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The Guide and the Blind
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How can we raise children's awareness of disability?
The Guide and the Blind Man is a handisport game designed to raise children's awareness of the visual handicap. It enables them to find their bearings in space and use their sense of hearing to good effect.
The aim is to :
This handisport game was useful to me in my years as a sports educator, helping children to think about disability.
The aim of the game?
In pairs, the blind must find their scarf and follow the guide's voice, then bring the scarf back to the starting line.
The guide will show him the way to get to the scarf as quickly as possible.
The guide is not allowed to pass the studs in front of him, and guides the blind person by voice.
Make several pairs and duplicate the course as many times as you can (depending on your equipment). To avoid waiting too long for the other children.
Faites-les passer dans chacun des rôles Guide <-> aveugle.
Sit the children down and open a discussion (question)
I'm Xavier, a state-qualified youth and sports instructor.
I've created a practical guide to improve your children's learning while having fun!
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