GAMESP - Physical and Virtual Games for education and social insertion
of intellectually handicapped people, reúne a 7 socios de diferentes países
y actividades profesionales, pero con un único objetivo: contribuir a la
inserción familiar y social de los estudiantes y adultos con discapacidades
intelectuales a través del uso de herramientas TIC y robot desarrollados con
ese fin específico.
Adapt the Fun for Everyone!
Activity and People with Disabilities
"All individuals should and can exercise regularly for an improved quality of life as well as maintaining their independence."
People who have developmental disabilities will have problems in learning and grasping things. That is why there are special activities that are developed for people with the same so that they can cope better with life. In this following article, we will go through some of these activities and help you understand them better.
Developmental disabilities come about when there is certain mental and physical damage done to the body. This could lead to severe and chronic conditions which can affect the learning, language, mobility, speech, independent living and other activities of a person. People who suffer from this condition can be affected in a number of ways like damage to the spinal cord, brain and the central nervous system, thereby leading to vision and hearing problems, a…
The platform of the Gamesp also will include 10 Teaching Units. The TU is based on existing games and new ones which can be created from adaptation for adults with disabilities. The games seek for working different fields, such as orientation, sequencing, etc.These units will emphasize the game between two persons, may be involved both handicapped adults or parents. In this way, we enhance the interaction and peer learning. This role can also be ‘played’ by parents and educators.
Each unit has activities with 3 levels of difficulty: In level easy, you are going to recognise your goal on each board and to move the robot on the board. (Reading ability is not required. I could only present images of some objects.) In the level medium, you can use provided board or create your own. On this level, It is possible to use QR codes to get more information about the topics and involve the ability of reading. In level advanced, you have to cooperate with other people. It’s a…