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Unformatted text preview: American Printing House For The Blind Research & Development Activities Fiscal Year 2010 1 Table of Contents MISSION STATEMENT...................................................................11 LETTER FROM DIRECTOR OF RESEARCH........................................12 ADVISORY COMMITTEES..............................................................14 DEPARTMENT OF RESEARCH STAFF...............................................15 AGENCIES PARTICIPATING IN RESEARCH........................................16 CONSULTANTS............................................................................. 18 FIELD EVALUATORS / EXPERT REVIEWERS.....................................22 ACCESSIBLE TESTS DEPARTMENT.................................................28 RESEARCH DEPARTMENT.............................................................51 ADULT LIFE................................................................................. 52 Adult Life Needs............................................................................................. Braille Financial Record Keeper...................................................................... Functional Assessment.................................................................................. Guitar Instruction – Audio.............................................................................. Labeling Book and Tool Kit............................................................................. MiniBook........................................................................................................ Money Talks................................................................................................... Nonverbal Communication Curriculum.......................................................... O&M for Families............................................................................................ Parenting Book............................................................................................... Printing Guide................................................................................................ Step By Step: An Interactive Guide to Mobility Techniques........................... Talking PC Maps............................................................................................. Transition Tote System, Revised..................................................................... Travel Tales.................................................................................................... ART............................................................................................ 78 Braille Beads.................................................................................................. BRAILLE.....................................................................................80 Alphabetic Braille and Contracted (ABC) Braille Study.................................. Braille Buzz.................................................................................................... Braille Drill System........................................................................................ Braille Series.................................................................................................. Building on Patterns: Kindergarten, First, and Second Grade Levels............. Jumping into the Johns Informal Reading Inventory Administration Made Easy............................................................................................................... Quick Check: Index of Literary Braille Signs.................................................. Singing Your Way through Functional Braille.................................................. CORE CURRICULUM....................................................................100 Addition and Subtraction Tables.................................................................. Consumable Number Lines - Large Print and Braille/Tactile......................... 2 Early Braille Trade Books............................................................................. Expanded Beginners Abacus...................................................................... FOCUS in Mathematics, Second Edition....................................................... MathBuilders................................................................................................ Talking Protractor......................................................................................... V-file............................................................................................................. Wilson Reading System................................................................................ CORTICAL VISUAL IMPAIRMENT..................................................114 Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) Projects and Needs................................... CVI Assessment Kit...................................................................................... CVI Complexity Challenges.......................................................................... CVI Complexity Sequences.......................................................................... CVI Stick & Stay Kit...................................................................................... CVI Web site................................................................................................. CVI Lightbox to Literacy............................................................................... EARLY CHILDHOOD....................................................................122 Art Digitizing/Modernizing of On the Way to Literacy Storybooks................ Calendar Time.............................................................................................. Experiential Learning Kit.............................................................................. FirstTouch Books.......................................................................................... Focus on Fingers Kit..................................................................................... Getting in Step With Little Feet.................................................................... Moving Ahead: Tactile Graphic Storybooks.................................................. Parents and Visually Impaired Infants.......................................................... Reach for the Stars...................................................................................... Sound Adapted Tangle Ball.......................................................................... Tactile Book Builder..................................................................................... Teaching Puzzles for the Light Box............................................................... The Best for a Nest...................................................................................... The National Registry for Children with Visual Impairments, Birth to Three........................................................................................................... [email protected] Parent University Series.......................................................... What Is IT?................................................................................................... EDUCATIONAL GAMES................................................................153 Game of Squares (Redesign)....................................................................... Sudoku Partner............................................................................................ Touch 'em All Baseball................................................................................. Treks............................................................................................................ EXPANDED CORE CURRICULUM...................................................160 Adventure ECC: The Hatlen Center Guide.................................................... Getting To Know You: A Social Skills/Ability Awareness Curriculum............. Social Thinking Curriculum.......................................................................... LOW VISION.............................................................................. 167 Address: Earth............................................................................................. Determining Appropriate Visual Reading Media for Students with Low Vision........................................................................................................... 3 Developmental Guidelines for Infants with Visual Impairments, Revision ..................................................................................................................... Maximize Multi-Camera Video Magnifier2.................................................... NewT: New Tools for Use with FV/LMA.......................................................... Program to Develop Efficiency in Visual Functioning................................... Tadpole........................................................................................................ Teach Me to See........................................................................................... MATHEMATICS........................................................................... 179 Graphic Aid for Mathematics, Revision........................................................ Nemeth Across Time.................................................................................... MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS & PRODUCTS...........................182 APH Digital Audio Component...................................................................... APH Speech Environment............................................................................ Book Port..................................................................................................... Book Port Plus.............................................................................................. Book Wizard................................................................................................. Braille+........................................................................................................ GPS.............................................................................................................. Monitoring Technological Developments and Educational Applications ..................................................................................................................... Qwerty Docking Station............................................................................... Refreshabraille 18........................................................................................ Studio Recorder........................................................................................... Talking Learn Keys....................................................................................... Talking Typer for Windows............................................................................ Talking Word Puzzles.................................................................................... Teacher's Pet................................................................................................ Verbal View of the Net and the Web............................................................ Verbal View of the Office Ribbon Bar........................................................... Verbal View of Online Mail........................................................................... Verbal View of Vista..................................................................................... Verbal View of Web Documents................................................................... Verbal View of Web Searches....................................................................... Verbal View of Windows XP.......................................................................... Verbal View of Word..................................................................................... Verbal View of Word Advanced.................................................................... Verbal View of Word 2007............................................................................ MULTIPLE DISABILITIES..............................................................228 Child-Guided Strategies: The Van Dijk Approach to Assessment................. Multiple Disabilities Projects and Needs...................................................... O&M for Wheelchair Users........................................................................... SAM: Symbols and Meaning......................................................................... SLK: Sensory Learning Kit (Revision)........................................................... Spangle Tangle............................................................................................. Tangible Symbols Cues................................................................................ PHYSICAL FITNESS....................................................................235 4 Everybody Plays!......................................................................................... Games for People With Sensory Impairments.............................................. PE Web Site.................................................................................................. Health and Physical Education Special Projects and Needs......................... Tactile Food Pyramid.................................................................................... Visually Impaired Yoga Mat (VIYM)............................................................... RECREATION.............................................................................241 SQUID: Tactile Activities Magazine [Issue 7]................................................ SCIENCE...................................................................................244 Sense of Science: Astronomy....................................................................... Tactile Science Posters/Puzzles.................................................................... TACTILE GRAPHICS....................................................................251 Feel ‘n Peel Sheets: Carousel of Textures..................................................... Feel ‘n Peel Stickers: Nemeth Braille/Print Numbers 0-100.......................... Flip-Over Concept Books.............................................................................. Giant Textured Beads with Pattern Matching Cards..................................... Inkjet Hook Paper......................................................................................... Life Science Tactile Graphics........................................................................ Match-It Up Board........................................................................................ Student Model ALL-IN-ONE Board................................................................ Tactile Graphics Research............................................................................ Tactile Tangrams.......................................................................................... Tactile Town: 3-D O&M Kit............................................................................ Textured Sorting Circles and Shapes............................................................ U.S. & Canada Basic Atlas............................................................................ TESTS & ASSESSMENTS.............................................................295 Accessible Answer Documents.................................................................... Boehm Test of Basic Concepts, Third Edition (Boehm-3): Braille/Tactile and Large Print Adaptations........................................................................ Brigance Diagnostic Inventory of Early Development II (IED-II): Large Print Edition and Tactile Edition (a.k.a. Brigance Yellow).............................. Test and Assessment Needs........................................................................ Test Ready® Test Preparation Series............................................................ TECHNICAL RESEARCH AND MODEL SHOP...................................302 Technical Research and Model Shop Activities............................................. Accessible Answer Documents, Braille/LP.................................................... Adapted Science Materials Kit..................................................................... Address: Earth – Section 2........................................................................... Addition/Subtraction Tables......................................................................... Adventure ECC: The Hatlen Center Guide.................................................... APH Insights Calendar 2011........................................................................ APH Insights Calendar, Custom 2011.......................................................... APH Numberline Device............................................................................... Beginning Braille: Power at Your Fingertips – VIPS Series............................ Boehm Test of Basic Concepts..................................................................... Book Port Plus.............................................................................................. 5 Book Port Plus, Battery Door........................................................................ Book Port Plus, Battery, Lithium Polymer..................................................... Book Port Plus, Mini AB-B Short................................................................... Book Port Plus, AC Power Adapter................................................................ Braille Beads................................................................................................ Braille Buzz.................................................................................................. Braille DateBook Calendar 2011.................................................................. Braille DateBook 2011 Calendar Tabs.......................................................... Braille + and RefreshaBraille Combo........................................................... Brigance Yellow............................................................................................ Building on Patterns, 1st Grade (Units 2 through 7 materials)...................... Building on Patterns, 2nd Grade.................................................................... Crafty Graphics DVD.................................................................................... CVI Complexity Main Kit............................................................................... CVI Complexity Challenges.......................................................................... CVI Complexity Sequencing Kit.................................................................... CVI Complexity Sequencing Guidebook, Print.............................................. CVI Complexity Sequencing Guidebook, Braille........................................... Desktop Food Pyramid, Primary Kit.............................................................. Desktop Food Pyramid, Primary (10 Pack)................................................... Desktop Food Pyramid, Secondary Kit......................................................... Desktop Food Pyramid, Secondary (5 Pack)................................................ Desktop Stick-On Number Line – Large Print............................................... Developmental Guidelines Print Kit w/CD.................................................... Developmental Guidelines Braille Kit w/CD................................................. Developmental Summary Consumable........................................................ Discovering the Magic of Reading DVD............
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