Work Tasks

Task Cards for the Win

This month we've chatted about all kinds of ways to incorporate academics into your independent work systems. I love use sorts, file folder activities, and adapted books in my independent work systems. Another go-to resource for this area are task cards. Task...

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Quick Review Pages

Let's be honest for a minute. While you all know I love a good adapted book and file folder activities make my soul smile, they can take for freaken ever to prep. There is a reason each of you doesn't have 302 file folder activities ready to go in your classrooms -...

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Easy Academic Based Work Tasks

This month we've been chatting all about academic based independent work. Maybe your students are working on foundational skills and you're thinking the concept of incorporating academics into work tasks doesn't seem feasible. Today I'm going to let my photos do the...

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Day and Month File Folder Activities

In this endeavor towards academic based independent work we want to target all areas of our needs for our students. We also want to make sure learning is functional - especially for our older kids. I hear teachers all of the time getting frustrated because they don't...

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Life Skills Room

Let's throw back Thursday with it today and check out one of my favorite endeavors I took on as a teacher - The Life Skills Room! What is it? The Life Skills Room is a small supplementary classroom that another teacher and I use to work on life skills tasks. We asked...

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Advanced Work Task Mega Pack

Work tasks are the backbone of any well run classroom. You need them just as much as that venti coffee on a rough Monday morning (what Monday mornings aren't rough...). You need work tasks because unfortunately cloning has been perfected yet and you can't be in 27...

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Advanced Literacy Sorts

Before I went on maternity leave - I stressed. I stressed about the sub not being able to find masters for important templates and papers. I stressed about behavior plans being followed. I stressed about the bizillion IEPs I had to write. But mostly I stressed about...

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