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Everyday Activities to Promote Visual Efficiency: A Handbook for Working with Young Children with Visual Impairments

Provides principles of early intervention with young children who are visually impaired and may have additional disabilities. Simple activities that can be done as part of everyday routines are explained.

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Most infants and toddlers who are visually impaired have some functional vision that they will be able to use for everyday activities and that can be used to support their learning and development. Early intervention services are essential for these children, not only to ensure their early development but also to help them learn to use their vision with maximum effectiveness, right from the start. Everyday Activities to Promote Visual Efficiency offers guiding principles for early intervention with very young children who are visually impaired and who may also have additional disabilities. This important new resource then provides simple activities that can be incorporated easily by families and service providers into the everyday routines of a baby or child to facilitate early visual development and use of functional vision.

To view the Table of Contents, please see the “Includes” section.

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    • Table of Contents: The importance of early intervention
    • Guiding principles in early intervention : implications for practice
    • Visual impairment and early development
    • Activities for children with visual impairments : considerations and customization
    • Activities for promoting visual skills
    • Visual activities for babies from birth to 6 weeks of age
    • Visual activities for babies from 6 weeks to 4 months of age
    • Visual activities for babies from 4 to 8 months of age
    • Visual activities for babies from 8 to 12 months of age
    • Visual activities for children from 12 to 18 months of age
    • Visual activities for children from 18 to 24 months of age
    • Visual activities for children from 2 to 3 years of age.
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