Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Parent Posts

A boy reads a braille book while wearing a Burger King crown
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Support braille literacy by finding ways to include braille in your child or student's summer!
Star student poster
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Students who are blind, visually impaired or deafblind can share what's important to them with their classmates in an inclusive setting. Braille and textures can be added to make the poster accessible
Accessible chess board with pieces
Added by Sandy Kenrick
My son, who is deafblind, is learning to play the game of chess using an accessible board. It's a fun way to practice braille literacy skills for kids who are blind or visually impaired.
Sight words "feast" and "store" presented with red bubble word approach
Added by Brenda Biernat
Tips from a parent to teach sight words to children with CVI (cortical visual impairment), Phase III, using bubble sight words, with word or letter shapes outlined in the child's preferred color.
Braille garden labels
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Create a garden that is accessible to children who are blind, low vision or deafblind!
Small plastic farm animals
Added by Brenda Biernat
Children with CVI (cortical visual impairment) often struggle to interpret with images that are visually complex. A parent shares her son's experience
Tactile cane on page of book
Added by Sandy Kenrick
This simple braille book tells the story about an 8-year-old boy who loses his cane. The colored illustrations are appealing for children with CVI.
A boy reads his braille calendar on the wall.
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Make your reading calendar accessible to braille users with these ideas!
Textured items and bells in a metal bucket
Added by Kimberly Schildbach
Make your own tactile fun bucket for young children who are blind or visually impaired to develop tactile discrimination skills and basic concepts.
Liam drawing at the table
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Find out how you can introduce art concepts to children who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired and support their creativity and enjoy art!