or newer
  • Firefox 30 or newer
Chrome OS (Chromebooks)
  • Chrome 30 or newer

Is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center compatible with touchscreen devices?
At this time, the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is compatible with Windows-based touchscreen devices like the Microsoft Surface or Dell Venue Pro tablets.

iOS based tablets (iPad, iPad Pro, and iPad mini) are currently not fully compatible with the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center. We have encountered some technical obstacles with switch scanning and activity functionality (e.g. dragging objects) due to browser nuances on this platform. We plan to address these technical challenges in the near future to make the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center compatible with iOS devices.

In our preliminary testing, the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center did work on some Android-based devices, but we are not officially supporting this platform at this time.

Is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center compatible with interactive whiteboards?
Yes, as long as the operating system and browser requirements are met.

NOTE: Dragging an object on the screen may not work. However, there is a work around using the head mouse functionality with a short dwell time. With the head mouse and dwell time on, touch an object and it will be selected after the dwell time lapses. Then, touch where you want the object to be placed and after the dwell time lapses again the object will move to the selected location.

Is there a free trial of the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
Yes, there is a free 30-day trial period available. During the free 30-day trial, users will have unrestricted access to explore and try activities with their students. Users will be able to sign up for a free 30-day trial online at http://cac.ablenetinc.com.

Can I create my own activities using the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
With the primary focus being alignment to standards, currently the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is only providing pre-made activities that are aligned to State, Alternate, and Common Core standards.

How do I purchase the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
User licenses can be purchased online at https://www.ablenetinc.com/ablenet-classroom-activity-center or by contacting AbleNet Customer Service at (800) 322-0956 or CustomerService@ablenetinc.com.

How do I find support for the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
When logged into the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center, there is a Help section located in the left-hand navigation of the software. In this section, there are basic how-to-tutorials.

For other technical support questions, users should email SoftwareSupport@ablenetinc.com.

What are the accessibility features available on the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
A variety of student accessibility features have been built into the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center. The following accessibility features are available:
  • Switch scanning access
  • Head mouse access
  • Text-to-speech with different female and male voices
  • Text size, color, and highlighting options
  • Symbol supported text
  • Eye gaze


What types of activities are available in the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center focuses on math and language arts activities. At this time, activities focus on: :
Math
  • Addition
  • Colors
  • Counting
  • Matching
  • More, Less, Equal
  • Number Order
  • One-to-One Correspondence
  • Patterns
  • Shapes
  • Sorting
  • Subtraction
Language Arts
  • Initial Letter Sounds
  • Main Idea/Details
  • Rhyming
  • Word Identification
  • Writing

Is the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center compatible with other AbleNet curriculum?
The AbleNet Classroom Activity Center is designed to complement Equals Mathematics and MEville to WEville by providing additional practice and assessment opportunities for students. If you are currently using other mathematics or language arts curriculums, the Classroom Activity Center will support those curriculum aligned to standards.

Each activity in the AbleNet Classroom Activity Center follows a unique naming convention. What does it all mean?
Here are three examples of activity names:
  • 03 pages_Match: Color 1
  • 03 pages_Match: Color 1.1
  • 03 pages_Match: Color 2

The text “03 pages” tells us that inside of this activity there are three separate pages of activities, meaning that the student will be presented with the same objective four different times. In most cases you will see 03, 04, or 05.

The text “Match” and “Color” describes what the student will be doing in the activity. In this case, the student will be matching colors.

The numbers “1” and “2” denote different iterations of the activity, progressing to more difficult as the numbers increase. In this example, there is also a “1.1”. This tells us that it is the same activity difficulty level as “1”, but with different images being used in the activity.

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