Blind Person’s Guide
The learner can understand simple instructions.
- Obstacles if wanted
Teach or repeat the words left, right, straight ahead, attention, slower, faster and stop.
- Divide the group into pairs.
- Blindfold one of the two learners.
- The other learner leads his/her blindfolded partner around the room without touching him/her.
- Change roles.
You can place obstacles to make the exercise more challenging.
Ask how it went and how the learners felt being blindfolded.
Tips for the instructor
It is essential that the learners trust each other and are conscious of their responsibility during this exercise.
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