Dyslexia and Early Intervention #23 | Liz's Early Learning Spot
Today's interview is with dyslexia and early intervention specialist Dr Tim Conway. If you're looking for ways to ensure young children are given the best early intervention, or just to take the most effective approach towards setting up a solid foundation for reading in the future, this interview is for you!
learning differences in children's books help affirm what some kids experience and build empathy in those that don't -- GREAT list of picture books and chapter books #PicturesBook
Special Education Accommodations
Learn about types of accommodations for special education students in math, reading, writing, homework & tests, and organization. Download a free printable!
Processing Speed: Why Slow Processing Speed Makes Simple Tasks Daunting for Kids - Integrated Learning Strategies
Why slow processing speed can make simple tasks at school and at home seem daunting for children.
Download: IEP binder checklist
Download this free checklist to help you organize—and update—the documents in your IEP binder. Prepare for IEP meetings with this printable organizer.
Strategies for Helping Your Unorganized, Unmotivated Child | Homeschooling with Dyslexia
If you have an unorganized child, they may need more intentional help to teach and practice basic organizational skills.
Printable Emotions Sorting Game inspired by Disney-Pixar's Inside Out - Mom Endeavors
We are SO excited for Disney-Pixar’s newest movie, Inside Out, that hits theaters on June 19th! In fact, I had the pleasure of sitting down with the directors/producers of the film (Pete Docter and Jonas Rivera) at Pixar Studios and have seen about 2/3 of the movie so far! It’s SO good! My undergraduate degree […]
Emotions Color Wheel
Emotions Color Wheel An Art Therapy Directive www.creativitymattersllc.com Description: This activity is good to break the ice with any client. It is also an easy “check-in” to find out how the client is feeling and the issues he/she is dealing with at this time in his/her life. After creating a pie chart with 8 sections, the client gets to choose 8 emotions and then color in the pie pieces. Materials: Colored Pencils or Markers and a White Piece of Paper. Instructions: First – Start with a…
Do We Practice What We Preach? (Opinion)
As teachers we say that there are benefits of failure and we should have the growth mindset, but our words don’t always support that.
The Shut-Down Learner - The Mom Maven
Dr. Selznik coined the term "Shut-Down Learner" to describe 'children who thrive with hands-on tasks requiring visual and spacial abilities, but who become discouraged by their difficulty mastering core academic skills such as reading and writing.'
Fun and Easy To Make Relaxation Flip Books
Last month I came across these relaxation scripts online (link) that I found really fun and easy to use. This site was intended to offer techniques for anxious little ones to use when having to giv…