Paths to Literacy

for students who are blind or visually impaired

Braille Snowflake

Design of braille snowflake

Download the Duxbury file to emboss this braille snowflake design!

Create your own braille design of a snowflake following these step-by-step instructions!

  • Row 1: Space 5 times, make “with”, space 4 times, make “er”, make “his”, make “was”, make “with”, make “of”, make “his”, make “was”, make “q”,  space 4 times, make “of”.
  • Row 2: Space 3 times, make “with”, make “q”, make “for”, space 5 times, make “d”, make “for” 4 times, make “f”, space 5 times, make “for”, make “er”, make “of”.
  • Row 3: Space 3 times, make “f”, space 1 time, make “d”, make “of”, space 2 times, make “d”, make “g” 3 times, make “for” 2 times, make “g” 3 times, make “f”, space 2 times, make “with”, make “f”, space 1 time, make “d”.
  • Row 4: Space 6 times, make “d”, make “of”, space 5 times, make “for” 2 times, space 5 times, make “with”, make “f”.
  • Row 5: Space 7 times, make “d”, make “of”, space 1 time, make “d”, make “g” 2 times, make “for” 2 times, make “g” 2 times, make “f”, space 1 time, make “with”, make “f”.
  • Row 6: Space 8 times, make “d”, make “of”, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 3 times, make “with”, make “f”.
  • Row 7: Space 5 times, make “of”, space 3 times, make “d”, make “of”, space 2 times, make “for” 2 times, space 2 times, make “with”, make “f”, space 3 time, make “with”.
  • Row 8: Make “gg”, make “his”, space 3 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “of”, space 2 time, make “d”, make “of”, make “for” 2 times, make “with”, make “f”, space 2 time, make “with”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 3 times, make “was”, make “gg”.
  • Row 9: Make “period”, make “for”, make “his”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 3 times, make “d”, make “for” 2 times, make “f”, space 3 time, make “for”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “was”, make “for”, make “f”.
  • Row 10: Make “with”, make “for”, make “gg” 11 times, make “for” 2 times, make “gg” 11 times, make “for”, make “of”.
  •  Row 11: Make “er”, make “for”, make “g” 11 times, make “for” 2 times, make “g” 11 times, make “for”, make “q”.
  • Row 12: Make “j”, make “for”, make “f”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 3 times, make “was”,  make “for” 2 times, make “his”, space 3 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “d”, make “for”, make “his”
  • Row 13. Make “g”, make “f”, space 3 times, make “for”, space 2 times, make “q”, space 2 times, make “was”,  make “f”, make “for” 2 times, make “d”, make “his”, space 2 times, make “er”, space 2 times, make “for”, space 3 times, make “d”, make “gg”
  • Row 14. Space 5 times, make “q”, space 3 times, make “was”, make “q”, space 2 times, make “for” 2 times, space 2 times, make “er”, make “his”, space 3 time, make “er”
  • Row 15. Space 8 times, make “was”, make “q”, space 3 times, make “for” 2 times, space 3 times, make “er”, make “his”
  • Row 16. Space 7 times, make “was”, make “q”, space 1 time, make “was”, make “gg” 2 times, make “for” 2 times, make “gg” 2 times, make “his”, space 1 time, make “er”, make “his”.
  • Row 17. Space 6 times, make “was”, make “q”, space 5 times, make “for” 2 times, space 5 times, make “er”, make “his”.
  • Row 18. Space 3 times, make “his”, space 1 time, make “was”, make “q”, space 2 times, make “was”, make “gg” 3 times, make “for” 2 times, make “gg” 3 times, make “his”, space 2 times, make “er”, make “his”, space 1 time, make “was”.
  • Row 19. Space 3 times, make “er”, make “of”, make “for”, space 5 times, make “was”, make “for” 4 times, make “his”, space 5 times, make “for”, make “with”, make “q”.
  • Row 20. Space 5 times, make “er”, space 4 times, make “with”, make “f”, make “d”, make “er”, make “q”, make “f”, make “d”, make “of”,  space 4 times, make “q”. 

 

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Collage of braille snowflake

Posted on November 1, 2020
Updated on: November 1, 2020