This can help you get an idea of the sorts of goals and objectives that often appear on an IEP and help you find areas where your child's IEP may be lacking.
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From baking in the kitchen and planting in the garden to riding the subway and helping at the grocery store, there is so much for a blind child to learn just by participating in everyday activities.
Bringing Blindness Awareness to the Sighted Classroom: This article by Carol Castellano gives tips on how to teach sighted children about blindness. She explains that "blindness simulations" where kids don blindfolds may not be a good idea: "What are the goals of such exercises? Sighted students will probably have trouble performing tasks under blindfold that they are accustomed to doing with their eyesight. Is the goal to show them how hard it is to be blind?"
New Years Goal -- I had my kids make goals for themselves either at home or school. I used the lined paper from a new year template one of the teacher’s on my team gave to us. I found this super fun scrapbook paper and used that to make the hats, glued on a fun little pom pom, and busted out the Dollar Tree party blowers fo-