Modified Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark Assessment  (Autism)
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Modified Fountas & Pinnell Benchmark Assessment (Autism)

Developed a modified Fountas & Pinnell Visual Multiple Choice Assessment with similar choices to eliminate “easy guesses” and focus more on reading and comprehension. This Benchmark Assessment is given 3 different ways: – Completely independently (student reads the book & answers the comprehension worksheet) – Semi Independent (student reads the book independently & teacher reads … Continue reading

3 Sets of Compare & Contrast Paired Passages w/ Comprehension
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3 Sets of Compare & Contrast Paired Passages w/ Comprehension

Short modified paired texts with picture symbol text support. This product is designed to help students visually compare and contrast individual sentences between the paired texts. 3 Sets of Paired Text          – 3 Informational text sets          – I can statement with picture symbol visuals       … Continue reading

Math one-step real-world problems using addition & subtraction within 20
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Math one-step real-world problems using addition & subtraction within 20

This product is IEP based using the Common Core State Stand 3.OA.8 and modifying this goal using the Dynamic Learning Maps Essential Outcomes. Solve one-step real-world problems using addition or subtraction within 20. By (date), when given one-step real-world problems using addition and subtraction within 20, (student) will identify the correct operation and then solve … Continue reading

Text Feature Graphic Organizers & Visuals Modified for Special Education/ELL/ESL (RI 1.5)
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Text Feature Graphic Organizers & Visuals Modified for Special Education/ELL/ESL (RI 1.5)

These Text Feature Visuals were designed for my special education classroom students (and are now being used throughout my school in with Tier 2, Tier 3, and ELL/ESL students). This design structure helps students make visual connections with the RI 1.5 literacy skills through Picture Symbol Text Support. This visual structure has been very successful … Continue reading

Light & Sound Energy Unit (Modified with Visual Supports)
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Light & Sound Energy Unit (Modified with Visual Supports)

This 4th Grade Energy Unit (Light & Sound) was modified using picture symbol text and visual supports to help individuals with special needs. Example of the Unit Vocabulary: Example of the Unit Activities: Light & Sound Activities include: – High Pitch vs. Low Pitch Sound Sort – Transparent vs. Opaque Picture Sort – Brainpop Jr. … Continue reading