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Symbol for laundry detergent

Grocery Shopping Book


By Liz Eagan | Comments: 0
Modified Candy Land pieces

Adapting Candy Land for Players Who Are Blind or Deafblind


By Liamsmom | Comments: 2
Image of Front of Book with text "Snow, Snow, What Do You See?", a printed snowflake and two foam cut-out snowflakes. Printed text "By: ____" at bottom of front cover.  Picture of assembled and decorated snowman, complete with hat, scarf, boots and white cane.

Winter Tactile Experience Book: Snow, Snow, What Do You See?


By Juarezs | Comments: 0
Tactile tracking pages

Tracking Activities for Pre-Braille Learners


By Kathryn Sedarati | Comments: 2
Christmas stocking with labels

Festive Christmas Stocking Game


By Kathryn Sedarati | Comments: 0
Make your own braille Christmas decorations

A Braille Christmas Tree and Snowman Picture


By Kathryn Sedarati | Comments: 2
Calvin can use a cane.

Tactile Experience Book: Calvin Can...


By Pam Perlman | Comments: 1
a cardboard book with toy bowling pins and a bowling ball on the cover

Bowling Experience Book


By Liamsmom | Comments: 0
a tree with orange leaves blowing in the wind

The Leaf Man Sensory Story


By katpres | Comments: 0
Page with mylar apple

Adapting Literacy Materials for Students with CVI and Multiple Disabilities


By tracy.wilks | Comments: 3
Geometric shapes lined up

CVI in Practice: Teaching Visual-Spatial Skills Using Attribute Blocks


By Roxana Cziker | Comments: 0
Child exploring fall hula hoop

Fall or Halloween Seasonal Active Learning Mobile


By Marjorie | Comments: 0
Polar bear page adapted with braille and tactile card

Adapting Polar Bear Book for Children with Visual Impairments


By Sarah Hosford-C... | Comments: 1
An index card box to hold word cards

Memorization Fun: A Sentence-Building Activity


By Liamsmom | Comments: 1
Tactile jack-o-lantern

Candy Corn: Creating a tactile book for Halloween


By Charlotte Cushman | Comments: 2
Tactile image of pig

Adapting Three Little Pigs for a Learner Who Is Deafblind


By Betty Braun | Comments: 3
Adapted Judy cards

Adapting Materials Found Around School


By Liz Eagan | Comments: 1
Picture of tri-fold board used as a word wall

“Can We Do Oreo Reading Now?” #3 Word Wall


By gillian703 | Comments: 0
Child wearing tactile vest

Make Your Own Tactile Vest


By Marjorie | Comments: 2
Playing lucky ladybug game

Family Game Time: Modified Ladybug Game


By Liamsmom | Comments: 2

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