Strategies to Improve One-Handed Scissor Skills

May 1, 2022 <by admin

In this podcast episode, I will share strategies to improve one-handed scissor skills. First, I go over some strategies for beginning cutters, whether the child has a weakness/disability with a hand/arm or not. Then I go over strategies and adaptations for holding the paper, and rotating paper when cutting with one hand. Finally, I also talk a little bit about adaptive scissors.

Morning Meeting Ideas for Multi-Grade Special Ed Classes

November 26, 2021 <by admin

When I had a wider variety of grades, I found that the older grades got bored with morning meeting activities for the younger students, which led to the younger kids being distracted by the older students. So I had to totally think out of the box and change everything around. I loved how it worked out and it helped with transitions at the end of the day.

In this podcast episode, I talk about ways to change WHEN you have morning meeting, WHAT activities you might do for different levels of students, and HOW you might consider changing your schedule. You might end up solving other issues as well!! This podcast episode is pretty short so give it a listen! Click on the audio player below or listen wherever you get your podcasts.