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9 resources with the keyterm blindness

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Writing a Biography - Helen Keller

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students investigate inspirational figures by researching Helen Keller.  In this biography lesson, students utilize the Internet to take notes about the life of Helen Keller.  Students complete a biography question worksheet which they...
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A Picture Book Of Louis Braille; What Is An Advocate

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
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...
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Teaching Others About Being Deaf

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read two articles about how college students taught others about being blind or deaf. In their school, they interview students with a physical challenge and use the internet to research how to write about those with...
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Now You See It! Now You Don't!

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students research the major implications of blindness. They examine inventions created to help the blind. Students study inventors or role models who are blind. They create a class presentation.
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Reading Without Seeing: Louis Braille and the Braille Alphabet

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Students study Louis Braille and the history of the Braille alphabet. They participate in an activity using the sense of touch to determine how the Braille alphabet works.
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Applied Science - Science and Math Lab (read without sight)

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students consider the senses. In this sight and touch lesson plan, 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...
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Blind Walk

For Teachers K
Students experience what it would be like to live without the sense of sight, identify three things on a blind walk by using senses other than sight, and discuss what they learned from the experience with the whole class.
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Introducing Vera

For Teachers K
Students are introduced to Vera, a doll that cannot see and explore the ways in which life would be different if they could not see.
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Blind Woman Visit

For Teachers K
Students are polite attentive listeners, explore how blind people live and what kinds of things they enjoy doing and ask appropriate questions.