Summer Fun from NBP!

Recipes and cooking techniques for children who are blind or who have a visual impairment. Also ideas for science projects for blind students in second to fifth grade.

National Braille Press shares ideas for a summer of fun and active hands-on learning.  Our favorite summer picks for kids are:

Stir It Up

This book is full of recipes and techniques for young cooks who are blind or visually impaired.   Using print, braille, and illustrations, it is divided into:

  • breakfast
  • snacks
  • lunch
  • dinner
  • sides
  • sweets and party treats




Out-Of-Sight Science Experiments coverOut-of-Sight Science Experiments

by Lillian A. Rankel and Marilyn Winograd

Full of print, braille, and illustrations,  this book is designed for students in grades 2-5.  It includes ideas for making balloon rockets, acid rain, a solar finger heater, Ziploc ice cream, Diet Coke Geysers, and more!