Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Parent Posts

Focus 14
Added by Sandy Kenrick
A parent of a boy who is deafblind describes her son's refreshable braille display and her hopes for the doors that will open to him through assistive technology.
A child's hand reads braille about fall leaves
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Children who are deafblind or blind learn best through experience. Try these ideas for fall projects with literacy extensions!
An intervener and student are identifying a sink using tactile sign
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Reinforce concepts, vocabulary and language goals in the community with students who are deafblind, blind or with multiple disabilities.
Child placing an activity block on to the desk calendar
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Setting up a desk calendar in braille promotes braille literacy for children who are blind or deafblind or visually impaired.
An index card box to hold word cards
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Activity to promote braille literacy through memorizing vocabulary and building sentences
August record book
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Create your own accessible record-keeping book to track work of braille students
Tack-Tiles
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Tips to use Tack-Tiles, a type of braille lego, to develop braille literacy skills in children who are blind, deafblind or low vision
A boy writes a letter on a braillewriter.
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Wondering how to teach children who are blind or deafblind about the mail? Tactile symbols and braille can make the concept accessible!
Playing lucky ladybug game
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Adapted color matching game to play with children who are blind or deafblind using braille and other modifications.
Tactile American flag with braille
Added by Sandy Kenrick
The tactile American flag has the Pledge of Allegiance in braille and makes the stars and stripes accessible to people who are blind, low vision, or deafblind. This is great for the 4th of July (Independence Day), Flag Day or any day at school!

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