Building on Patterns is a systematic, comprehensive, and balanced literacy program designed to teach young children with visual impairments to read and write using braille.

First Grade

UEB LogoAll BOP student materials are in Unified English Braille (UEB).

IMPORTANT: Download the FREE UEB Teacher Supplements for each Teacher’s Edition here.

Each student kit includes Lesson Monitoring Sheets, Assessment Check-up Forms, Student Textbook, and Worksheets Pack.

Ordering Information

Unit 1, Not Far from Home:

First Grade Unit 1 Kit
Unit 1 Teachers Edition Cover
  • Teacher’s Edition (includes Reference Volume):
  • Print: 8-78561-U1
  • Braille: 6-78561-U1

Unit 2, Going and Doing:

Unit 2 Kit
Unit 2 Teachers Edition Cover

Unit 3, Animal Tales:

Unit 3 Kit
Unit 3 Teachers Edition Cover

Unit 4, At School:

Unit 4 Kit
Unit 4 Teachers Edition Cover

Unit 5, This and That:

Unit 5 Kit
Unit 5 Teachers Edition Cover

Unit 6, More Animal Tales:

Unit 6 Kit
Unit 6 Teachers Edition Cover

Unit 7, Think About It!:

Unit 7 Kit
Unit 7 Teachers Edition Cover

Posttest Teacher's Manual - UEB:

First Grade Posttest Teacher Manual

Posttest Consumable Set - UEB:

Posttest Consumable Set
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