Apr 05 , 2020
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Ripples: Creating meaningful learning opportunities for individuals with significant special needs including Blindness, Profound Global Delays, Autism Spectrum Kindle Edition
Ripples tells the inspirational love story of Project Success from the perspective of a Speech Pathologist who suggests practical teaching strategies and offers hope for a brighter future. She also explains how Project Success impacted her own perspective of life.
This heartwarming story shares her first hand account of her day to day experiences in a pilot project serving two young boys both of whom were blind; displaying profound global delays and a variety of characteristics common in many individuals on the Autism Spectrum.
It is a nonfiction resource consciously written using the brain based strategies of story telling, alphabetic topic structure and repetition to encourage retention.The digital ebook is formatted for ease of topic location for later reference.
Included is the educational philosophy behind her specific therapeutic intervention techniques and suggestions for both family and community participation. As a long time advocate she also proposes respectful understanding, appreciation for and acceptance of all unique individuals.
This practical first person account of the who, what, when, where, why and how of this unique opportunity also explains why she agreed to participate and what she learned because she did. It is a resource for families, care givers and educators offered in the hope it is truly helpful.
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My Good Life: One Woman's Quest to Raise Her Special Needs Daughter Kindle Edition
After giving birth to her daughter Taylor at the age of 20, Eraina decided she would live a good life despite her circumstances. Even after receiving a diagnosis of profound hearing loss and autism for her daughter Taylor, she went on to earn three academic degrees including one from Yale University. In the process of living in three different cities and navigating education and personal hurdles, she discovered something profound and universal: this isn’t a normal life, it’s a good life. My Good Life is the story of perseverance, faith, and hope. It is a story wrapped in goodness and love.
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How the Special Needs Brain Learns 3rd Edition, Kindle Edition
If you’ve been searching for effective strategies to meet the needs of learning challenged students, look no further. In this newly revised and updated third edition, expert David A. Sousa addresses the causes of common learning disabilities and provides alternative instructional strategies to ensure learning occurs. Discover cutting-edge brain research to help you:
- Effectively instruct students with ADHD, LD, dyslexia, autism, and more
- Utilize assistive technologies to remove barriers to learning
- Differentiate instruction in speech, reading, writing, and mathematics
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Taking Care of the Special Needs Parent: A parent’s guide to feeling good so you can care for your special needs child Kindle Edition
Feeling good AND raising a special needs child - is this even possible?
Raising special needs children is a daunting task, full of questions with no answers, living life without knowing the way. The 24/7 state of high alert from parenting AND caregiving turns most parents into a tight ball of nerves, creating a perfect storm for anxiety and sickness. And with a multitude of unique requirements and idiosyncrasies, just who will care for your complex child if you get sick? You just wish you could get a little relief from without feeling like you’re letting your child down... Wish granted! You CAN feel good and raise your special needs child.
Join author, coach and special needs parenting expert, Kathy Milburn, as she shares what she's learned from navigating both her own health and her daughter's unknown world of rare disorders and disabilities, creating a life that is fulfilling for them both.
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Special Siblings: Growing up with a sibling who has special needs Kindle Edition
Growing up with a sibling who has special needs can be hard. But it can also be... awesome! Based on the author's real-life experiences, this unique and touching children's book explores how siblings of kids with disabilities are special, too.
"A great addition to our book collection" - Lauren Helms, @thecrazyhairedmomma
"Should be in every home, school, and waiting room" -Teri Steinberg, disability advocate and autism mom
"A realistic portrayal of sibling rivalry and love" - Ellen Garber Bronfeld, disability advocate and autism mom
For ages 3-8.
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Life Skills Activities for Secondary Students with Special Needs 2nd Edition, Kindle Edition
Ready-to-use lessons for teaching basic life skills to adolescents with special needs
This book offers teachers and parents a unique collection of more than 200 worksheets to help adolescents with special needs build the life skills they need to achieve independence and succeed in everyday life. The book provides 22 complete teaching units focusing on basic life skills such as handling money, succeeding at school, using the Internet safely, getting and keeping a job, and much more. The book contains 90 reproducible worksheets for teaching students how to apply these life skills to real-life situations.
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Including Students with Special Needs: A Practical Guide for Classroom Teachers 8th Edition, Kindle Edition
Cross-categorical, practical strategies for teaching students with special needs
Including Students with Special Needs provides readers with a firm grounding in critical special education concepts, an understanding of the professionals who support students with special needs, knowledge of the procedures that should be followed to ensure that students with special needs rights are upheld, and a wealth of research-based strategies and interventions that we know help foster student success. Filled with realistic school scenarios, additional vignettes of children with disabilities and other special needs, new information on multi-tiered systems of support, and over 400 new reference citations, the 8th Edition introduces pre-service teachers to the complexities, realities, and rewards of being a professional educator today.
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The Life We Never Expected: Hopeful Reflections on the Challenges of Parenting Children with Special Needs Kindle Edition
Sometimes life throws you a curveball.
Andrew and Rachel Wilson know what it means to live a life they never expected. As the parents of two children with special needs, their story mingles deep pain with deep joy in unexpected places. With raw honesty, they share about the challenges they face on a daily basis—all the while teaching what it means to weep, worship, wait, and hope in the Lord. Offering encouragement rooted in God's Word, this book will help you cling to Jesus and fight for joy when faced with a life you never expected.
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Assessment of Children and Youth with Special Needs 5th Edition, Kindle Edition
This highly respected text focuses on current assessment issues and procedures that every special educator needs to know. The author’s integrated approach emphasizes in-class assessment approaches as well as more formal measures and instruments. Throughout they provide numerous practical examples of how the techniques and procedures can be used in the classroom. Included are practical, ready-to-used materials integrated within instruction delivery methods; relevant case studies; and examinations of current assessment topics in every chapter. This new Fifth Edition features an expanded discussion of classroom assessment and the assessment cycle; an expanded discussion of Response to Intervention (RTI); new sections on how to use assessment effectively with students with behavior problems and how to collaborate effectively with speech and language specialists; updated descriptions of formal, standardized text and measures; interactive features embedded into examples and mini-cases throughout; and Web links embedded into the text to further engage readers with the material.
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