70 Tips & Tricks for Educating Students with Aspergers/High-Functioning Autism
"I need to come up with some ideas for my son' teacher. My son is on the spectrum. The teacher is really struggling with his behavior as well as his learning style (he's a very visual learner, I know, and he doesn't do well with lengthy verbal instructions)." Research has identified classroom characteristics that promote success for children with Aspergers and High-Functioning Autism (HFA: individualized instruction, interesting curriculum, positive reinforcement, predictability, short…
How to Calm an Aspergers Child: 50 Tips for Parents
If you have an Aspergers (high functioning autistic) youngster who has an “anger-control” problem, use these tips to (a) prevent anger outbursts and (b) help calm him down once he has launched into a rage or meltdown: 1. Allow the Aspergers youngster to use his energy in a fun way through jumping, spinning, running, climbing, swinging or other physical activities. Allow him to play-wrestle with pillows or other soft objects since agitated kids seek sensations inherent to the contact from…
Free Art Curriculum for Kids - Life in the Nerddom
There’s a ton of superb free art instruction out there for kids who are into drawing, painting, sculpting, and other artsy things! Here are our favorites!
Budgeting Bundle for High School Special Education
Great savings with this bundle of my most popular resouce. Complete unit on budgeting skills for students in high school and have autism or special learning needs. There are books, templates, worksheets, and even practice scenarios included to give your students more practice with creating and then evaluating a budget. #specialneedsforspecialkids #SPED #specialed #SpecialEducation #lessonplans #math #budgeting #highschool
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iPad Apps for Dyslexia/Reading Writing Support | UDL - Universal Design for Learning
Staff at CALL Scotland have produced a helpful Wheel of Apps guide for iPad that may be useful for students with dyslexia or who just need some additional support with reading and/or writing diffic... | UDL - Universal Design for Learning
Types of dyslexia: What researchers are studying and why
Find out what research shows about types of dyslexia or dyslexia subtypes, like phonological dyslexia, surface dyslexia, and double deficit dyslexia.
Hands on Learning for Special Needs Kids: 30+ Task Boxes for Autism
From developing fine motor skills, letter and number recognition, sight words, sorting, sequencing, reading, and math, these task boxes for autism tasks will help develop important life skills and beyond!
For Struggling Students...Is Special Education the Answer? - Make Take & Teach
One of the many perks of having a child attend college at a Big 10 university is attending sporting events. My son, AJ, is a sophomore at Michigan State University and we’ve been fortunate to be able to attend several MSU basketball games this season. While watching basketball, I’ve been particularly drawn to one player, […]
BEST Websites for Dyslexia & Dysgraphia
The 2nd in a series of 5 articles with specific special needs resources Updated November 2016 In last week’s article, we mentioned that this month was ADHD Awareness Month, and we provided our readers with some helpful ADHD website resources to commemorate the next 31 days---BEST Websites for AD/HD. That same article was the first in a series of five this month of October, also designated as Learning Disabilities Awareness Month. To continue our series AND address the needs of other learning…
First Days in the Special Education Classroom
Activities and forms to send home during the first week of school for special education teachers.
Erin Hagey from You AUT-a Know
Browse over 470 educational resources created by Erin Hagey from You AUT-a Know in the official Teachers Pay Teachers store.
Child dyspraxia tips for parents and teachers! #dyspraxia #child #education #tips #learing #parents #teachers #UCLL www.LanguageExperts.org
Back to School Mega Bundle for Special Education
This back to school bundle includes 8 of my popular back to school resources. There is plenty to keep your students busy learning the rules and routines those first few weeks of school. ★★★You will save $15 by purchasing this bundle rather than buying the products individually. Includes: 2 back to school units, 2 literacy units, 2 no prep worksheet sets, and 2 social stories. #specialneedsforspecialkids #SPED #specialed #SpecialEducation #lessonplans #backtoschool #bundle #savings