[Pibe-division] Braille Curricula

Dr. Denise M. Robinson dmehlenbacher at yahoo.com
Wed Mar 30 08:57:26 CDT 2011


Jackie
If you want to keep them on grade level, the best thing you can do is take the 
actual work their peers are doing and put it into braille, then teach them the 
contractions as they come to them. Combine this with them outputting their work 
on the computer with talking software and you will have students able to compete 
on the same level as their peers
 
       Denise 
 
Denise M. Robinson, TVI, Ph.D. 
Teacher of the Blind & Visually Impaired
Yakima School District

TechVision-Independent Contractor
Specialist in blind programming/teaching/training
509-674-1853     deniserob at gmail.com

http://blindgeteducated.blogspot.com/





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From: Jackie Anderson <jackieanderson54 at yahoo.com>
To: pibe-division at nfbnet.org
Sent: Tue, March 29, 2011 8:38:04 PM
Subject: [Pibe-division] Braille Curricula



Good evening,

I am a teacher of blind students working i  In Georgia.  I am looking for some 
suggestions of instructional materials for literary braille instruction. I am 
currently using Patters and was just wondering if anyone out there may be using 
something 
else.  I am working Two students who are total and three low-vision students.  I 
am seeking some materials to use with the low-vision students.  

Jackie Andersonelw

 
A long journey begins with one step
There is a literacy crisis in America.
Only 10% of children who are blind are 
taught to read Braille.  
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