Academics

Including Art, Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, Science and Work Tasks
Michelle’s Classroom Tour: Math Center

Michelle’s Classroom Tour: Math Center

I’m so excited to talk about my math center instruction! For starters, my classroom is a TK-1st grade autism classroom.  I structure our day with six different centers, which makes for a nicely structured environment.  My centers include various subjects such as...

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Structured Morning Meeting

Structured Morning Meeting

I am so excited to talk about and share my classroom’s structured morning meeting! My structured morning meeting is easily my favorite part of my day.  During my structured morning meeting, my class focuses on skills such as calendar, weather, academic, and social...

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3 Easy Hand Strengthening Activities

3 Easy Hand Strengthening Activities

Having adequate hand strength is essential in order to perform many daily skills. Check out this post for more about hand strength and a few activity ideas to get you started.  Today, I want to highlight 3 additional easy hand strengthening activities that you can...

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Michelle’s Classroom Tour:  ELA Center

Michelle’s Classroom Tour: ELA Center

Let’s talk about my classroom language arts center! My class is a TK-1st grade autism classroom.  I structure the day with centers, which makes for a nicely structured environment for my students.  My centers are all various subjects ranging from independent skills,...

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Focus on Five: Academic Egg Hunt

Focus on Five: Academic Egg Hunt

Up until the pandemic, I had been doing an academic egg hunt for my students right before spring break. It was the last activity I was preparing for before school was closed down in 2020, so I am excited this year to do it with students in-person for the first time in...

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