Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Parent Posts

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
g-raff backpack
Added by Brenda Biernat
The mother of a young child with CVI shares tips on making literacy meaningful for children with cortical visual impairment.
Dot watch
Added by Sandy Kenrick
The mother of a young boy who is a braille reader who is deafblind shares her thoughts about the Dot Watch.
Tactile incentive chart with golf tee
Added by Sandy Kenrick
All children need to feel motivated, but often incentive charts are not accessible to those who are blind, low vision or deafblind. Make an accessible tactile chart for kids who are visually impaired!
Cover of key book
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Creating a book that motivates children who are blind with additional disabilities includes using real objects that a child is interested in such as those that make sounds or have interesting textures
A boy reads a braille book while wearing a Burger King crown
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Support braille literacy by finding ways to include braille in your child or student's summer!
Star student poster
Added by Sandy Kenrick
Students who are blind, visually impaired or deafblind can share what's important to them with their classmates in an inclusive setting. Braille and textures can be added to make the poster accessible
Accessible chess board with pieces
Added by Sandy Kenrick
My son, who is deafblind, is learning to play the game of chess using an accessible board. It's a fun way to practice braille literacy skills for kids who are blind or visually impaired.