Tag Archives: adapted books

It’s Okay to be Different

Strategic Instruction: Language Arts 3

Screen Shot 2014-02-02 at 8.09.44 PMAndy, with his class, worked with a text set focused around the author Todd Parr.  An Adapted text was created to match Andy’s literacy level, and his goal was to match the words to the pictures in the text. Accompanying Board Maker symbols attached with velcro supported Andy’s comprehension and interaction with the text. An augmentative communication device assisted Andy to read the predicted text, “it’s okay” on each page.

Goal Area: Literacy-Sight words, matching picture to word

Literacy Level: Later Emergent

Text:It’s Okay to be different

Visual Supports: It’s Okay to be Different

Advertisements

The Martian Chronicles

Strategic Instruction: English 10

Screen Shot 2014-02-02 at 7.28.53 PM

Amy, in her grade 10 English class, got to read her own version of the Martian Chronicles. Amy’s goal during this unit was to identify settings and characters. A special English Individual Education Plan (IEP) was written to assess her when report card came!

Goals: Literacy and Strategic: setting, characters

Assessment: Individual Education Plan

Literacy Level: Transitional

Example: the martian chronicles