Building on Patterns is a systematic, comprehensive, and balanced literacy program designed to teach young children with visual impairments to read and write using braille.

Building on Patterns books with animated drawings of a cat, chicken, and pencil.

Building on Patterns addresses specific skill areas needed by children who are blind or visually impaired:

Language, auditory, tactile & concepts.

Decorative Letters A, B, C

  • Areas of Focus:

  • Vocabulary
  • Fluency
  • Comprehension
  • Phonemic Awareness
  • Phonics
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  • Critical Skills:

  • Language Development
  • Sound Discrimination
  • Tactual Discrimination
  • Hands-on Concept Development

Building on Patterns is fun, effective, and easy to use. Cartoon image of children reading and playing outside.