Visual Aids Printables : Symbol Cards

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ARASAAC Card Maker

This card maker adds built-in support for ARASAAC symbols in addition to photo search and uploading your own images..

The full 10,000 symbol library is now available, search index and quality is improving daily, with well over a million concepts now tagged.

To download symbols individually as png images use the Symbol Search Tool.

Search Hints

In addition to simple comparison, this search uses several approaches to find best symbol from the available pool of symbols.

  1. The search tool also looks for synonyms, related concepts and metaphors....
    eg a search for 'disconsolate' will pull up the expected symbols for sad - but also symbols literally conveying 'cut up', 'unbalanced', 'blue', 'extinguished' etc

  2. Multiple word searches are examined as a whole phrase and single words....
    eg a search for 'music therapy' first finds a single symbol conveying that concept, then a range of symbols related to music and therapies.

  3. The sound and stem of keywords used in search are also analysed.....
    eg even a nonsense search for 'adtrk gert' will find similar sounding concepts like 'great', 'grate', 'attract', 'guard' etc.

These methods of search throw up more than a few red herrings or arcane relationships, but do help with more creative use of language.

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These A4 downloads were created by printing to PDF in Google Chrome. Print directly from the tool above for higher quality printing up to and including A3 paper size.

  • Colours (Large)

    ARASAAC
  • Colours (Medium )

    ARASAAC
  • Colours (Small)

    ARASAAC
  • Colours (Tiny)

    ARASAAC
  • Fruit (Large)

    ARASAAC
  • Fruit (Medium)

    ARASAAC
  • Fruit (Medium)

    ARASAAC
  • Fruit (Small)

    ARASAAC
  • Fruit (Tiny)

    ARASAAC
  • Seasons UK Eng (Large)

    ARASAAC
  • Seasons US Eng (Large)

    ARASAAC
  • Weather (Large)

    ARASAAC
  • Yes and No (Large)

    ARASAAC

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