Special Academic Support Services
Resources for Children with Special Learning Needs
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Additional Supports and Practice for Learners with Special Needs
We invite you to continue coming back to our Smore newsletter as it will be updated with additional resources.
One of the best ways to conquer fear is through truth and information. Here is a link to resources appropriate for educating students on the coronavirus and healthy hygiene habits.
Social stories are powerful tools to support children with Autism in understanding difficult situations. Here is a link to a very thoughtful social story to help children understand and cope with the changes occurring because of the coronavirus.
Scholastic Learn at Home resources are great for all learners!
Digital Literacy Resources
Foundational Computer Skills
GCF LearnFree.Org @ https://edu.gcfglobal.org/en/
Building Emergent Mouse Skills
Chrome Music Lab @ https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments
Palm Beach County Library Mousercise! @ http://www.pbclibrary.org/mousing/mousercise.htm
Jungle Junior: Typing for Kids! (Multilingual) @ https://www.typingclub.com/kids-typing
Dance Mat Typing @ https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2f9j6/articles/z3c6tfr
Typing Club Curriculum (Multilingual) @ https://www.typingclub.com/
Resources to Support Special Learning Needs
Students receiving services through ECSE, TAP and LINC Classrooms
Unique Learning Systems
N2Y or Unique Learning Systems is the curriculum your child's teacher has been using this school year. Please take advantage of this free 30 day trial to help keep your child's learning fresh and interesting.
Active Learning is an approach based on the work of Dr. Lilli Nielsen. It is not just a piece of equipment. It refers to a total approach for promoting the development of individuals with severe multiple disabilities. It contains an assessment, a curriculum, specifically-designed equipment, and instructional strategies that support learners to be active participants in their surroundings
Students with Dyslexia and other Reading Difficulties
Learning Ally - Audio Books Online - excellent resource for students with Dyslexia, other reading difficulties and visually impaired students
Lexia Learning Systems - A comprehensive reading program including phonics, vocabulary, grammar and comprehension instruction and practice.
Grade K-5 Program: https://www.lexiacore5.com/?SiteID=0995-3712-3566-7922
Grade 6-12 Program: https://www.lexiapowerup.com/?SiteID=0995-3712-3566-7922
Neuhaus Academy offers simple, powerful reading tutorials on specific words chosen to expand your vocabulary and enhance your overall reading ability.
Students with Difficulties in Math and Reading - No Logins Required
https://www.readingrockets.org/ - This website is a wealth of information. Most of the activities on this site are designed to be with books rather than an online platform.
https://www.colorincolorado.org/es/familias- Esta página tiene recursos para familias en español.
Sites for students to practice skills
Elementary Math and Reading review combined with physical activities. Parents enjoy a free 21-day pass for at home learning.