The Readasaurus kit. a literacy tote bag with books

Readasaurus kit

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CNIB’s Readasaurus kit has fun tips and tools you can use with a child who has sight loss to develop literacy skills.


What’s in the kit?

  • Family guide explaining the importance of literacy to success in life and the different ways a child with sight loss can read
  • Audio story book on CD featuring three books from Dolly Parton's Imagination Library
  • Activity book with tips, tactile exercises and ideas for games that teach skills in listening, touch, movement and comprehension
  • Activity materials, including tactile stickers, Wikki Stix, a braille ruler and magnifier and inspiration for creating your own
  • Door hanger and glow-in-the-dark braille wristbands to remind families and kids that literacy is a part of everyday life


How to get a kit 

a close up shot of a hands reading braille.
Contact karen.brophey@cnib.ca to find out if you’re eligible to receive a Readasaurus kit.

 

 

 

 

 

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The Readasaurus kit is generously funded by Green Shield Canada.

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