Educational Resources: Other

Other:

Gifted Students:

PA School Codes for Students with Giftedness:

 

Chapter 16:  Special Education for Gifted Students:  http://www.pacodeandbulletin.gov/Display/pacode?file=/secure/pacode/data/022/chapter16/chap16toc.html&d=reduce

 

Chapter 4:  Academic Standards and Assessment:   http://www.pacodeandbulletin.gov/Display/pacode?file=/secure/pacode/data/022/chapter4/chap4toc.html&d=reduce

Resources for Learners, Parents and Teachers: 

 

Resources for Teachers:  

Resources for Administrators:  

Other resources:

Technology:

1. Teaching All Students: Staff Guide to Accommodations and Modificationsa resource available for modifications and accommodations

2. Guide to Teaching in All Inclusive Classrooms – Guide Link here

3. Chromebook Accessibility & Learning Tools: https://www.callscotland.org.uk/common-assets/cm-files/posters/chromebook-accessibility-and-learning-tools.pdf

4. Chromebook Apps & Extension Tools: https://www.callscotland.org.uk/common-assets/cm-files/posters/chromebook-apps-and-extensions-for-learners-with-dyslexia.pdf

5. iPad Apps for Learners with Complex Support Needs https://www.callscotland.org.uk/common-assets/cm-files/posters/ipad-apps-for-learners-with-complex-additional-support-needs.pdf

6. AAC Feature-Matching training by Kelly Fonner at PaTTAN

https://www.pattan.net/Training/Conferences/HELIX-Conference/Session-Information-1/Monday-November-18-2019/Feature-Matching-in-AAC-Assessment

7. TechOWL, Technology for Our Whole Lives – Temple University https://techowlpa.org

8. Lauren Enders, CCC-SLP, Assistive Technology on Pinterest

Lauren S. Enders, MA, CCC-SLP (lasenders) | Assistive Tech at SFSD | Slp, Aac, Lauren  

Virtual Tours:

 

Aquarium and Zoo Live Feed (free - any age)

https://www.cbsnews.com/news/coronavirus-zoos-aquariums-live-stream-animals-isolation-quarantine/?ftag=CNM-00-10aab6i&linkId=84572750&fbclid=IwAR0Yu--Skre7S_D9l5JXDidix4hsMjM6iHenj4IX4iocttbexcnLsYx2lj8

Explore the surface of Mars on the Curiosity Rover:
https://accessmars.withgoogle.com/

The San Diego Zoo:

has a website just for kids with amazing videos, activities, and games. Enjoy the tour!:
https://kids.sandiegozoo.org/

This Canadian site FarmFood 360:

offers 11 Virtual Tours of farms from minks, pigs, and cows, to apples and eggs.
https://www.farmfood360.ca/

This Virtual Tour of the Great Wall of China:

is beautiful and makes history come to life.
https://www.thechinaguide.com/destination/great-wall-of-china

This iconic museum located in the heart of London:

allows virtual visitors to tour the Great Court and discover the ancient Rosetta Stone and Egyptian mummies.  
https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/

Tour Yellowstone National Park:
https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/photosmultimedia/virtualtours.htm

Travel to Paris, France:

to see amazing works of art at The Louvre with this virtual field trip:
https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne

Virtual tour Baltimore Aquarium:

https://www.aqua.org/Experience/live

Virtual tour of Ireland:

https://www.bestinireland.com/best-virtual-tours-ireland/

Concentration

Braingle:

Brain Games, Puzzles, and more.

https://www.braingle.com/

 

Conentration Games:

Brain Games, Puzzles, and more.

https://www.memory-improvement-tips.com/free-concentration-games.html

Escape Rooms:

Virtual Escape room $23 per person (code "FBFUN" fore more off):

done on Zoom with a live walkthrough person:

https://www.puzzlebreakli.com/virtual-puzzle-games

Virtual escape room $10 a room:

(completely digital and can be done at any time)

https://store.theescapegame.co/collections/teg-unlocked?utm_source=social&utm_campaign=Unlocked

Free at-home kids yoga lesson plans:

https://littletwistersyoga.com/online-store/

Happy Neuron:

Games to help train your brain

http://www.happy-neuron.com/

Lumosity:

60+ games to see how you do against others your age

https://www.lumosity.com/landing_pages/970?gclid=EAIaIQobChMInKXs2NCf6AIVBqSzCh1alA4iEAAYASAAEgKF7PD_BwE

MentalUp:

Free conentration games used by schools.

https://www.mentalup.co/concentration-games

Music

Introductory and intermediate music:

theory lessons, exercises, ear trainers, and calculators.  
https://www.musictheory.net/

Music is for everyone:
https://musiclab.chromeexperiments.com/Experiments

Music practice transformed:  
https://www.smartmusic.com/

Movement and mindfulness:

videos created by child development experts.  
https://www.gonoodle.com/

Prodigies:

is a colorful music curriculum for kids 1-12 that will teach your kids how to play their first instrument, how to sing in tune & how to understand the language of music! 21 for free  
https://prodigiesmusic.com/

Zumba / Yoga:

All sessions FREE - all lessons are on chairs

https://paautism.org/event/chair-yoga-zumba/

Typing

Improve your typing skills

while competing in fast-paced races with up to 5 typers from around the world.

https://www.nitrotype.com/

Keyboarding practice:  
https://www.typingclub.com/  

Typing Test:

60 seconds test

https://www.typingtest.com/

Transition

En Camino:

Education Toolkit for Families

Medicaid Toolkit:

Medicaid Toolkit for Families

ABA Resources

(Activites for kids with Austism)

Educator Resource - encouraged to share with families too!

Supporting individuals with Autism at Uncertain times from the UNC Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute Autism Team:

https://afirm.fpg.unc.edu/sites/afirm.fpg.unc.edu/files/covid-resources/Supporting%20Individuals%20with%20Autism%20through%20Uncertian%20Times%20Full%20Packet.pdf

 

Free Materials for Families:

https://autismservices.chancelight.com/free-aba-materials-for-families/  

Free Materials for Preschoolers:

https://www.brighthubeducation.com/parents-and-special-ed/45503-supplementing-aba-therapy-at-home-for-autistic-preschoolers/

Therapy Activities:

https://www.merakilane.com/aba-therapy-activities-autism/