GAMESP - Physical and Virtual Games for education and social insertion of
intellectually handicapped people
El principal objetivo del proyecto es contribuir a la inserción familiar y social de jóvenes y adultos con discapacidad intelectual, mediante el uso de una serie de herramientas TIC y robóticas adaptadas a medida de sus necesidades. Este proyecto pone a su disposición un juego que, además de ser útil en el ámbito escolar como herramienta de aprendizaje, permitirá la interacción con la familia y la sociedad en general. Este producto se ha desarrollando de tal forma que el diferente nivel de habilidades intelectuales no suponga una desventaja para las partes que estén jugando, pudiendo disfrutar del juego ambas personas aunque sus características sean diferentes.
En el juego hay dos plataformas diferentes, una física por medio de los robots reales y tableros de juegos también físicos…
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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 arts are more than a fun, superficial way to keep kids occupied. Art activities can help children with learning disabilities begin to overcome the challenges they face in learning in many different ways. Of course, having a learning disability does not necessarily mean that a person has an exceptional artistic talent. However, music, art, crafts and dance can give students with learning disabilities a chance to express themselves through different media and gain confidence along the way.
The arts bring children and teens with disabilities great joy and build high self-esteem. The arts might keep a disengaged student from dropping out of school—and help them to improve in academic areas.