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CCIRA Course 115 – Reading Struggles? 20/20 Vision is NOT Enough

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The 2015 CCIRA Theme is “Scoffolding Literacy for One and All – Colloraboration Celebration”. Dr. Simonson will be spoke on Thursday, February 5th from 9:15 to 11:15. Course 115 Reading Struggles? 20/20 Vision is NOT Enough

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Classroom activities:

Stroop Test (Color/Word)

Kirschner Arrows

Eyes on Track – classroom workbook of tracking exercises

Videos:
1. 20/20 Isn’t Everything: A child’s vision is critical to learning
2. McGurk Effect: Vision and Speech (what we see influences what we hear)
Helpful Links:
1.www.covd.org – The College of Optometrists in Vision Development
2.www.oepf.org – The Optometric Extension Program Foundation
3.vision-learning.org — The Vision and Learning Forum (Colorado-based)
4.http://www.aoa.org/patients-and-public/resources-for-teachers – The American Optometric Association
5.http://www.3deyehealth.org/ — More information about 3D use in the classroom
February 4-7 at the Denver Tech Center
Denver Marriott Tech Center
4900 S Syracuse, Denver, CO

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