Another fabulous resource, accessed on the Paths to Literacy website, which is designed for use by educators but most parents/carers would also find this very useful.

Charts are often inaccessible to a student with visual impairments.  This page offers some practical tips for modifying charts with some specific examples.

Example of Mainstream Chart

charts 1: fruit and number of children: apple 5, banana 8, orange 6, pear 7
Class 1 did a survey of their favorite fruits, here are the results in a chart
 
 
Complete the chart to show the number of pears and bananas
 
chart showing apples bananas oranges and pears
 B. Example of Modified Version

charts for fruit and number of children apple 5, banana 8, orange 6, pear 7

Class one did a survey of their favorite fruits.
 
The table to the left shows the results.
 
Complete the chart to show the number of bananas and the number of pears.
key and chart for fruits
 Click on the link below and explore the entire website:

http://www.pathstoliteracy.org/strategies/modifying-charts-students-visual-impairments