Activity 14 – Experiencing or participating in alive or electronic entertainment.

Alternate senses contributing to this activity are: touch and hearing.

Assistive procedures helpful for maintaining this activity are:

  • Modifying or developing techniques.
  • Using Braille.
  • Using high technology devices or software.
  • Utilizing a public service.

We will begin with:

Modifying or developing techniques

Low cost or free live entertainment includes children’s music concerts, talks, and music in the park. Every community has a list of activities that deserve support.

Listen to music, sports, and discussions on radio, TV, and the Internet.

Learn to sing, dance, or play an instrument, alone or with a group. Vision is not necessary for performing music.


Using Braille

Musical scores are being produced in a special kind of Braille.

Using high technology devices or software

A whole world of entertainment is available on the Internet. Learn to use a computer. If you have a teenager in the family, you already have a teacher.

Some popular sites are:

YouTube
MySpace
Rhapsody


Utilizing a public service

The Descriptive Video Service (DVS) is a major United States producer of video description, which makes television programs, feature films, and home videos more accessible to people who are blind or otherwise visually impaired.


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