Blind students can use a variety of low-tech devices and materials
for improved access to the general curriculum. The list below offers
some assistive technology solutions. The Resource
section describes more sources.
Raised Line Drawings
Why use Raised Line drawings?
Blind students must have opportunities to explore shapes, maps and
other concepts of design in order to:
- Produce simple maps,
- Allow children to draw,
- Practice handwriting,
- Make graphs, and
- Teach beginning tactual skills.
The following aids and devices help to provide these opportunities: