Early Intervention

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Squigz: Toy to Promote Improvement of Developmental Skills and Independence

Activities using these fun toys to develop concepts and strengthen finger strength for brailling and touch screen gestures!
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TinyTap App: CVI-Friendly Books and Games

Great resource to create your own INTERACTIVE book or find teacher-created CVI-friendly resources!
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VoiceOver Teaching Strategies: Spatial Concepts Activity

How to introduce a new app to a student and to build foundation spatial and directional concepts.
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Learning VoiceOver: Problem-Solving Activity

Are you new to VoiceOver and wondering what in the world is happening?
22 month old Luke standing using a 1-finger tap to start an iPad app.

Remote iPad Instruction with a Toddler: Luke

What can a 22 month old child who is visually impaired do on an iPad?
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Alphabet Bubble Book: CVI Emerging Reader

Here's a great book to introduce letters and phonetics to emerging readers with CVI!
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Braille Alphabet Coloring Pages

Download these free tactile braille alphabet sheets for your emerging reader!
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VoiceOver Teaching Strategies for Preschool TVIs

Follow this terrific TVI and her 4 year old student as he successfully masters the challenging double tap gesture!
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Creating PIAF Tactile Images: Graphic Book Cover

Why should braille students have tactile book covers and how do you make them?
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Procreate App 2: Activities, Worksheets and Books

Preposition and spatial concepts worksheets
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Procreate App: Creating Customized Materials

This tool is an easy way to modify images for students with CVI or low vision.
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Math Melodies App: Young Students

Check out these interactive math concept games for preschoolers, kindergarten and first grade students!
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Ballyland Stay Still Squeaky App: Following Directions and Independence

Independence vs. learned helplessness - how Ballyland apps can make a difference!
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Reindeer Activities

Learn more about reindeer!
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ABC's of iOS: VoiceOver for Kids 3 - 8 Course

Learn how to introduce an iPad running VoiceOver to a young student!
Photo of toddler pressing silicone buttons with index fingers using Dimpl Duo toy.

Dimple Duo: Toy to Develop Finger Strength

Students need strong fingers to produce braille using a Perkins and to create gestures used with technology!
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Christmas Alphabet Book

Check out this Christmas-themed alphabet book for emerging readers!
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Creating Accessible Books Using Pages

Create fun accessible books for the iPad that are EASY to navigate with VoiceOver and a Braille Display!
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Concept Development: Own Your Real Estate

Part 2 in an O&M concept development series.