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Ready to make your own bricks?

Full cell, foreign languages-contracted, math, music
What do you plan to build?

Existing bricks can represent letters or have a special meaning in contracted braille.

You may have to use homemade bricks, if you want them to be used in inclusive settings. Sighted peers need to read the correct print meanings.

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Learning through Play with LEGO® Braille Bricks

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