Alfonso Family: Allie, Age 8, Peter's Anomaly

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Alexandra Alfonso is anything but shy. This precocious eight-year-old is confident, feisty, and enjoys showing off her math skills. Alexandra, Allie, as she likes to be called, was born with Peter's Anomaly, a glaucoma-like condition that resulted in an opaque left eye that has significant vision loss and a right eye that's a prosthetic.

Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 1
5 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 2
4 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 3
6 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 4
6 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 5
6 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 6
7 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 7
6 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 8
6 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT
Raising A Visually Impaired Child: Personal Stories From Parents, Siblings, And Children With Visual Impairments
Episode 9
5 minutes
Grade Level: PT/TT