Literacy and Braille

Build an effective literacy program for students with CVI who have been assessed at Phase II or Phase III on The CVI Range

Exploration of considerations for distance learning

This blog describes my initial thoughts on the Mantis Q40

Exploration of considerations for distance learning

Motivate your braille reader with menus, recipes or other highly preferred reading materials!
Dr. Kirk Adams, President and CEO of the American Foundation for the Blind, is interviewed by Mohammed.
Check out these two books: Fruits and Vegetables
Quick and easy method to create CVI-friendly videos using PowerPoint and two free web applications.
This manual will help you introduce iOS technology and VoiceOver to 3 to 8 year old students!
Practical and fun ways to teach braille, abacus, tech, and more to a 3rd grade student remotely!
Remote instructional video for parents and accessible book for students with CVI.
social distancing? No Problem! Play these games with a 'VI twist' through Zoom.
Free live webinars on ObjectiveEd braille games and O&M games!
Have you discovered TpT - teacher-created resources for teachers?
Have you tried Braille AI Tutor - it's perfect for virtual instruction!
Download these free digital books/PDFs designed specifically for students with CVI!
Is your student completing assignment in braille during COVID-19 school closures?
Just released - an exciting, fully accessible app for students who are emerging or beginner readers!
A day in the life of Crosby and the college student who is raising him!
Learn how to get started with Objective Ed, a fully accessible digital curriculum for students with VIB - it's free during school closures!
Does your student/child need educational materials in braille or other access to educational materials during the COVID-19 school closures?
Does your K12 student with visual impairments need qualified help with homework during the COVID-19 school closures?
Comprehension questions and techniques should be embedded into all activities! Use this simple interactive book app to teach listening comprehension.
Introducing dictation to an emerging reader and writer.
Comma activity to practice grammar skills and tech skills (navigating a table and navigating to add commas).
Are your students using the Epic! app - it is accessible!
Here is a sneak peak at two future refreshable braille displays that will be available through APH!
Practice braille contractions while reading about Noelle the cat!

CVI for the TVI webinar series: Judy Endicott

Which is the most appropriate term?
The Novel Effect app adds sound effects to APH's tactile book!
Bring reading to life with Novel Effect app!

CVI for the TVI webinar series: Judy Endicott

Turn your emerging braille student into a braille wizard!
Practice reading comprehension skills with this fun twist on the "Twas the Night Before Christmas" poem.
Use these entertaining questions for hilarious discussions and/or silly writing prompts for Position Papers.
TVIs, are you looking for fun and inexpensive gift ideas to give your students?
What kind of shenanigans can this cute kitty get into at Christmas time?
Here are additional number line activities and concepts; including how number lines can help with braille reversals!
Learn about planets with CosmoBally in this fun interactive space-themed story!
Introducing addition and subtraction to a young braille student using a number line.
Improve your student's braille with the option to automatically refresh the braille line & TVIs have access to data about their student's reading habits!
This emerging reader is learning to read in three mediums: magnified print, braille and auditory.
This unique platform enables teachers in inclusive classrooms to interact seamlessly with blind students.
Using Specdrums by Sphero to develop independence on braille cell concept for emergent braillers.

Earn ACVREP/CATIS credits through this collection of our Literacy tutorials

 

 

Solutions and IEP goals for a student who struggles with writing using traditional braille methods.
Accessibyte has been in the process of developing a new all online experience. In this article, we explore all that Accessibyte Online has to offer!
Download this accessible pumpkin story for your emerging/early reader!
Here is a fun acorn lesson plan - perfect to do before Back-to-School Night!

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