Supporting Students with Working Memory Difficulties
...in long-term memory. It is also critical in retreiving previously learned information from memory. In fact, most of the “work” in the memory system occurs in “working” memory where information is managed, manipulated and transformed. Download PDF LC_Working-Memory_N2.pdf
Many students with FASD display varying degrees of difficulty with memory. These difficulties can be misinterpreted as non-compliance and are often the cause of much frustration. Provides samples of accommodations for the teacher to use to support students with memory difficulties.
Carmen Rasmussen - Rehearsal, Decision Making, Self-Regulation, and Source Memory
Dr Carmen Rasmussen shares information about about four different studies: a study where children were taught a simple rehearsal strategy to improve recall; a study that measured the effects of facilitating the ALERT Program in a group therapy setting; a study that demonstrated the difficulty our ki
Brain Facts: A Primer on the Brain and Nervous System
...resource used by high school teachers and students. The 2008 edition updates all sections and includes new information on brain development, learning and memory, language, neurological and psychiatric illnesses, potential therapies and more. Comments Many colourful visuals; 8.5 x 11"...
Carmen Rasmussen - The Math Interactive Learning Experience (MILE) Program
...on the core deficits that underlie math difficulties, aspects of functioning that include working memory, inhibition, strategy use, reasoning, etc
How Do I Explain To Others What Is Happening With My Child?
...Pace Of Thinking Distractibility And Inattention Memory And Complexity Time Concepts And Transitions Who Has To Change? Trying Their Hardest, Doing Their Best! Comments stories, easy to understand explanations and excellent examples strategy ideas study guide that encourages reflective...
Making a Difference: Working with Students who have Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
...environment Using concrete language FASD and memory Academic and social skills Transitions Measuring success Resources: includes references for each chapter, “Eight Magic Keys”, bibliography, reviews of other manuals, “Support Plan for the Environment” and a list of Yukon First...
What Educators Need to Know About FASD: Working Together to Educate Children in Manitoba with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
...Achievement Memory Skills Executive 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...