Louis Braille Teacher Resources
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Who was Louis Braille, and what was his famous invention? Read this passage with your French classes to explore an early French inventor. After completing the two-page reading, learners answer multiple-choice questions and a series of short answer questions.
6th - 8th Languages 12 Views 63 Downloads
A Picture Book Of Louis Braille; What Is An Advocate
Read and discuss the book A Picture Book of Louis Braille as it relates to communication, Helen Keller, and advocating for disabled individuals. Learners identify what an advocate is and explain how Helen Keller communicated. They build vocabulary relating to the history of Braille code and complete a deciphering code worksheet.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 9 Views 27 Downloads
World Braille Day
In this world Braille day activity, students read or listen to a passage about Louis Braille, then match phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct words, unscramble words and sentences, put sentences in order, write discussion questions and conduct a survey.
7th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab (read without sight)
Students consider the senses. In this sight and touch activity, students discover what it is like to function like a person who is blind. They work in groups and individually on various activities to experience this condition. This activity includes background information.
3rd - 5th Math 3 Views 5 Downloads
New York State Testing Program English Language Arts Test Book 2--Grade 8 (2007)
In this New York State Testing Program English Language Arts instructional activity, students listen to an article twice, then answer reading comprehension questions. Students then use details from the article to compose an essay.
7th - 9th Language Arts 3 Views 23 Downloads
For literacy, pupils read the definitions of charts, tables, and time lines. They complete a chart about transportation, and answer 10 questions based on a time line of transportation history. This is meant to be used with 5th graders, but it is useful for other grades as well.
5th Language Arts 3 Views 65 Downloads
In this reading comprehension worksheet, students read a selection about speech recognition software. They answer 5 multiple choice questions using information from the selection. This worksheet includes a home-school assignment.
4th - 5th 21st Century Skills 7 Views 138 Downloads
Inventions: Third Grade Science
This inventions PowerPoint includes age-appropriate text and information about what an invention is, the planning process for developing inventions, and common factors of successful inventions. Several short biographies with text and photographs of both well-known inventors such as the Wright Brothers,and less famous inventors such as Louis Braille, provide good examples of the positive impact inventions have had on our culture.
3rd Science 3 Views 22 Downloads
Introduction to Biographies
Fourth graders explore the genre of biographies. In this biographies lesson, 4th graders gain knowledge of the importance of biographies and what information they give us. Students brainstorm historical figures they want to know more about and carry out a discussion about these people.
4th Language Arts 22 Views 54 Downloads
Disability Awareness Activity Packet
When you have an inclusive classroom it is important to help your general education students understand their peers with disabilities. This packet provides information and activities to assist elementary-aged children in building a better grasp of what life is like for children with disabilities.
Pre-K - Higher Ed Special Education 120 Views 86 Downloads
Famous French People PowerPoint Project
How much do your French language learners know about famous francophones? Require your pupils to research and create PowerPoint presentations about well-known French people. This assignment page lays out requirements for a PowerPoint about a French person and includes research questions for student reference as well as a point breakdown.
9th - 12th Languages 11 Views 8 Downloads
Attributes of a Civil Society
High school freshmen search for examples of justice, kindness, peace, and tolerance in news media, and brainstorm how they can promote these attributes in their school, community, and world. Directions for a role-play activity, a vocabulary list, and cross-curriculum extensions are included.
9th Social Studies & History 20 Views 63 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Who Gets to Invent and How Do Inventors Change Our Lives?
Young scholars examine the way various inventions have changed their lives. As a class, they create a timeline of the most important inventions during their lifetime and another timeline of how old they were when it was invented. Individually, they use the internet to research one inventor and write their own biography of him or her.
2nd - 6th Science 22 Views 156 Downloads