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Blind kids benefit from picture descriptions every bit as much as sighted kids do from seeing the pictures. Don't forget to share these picture descriptions, written by a descriptive audio expert at WGBH, especially for Great Expectations!

Picture Descriptions for Amazing Grace


These descriptions were written by Jill Robbins for Great Expectations

Interactive Story Fun!

Cartoon image of EDA PLAY PAULI girl getting dressed in the app

EDA PLAY has developed an interactive story app designed for kids with motor and visual impairments. Read the review at wonderbaby.org.

Anansi the Spider

Book cover for Anansi the Spider

Read the traditional African folktale about Anansi the Spider, then make an Anansi-style spider with your friends.

Anansi spider craft, made of plastic cup and pipe cleaners

Craft tip: Use googly eyes and Wikki Stix to create the face of your Anansi!

Amazing Grace Read-Along


Listen to Amazing Grace being read out loud. Can you follow along in braille?
Grace and Nana


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