Megan Bale
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Find out how an #iPad can be a literacy tool for learners who are blind or visually impaired!

iPads can be used to teach literacy to students who are blind or visually impaired, including those with multiple disabilities.

Getting started with an iPad and a Refreshable Braille Display

Getting started with an iPad and a Refreshable Braille Display: a great resource for students with low vision or other vision impairments.

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Braille Bingo Cards-Twin Vision (print/braille)-  Practice Kindergarten sight words in either:  Garde ONE Uncontracted braille format or Grade TWO Contracted braille format! Easy to individualize to student curriculum needs and braille format needs.  Check with your braille teacher or braille service for easy to make braille bingo cards!  www.braillethis.com

Braille Bingo Cards-Twin Vision (print/braille)- Practice Kindergarten sight words in either: Garde ONE Uncontracted braille format or Grade TWO Contracted braille format! Easy to individualize to student curriculum needs and braille format needs. Check with your braille teacher or braille service for easy to make braille bingo cards! www.braillethis.com

Sara Mason used cubes to help students keep fingers on the right keys...this is brilliant!!!

Sara Mason used cubes to help students keep fingers on the right keys.this is brilliant!

This practical strategy is designed to help braille users organize and keep track of crayons.

Braille labels for crayons for my Kindergartener. I used an old whiteboard and Velcro. I super glued the Velcro to the crayons.

Tactile pictures are made up of materials that feel as close to the concrete object as possible. These tactiles add interest to braille books and can be used the same way as visuals in a regular children's book; it helps with prediction and re-telling, it gives context, clues or reinforces the text on the page, and helps the reader have an understanding of what that item is.

Tactile pictures are made up of materials that feel as close to the concrete…

Special Classroom: Weather using rolling right along kit

How to create a tactile weather board. Great way to introduce weather and story telling. Use a velcro ball to encourage "rolling" through the board. Add braille for braille readers!