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'Recreation & Leisure Skills' in Foundations of Ed., Instructional Strategies for Teaching Children & Youths with Visual Impairments (Cost) D. McGregor & 
C. Farrenkopf
Recreation and Leisure Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Resources
book Report a problem!
Description: Chapter devoted to explaining modifications for teaching and promoting recreation and leisure skills to visually impaired students.
A1 Free Sound Effects N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Games, 
Instructional Aids/Materials
website Report a problem!
Description: This website houses thousands of sounds that include animals, motors, etc. They can be downloaded for activities such as listening lessons and games.
Access Sports: A Model For Adapting Mainstream Sports Activities For Individuals With Visual Impairments P. E. Ponchillia Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Adapted PE, 
Instructional Strategies
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The AccessSports Model (ASM) was designed to adapt activities. The model allows professionals who have a basic knowledge of visual impairment and who know something about mainstream sports to analyze any sports activity by investigating three of the game's components: (a) the targets or goals in the sport, (b) its boundaries, and (c) its rules. RE:View, Vol. XXVII, Number 1, Spring 1995. Pp. 5-14.
American Blind Skiing Foundation N/A Recreation and Leisure Organizations, 
Recreation, 
Skiing
website Report a problem!
Description: Organization which promotes self-esteem and independence through recreational and competitive skiing for the visually impaired.
Creative Recreation for Blind and Visually Impaired Adults I. Ludwig, 
L. Luxton & 
M. Attomre
Recreation and Leisure Arts and Crafts, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This booklet offers information about a variety of recreational activities. Suggestions are included for hints for those wanting to adapt favorite leisure activities.
Everybody Plays! How Kids with Visual Impairments Play Sports (APH Quota) C. L. Aillaud & 
L. Lieberman
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Adapted PE, 
Games, 
Sports/Games
book Report a problem!
Description: This storybook written for the student, follows a youngster to sports camp where he experiences first hand, many accessible games and activities that are played by students with visual impairments.
From IEP to Teaching Strategies. . . How Do We Get There? (especially when teaching social and recreational skills) (Cost) V. Perwein & 
N. Levack
Recreation and Leisure, 
Social Interaction
Instructional Strategies, 
Resources
book Report a problem!
Description: This booklet can serve as a basis for in-service, especially when using the Independent Living Curriculum to teach from. Areas of concentration are developing IEPs for social skills and recreation and leisure skills.
Games for People with Sensory Impairments (Cost) L. Lieberman & 
Jim Cowart
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Adapted PE, 
Games, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support, 
Recreation
book Report a problem!
Description: This book provides facilitators with 70 games that sensory disabled people can play. The activities offered in this book can all be presented to students who are sensory impaired with multiple disabilities within a regular physical education curriculum, or to adults with sensory impairments in any recreational setting.
Gardening and Horticulture N/A Recreation and Leisure Instructional Development, 
Instructional Support
website Report a problem!
Description: This webpage provides tips for teachers and students wanting to garden as a hobby.
Getting Started with the IPhone: An Introduction for Blind Users (Cost) F. Dressner & 
D. Martineau
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology book Report a problem!
Description: Getting Started with iPhone and iOS 7 is an introduction to using the iPhone for individuals without vision. It is broken down into 3 parts: Buying, Configuring, and Loading Up Your iPhone; Starting to Use Your iPhone; and Using the Rest of the Built In Apps.
Goalball Association N/A Recreation and Leisure Goal Ball, 
Organizations, 
Recreation
website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides information regarding goalball, how it's played, needed equipment, local leagues, etc.
Going Places: Transition Guidelines for Community-Based Physical Activities (APH Quota) N/A Career Education and Transition, 
Recreation and Leisure
Activities for High School Students, 
Sports/Games
book Report a problem!
Description: A resource guide for teens and young adults that promotes independent physical activity.
Hark the Sound G. Bishop Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Auditory Skills, 
Games, 
Recreation
website Report a problem!
Description: Hark the Sound provides downloadable audio computer games for students with visual impairments.
iBlink Radio n/a Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: From the website: "The world's first application for the visually impaired for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad! Radio stations, podcasts and reading services of special interest to blind and visually impaired persons.
Major Sports and Recreation Resources P. Ponchillia Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adapted PE, 
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Recreation
Word document Report a problem!
Description: The author provides an extensive list of resources for sports and recreation. Equipment suppliers, programs, and camps for a multitude of sports and activities is provided.
Martial Arts for the Blind N/A Recreation and Leisure Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students
website Report a problem!
Description: Information regarding how blind and visually impaired people participate and study martial arts. Resources are given.
MoPix - Motion Picture Access (Cost) N/A Recreation and Leisure Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students
website Report a problem!
Description: Service which describes Hollywood movies for the visually impaired. A list of accessible theaters is given.
Mosquito Netting or Paycheck Which Will You Choose? R. Lucey Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Camp article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Camp resources listed for Texas students with visual impairments. Dates may have expired but general information may still pertain, includes internet resources. (Texas Only)
Movement Without Sight: Physical Activities and Dance for the Visually Handicapped (Cost) L. E. Kratz Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Adapted PE, 
Dance, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Strategies
book Report a problem!
Description: This book looks at the implications of movements for individuals without sight and gives information about teaching physical activity to children who are visually impaired.
Moving Ahead Series Storybooks (APH Quota) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Braille/Print Books book Report a problem!
Description: From the website, 'Moving Ahead Storybooks introduce symbolic representation, more complex illustrations, and an increased emphasis on text by combining tactile pictures, print/braille text and a fun story.
Music and Low Vision: Strategies for People with Print Disabilities Who Don't Read Braille N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Low Vision Solutions, 
Music
website Report a problem!
Description: Thomas Green, a retired physicist, developed a great system for displaying music (and other materials) in super-enlarged format, adaptable to each student, on a standard laptop monitor screen.
National Beep Baseball Association N/A Recreation and Leisure Beep Baseball, 
Games, 
Organizations
website Report a problem!
Description: This website is dedicated to promoting beep baseball for visually impaired. It includes history and current averages of top players from across the nation.
National Camps for Blind Children N/A Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Camp website Report a problem!
Description: National organization offering camps for children of all ages, year round, in different locations of the country, Christian affiliated.
NFB's Newsline Online N/A Recreation and Leisure Recreational Reading website Report a problem!
Description: A portal for news content available on the web for the blind and visually impaired. An application submission is required.
Opus Technologies r Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Braille Publishers, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Music
website Report a problem!
Description: A company which develops software, print and braille materials to help with learning and reading braille music.
Paper Music N/A Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Music website Report a problem!
Description: This website is a resource enabling braille-using musicians to locate translated music of any kind from any source.
Parent/Teacher Resource for Children with Sensory Impairments promoting physical education and recreation N/A Family Resources, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Games, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Motor Involvement, 
Play, 
Recreation
website Report a problem!
Description: This website, housed by APH, is the result of a three year study that provides resources for the promotion of PE and recreational skills for students with visual impairments.
PCS Games N/A Recreation and Leisure Games website Report a problem!
Description: PCS Games is dedicated to the blind gamer with constant updates on links to accessible online games and forums.
Physical Activities for VI Youth M. Artido & 
J. Roberts
Family Resources, 
Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Adapted PE, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies
Word document Report a problem!
Description: A great resource that presents many issues regarding getting visually impaired students involved with physical education and recreation and leisures. Ideas are given on how to modify different activities and suggestions are also given on indoor and outdoor activities. From Denmark. E-mail: julprause@hotmail.com
Physical Education and Recreation for Blind and Visually Impaired Students A. Montagnino Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Games, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Sports/Games
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Written by an experienced educator of visually impaired students, the author gives countless tips for adapting all kinds of physical activities plus individual sports situations and games.
Popular Activities & Games for Blind,Visually Impaired & Disabled People (Cost) P. Rickards Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Adapted PE, 
Family Resources, 
Games, 
Instructional Aids/Materials, 
Instructional Development, 
Instructional Planning, 
Instructional Strategies, 
Instructional Support
book Report a problem!
Description: This book for the professional and consumer, provides instruction for activities and games involving the visually impaired person.
Read How You Want, Your Customized Book Source (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Accessible Books website Report a problem!
Description: Read How You Want provides a very comprehensive list of on-demand books in alternate formats such as braille, audio, and large print.
Recorded Books, LLC (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Family Resources, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a large catalog of complete and unabridged audiobooks. It also includes Accelerated Reader titles.
Recreation and Leisure Products from the American Printing House for the Blind N/A Recreation and Leisure Instructional Aids/Materials website Report a problem!
Description: Catalog of products for those with visual impairments and the instruction of this population.
Seedlings, Braille Books for Children (Cost) N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Braille Publishers, 
Braille/Print Books, 
Play, 
Pre-Braille, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: This is a catalog of braille books for children (available in uncontracted and contracted braille).
Ski for Light N/A Recreation and Leisure Family Resources, 
Skiing
website Report a problem!
Description: A program promoting cross country skiing for the visually impaired.
Social Netorking and You: Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn for Blind Users (Cost) A. Dresner Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology   Report a problem!
Description: This guide explains what social networking is and how a blind user can access Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Space Camp (Cost) N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Science
Camp website Report a problem!
Description: National camp for the study of astronomy and space travel available to students with visual impairments during certain weeks of the year.
Speakaboos N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Accessible Books, 
Audio Books, 
Recreational Reading
website Report a problem!
Description: This website offers free visual stories for young children with audio and music. Categories include nursery rhymes, fables, folk stories and songs. (Not VI Specific)
Spoonbill Software N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Games website Report a problem!
Description: This website provides games for blind gamers free of charge.
Sports Extravaganza N/A Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Play, 
Recreation
website Report a problem!
Description: Annual sporting event held every fall in Irving, Texas for blind and visually impaired children and youth ages 0-22. (Texas students only)
Suggestions for Recreation and Leisure Activities for Blind and Visually Impaired Children N/A Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Activities for Elementary and Middle School Students, 
Activities for High School Students, 
Games
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: A list is provided on how activities and games can be adapted to include blind and visually impaired children.
TalkingTag (Cost) N/A Independent Living, 
Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Adaptive Tools/Technology, 
Low Vision Solutions
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: TalkingTag allows users to record short video or voice messages on TalkingTag labels, which can then be attached to scrapbooks, greeting cards, or other items. Note: You will need TalkingTag labels to use this App.
The Best Christmas Toys for Blind Children! N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Play, 
Toys
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: This is a collection of toys recommended by parents of children who have visual impairments. It does include a section on recommendations for older children.
The Blind Photographer: Finding beauty through the eyes of an unlikely shutterbug N. Slaughter Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Personal Control and Individual Performance, 
Role Models/Mentors for Students
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Abstract: The author relates how she uses photography as a way to see the intricate details of the world and to share that beauty with others.
The Blind Reader's Page N/A Compensatory/Access, 
Recreation and Leisure
Accessible Books, 
Internet and Accessibility, 
Parent Resources, 
Recreation, 
Sports/Games
website Report a problem!
Description: The Blind Reader's Page offers a wide variety of information in alternative formats for those with print disabilities.
The Living Painting Trust (Cost) N/A Arts, 
Recreation and Leisure
Instructional Support, 
Tactile Graphics
website Report a problem!
Description: Although this resource is found in Great Britian, famous paintings and works are available in tactual graphic format for the blind and visually impaired to explore.
Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids N/A Early Childhood, 
Family Resources, 
MIVI, 
Recreation and Leisure
Games, 
Play, 
Toys
website Report a problem!
Description: From the website, "we have published the annual Toys"R"Us Toy Guide for Differently-Abled Kids, an easy-to-use resource featuring specially selected toys that encourage play for children with physical, cognitive or developmental disabilities.:
Twenty-six Useful Apps for the Blind I-Phone User (Cost) P. Cantisani Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Technology book Report a problem!
Description: The author reviews 26 apps that can be used with blind users.
United States Association of Blind Athletes-USABA N/A Recreation and Leisure Goal Ball, 
Golf, 
Organizations, 
Skiing, 
Sports/Games
website Report a problem!
Description: This website is dedicated to promoting athletic competition and recreation for visually impaired people.
United States Blind Golf Association N/A Recreation and Leisure Golf, 
Organizations
website Report a problem!
Description: This site provides information related to and for visually impaired golfers.
United States Braille Chess Association N/A Recreation and Leisure Chess, 
Sports/Games
website Report a problem!
Description: This website is for the promotion of chess play by visually impaired persons through the internet and live tournaments.
ViA (Visually Impaired Apps) N/A Recreation and Leisure, 
Technology
Reference, 
Resources
mobile or tablet app Report a problem!
Description: ViA is a fully accessible app for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPad. It has been designed to help identify apps that are useful for adults and children who are blind or have low vision, including those with additional disabilities. Users can easily sort through the apps in the App Store and locate those that were built specifically for the user with a visual impairment.
Walk/Run for Fitness Kit (APH Quota) N/A Physical Education, 
Recreation and Leisure
Instructional Aids/Materials kit Report a problem!
Description: This kit allows students to work on 'the five major components of fitness: cardiovascular endurance, muscular endurance, muscular strength and body mass index. It includes a personal guidewire system, two talking pedometers and a should sling carrying back.'
Web Chase (APH Quota) N/A Recreation and Leisure Family Resources, 
Games, 
Instructional Support
kit Report a problem!
Description: A board game designed especially for visually impaired students. Students must use their tactual skills to manuever spiders throughout different obstacles to win the game. For ages 5 and older.
What Can Families Do at Home to Support Recreation and Leisure Skills L. Leiberman Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Parent Resources, 
Play, 
Recreation
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: Dr. Leibermann gives three pointers in helping parents of visually impaired children build upon R/L activities in the home.
Who Needs Sports? J. Robinson Family Resources, 
Recreation and Leisure
Recreation, 
Sports/Games
article/periodical Report a problem!
Description: The Family Support Specialist from TSBVI gives parents options and programs available in the area of sports and recreation and leisure for students who have visual impairments.