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Fine Motor Put-in Tasks

At the beginning of the year, I am always that hot mess teacher; HOWEVER, there is always one thing I make sure I have running smoothly by the end of September… independent work stations. Without independent work, SPED teachers would literally never get anything done. Plus, work boxes are a great way for students to…

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DIY Alphabet Stones

Having lots of different examples of the alphabet is key to early literacy skills and generalization of letters. For my sensory driven kiddos, I know these alphabet stones will be just the ticket to getting them hooked during literacy groups at the beginning of the year.  You can use alphabet stones in a variety of…

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A DAY IN AU {Circle Time}

Circle time is one of my favorite times of the day! There is of course lots of singing and dancing involved and my students have a blast! Thankfully, circle time in our classroom is very animated because we have the luxury of having a promethean board. My students love singing the days and months along…

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A DAY IN AU {Morning Work}

I didn’t start off the year doing morning work, we just went straight into circle time. With time I noticed that if I wanted to get some solid one-to-one work time with some of them, they worked best first thing in the morning! Once they got the hand of the routine, we barely had to…

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January Basic Skills {Morning Work or Independent Work}

Just posted my first product geared towards students with Autism! I am constantly searching for activities my non-writers and students that are still learning basic skills, such as matching, tracing, counting, etc.  I have been creating monthly themed packets for my students to complete during morning work time and independent work time (binder work). Here…

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A Camping We Will Go!

I’m playing catch up so please forgive me! Last month, we did a fun camping unit instead of the usual September units. Here are lots of pictures 🙂 All of the file folder activities are from my Basic Skills Camp Packet. My living room looked a little bare for a few weeks during this unit…

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