Teaching Students With Sensory Disabilities

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Robert Algozzine,Bob Algozzine,James E. Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412939003

Category: Education

Page: 118

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This valuable resource offers teachers practical classroom management tips and provides highly effective instruction methods to foster independence in students with visual and hearing impairments.

Teaching Students With Medical, Physical, and Multiple Disabilities

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Bob Algozzine,Jim Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483362183

Category: Education

Page: 136

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Learn about assistive technologies, helpful adjustments to school and classroom environments, and effective instructional modifications specifically designed to support students with medical, physical, and multiple disabilities.

Teaching Students With Mental Retardation

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Bob Algozzine,Jim Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483304027

Category: Education

Page: 136

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Learn what effective teachers do to support students with mental retardation in and out of the inclusive classroom! Providing special and general educators with highly effective strategies for enhancing the academic and social skills of students with mental retardation, and offering a pretest, posttest, and key vocabulary terms, this exceptional resource also discusses: Common causes of mental retardation Diagnosing mental retardation Cognitive, academic, physical, behavioral, and communicational characteristics Methods for improving students’ functional academic, social, self-care, and work skills Instructional approaches for students with severe disabilities Issues such as prevention of mental retardation and transitioning from school to work

Teaching Students With Gifts and Talents

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Bob Algozzine,Jim Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483362205

Category: Education

Page: 120

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The authors help educators identify gifted and talented students, present effective instructional approaches such as enrichment and acceleration, and review characteristics related to exceptional students.

Effective Assessment for Students With Special Needs

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: James E. Ysseldyke,Bob Algozzine,Robert Algozzine

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412938969

Category: Education

Page: 128

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Discover what assessment methods you should be using, and how, when, and where they should be administered to ensure appropriate services are selected for all exceptional students.

Teaching Students With Communication Disorders

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Jim Ysseldyke,Bob Algozzine

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 1483362191

Category: Education

Page: 104

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Focusing on teaching students with communication disorders, the authors offer practical teaching strategies and provide brief definitions, indicators, and behaviors associated with speech and language disorders.

Teaching students with learning disabilities

a practical guide for every teacher

Author: James E. Ysseldyke,Bob Algozzine,Robert Algozzine

Publisher: Corwin Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 99

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Improve the work habits and study skills of students with learning disabilities and/or ADHD, and advance their performance in reading, writing, and mathematics with the highly effective methods in this guide.

Effective Instruction for Students With Special Needs

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Robert Algozzine,James E. Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Education

Page: 110

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Presents the key components of highly effective instruction and the accommodations and modifications that should be made for special-needs students.

Teaching students with emotional disturbance

a practical guide for every teacher

Author: Robert Algozzine,Bob Algozzine,James E. Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Pr

ISBN: 9781412939515

Category: Education

Page: 95

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Show readers how to recognize the cognitive, academic, physical, communicational, and behavioral characteristics of several forms of emotional disturbance and offers specific strategies for responding to such problems as tantrums, disruptiveness, inattention, and task avoidance.

Teaching Students with Emotional Disturbance

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Bob Algozzine,Jim Ysseldyke

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.

ISBN: 1632201488

Category: Education

Page: 112

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Valuable insight and sound intervention strategies for addressing the needs of students with social and emotional problems! When a student is inattentive, extremely anxious, or has an outright tantrum in the classroom, ascertaining the exact cause may be difficult, but it is a critical step in reaching and teaching the students who exhibit these behaviors. In Teaching Students With Emotional Disturbance, Ysseldyke and Algozzine show readers how to recognize the cognitive, academic, physical, communicational, and behavioral characteristics of several forms of emotional disturbance and offer specific strategies for responding to anxiety issues, opposition and noncompliance, tantrums, disruptiveness, inattention, task avoidance, and more. Highlights include: • A pretest and posttest to help readers assess their understanding about the origins of social and emotional difficulties and how they are best addressed • Effective interventions and instructional adaptations for students who have emotional problems • Trends and issues currently influencing how students with social and emotional problems are taught • Key vocabulary terms The authors offer a wealth of information and resources so that teachers can better identify the needs of students with emotional disturbance and help them succeed in the classroom.

A Practical Guide for Teachers of Students with an Autism Spectrum Disorder in Secondary Education

Author: Elaine Keane,Trevor Clark,Debra Costley,Kathleen Lane

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers

ISBN: 9780857006462

Category: Psychology

Page: 160

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Students on the autism spectrum often face difficulties in the secondary education environment that result from a lack of awareness on the part of their teachers and peers. This guide acquaints teachers with all the information and practical tools needed to understand and support their students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD). The book presents specific, ready-to-use classroom initiatives with example worksheets, checklists and timetables to help students keep organised with their school work. It also covers general obstacles such as social situations, anxiety, mental health issues and extracurricular activities and how adults can help. Guidance about the leaving school stage and how to ensure the teen is equipped to make the best possible decisions about their future is included. Packed with useful information and examples, this book will be a lifesaving resource for teachers, and everyone else working in secondary education, who want to help their students with autism to stay focused and positive at school.

The Fundamentals of Special Education

A Practical Guide for Every Teacher

Author: Robert Algozzine,Bob Algozzine,James E. Ysseldyke

Publisher: Corwin Press

ISBN: 9781412938945

Category: Education

Page: 90

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A guide to the essentials of special education looks at various aspects of the field, from statistics and disability categories to appropriate learning environments.

The Effective Teacher's Guide to Sensory Impairment and Physical Disability

Practical Strategies

Author: Michael Farrell

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

ISBN: 9780415360425

Category: Education

Page: 94

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Sensory impairment and physical disability cover a range of conditions that cause learning difficulties for children. Often, these conditions may be associated with behavioral, emotional and social difficulties. Teachers are likely to have to deal with anything from mild to severe cases, and need to be equipped with informed and practical strategies for the inclusion of children with sensory impairment and physical disability. The Effective Teachers' Guide to Sensory Impairment and Physical Disability clarifies the definitions of visual, hearing and multi-sensory impairment. The book also discusses physical disabilities, and examines medical conditions that may lead to the requirement of SEN provision, including epilepsy, Tourette syndrome and Prader-Willi syndrome. Writing in an accessible style, the author looks at ways of dealing with a variety of conditions, always with practical classroom situations in mind. Highly accessible and authoritative, this book provides teachers with an invaluable source of useful information that will help them to create a truly inclusive classroom.


The Effective Teacher's Guide to Sensory and Physical Impairments

Sensory, Orthopaedic, Motor and Health Impairments, and Traumatic Brain Injury

Author: Michael Farrell

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136848606

Category: Education

Page: 144

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This fully revised essential guide clarifies the definitions of sensory and physical impairments, and gives suggestions for SEN provision, always with practical classroom situations in mind.

Using a Multisensory Environment

A Practical Guide for Teachers

Author: Paul Pagliano

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134125747

Category: Education

Page: 132

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This book provides teachers and therapists with a user-friendly bank of practical ideas and suggestions to use in the MSE for pupils with profound and multiple learning difficulties. These include equipment and resources that can be used to engineer the environment to promote particular outcomes; a set of photocopiable, fast, easy to complete observation and assessment forms; a selection of practical strategies and methods that can be used in the MSE; and ideas to help teachers integrate environment, assessment and instruction to maximize individual programs.


Teaching Children with Dyslexia

A Practical Guide

Author: Philomena Ott

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134345917

Category: Education

Page: 320

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Teaching Children with Dyslexia is essential reading for any teacher, Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator or teaching assistant who wants an insider's account of what dealing successfully with dyslexia entails. Written by one of the most well-regarded practitioners in the field with over twenty-five years' experience, this book is packed full with photocopiable exercises, activities and recommendations for resources, tests, teaching methods, advice and suggestions for strategies and techniques that are instantly transferable to classroom environments. This essential teaching companion includes chapters on: how to spot dyslexia screening and assessment tests why it does not have to be hell to learn to spell strategies for success for reluctant writers meeting the challenge of dyslexia in adolescence. Written specifically to bolster teachers' confidence and empower them with the key to unlocking literacy problems in their most challenging pupils, this resource book should be on the shelf of every staff room.

Community Practice in Occupational Therapy

A Guide to Serving the Community

Author: Susan K. Meyers

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 1449610889

Category: Medical

Page: 278

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A"Community Practice in Occupational Therapy: A Guide to Serving the Community integrates the history of health care and principles of management, marketing, and economics to provide guidelines for community practice. It examines existing occupational therapy practices that serve specific age groups and encourages professionals to identify innovative ways to aid underserved areas in their community."--[Source inconnue].

Visual Support for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Materials for Visual Learners

Author: Vera Bernard-Opitz,Anne Häussler

Publisher: AAPC Publishing

ISBN: 9781934575826

Category: Education

Page: 228

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Combining their years of experience working with individuals on the autism spectrum, both here and around the world, authors Vera Bernard-Opitz and Anne Häußler bring teachers and other professionals practical ideas and teaching methods for offering visual supports to students with autism spectrum disorders and other visual learners. With hundreds of colorful illustrations and step-by-step directions, this book lays the foundation for how to structure teaching environments, as well as offers countless examples of activities for students, ranging from basic skills, to reading and math, to social behavior.