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Jerry Webster

Updated Articles and Resources

By Jerry Webster

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • Behavior Goals for Individual Education Plans Created: Saturday, February 25, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Behavioral goals which accompany a Functional Behavior Analysis and a Behavior Improvement Plan are part of an IEP for students whose behavior impedes their academic and social success."
    • Text Features in Non-Fiction Created: Sunday, February 17, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Text features help students understand non fiction informational texts." itemprop="description"> Wednesday, March 03, 2010 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Formal assessments, as opposed to informal assessment, is written and evaluated with a percentage or other formal method.
    • Social Skills Worksheets Created: Monday, July 03, 2006 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      Free worksheets for social skills and peer relationships. Social skills lessons. Character worksheets.
    • Punishment -- the Technical Term Defined Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014
      A technical definition of punishment as applied to behavior or classroom management.
    • Teaching Down's Syndrome Students Created: Sunday, September 03, 2006 Updated: Monday, April 21, 2014
      Down's Syndrome. How to teach a child with Down's Syndrome. Down's syndrome in the classroom." itemprop="description"> Sunday, April 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Pushing classroom and behavior management to embrace more than good behavior but good citizenship.
    • Behavior Goals for Individual Education Plans Created: Sunday, April 20, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014
      Behavioral goals which accompany a Functional Behavior Analysis and a Behavior Improvement Plan are part of an IEP for students whose behavior impedes their academic and social success."
    • Checklists for Children with Learning Disabilities Created: Sunday, December 07, 2003 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Characteristics of learning disabilities, learning disabilities checklists" itemprop="description"> Saturday, July 17, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014
      Collaboration is essential to success in a full inclusion classroom where a special educator and general educator will be co-teaching." itemprop="description"="description" Thursday, December 27, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Response cost, the removal of reinforcement for infractions of school rules, can be an effective tool to reduce undesirable behaviors of some students." itemprop="descriptit3'" --> itemprop="descri...
    • Free Printable Dolch Data Forms - Checklists Created: Wednesday, January 04, 2012 Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
      Dolch High Frequency words represent 220 words that make up between 50 and 75 percent of all print in English. These words are foundational for reading.
    • Fractions as a Primary Foundation for Using Ratios and Rational Numbers Created: Sunday, March 30, 2014 Updated: Monday, April 14, 2014
      Fractions need to be laid out concretely before students with disabilities will understand rational numbers.
    • Free Printable PDF's of Fractions to Introduce Fractional Parts of a Whole Created: Sunday, April 13, 2014 Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014
      Free printables of halves, quarters, thirds and sixths to use to introduce fractional parts of a whole.
    • Prior Knowledge Improves Reading Comprehension Created: Sunday, June 19, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Using prior knowledge is an important strategy to help students with dyslexia improve their reading comprehension skills." itemprop="description">>
    • Antecedent -- A Specific Meaning for Analyzing Difficult Behaviors Created: Saturday, December 19, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      In preparing a functional behavior analysis, special educators, behavior specialists and psychologists use an acronym, ABC, to understand a target behavior.
    • Nasty Student Attitude -- Managing Unpleasant Students Created: Friday, October 26, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Using applied behavior analysis you can tame even the nastiest student attitudes." itemprop="description"> Friday, February 05, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      Curriculum based assessment (CBA) evaluates goals that come directly from the curriculum that a child is mastering." itemprop="description">> Monday, August 07, 2006 Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014
      MID, or Mild Intellectual Disability, shares many characteristics with Learning Disabilities, but is more profound. Criteria for MID varies.
    • A Behavior Contract and Behavior Monitoring Tools Created: Sunday, October 09, 2011 Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014
      Free printables for behavior contracts and behavior monitoring tools.
    • Skip Counting Dot to Dots for Easter Created: Sunday, March 10, 2013 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      An easy dot to dot that counts to ten and to thirteen for Easter.
    • Thanksgiving Skip Counting Dot to Dots Created: Sunday, November 18, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A skip counting dot to dot with 5's and 10's of an Indian Boy for Thanksgiving.
    • Math Activities for Counting to Twenty Created: Tuesday, October 16, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Templates for counting to twenty with missing numbers.
    • Cutting Activities for Halloween Created: Thursday, September 20, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A free printable for a Jack-O-Lantern Cutting Activity
    • Logs to Document Communication with Parents Created: Saturday, September 08, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A log creates documentation for parent communication
    • A "Time In" Ribbon or Wristband Creates a Resource for Punishment Created: Thursday, August 30, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A wrist band is one way to have a "time in" ribbon for reinforcement.
    • Tissue Paper Clown Collars for the Early Intervention Circus Unit Created: Thursday, June 28, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      The materials needed for the clown collar
    • Stringing Pasta Jewels for Early Intervention Created: Friday, June 01, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Dyeing the pasta with food coloring
    • Making a Treasure Chest for the Pirate Unit Created: Friday, June 01, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Before adding the pasta decorations, you need to underpaint your box.
    • A Clown Cutting Project for Early Intervention Programs Created: Saturday, May 12, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      Face, wig and hat choices make this fun project a challenge for young students.
    • Cartoon Strip to Teach Initiating Interactions with Groups Created: Saturday, March 10, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A lesson plan and free printable worksheet demonstrating how to use comic strip interactions to teach, model and rehearse initiations with groups.
    • Reinforcement Menus to Support Behavior Management Plans Created: Saturday, March 03, 2012 Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014
      A menu of reinforcement choices helps you find out what is important enough to your class to employ to improve behavior or classroom performance.

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