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Classroom Organization Resources

 CLASS
DOMAIN
 QUESTION  TIER  TOPIC TYPE
Classroom Organization Where do I start my planning to try and meet the needs of all children in my classroom?  1 Assessing and Strengthening the Foundation

Ppt Videos
Tools

1  Schedules and Routines

Video

Classroom Organization  Are there some specific strategies the adults can use consistently to keep all children engaged and on track throughout the day? 1 Stating Expectations Ppt


1
Zoning Short Video

1 Teacher to Teacher Talk Short Video

Classroom Organization Are there some simple things I can try if I notice that a child is needing more support to manage his/her own behavior?  2 Teaching Children to Manager Their Own Behavior Brief

2  Positive Behavior Support: An Individualized Approach for Addressing Challenging Behavior Brief
Classroom Organization  How can we quickly and consistently keep all adults aware of classroom and individual child goals?  3 Activity Matrix Short Video

3 Learning Center Adult Guidance Tools

Classroom Organization
 
Transitions are always a diiffcult time, do you have any suggestions?  1 Transitions Video

2 Classroom Transitions

Webinars

2 Helping Children Make Transitions Between Activities Brief

           

Emotional Support Resources

CLASS
DOMAIN
QUESTION TIER TOPIC TYPE
Emotional Support Are there techniques to teach children to make good choices without having to be told all the time? 2 Using Choice and Preference to Promote Improved Behavior Brief

2 Logical Consequences

Brief

Emotional Support  How can I help my children see themselves as capable and able to solve problems?  1 Acknowledging Children's Positive Behaviors Brief

2 Resiliency/Problem Solving Skills Webinars

Emotional Support How do I ensure that our classroom is a community where all members are included and valued? 1 Membership Videos & Tools
1 Promoting Social Emotional Competence 30 min Video

Emotional Support  Since social skills are so important, what are some strategies for teaching them in everything we do?  1 Practical Strategies for Teaching Social Skills 30 min Video

1 Books & Tools for Promoting Positive Relationships Tool

Emotional Support   We really need to focus some enegy on decreasing some really challenging behaviors in our classroom.   2 Challenging Behavior 1 Webinars

2 Challenging Behavior 2 Webinars

2 Digging Deeper into Challenging Behaviors: Help Me Calm Down Webinars

           

Instructional Support Resources

CLASS
DOMAIN
QUESTION TIER TOPIC TYPE
Instructional Support How can I support children who are having trouble learning routines, choices and transitions? 2 How to Use Visuals Tools

2 Creating and Using Social Stories Tools

Instructional Support How can we strengthen our instruction throughout the program day? 2 Individualizing Short Video

3 Embedded Learning Opportunities

Videos
Tools

4 Intentional Teaching

Videos

Instructional Support  What are some strategies I can use to respond when a child is not making adequate progress to individual goals?  2 Curriculum Modifications

Tools

4 Planned Instructional Sequences Videos
Tools
            

Informational Resources

CLASS
DOMAIN
QUESTION TIER TOPIC TYPE
Informational How can I learn more about the "terms" and defiintions that are used? Informational Glossary of Terms in Special Education List

We just received a child with a specific disability diagnosis - where can I get indformation about this? Informational Disability Specific Information Brief

What does it mean to make a referral to early Intervention? Informational FAQs for Making a Referral to Early Intervention Brief

What does it mean to make a referral to Special Education? Informational

FAQs for Making a Referral to Special Education

Brief

What should I know about Individual Education Plans (IEPs)?
What should I know about Individual Education Plans (IEPs)?
Informational IEP Basics Brief

Informational Participating in IEP Meeting Brief

What are parent and student rights in Special Education? Informational Special Education Procedural Safeguards for Students and Their Families

Website with link to brief

Informational Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Procedural Safeguards (Infants and Toddlers-Part C) DEL Publication

Brief

How do I learn about advocating for my child in Special Education? Informational   Washington PAVE
  (Partnerships for Action, Voices for Empowerment)
  6316 S. 12th St.
  Tacoma, WA 98455
  Phone: 1-(800)-5-PARENT   FAX: 1-(253)-566-8052
  www.wapave.org
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