Marc Angelier and Marie Oddoux from the French organization PEP-SRA
Marc Angelier, teacher of the visually impaired and Marie Oddoux, occupational therapist specialized in low vision from the French organization PEP-SRA
Ready for Pre-Braille? Let's Play With the Six Dots Cell!
In this session you will get best practice of how France work inorder to adapt the French national pre-school curriculum for blind students. Marc and Marie are developing an instructional method, for children in the ages of 2-6, that explains how to use a cell in several different ways in order to develop pre-braille skills. The cell block method can accelerate pre-braille learning in pre-school and resulting adaptation of the French national preschool curriculum for blind students.
In this session you will learn how to develop pre-braille skills by using different types of cells and how you can make your own tools. How to start pre-braille at pre-school age in order to achieve best result. The speakers will also discuss how you can inspire parents to help and become a part of the pre-braille teaching process.