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Below are strategies posts related to Braille.



Braille peg slate

Using a Peg Slate to Practice Braille Skills

Develop beginning braille literacy skills using a peg slate and other braille toys by practicing reading and writing braille letters, words, and sentences!
Braille Mother's Day Coupon

Mother's Day Coupons

Create coupons in braille in honor of Mother's Day!
Story box items for If You Give a Mouse a Cookie

Ideas for Sharing "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie" with Children Who Are Visually Impaired

Create a storybox, tactile symbols and picture symbols to make "If You Give a Mouse a Cookie" accessible to children with low vision or multiple disabilities
Boy using hundreds chart to count by tens

Tactile Hundreds Chart with Braille

Teach children with visual impairments number sense using an accessible hundreds chart with braille and a tactile grid.
Braille writing song

Braille Writing Song

Song to teach finger position to create dots on a brailler
Story box for "Are You My Mother?"

Adapting "Are You My Mother?" for Children with Multiple Disabilities

Adapting "Are You My Mother?" picture book to make it accessible to children who are blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities
Story Box for "If You Take a Mouse to School"

Adapting "If You Take a Mouse to School" for a Student with CVI

Make an early childhood book accessible to children who are blind or who have CVI (Cortical Visual Impairment) or multiple disabilities.
Polar bear book with tactile symbols

Braille and Tactile Book Adaptions

Pipe cleaner wrapped around finger

Teaching Finger Isolation to Braille Students with Additional Disabilities

Ideas to teach finger isolation skills to braille students with visual impairments and multiple disabilities
Child looking through magnifying glass

Checking My Work, I Am A Detective!

Encourage braille students to find mistakes and correct them in their writing and braille texts.
Pancake activity

Pancakes, Crackers, and Pizza: Story Box and More!

Tips to make early literacy book Pancakes, Crackers, and Pizza accessible to young children who are blind or visually impaired, using storybox, picture and tactile symbols
Story board example

Story Board for CVI or Braille Learners

Create your own story board for spring for students with CVI or braille readers
Frog in braille

Adapting Tracking Activities for Braille Readers

Tips to create tracking activities for beginning braille readers
Self-writing checklist for braille writers screenshot

Writing Self-Check for Braille Students

This strategy teaches braille students to check their writing to discover and correct their mistakes.
Student drawing a thank you note

Writing a Thank You Letter

Teaching students to write thank-you notes gives them a chance to practice braille or print skills, as well as developing social skills.
Cover of Clown book

Modifying a Classroom Book Used for Guided Reading in an Inclusive Setting

Tips to make regular classroom books accessible to children who are blind or deafblind, with braille and tactile symbols
Easter Story cover

The Easter Story Simplified for Beginning Braille Readers

The Easter Story from the Bible is simplified for beginning braille readers and children who are deafblind using interactive tactile symbols.
colorful eggs with braille

Colorful Eggs: Tactual Book for Beginning Braille Readers

Create your own tactile book for Easter using braille and tactual materials for children who are blind, visually impaired, deafblind or with multiple disabilities
Top: 2 object key chains with braille tags (Ball and Button). Bottom: Adapted Pete the Cat book with paired object (button).

Making Choices with Objects

Tips to help children with multiple disabilities make choices using real objects
Brailled Shamrock reading "I'm lucky for Papi Pablo"

I am Lucky! St. Patrick's Day Craft

Hands-on St. Patrick's Day activity for braille students who are blind or who have low vision.

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