Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

gwyn52

About Yourself: 

My name is Gwyn, I am a qualified teacher of visual impairments with 20 years experience. I run an educational consultancy and training service for professionals working with children with visual impairments called Positive Eye, based here in the UK. Positive Eye delivers courses both here and in Europe. In addition Positive Eye has its own product range, which I have written and developed and publish in house to meet the bespoke requirements of the audience I work with. It has become a popular range amongst professionals in the UK.

 

Title or Position (e.g. Teacher, Parent, etc.): 

Education Consultant in VI

Age and Level of Students: 

All ages

Zip Code or Country Name: 

United Kingdom

Posts by gwyn52

Title Type of Post Created on
Enabling Access: Tips for Adapting Worksheets for Students with Visual Impairments Blog entry 11/21/2016
Adapting Plant Life Cycle Worksheet Strategies 11/21/2016
Adapting Personal Hygiene Worksheet Strategies 11/21/2016
Adapting Pollination Process Worksheet Strategies 11/19/2016
Adapting EU Current Affairs Worksheet Strategies 11/18/2016
Adapting Sources Worksheet Strategies 11/18/2016
Adapting Water World Worksheet Strategies 11/17/2016
Adapting Geography of Paris Landmarks Worksheet Strategies 11/17/2016
Adapting Creative Writing Worksheet Strategies 11/17/2016
Adapting Temperature Worksheet Strategies 11/17/2016
Adapting English Inferences Worksheet Strategies 11/16/2016
Recommended Resources for Vision Professionals Blog entry 05/30/2016
Oi Frog! Fun ideas to extend the literacy opportunities Strategies 03/02/2016
Creative Literacy and Numeracy Ideas on the Theme of Frozen Blog entry 02/29/2016
Christmas Ideas for Children with Visual Impairments Strategies 12/15/2015
Keywords from Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch Strategies 11/30/2015
Five Rocket Men Going to the Moon Strategies 11/06/2015
Motor Activities Checklist to Encourage the Development of Pre-Braille Skills Resources 08/28/2015
Pathways Towards Reading Readiness for Braille Blog entry 08/04/2015
Geometry Resources for Students with Visual Impairment Resources 07/24/2015
Tactile Bingo Strategies 07/06/2015
Math Discovery Box Resources 06/25/2015
Measurement Resources Leaflet Resources 06/17/2015
Enabling Access to Maths Strategies 06/08/2015
Number Line Resources 05/03/2015
Support the Understanding of Using Cubarithms Strategies 04/27/2015
Addition Machine Strategies 04/14/2015
Strategies to Make Literacy Meaningful to Beginning Braille Readers Strategies 03/20/2015
Top Access Tips: Measuring with a Ruler Strategies 02/23/2015
6 Tips for Teaching Maths to Students with Visual Impairments Strategies 02/12/2015
Adapting a Literacy Lesson of the letter "S" for Braille Readers Strategies 02/03/2015
Practicing Reading High Frequency Words in Braille Strategies 01/20/2015
Model of Literacy Lesson: Practicing Blending for Reading Resources 01/13/2015
Dinosaurs and All That Rubbish Strategies 01/09/2015
19 Ideas to Teach Basic Math Concepts to Students with Visual Impairments Strategies 01/05/2015
Adapted Reading Lesson of High Frequency Words Resources 12/12/2014
Numeracy Development Plan Resources 11/27/2014
Braille Mechanics Guidance Resources 11/19/2014
Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch: A Cross-Curricular Approach to Reading Readiness for Braille Strategies 11/04/2014
Modifying Charts for Students with Visual Impairments Strategies 10/27/2014
Cross Curricular Planning: Seaside Strategies 10/16/2014
56 Tactile Math Ideas: Ideas and Suggestions for Development of Early Maths Skills Blog entry 10/06/2014
Top Access Tips: Measuring Angles (sighted methods of access) Strategies 10/01/2014
Cross Curricular Planning: Camping Trip Strategies 09/24/2014
People as Helpers: Cook Strategies 09/17/2014
10 Uses for Wikki Stix to Support Curriculum Access Strategies 09/10/2014
Sensory Areas: Weather Strategies 09/04/2014
Sensory Areas: Toys Strategies 08/23/2014
Sensory Areas: Growth and Change Strategies 07/28/2014
Sensory Areas: Homes Strategies 07/21/2014
Theme-Based Sensory Activities: Train Rides Resources 07/15/2014
Sensory Areas: Families Resources 07/07/2014
Sensory Areas Journeys: By Boat Resources 06/29/2014
Sensory Areas: Holiday on the Farm Resources 06/23/2014
Creating Large Print and Tactile Graphs Blog entry 06/16/2014
Sensory Areas: Fire Service Resources 06/09/2014
Sensory Ideas: People as Helpers: The Cleaner Resources 06/02/2014
Braille for Latecomers: Top Access Tips for Dual Media Learners Resources 05/28/2014
Initial Letter Sounds, Braille Contractions, and Numbers Drawers Strategies 05/18/2014
Caterpillar Activity Strategies 05/12/2014

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