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 17 Views 66 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 worksheet, 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
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 4 Views 68 Downloads
Applied Science - Science and Math Lab (read without sight)
Students consider the senses. In this sight and touch lesson, 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 lesson includes background information.
3rd - 5th Math 3 Views 5 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 22 Views 65 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
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
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 162 Views 101 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 worksheet, 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
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
Introduction to Biographies
Fourth graders explore the genre of biographies. In this biographies instructional activity, 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 29 Views 56 Downloads
BSI: Biographical Scene Investigators
Turn your middle schoolers into Biographical Scene Investigators in an investigative reporting lesson! They identify heroic individuals selected from the provided list and keep their own evidence notebooks regarding the actions of their subject.
5th - 8th Language Arts 24 Views 276 Downloads
Phonics: Complex Spelling Patterns
Complex spellings can really stump kids. Activate their ability to recognize and correctly spell words such as through, thought, and dough with this handy worksheet. They find words in a variety of contexts that have the same spelling patterns as those on the list.
3rd - 5th Language Arts 4 Views 152 Downloads
Compare and Contrast/Text Structure
Young readers go through a brief passage about a brother and a sister to practice comparing and contrasting. After they read the story, they respond to five multiple choice questions that require them to compare and contrast and analyze text structure.
4th - 6th Language Arts 100 Views 1200 Downloads
Author's Purpose and Theme - Review
Young readers work through an informative article about filmmaking, and answer five multiple choice questions about the text. The format of the activity would make a good quiz or homework assignment. Additionally, a home activity prompts children to find examples of materials written for different purposes.
4th - 5th Language Arts 29 Views 691 Downloads