Open Options believes disability awareness should to begin at a young age. We offer two programs to help educate school aged children about different disabilities.
Kids on the Block is a show with nearly life-size puppets about kids with disabilities.This program is geared towards elementary students in grades 3-5. The different characters have:
Performances include 1-2 different skits about disabilities. There is an open question and answer session for the children after the show.
Performances are offered FREE to elementary schools; however, donations are appreciated.
Disability Kits provide hands-on classroom activities, including any necessary items, for students to “experience” having a disability. This program is for elementary school age students. The following kits are available:
• Hearing Impairment
• Vision Impairment
• Learning Disability
• Cerebral Palsy
• Developmental Disability
Disability Kits are available to classroom teachers for FREE; however, donations are appreciated.