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The Woman in the Mirror (For Special Needs Moms) | A beautiful post talking about the thoughts, feelings, and ever day trials a special needs mom goes though. It is one of the most touching things I have ever read.
Dear Doctor… Sincerely a Special Needs Mom
Teaching Blog Addict: Just a Shake of Sprinkles Keeps Testing in Check
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Clever ideas for testing in Kindergarten
Mrs. Miner's Kindergarten Monkey Business: The Secret to Testing in Kindergarten Finally Revealed
Brain Sprinkles free printable tag - use sprinkles (or small candy) as a mini treat DURING testing & assessments. Details on this Kindergarten blog.
Look what you can do with an old bike tube! Great for students who just need movement.
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How to make a fidget for ADHD students that is financially possible on a teacher budget. Genius!!!
Great for kids or adults with ADHD "Making the Bouncy Bands is really easy. Simply purchase a 10 foot length 1 1/2″ diameter PVC pipe. Cut the pipe into 9″ long pieces. You can get 13 pieces from one pipe (that’s enough for 6 desks). Buy an intertube you'll just need to cut the inner tube. Cut the nozzle and then the tube into a 34-36″ strip. Once your materials are ready, just slide the PVC pipe on the legs on the desk and tie the inner tube in place."
The Frugal Teacher: Bouncy Bands Review
Bouncy Bands Simply purchase a 18inch length 1 1/2″ diameter PVC pipe. Cut the pipe into 9″ long pieces. Now visit your local bike shop and ask for a donation of used bicycle inner tubes. Now you’ll just need to cut the inner tube. Cut the nozzle and then the tube into a 34-36″ strip. Once your materials are ready, just slide the PVC pipe on the legs on the desk and tie the inner tube in place.
STAR assessment and curriculum for autism
5 Tips for Surviving and Thriving in the First Week of a Special Ed. Classroom
Schedule visuals and feet on the floor are key visuals along with setting up activities before students arrive
THIS IS GENIUS! Use great critical reading strategies without copying the textbook! Students can keep a sheet protector in their notebook/binder to have ready in any class! Simply trim the side and bottom edge, leave three hole punched edge. Write with dry-erase markers, then wipe clean for the next 2-page spread
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I have kids do this, I just never thought about cutting the side and bottom to create a 2 page spread.
Another pinner said: I had the pleasure of visiting a middle school recently, where I observed students writing in their textbooks using this genius solution to the age old issue. This is one "best practice" that I ca...
Use great critical reading strategies without copying the textbook! Students can keep a sheet protector in their notebook/binder to have ready in any class! Simply trim the side and bottom edge, leave three hole punched edge. Write with dry-erase markers, then wipe clean for the next 2-page spread. For important pages the student can take a photo of their annotations with their phone or tablet before erasing it.
students write in their textbooks using sheet protectors & dry erase markers
Discrete Trial Procedures Visual Reminders (Free!): Even Adults Need Visual Cues
free discrete trial procedures posters from Autism Classroom News
Procedures Posters, Posters Free
An Opportunity to Win 1-1 Consultation for Setting Up Your Classroom
1-1 Online Consultation for Special Education Classrooms Giveaway, plus a free e-book of tips and freebies and 24 other special ed bloggers linking up to share!
2 Back to School Tips for Special Education Teachers That You Can Use to Start…
back to school social story for children with autism
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As a parent to two special needs kids, there are many things I want others to know. While there aren’t enough hours in the day for me to go over it all, this post comes pretty close. I polled hundreds of special needs parents and realized we all want you to know the same things. Here are 37 things we wish people knew about our lives and our kids.
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How can we nurture resilient, active learners that embrace challenging academic material and become successful lifelong learners? Come learn about a growth mindset and discover 15 strategies that will cultivate this needed approach to learning in your classroom.
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Learning Specialist and Teacher Materials - Good Sensory Learning: 15 Ways to Nurture a Growth Mindset in the Classroom
Using highlighted paper and other strategies for improving handwriting. Free printable.