ERIC Number: ED026773
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Oct-9
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Teaching the Retarded Visually Handicapped; Indeed They Are Children.
Bluhm, Donna L.
Guidelines for a program of instruction with individual teaching for retarded blind children are provided. Areas covered are living skills, handwork, learning through music, reading readiness, recognition of the braille alphabet, mathematics, science, social studies, self expression and creativity, recreation, and suggested poetry and songs. Five appendixes discuss regional educational centers for the blind, parent-child relations, adjustment problems, and learning from and teaching the children. Photographs of 19 teaching aids are provided. (LE)
Descriptors: Art, Blindness, Braille, Creativity, Curriculum, Exceptional Child Education, Handicrafts, Instructional Materials, Mathematics, Mental Retardation, Multiple Disabilities, Music, Poetry, Reading, Reading Readiness, Recreation, Sciences, Self Care Skills, Self Expression, Social Studies, Teaching Methods, Visual Impairments
W.B. Saunders Company, West Washington Square, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105 ($4.50).
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