Braille Bits

Braille Bits is program conducted by the Iowa Library for the Blind and Print Disabled, providing braille lessons online or by mail. This podcast corresponds with each Braille Bits lesson. It features each Braille Bits ...more

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April 29, 2020 00:15:03
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Braille Bits: Lesson 9

Braille Bits Lesson 9 features special guests Nami Wallace, Orientation Center Instructor and Karley Prinds, Orientation Center Home Management Instructor for Iowa Department for the Blind discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 9 focuses on Strong Groupsigns (ar, ed, er, gh, ow, ing) and a summary of what has been earned so far in previous lessons. ...

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April 21, 2020 00:08:42
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Braille Bits: Lesson 8

Braille Bits Lesson 8 features special guest Jerry Cole, Braille Transcriber for the Library, discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 8 focuses on Strong Wordsigns (child, shall, this, which, out, still) and Strong Groupsigns (ch, sh, th, wh, ou, st). Braille Bits is a correspondence-guided class conducted by the Iowa Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, providing braille lessons online or by mail. ...

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7

April 20, 2020 00:10:23
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Braille Bits: Lesson 7

Braille Bits Lesson 7 features special guest Matt Nemmers, Activities Coordinator for the Education and Training Team at the Iowa Department for the Blind, discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 7 focuses on contractions: and, for, of, the, with. Braille Bits is a correspondence-guided class ...

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6

April 14, 2020 00:05:48
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Braille Bits: Lesson 6

Braille Bits Lesson 6 features special guest Kayla Bartholomew discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 6 focuses on punctuation (period or decimal, question mark, exclamation point, comma, semicolon, colon). Braille Bits is a correspondence-guided class conducted by the Iowa Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, providing braille lessons online or by mail. ...

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5

April 13, 2020 00:08:21
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Braille Bits: Lesson 5

Braille Bits Lesson 5 features special guest Beth Pieters, Literacy Consultant for Iowa Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 5 focuses on hyphens and alphabetic wordsigns. Braille Bits is a correspondence-guided class conducted by the Iowa Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, providing braille lessons online or by mail. ...

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4

April 08, 2020 00:14:29
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Braille Bits: Lesson 4

Braille Bits Lesson 4 features special guest Sandi Ryan, Commissioner, Iowa Department for the Blind, discussing the importance of braille.  Lesson 4 focuses on capitalization. Braille Bits is a correspondence-guided class conducted by the Iowa Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, providing braille lessons online or by mail. ...

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