Special Education Teacher Resources
From the special education classroom to accomodations for students with varying levels of disability, explore teaching strategies and lesson plans to make learning come alive across disciplines!
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Myths and Misconceptions
Students examine and discuss common myths and misconceptions about persons with disabilities and with a partner plan an outing for a community activity. They read and complete the handout "Developmental Disabilities: Truth or Myth?" and...
9th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History
The Rights to Education
Do all kids in the US have access to a quality education? What barriers do English language learners face? What about kids from tough neighborhoods? What about kids with disabilities, gay kids, pregnant kids? Class members listen to the...
9th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable
New Review Essential Strategies for Teaching Phonemic Awareness
Although designed for those new to teaching phonemic awareness, the strategies and activities included in this 25-page packet are sure to engage kids and help them develop these essential skills.
Pre-K - 1st English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Special Ed Lesson: Rain Cloud Activity
What is rain and where does it come from? Help your special-needs class understand the weather concepts of rain, clouds, and the water cycle with this introductory activity. They view a PowerPoint video (not included), answer questions...
1st - 5th Special Education & Programs
Earth Day Jeopardy for Special Ed grades 3-12
Get your special-needs learners all set for Earth Day! Use these developmentally appropriate questions and answers related to Earth Day concepts, which include recycling, conservation, pollution, and ecology. Note: Check out...
3rd - 12th Special Education & Programs
History of the Disability Rights Movement
Students examine and discuss the history of the disability rights movement. They analyze stereotypes of people with disabilities, view a slide show, and research various disability rights organizations and current issues facing people...
10th - 12th Social Studies & History
Experiencing Hearing Disability Through Music
Learners listen to a piece of music and draw the instruments they recognize. They discuss the definition of a hearing disability. Then they hold a balloon on their lap, and listen to the music again. They relate what it was like to feel...
2nd - 4th Visual & Performing Arts
Dear Santa, Please Come To The 19th Floor
Students read a story about children with disabilities and write a letter to Santa based on the letter written in the book. In this disabilities lesson plan, students realize how students with disabilities were treated in the past and...
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History