ERIC Number: ED037859
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Suggested Activities to Use With Children Who Present Symptoms of Visual Perception Problems, Elementary Level.
Washington County Public Schools, Washington, PA.
Symptoms displayed by primary age children with learning disabilities are listed; perceptual handicaps are explained. Activities are suggested for developing visual perception and perception involving motor activities. Also suggested are activities to develop body concept, visual discrimination and attentiveness, visual memory, and figure ground perception. Body concept puzzles are recommended for developing visual motor integration; cutting, pasting, and sorting activities are described; and specific visual motor activities, including walking beam, are detailed. Also provided are screening test examples and bibliographies of teaching materials and of texts and periodicals. (JD)
Descriptors: Body Image, Educational Games, Exceptional Child Education, Identification, Individual Characteristics, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Learning Disabilities, Manipulative Materials, Perceptual Handicaps, Perceptual Motor Learning, Puzzles, Screening Tests, Sensory Training, Teacher Developed Materials, Teaching Methods, Visual Discrimination, Visual Perception
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Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington County Public Schools, Washington, PA.