Braille

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Braille All Around Us

Braille is around us everyday. To most of us it is simply bumps and environmental print, but for some it is instrumental text to their lives. Teacher will encounter students within their classes that may need braille books.  The following photos are examples of Braille in our community.

The Language Links sections provides links to wonderful resources that will help teachers learn the basics of Braille.

 


Bathroom Sign

This is an example of instrumental reading.


Bathroom Sign

This is an example of instrumental reading.


Bathroom Sign

This is an example of instrumental reading.


 

Elevator Sign

This is an example of instrumental reading.


 

Card

This is an example of social interaction reading.

Language Links: Braille

The following site provides teachers with visual aid for understanding the Braille alphabet. It is really important to the students for teachers to at least learn the basics of Braille.

 

http://www.nbp.org/ic/nbp/braille/index.html