Provides, from a student's perspective, some strategies that may help a student who has attention difficulties. This video features the drawings of Nathan Fehr.
The End of Ignorance: Multiplying our Human Potential
...which underlie current teaching. He pays attention to how kids pay attention, chronicles what captures their imaginations, and explains why their sense of self-confidence and ability to focus are as important to their academic success at school as the content of their lessons.” - Quote...
Cris Rowan - Movement, Attention & Learning
Cris Rowan speaks about the importance of movement in improving our students' learning and attention.
Teaching Students with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome/Effects: A Resource Guide for Teachers
...needs (divided into various sections such as): attentional difficulties social skills motor skills reading and writing ...and much more... developing an Individual Education Plan appendices, checklists, supplemental information Comments Needs updating (1996) but still has effective strategies....
Understanding Distractibility and Inattention
...definition of “distractible” means “capable of being drawn aside or having attention diverted.” Also, “suffering conflicting emotions or distraught.” The definition of “inattention” is “lack of notice or regard.” There could be many aspects to a person who is displaying...
Reach to Teach: Educating Elementary and Middle School Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
...(NCADI). Note: you cannot order on-line from Canada – fax your order with contact information to 240-221-429 Attention: Sarah Barone. If you have any questions, contact SAMHSA at 240-221-4019
What Educators Need to Know About FASD: Working Together to Educate Children in Manitoba with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
...Functioning and Abstract Reasoning Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Adaptive Skills What Students Want their Teachers to Know: provides a presentation by Joe, a middle school student with FASD, who tells what works for him What Parents Want Teachers to Know: provides a list of tips...
The Kids in My Class: Students with diverse needs in regular classrooms
...with anxiety concerns students with attentional difficulties students with autism spectrum disorder students who are gifted students with learning disabilities students with severe learning disabilities students who are slower learners or have Mild Intellectual Disabilities students...
Enseigner aux élèves ayant un ensemble des troubles causés par l'alcoolisation fœtale
...sociales, de nouveaux concepts et de nouvelles habiletés; des stratégies pour encourager le développement des habiletés d’attention, de mémoire, de langage et de communication; des fiches reproductibles en annexe. Download PDF Download
Making a Difference: An Educator's Guide to Child and Youth Mental Health Problems
...of mental health issues (i.e., anxiety, attention problems, mood disorders, behaviour problems, eating disorders, self-harm, psychosis and substance use issues). The guide outlines the importance of mental health and how to discuss mental health in the school setting. Download PDF Making...