Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

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Cover of Christmas Word Search book with tactile Christmas tree
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Get in the holiday spirit by inviting braille students to look for words related to Christmas, Hannukah, or other special themes or events.
Reversible Sequin Pillow and Sensory Mood Egg
Added by Brenda Biernat
Holiday gift ideas for children with CVI (cortical visual impairment) in Phase I, II, III
The word "window" with yellow bubble letters
Added by Rachel Bennett
Step-by-step guide to creating bubble words in YouDoodle and then incorporating them into adapted books for children with CVI (cortical visual impairment).
Christmas roll activity with adaptation
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Ideas to make the Roll-a-Christmas-Tree game accessible to children who are deafblind, blind or visually impaired using braille and tactile materials
A boy who is deafblind uses an abacus with his interpreter
Added by Sandy Kenrick
These videos demonstrate the use of an abacus to solve addition and subtraction problems with a student who is deafblind with an interpreter using tactile sign, braille, and a teacher.
Focus 14
Added by Sandy Kenrick
A parent-created tutorial to send an email message with the Focus 14 refreshable braille display from Freedom Scientific
Anticipation board for child with CVI
Added by Rachel Bennett
The mother of a child with cortical visual impairment (CVI) created this anticipation calendar for her son.
Cover of Emma Bear's Day
Added by Lauren Seeger
This picture book with black backgrounds and strong contrast was created by the mother of a child with CVI (cortical visual impairment)
Circle page of book
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Older students can practice their braille literacy skills while also enjoying the feeling of helping others when making books for pre-braille readers.
Worksheet with push pins
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Find out how to make worksheets accessible and fun for young braille readers