Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Parent Posts

Red cup and yellow washcloth
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Guidelines to use object symbols at home with children who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired with additional disabilities (VIMD)
Liam feeling the word "love" in braille on the new bench
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Incorporate braille into your home, both indoors and out!
Jasper with his friend
Added by Brenda Biernat
The mother of a child with cortical visual impairment (CVI) describes her son's experience making a friend
Liam reading the braille tape on the cover of Goodnight Moon
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Tips to create an accessible reading log for braille students
two magnets labeled in print and braille, one says dirty dishes and the other says clean dishes
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Braille labels around the house help a young boy who is deafblind to learn important independent living skills from a very early age.
baskets in a mudroom filled with winter clothing
Added by Kimberly Schildbach
The mother of children who are blind tells how she used braille labels to make the family mudroom accessible to the whole family.
Object symbols with braille of grocery items
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Tips to make grocery shopping a successful literacy experience with children who are blind, partially sighted or deafblind, using tangible symbols and braille.
the cover of a tactile book showing a picture of a girl wearing a winter coat and hat and the title Analelia Likes
Added by Kimberly Schildbach
A parent shares tips to make your own tactile books at home!
Tactile art station
Added by Kimberly Schildbach
Tips to make art projects accessible using tactile symbols at home or at school.
Lazy Susan with braille labels
Added by Sandy Kenrick
This game provides practice matching textures, objects, and braille words. Kids will enjoy reading braille labels and performing the action movements on the card!