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Wonder baby: Perkins school for the blind

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114421

http://www.wonderbaby.org/

Wonder Baby. WonderBaby.org , 2006-2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Wonder Baby is a web site funded by Perkins School for the Blind and the purpose of the web site is to help parents who have a young child who is visually impaired and who may also have additional challenges. Wonder Baby provides a database of articles written by parents who are interested in shari…
Title
Wonder baby: Perkins school for the blind
Corporate Author
Wonder Baby
Publisher
WonderBaby.org
Year Published
2006-2016
Topics
Visual Impairment
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Abstract
Wonder Baby is a web site funded by Perkins School for the Blind and the purpose of the web site is to help parents who have a young child who is visually impaired and who may also have additional challenges. Wonder Baby provides a database of articles written by parents who are interested in sharing their stories about playing with and teaching a blind child, as well as information on resources and opportunities to connect with other families.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.wonderbaby.org/
Audience
Patient or Public

Imagining the possibilities: Creative approaches to orientation and immobility instruction for persons who are visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110110
Fazzi, Diane L., Petersmeyer, Barbara A. New York, NY: AFB Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 FAZ 2001
A hands-on teaching resource for both beginning and experienced orientation and mobility (O&M) specialists. ; Table of Contents ; CHAPTER 1 -- Preparing for Teaching: Comprehensive Assessment ; CHAPTER 2 -- Laying the Groundwork for Creative Instruction: O&M Plan Basics ; CHAPTER 3 -- Making Learni…
Title
Imagining the possibilities: Creative approaches to orientation and immobility instruction for persons who are visually impaired
Author
Fazzi, Diane L.
Petersmeyer, Barbara A.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
AFB Press
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
Paperback, 368 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Motor Development
Visual Impairment
Abstract
A hands-on teaching resource for both beginning and experienced orientation and mobility (O&M) specialists.
Table of Contents
CHAPTER 1 -- Preparing for Teaching: Comprehensive Assessment
CHAPTER 2 -- Laying the Groundwork for Creative Instruction: O&M Plan Basics
CHAPTER 3 -- Making Learning Meaningful and Fun: Elements of Innovative Instruction
CHAPTER 4 -- Teaching Concepts Creatively: Theory and Best Practices
CHAPTER 5 -- Integrating Individual Teaching and Learning Styles: Motivating O&M Instruction
CHAPTER 6 -- Selecting Training Environments: Sites for Different Students
CHAPTER 7 -- Choosing Teaching Materials: Maps, Models, Manipulatives, and More
CHAPTER 8 -- Working with Others: Collaboration, Professional Development, and Public Relations
ISBN
089128382x
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 FAZ 2001
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre VIP Available
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Low, Jennifer. BC, Canada: Whitecap Books , 2006. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BB 220 LOW 2006
Recipes that allow children to work safely in the kitchen as they discover the thrill of cooking from scratch. No sharp knives, no stove-top cooking, no small electric appliances, kid-tested recipes, every recipe photographed. Contains some braille wording.
Title
Kitchen for kids
Subtitle
100 amazing recipes your children can really make
Author
Low, Jennifer
Place
BC, Canada
Publisher
Whitecap Books
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: print and braille; 169 p.
Topics
Cookbooks
Braille
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Recipes that allow children to work safely in the kitchen as they discover the thrill of cooking from scratch. No sharp knives, no stove-top cooking, no small electric appliances, kid-tested recipes, every recipe photographed. Contains some braille wording.
ISBN
978-1-55285-455-6
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BB 220 LOW 2006
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Pearson, Susan, Bolam, Emily (illustrator). New York, NY: Sterling , 2009. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 PEA 2009
This fun, interactive board book with rhyming text is a lighthearted tribute to everyone’s two hands and ten fingers and the way they can push swings, dig in dirt, pet kittens, and build things with blocks.
Title
Hooray for hands!
Author
Pearson, Susan
Bolam, Emily (illustrator)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Sterling
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
Board book: print and braille; 18 p.
Series
Begin Smart
Topics
Picture Books
Braille
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This fun, interactive board book with rhyming text is a lighthearted tribute to everyone’s two hands and ten fingers and the way they can push swings, dig in dirt, pet kittens, and build things with blocks.
Notes
18 months to 2 years.
ISBN
978-1-934618-47-9
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 PEA 2009
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
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Santa Rosa, CA: Oakmont Visual Aids Workshop , [2004]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 MAR 2004
Each page has a tactile illustration, and is printed in Braille.
Title
The margin book
Place
Santa Rosa, CA
Publisher
Oakmont Visual Aids Workshop
Year Published
[2004]
Physical Description
Hardcover, 8 leaves of braille : ill.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Braille
Abstract
Each page has a tactile illustration, and is printed in Braille.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 MAR 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Nicholls, J., van der Meer, M. (Illustrator). New York, NY: Scholastic Inc. , 2004. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 300 NIC 2004
This colourful touch-and-feel picture board book teaches children (1 to 3 years old) about caterpillars and textures.
Title
The crawly caterpillar
Author
Nicholls, J.
van der Meer, M. (Illustrator)
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Scholastic Inc.
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
Hardcover: ill. print(unpaged)
Series
Little Scholastic
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Picture Books
Abstract
This colourful touch-and-feel picture board book teaches children (1 to 3 years old) about caterpillars and textures.
ISBN
9780545030267
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 300 NIC 2004
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
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Rofe, A. (Author and Illustrator). Signal Mt., TN: Waldenhouse Publishers, Inc. , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 ROF 2006
Written in both text and braille, this coiled board book makes the alphabet accessible to all children regardless of learning style or the presence of any specific difficulty or disability. Each child can benefit from seeing words and pictures, smelling scented patches, feeling braille and tactile …
Title
The sensesational alphabet
Author
Rofe, A. (Author and Illustrator)
Place
Signal Mt., TN
Publisher
Waldenhouse Publishers, Inc.
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Hardcover: ill. print and braille (unpaged); coiled spine; velcro closure
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Braille
Picture Books
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Written in both text and braille, this coiled board book makes the alphabet accessible to all children regardless of learning style or the presence of any specific difficulty or disability. Each child can benefit from seeing words and pictures, smelling scented patches, feeling braille and tactile elements, and hearing recorded letters and words.
Notes
Copy 2- Lost/Invoiced. March 11/15
ISBN
9780977918911
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Status
Missing
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 ROF 2006
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Lost
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Wright, Suzette. Louisville, KY: American Printing House for the Blind , [2000]. (Book) — 2 copies, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 WRI 2000
When the littlest pumpkin in the patch isn't chosen to become a jack-o-lantern, things seem very bleak - until a child discovers his hiding place and gives him two triangle eyes, a round nose, and the biggest smile of all the jack-o-lanterns.
Title
The littlest pumpkin
Author
Wright, Suzette
Place
Louisville, KY
Publisher
American Printing House for the Blind
Year Published
[2000]
Physical Description
26 p. of print and braille : ill. ; 21 x 29 cm. + 1 set of thermofoam pieces.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Picture Books
Braille
Visual Impairment
Abstract
When the littlest pumpkin in the patch isn't chosen to become a jack-o-lantern, things seem very bleak - until a child discovers his hiding place and gives him two triangle eyes, a round nose, and the biggest smile of all the jack-o-lanterns.
Notes
Catalogue # 6-77504-00
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 WRI 2000
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre RELABELED Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre On Loan, due June 13, 2017

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1603_VisualImpairmentProgram.pdf

Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children. Vancouver, BC: Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children , 2016. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1603
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Describes the Visual Impairment Program at Sunny Hill, including a description of available services, both in hospital and in community outreach.
Title
The Visual Impairment Program
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 2 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Parenting Children with Physical Disabilities
Abstract
Describes the Visual Impairment Program at Sunny Hill, including a description of available services, both in hospital and in community outreach.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1603_VisualImpairmentProgram.pdf
URL Notes
Click on the link above to view/print.
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1603

Don't let the pigeon drive the bus! (Large ed.)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog112154
Willems, Mo. New York, NY: Hyperion Books for Children , 2012. Big book edition. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 300 WIL 2012
This oversized book is for young children and contains extra-large print and colourful pictures.
Title
Don't let the pigeon drive the bus! (Large ed.)
Author
Willems, Mo
Edition
Big book edition
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Hyperion Books for Children
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Softcover: ill. print (unpaged)
Topics
Picture Books
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This oversized book is for young children and contains extra-large print and colourful pictures.
Notes
This item cannot be mailed out. For PICK-UP only.
ISBN
9781423145141
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
JUNIOR FH 300 WIL 2012
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Missing On Loan, due February 16, 2018
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Cottin, Menena, Faria, Rosana, Amado, Elisa (Translator). Toronto: Groundwood Books , 2008. (Book) — 1 copy, 0 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 COT 2008
Written in braille and text. It is very hard for a sighted person to imagine what it is like to be blind. This award-winning book endeavors to convey the experience of a person who can only see through his or her sense of touch, taste, smell or hearing. Raised black line drawings on black paper acc…
Title
The black book of colors
Author
Cottin, Menena
Faria, Rosana
Amado, Elisa (Translator)
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Groundwood Books
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Hardcover: [21 p.]
Topics
Picture Books
Braille
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Written in braille and text. It is very hard for a sighted person to imagine what it is like to be blind. This award-winning book endeavors to convey the experience of a person who can only see through his or her sense of touch, taste, smell or hearing. Raised black line drawings on black paper accompany a beautifully written text describing colors through imagery.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 COT 2008
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre On Loan, due October 29, 2019

Calendar: Everyday exposure to experiences for enjoyment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110114
Smith, Nancy. Louisville, KY: American Printing House for the Blind , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE FH 300 SMI 2001
This calendar was designed for use by parents and other caregivers of young visually impaired children. Each day of the year a new activity is suggested to aid in providing a stimulating learning environment. Most activities make use of easily accessible, common, low cost materials readily availab…
Title
Calendar: Everyday exposure to experiences for enjoyment
Author
Smith, Nancy
Place
Louisville, KY
Publisher
American Printing House for the Blind
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
3-Ring-Binder: 240 p. of Braille
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Braille
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This calendar was designed for use by parents and other caregivers of young visually impaired children. Each day of the year a new activity is suggested to aid in providing a stimulating learning environment. Most activities make use of easily accessible, common, low cost materials readily available in the typical home. The activities are drawn from everyday occurrences in a child's life. The calendar is designed so the user may begin at any point, picking and choosing activities appropriate to the child, occasion, and life-style of the family.
Notes
Large Print & Braille
See VIP for additional copies.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE FH 300 SMI 2001
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre VIP Available

Finding a new path: Guidance for parents of young children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog108506
Gold, Deborah (Ed.). Toronto, ON: Canadian National Institute for the Blind , 2002. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 GOL 2002
This user-friendly handbook is designed to help parents gain confidence in raising a child who is blind or has low vision. Broad in scope, this resource offers strategies, encourages parents, and refers to additional sources of advice. Book chapters address: the diagnosis; what blindness is; the fa…
Title
Finding a new path: Guidance for parents of young children
Author
Gold, Deborah (Ed.)
Corporate Author
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Canadian National Institute for the Blind
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Softcover: 200 pages
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This user-friendly handbook is designed to help parents gain confidence in raising a child who is blind or has low vision. Broad in scope, this resource offers strategies, encourages parents, and refers to additional sources of advice. Book chapters address: the diagnosis; what blindness is; the family; early development; learning and education; advocacy; and community resources. Targeted primarily at children with no other disability, the book also includes information for parents of children who are blind or visually impaired, with multiple disabilities.
ISBN
0921122381
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 GOL 2002
Copy 8 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre VIP Available
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My new glasses: A book for parents and children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110119
Chernus-Mansfield, Nancy, Horn, Marilyn, Chernus, Ken (photographer). Los Angeles, CA: Institute for Families , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 420 CHE 2005
Describes the experience and feelings of parents and children when they learn the child must wear glasses.
Title
My new glasses: A book for parents and children
Author
Chernus-Mansfield, Nancy
Horn, Marilyn
Chernus, Ken (photographer)
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Institute for Families
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
Softcover: 23 p. : ill
Topics
Vision Aids
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Describes the experience and feelings of parents and children when they learn the child must wear glasses.
Notes
See SHERC for additional copies.
ISBN
0963011839
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 420 CHE 2005
Copy 6 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Getting ready for college begins in third grade

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111774
Castellano, C. Charlotte, NC: IAP-Information Age Publishing, Inc. , 2010. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 CAS 2010
A guide for parents with visually impaired children showing how to keep their children on track in school. ; Table of Contents: ; Chapter 1 High Expectations ; Chapter 2 Academics ; Chapter 3 Independent Living Skills ; Chapter 4 Independent Movement and Travel ; Chapter 5 Social Awareness and Soci…
Title
Getting ready for college begins in third grade
Subtitle
Working toward an independent future for your blind/VI child: Pre-K to middle school
Author
Castellano, C.
Place
Charlotte, NC
Publisher
IAP-Information Age Publishing, Inc.
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
Softcover: 106 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Learning
Abstract
A guide for parents with visually impaired children showing how to keep their children on track in school.
Table of Contents:
Chapter 1 High Expectations
Chapter 2 Academics
Chapter 3 Independent Living Skills
Chapter 4 Independent Movement and Travel
Chapter 5 Social Awareness and Social Skills
Chapter 6 Developing Self-Advocacy Skills: The Pursuit of a Normal Life
ISBN
9781617350702
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 CAS 2010
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre VIP Available
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American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114423

http://www.aapos.org/

AAPOS. San Francisco, CA: AAPOS , 2016. (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
AAPOS is an international organization that specializes in all pediatric ophthalmologic diseases and adults with eye misalignment. This website has information concerning various pediatric eye problems and adult strabismus.
Title
American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS)
Corporate Author
AAPOS
Place
San Francisco, CA
Publisher
AAPOS
Year Published
2016
Topics
Visual Impairment
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Children's Health-Pediatrics
Abstract
AAPOS is an international organization that specializes in all pediatric ophthalmologic diseases and adults with eye misalignment. This website has information concerning various pediatric eye problems and adult strabismus.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.aapos.org/
Audience
Patient or Public

Orientation and mobility: Moving towards independence, the early years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110186
Matsuba, Carey. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital and Sunny Hill Centre for Children , 2007. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FM 300 MAT 2007
Orientation & Mobility, often referred as O&M, is the ongoing development of skills to assist children with visual impairment to move as safely and independently as possible. Through activities that encourage freedom of movement, children who are visually impaired can gain a better understanding of…
Title
Orientation and mobility: Moving towards independence, the early years
Author
Matsuba, Carey
Corporate Author
Visual Impairment Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital and Sunny Hill Centre for Children
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
1 DVD (25 min.)
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Orientation & Mobility, often referred as O&M, is the ongoing development of skills to assist children with visual impairment to move as safely and independently as possible. Through activities that encourage freedom of movement, children who are visually impaired can gain a better understanding of the world around them and learn to move confidently.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FM 300 MAT 2007
Copy 8 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Orientation and mobility: Moving towards independence, the early years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110187
Matsuba, Carey. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital and Sunny Hill Centre for Children , 2007. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF FM 300 MAT 2007
Orientation & Mobility, often referred as O&M, is the ongoing development of skills to assist children with visual impairment to move as safely and independently as possible. Through activities that encourage freedom of movement, children who are visually impaired can gain a better understanding of…
Title
Orientation and mobility: Moving towards independence, the early years
Author
Matsuba, Carey
Corporate Author
Visual Impairment Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital and Sunny Hill Centre for Children
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
1 DVD (25 min.)
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Orientation & Mobility, often referred as O&M, is the ongoing development of skills to assist children with visual impairment to move as safely and independently as possible. Through activities that encourage freedom of movement, children who are visually impaired can gain a better understanding of the world around them and learn to move confidently.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FM 300 MAT 2007
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available

Henry and Mudge and the wild goose chase

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111003
Rylant, Cynthia. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster , 2003. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 RYL 2003
Written in both text and braille, this is a story book for visually impaired or blind children.
Title
Henry and Mudge and the wild goose chase
Author
Rylant, Cynthia
Corporate Author
Transcribed 2004 by Seedlings, Braille Books for Children
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
Plastic cover; spiral-bound: [15] p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Braille
Language/Communication
Abstract
Written in both text and braille, this is a story book for visually impaired or blind children.
ISBN
0689811721
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BRAILLE JUNIOR FH 300 RYL 2003
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available
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Beyond TV dinners: Three Levels of recipes for visually handicapped cooks

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog106959
Canter, Patricia, Cole, Mike, Hatlen, Betsy, LeDuc, Paula. Pleasant Hill, CA: Contra Costa County Schools , [0000]. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF FH 300 CAN 0000
A cookbook intended for the visually impaired that offers in addition to recipes, a list of kitchen hints and gadgets to use. The recipes are divided into three levels of difficulty with an evaluation sheet.
Title
Beyond TV dinners: Three Levels of recipes for visually handicapped cooks
Author
Canter, Patricia
Cole, Mike
Hatlen, Betsy
LeDuc, Paula
Place
Pleasant Hill, CA
Publisher
Contra Costa County Schools
Year Published
[0000]
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback: 199 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Cookbooks
Feeding and Nutrition
Visual Impairment
Abstract
A cookbook intended for the visually impaired that offers in addition to recipes, a list of kitchen hints and gadgets to use. The recipes are divided into three levels of difficulty with an evaluation sheet.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FH 300 CAN 0000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available

First steps: A handbook for teaching young children who are visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110059

http://www.blindchildrenscenter.org

Stout, Ann. Los Angeles, CA: Blind Childrens Center , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 STO 2002
A book that covers all aspects of child development: physical, intellectual (including speech and language and sensory ability), social and emotional. It provides practical suggestions for enhancing independence in a visually impaired child, as well as to develop his or her abilities to cope with t…
Title
First steps: A handbook for teaching young children who are visually impaired
Author
Stout, Ann
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Blind Childrens Center
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Paperback: xvi, 203 p., ill.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Education. Schools
Blindness
Visual Impairment
Child Development
Physical Disability. Physically Challenged
Abstract
A book that covers all aspects of child development: physical, intellectual (including speech and language and sensory ability), social and emotional. It provides practical suggestions for enhancing independence in a visually impaired child, as well as to develop his or her abilities to cope with the environment.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL
http://www.blindchildrenscenter.org
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 STO 2002
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Because pictures matter: A guide to using, finding, and creating tactile imagery for blind children

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110845
Kent, Deborah., Cunningham, Ann (ill). Boston, MA: National Braille Press , 2008. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 KEN 2008
A guide for parents and caregivers of visually impaired children to the using, finding and creating of tactile imagery.
Title
Because pictures matter: A guide to using, finding, and creating tactile imagery for blind children
Author
Kent, Deborah.
Cunningham, Ann (ill).
Place
Boston, MA
Publisher
National Braille Press
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
Paperback, 24 p. : ill.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Child Development
Visual Impairment
Abstract
A guide for parents and caregivers of visually impaired children to the using, finding and creating of tactile imagery.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 KEN 2008

Physical education and sports for people with visual impairments and deafblindness: Foundations of instruction

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113811
Lieberman, Lauren, Ponchillia, Paul E., Ponchillia, Susan V. New York, NY: AFB Press , 2013. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
BC 160 LIE 2013
A sourcebook on teaching the skills that will enable both children and adults with visual impairments and deafblindness to participate in physical education, recreation, sports, and lifelong health and fitness activities. Includes methods of modifying physical skills instruction; techniques for ada…
Title
Physical education and sports for people with visual impairments and deafblindness: Foundations of instruction
Author
Lieberman, Lauren
Ponchillia, Paul E.
Ponchillia, Susan V.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
AFB Press
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Paperback: 396 p.
Topics
Physical Education
Visual Impairment
Deafblindness
Abstract
A sourcebook on teaching the skills that will enable both children and adults with visual impairments and deafblindness to participate in physical education, recreation, sports, and lifelong health and fitness activities. Includes methods of modifying physical skills instruction; techniques for adapting sports and other physical activities; teaching methods and curriculum points for physical skills instruction throughout the lifespan; and information about sports and related activities, providing rules, adaptations, and information about competition options.
ISBN
9780891284543
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BC 160 LIE 2013
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre VIP Available
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Paths to literacy: For students who are blind or visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114422

http://www.pathstoliteracy.org/

Perkins School for the Blind, Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. Verizon Foundation (Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This website is a combined effort between Perkins School for the Blind and the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. The intent is to assist educators and families to provide literacy experiences for children who are blind or visually impaired. The information ranges from a basic overvi…
Title
Paths to literacy: For students who are blind or visually impaired
Corporate Author
Perkins School for the Blind
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired
Publisher
Verizon Foundation
Topics
Visual Impairment
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Abstract
This website is a combined effort between Perkins School for the Blind and the Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. The intent is to assist educators and families to provide literacy experiences for children who are blind or visually impaired. The information ranges from a basic overview of literacy to various stages of development and special challenges, as well as an exploration of different media (print, braille, auditory strategies). We encourage you to add your ideas and questions, so that this will be an interactive hub of resources.
Language
English
Material Type
Online
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.pathstoliteracy.org/
Audience
Patient or Public

Resources: BC services and organizations for visual impairment, diagnostic, assessment and treatment services

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114438
Hansen, Lisa. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2016. (Pamphlet)
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
This pamphlet is a great resource for families with children with visual impairments.
Title
Resources: BC services and organizations for visual impairment, diagnostic, assessment and treatment services
Author
Hansen, Lisa
Corporate Author
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
PDF file, 4 p.
Topics
Visual Impairment
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Blindness
Abstract
This pamphlet is a great resource for families with children with visual impairments.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's

Help your child see: Promoting the vision development of young children with ocular visual impairment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109817
Jan, James, The Visual Impairment Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre and Heryet Productions Inc. , 2001. (Video) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 JAN 2001b
An award winning 22-minute video full of information and hope for you and your child who is visually impaired. Based on the latest techniques in the field of visual development in young children, the video explains how children acquire visual skills, and how you can help them along the way. You'll …
Title
Help your child see: Promoting the vision development of young children with ocular visual impairment
Author
Jan, James
The Visual Impairment Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre and Heryet Productions Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 DVD (22 min)
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
An award winning 22-minute video full of information and hope for you and your child who is visually impaired. Based on the latest techniques in the field of visual development in young children, the video explains how children acquire visual skills, and how you can help them along the way. You'll learn several basic methods that have been used successfully by parents and caregivers to encourage their child's vision. These are techniques that you can use in your home - there's no professional training or special equipment needed. The happy, smiling faces of the children featured on the video will show you that while every child's condition is different, all can benefit with your help.
ISBN
OL25646371M
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 JAN 2001b
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 5 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 6 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Help your child see: Promoting the vision development of young children with ocular visual impairment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110684
Jan, James, The Visual Impairment Program. Vancouver, BC: BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre and Heryet Productions Inc. , 2001. (Video) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF FH 300 JAN 2001b
An award winning 22-minute video full of information and hope for you and your child who is visually impaired. Based on the latest techniques in the field of visual development in young children, the video explains how children acquire visual skills, and how you can help them along the way. You'll …
Title
Help your child see: Promoting the vision development of young children with ocular visual impairment
Author
Jan, James
The Visual Impairment Program
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Women's Hospital and Health Centre and Heryet Productions Inc.
Year Published
2001
Physical Description
1 DVD (22 min)
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
An award winning 22-minute video full of information and hope for you and your child who is visually impaired. Based on the latest techniques in the field of visual development in young children, the video explains how children acquire visual skills, and how you can help them along the way. You'll learn several basic methods that have been used successfully by parents and caregivers to encourage their child's vision. These are techniques that you can use in your home & - there's no professional training or special equipment needed. The happy, smiling faces of the children featured on the video will show you that while every child's condition is different, all can benefit with your help.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FH 300 JAN 2001b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available

Raising a child with albinism : A guide to the early years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111732
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation. East Hampstead, NH: National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation , 2011. First edition: 2008 | Second edition: 2011. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FO 412 NAT 2011
This book provides answers to your questions about your child's albinism. Several authors contributed to this book, including adults with albinism and parents of children with albinism. Published by the National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation, this 199 page paperback book includes i…
Title
Raising a child with albinism : A guide to the early years
Corporate Author
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation
Edition
First edition: 2008
Second edition: 2011
Place
East Hampstead, NH
Publisher
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
Softcover: 199 p.
Topics
Albinism
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This book provides answers to your questions about your child's albinism. Several authors contributed to this book, including adults with albinism and parents of children with albinism. Published by the National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation, this 199 page paperback book includes information on the visual issues associated with albinism.
Table of Contents:
Welcome
Forward
Introduction
Chapter 1 Welcoming a Child with Albinism into Your Life
Chapter 2 What is Albinism?
Chapter 3 How Will Albinism Impact My Child's Development?
Chapter 4 Stimulating Your Child's Vision
Chapter 5 Medical Professionals and the Eye Exam
Chapter 6 Treatment Options and Accommodations
Chapter 7 Service Providers
Chapter 8 Early Intervention Services
Chapter 9 Adaptive Technology and Assistive Devices
Chapter 10 The Social Aspects of Albinism
Chapter 11 People of Color with Albinism
Chapter 12 Sun Safety
Chapter 13 Your Child in the Classroom
Chapter 14 Sports and the Child with Albinism
Resources
ISBN
9780615209272
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FO 412 NAT 2011
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Raising a child with albinism : A guide to the school years

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog113548
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation. East Hampstead, NH: National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation , 2014. 1st ed. (Book)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FO 412 NAT 2014
This book explores a wide variety of topics through the research and knowledge of professionals in their fields of study: What is an IEP, and how do you prepare for your team meeting? What assessments can you request for your child from the school district? What is the Expanded Core Curriculum, and…
Title
Raising a child with albinism : A guide to the school years
Corporate Author
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation
Edition
1st ed.
Place
East Hampstead, NH
Publisher
National Organization for Albinism and Hypopigmentation
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
Softcover: 351 p.
Topics
Albinism
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
This book explores a wide variety of topics through the research and knowledge of professionals in their fields of study: What is an IEP, and how do you prepare for your team meeting? What assessments can you request for your child from the school district? What is the Expanded Core Curriculum, and why is it important? What is the role of an Orientation and Mobility Specialist? How can you support your child in his or her transition to high school and independent living?
ISBN
9780692221419
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FO 412 NAT 2014
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Visual perception problems in children with AD/HD, autism, and other learnng disabilities: A guide for parents and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog111454
Kurtz, Lisa A. London, UK: Jessica Kingsley Publishers , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 KUR 2006
This book provides an overview of vision problems in children with developmental disabilities such as, AD/HD, autism spectrum disorders, and specific learning disabilities. Written in an accessible style, it offers explanations of the screening of vision difficulties as well as advice on where to s…
Title
Visual perception problems in children with AD/HD, autism, and other learnng disabilities: A guide for parents and professionals
Author
Kurtz, Lisa A.
Place
London, UK
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Softcover: 108 p.
Series
JKP Essenitials
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Learning Differences. Learning Disabilities
Perceptual Ability
Developmental Disability
Abstract
This book provides an overview of vision problems in children with developmental disabilities such as, AD/HD, autism spectrum disorders, and specific learning disabilities. Written in an accessible style, it offers explanations of the screening of vision difficulties as well as advice on where to seek appropriate professional help. It outlines a range of activities to strengthen children's functional vision and perceptual skills using simple, homemade materials that are readily available in the home or classroom. A practical guide for both parents and professionals.
ISBN
1843108267
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 KUR 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Visual conditions and functional vision: Early intervention issues. Family-centred practices for infants and toddlers with visual impairments DVD. Assessment of infants and toddlers with visual impairments video CD-ROM.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog109865
Topor, Irene, Rosenblum, Penny, Hatton, Deborah. Chapel Hill, NC: FPG Child Development Institute; University of North Carolina , 2004. (Kit) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Call Number
REF FH 300 FPG 2004b
Information from the fields of pediatric ophthalmology, visual impairments, early intervention, and developmental psychology has been synthesized in five sessions of this module. The resources intend to provide information and tools related to the implications of visual conditions, including how th…
Title
Visual conditions and functional vision: Early intervention issues. Family-centred practices for infants and toddlers with visual impairments DVD. Assessment of infants and toddlers with visual impairments video CD-ROM.
Author
Topor, Irene
Rosenblum, Penny
Hatton, Deborah
Corporate Author
Early Intervention Training Center for Infants and Toddlers with Visual Impairments
Place
Chapel Hill, NC
Publisher
FPG Child Development Institute; University of North Carolina
Year Published
2004
Physical Description
1 instructor manual (478 p.) ; 1 3-ring binder participant packet (325 p., Family-centred practices for infants and toddlers with visual impairments DVD. Assessment of infants and toddlers with visual impairments video CD-ROM) ; 17 CD-ROMS + 1 CD Case; 1 canvas boat tote bag with zipper.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Abstract
Information from the fields of pediatric ophthalmology, visual impairments, early intervention, and developmental psychology has been synthesized in five sessions of this module. The resources intend to provide information and tools related to the implications of visual conditions, including how the visual condition impacts children's functioning in daily routines and activity settings.
Instructor Resources CDs: Session 1: Working With Families and Eye Care Professionals. -- Session 2: Visual Capacity. -- Session 3: Visual Conditions in Infants and Toddlers. -- Session 4: Functional Vision Assessment and Developmentally Appropriate Learning Media Assessment. -- Session 5: Using Assessment Results in Intervention
Notes
The CDs included in this kit contain resources that accompany the print version. The resources are Microsoft Word, Adobe PDF documents, PowerPoint presentations, and Videos.
MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS
-PC compatible; at least Windows version 98 with a pentium processor speed of 100MHz. 16 megabytes of memory (RAM) and a quad-speed (4X) CD-ROM drive.
MINIMUM SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS
Microsoft PowerPoint version 97 or higher is required to view the PowerPoint Presentation on the CD.
Adobe Acrobat Reader version 5.0 or higher must be installed on the computer and REGISTERED in order to view the PDF documents in this program.
Microsoft Word version 97 or higher is required to view the Word documents on the CD.
In order for the video in this program to play properly, Apple QuickTime Player for Windows version 4.0 or higher must be installed on your computer. QuickTime Player version 5.0 is available on this CD.
INSTALLATION
Insert the CD-ROM disc into the CD drive. Click on the Start button, select Run, then select your CD drive. Click on Browse. Set "Files of type" box to "All files." Select afolder and double-click on the desired file to open the file.
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Audience
Professional
Call Number
REF FH 300 FPG 2004b
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre REF Available

Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110089
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn. Los Angeles, CA: Blind Childrens Center , 2002. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
FH 300 LAP 2002
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
Title
Standing on my own two feet: A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired
Author
LaPrelle, Lorie Lynn
Place
Los Angeles, CA
Publisher
Blind Childrens Center
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
Spiral bound, paperback, 36 p.
Topics
Vision/Vision Disorders. Visual Impairments
Visual Impairment
Motor Development
Education. Schools
Abstract
A step-by-step guide to designing and constructing simple, individually tailored adaptive mobility devices for preschool-age children who are visually impaired.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
FH 300 LAP 2002
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

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