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Below are strategies posts related to Braille.

Boggle pieces spelling dream

Braille Boggle

Adapt the game of boggle for braille users!
Animal cell

Tactile Bulletin Board: Cells

Create a tactile bulletin board to make cells and biology accessible to braille readers and students who are blind or visually impaired.
'Pinocchio' Tactile Story Book For The Visually Impaired People-Sözer VURGUN

Pinocchio Tactile Story Book

Tactile books can help children with visual impairments to develop essential tactile skills.
Pattern calendar

Pattern Calendar with 3D Printed Shapes

Create 3D printed shapes for a pattern calendar for students who are blind or visually impaired.
Black holes on tactile bulletin board

Space and Constellations Bulletin Board

Tactile bulletin board of constellations
Embossed Christmas tree

Christmas Designs to Emboss

These embossable Christmas designs are fun for the holidays with braille users and others who enjoy tactile art.
A young boy carries a muffin tin cup

Multi-Skill Braille Cell Muffin Tin Activity

This hands-on activity works on basic concepts and braille readiness skills.
Two boys sitting on rug holding their calendars

Making an Advent Calendar Accessible

Make your Advent calendar accessible to children who are blind or deafblind this Christmas using braille.
Braille design examples

"Just for Fun" Braille Designs

Find out what size paper you need to make braille designs.
Tree of Thanks

Tree of Thanks

This Thanksgiving craft give students with visual impairments and other special needs the chance to write about what they are thankful for.
Cleaning supplies

Incorporating Writing and the ECC through Interviewing

Interviewing others is a great way to practice ECC skills, such as career exploration, while also developing writing skills.
Turkey jars

Thankful Turkey Jar

Thanksgiving craft activity for kids who are blind, deafblind, low vision or with other special needs focusing on what they are thankful for
colorful letters in a pile

Make Your Own Braille Word Search Puzzles!

Learn how to make your own braille word search puzzle!
Spaghetti braille

Spaghetti Braille Game: Dot 5 Contractions for Dual Media Learners

Dual media learners can have fun practicing dot 5 braille contractions with this spaghetti-themed file folder game!
different textures represent different layers of the Earth

Layers of the Earth Tactile Graphics

Tactile graphics with braille labels help to make a science activity about the layers of the Earth accessible to students who are blind, deafblind or visually impaired.
Tactile Book of Endangered Animals-there is a whale floating in the sea on the cover of the book

Tactile Book of Endangered Animals

A tactile book of endangered species is adapted for students who are blind, low vision or deafblind, using braille and tactile illustrations.
Tactile Halloween Tic-Tac-Toe

Tactile Halloween Tic-Tac-Toe

This accessible tactile tic tac toe game is a fun Halloween activity for students who are blind or visually impaired!
Spooky Halloween pumpkins

Halloween Maze

A Halloween-themed board game for braille readers to practice contractions and other braille symbols.
A teenage boy reading a page of braille

Maintaining Braille Skills Using a Daily Journal for an English Language Learner

Using a daily journal to help an English Language Learner (ELL) maintain braille skills through the summer
Liam reading the name tags on the organization bench

Organizing Bench to Promote Independent Living Skills

Promote independent living skills and braille literacy through an organizer bench at home or school