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    "I Remember..."

    A Scrapbook Template

    Topic: Aging, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: Family Members
    Age Group: Adult, Senior
    Levels of Disability: All

    People with disabilities often deal with the loss of a special person in their lives. This simple yet effective user guide teaches you to create an "I Remember…" scrapbook template to help individuals cope with loss.

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    "Where in the World is..."

    USA Teaching Map

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: School Age, Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    This USA Teaching Map is a fun way to teach about the geography of the United States! This easy to create tool can teach capital cities, cardinal directions, and trip planning.

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    Accuracy, Fluency, Competency, Oh My!

    How to Progressively Teach Consumers to Skill Acquisition

    Topic: Staff Training, Teaching Techniques
    Format: PowerPoint/Presentation, Video
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Skill acquisition is the ability to learn a measurable task through progressive teaching and experience. This curriculum will guide you through 3 levels to help people attain this skill: accuracy, fluency, and competency. You will learn to use teaching strategies such as EMOE, prompting support options, task analysis, essential skills, and supports and modifications.

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    Acting 101

    For People with Intellectual and Other Developmental Disabilities

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Leisure and Crafts, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Manual
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate, Severe

    "Acting 101" is a comprehensive, easy-to-follow curriculum that will help your group get "outside of themselves," become part of a creative group effort that will boost self esteem, social skills and self awareness!

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    Adaptive Design & Lifestyle Solutions Newsletter

    Issue 5; Volume 3; May 2011

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques, Healthy Lifestyles, Self-Advocacy
    Format: Newsletter
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    The spring newsletter is filled with easy gardening activities. In this edition, get tips for modifying horticulture activities for different abilities and learn about the dream garden created at a YAI residence.

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    Answer Me This!

    Teaching Communication, Social, & Everyday Living Skills

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Teaching Techniques, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Severe, Profound (low functioning)

    This "Jeopardy"-style game will make learning and practicing communication and social skills a good time for all! Game play involves answering simple questions or performing simple tasks. Many question cards have hints on how to adapt the questions for different cognitive abilities. Pictures are supplied and can be used as multi-sensory tools to aid in comprehension and engagement.

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    Baking: Making Homemade Cookies

    A part of YAI's "How-To" Video series

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Leisure and Crafts
    Format: Lesson Plan, Video
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Are you looking for activity ideas that are user-friendly for staff and also creative, appropriate, and functional for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities? YAI's "How To" series of activity "recipes" promote social interaction and cognitive development. A video demonstration is included.

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    Breast Cancer Awareness

    Thematic Teaching

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: PowerPoint/Presentation
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult, Transition, Senior
    Levels of Disability: All

    This lesson plan is in the PINK, where breast cancer awareness is explored using the symbol of the pink ribbon. Participants learn about breast health and community connection through activities and participation in the community's Breast Cancer Walk. Get in gear, and get pink!

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    Bruschetta

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Clark Bars

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Community Preparation Training for Individuals who Function in the Lower Range of Autism

    From "The Best of YAI" Newsletter

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Community Inclusion
    Format: Newsletter
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Read about how the Training for Individual Vocational Opportunities (TIVO) group was born and how it has helped its four members integrate into the community through social interactions, functional skills, and communication aids.

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    Cooking: Making a Personal Pizza

    A part of YAI's "How-To" Video series

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Leisure and Crafts
    Format: Lesson Plan, Video
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Are you looking for activity ideas that are user-friendly for staff and also creative, appropriate, and functional for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities? YAI's "How To" series of activity "recipes" promote social interaction and cognitive development. In "Making

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    Creating a Community Donation Program from Special Educator, Katie Martin

    Expert Tips & Challenges

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Tips and Challenges
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Participating in community volunteer work provides individuals with intellectual disabilities with a better understanding of the community, enhanced personal and social integration skills, and increased self-esteem. Katie Martin describes the key elements for organizing an in-house volunteer crafting center, including how to obtain funding for supplies, organizing the team, finding places to donate to and delivering the goods!

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    Critical Challenges Facing Professionals

    A Conversation with Dr. Sonya Carr

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Video, Q&A
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    What are the critical challenges facing professionals working in the ID/DD field today?

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    Fresh Fruit Salad with Dip

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Greek Salad

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Grooming For Success

    A Lesson Plan from "Ready...Set...Work!"

    Topic: Supported Employment, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    This unit on Grooming for Success will teach people with intellectual and developmental disabilities how to prepare their hair, beard, nails and makeup for a great first impression and continued professional look.

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    Group Teaching Strategies

    Setting Up Your Group When Working with People Who Have Severe or Profound Intellectual Disabilities

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Putting people first (Goal 1)
    Format: PowerPoint/Presentation
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Severe, Profound (low functioning)

    The guidelines in this presentation provide information for setting up a group for effective learning. Tips include choosing the number of group members, the composition of the group, the time and location of learning for best effect.

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    Heart Health

    Thematic Teaching

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: PowerPoint/Presentation
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Through the color red and the theme of heart health, learners will explore their own health through all aspects of the program week. Activities include creating red flower arrangements, red crafts, special cooking, movement, educational and community activities.

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    Helping Consumers Cope with Hypersensitivity to the Environment

    From "The Best of YAI" Newsletter

    Topic: Children with Special Needs, Challenging Behaviors, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: Newsletter
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    A chime that brings a smile to one person can be an overwhelming noise to a person with hypersensitivity to the environment, a condition known as Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD). The good news is that children and adults with SPD can be helped through Sensory Integration therapy. This YAI Newsletter will give you effective strategies for use in the therapy room that can also be applied to the program team.

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    Horticulture: Basic Plant Care and Propagation

    A part of YAI's "How-To" Video series

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Web-based Tutorial
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Are you looking for activity ideas that are user-friendly for staff and also creative, appropriate, and functional for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities? YAI's "How To" series of activity "recipes" promote social interaction and cognitive development. In "Basic Plant Care and Propagation," step-by-step instructions explain the basics of plant care and the development of new plants.

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    How Do You Motivate Consumers to Do Something They May Not Want to Do?

    From "The Best of YAI" Newsletter

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Newsletter
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Every program experiences challenges when it comes to motivating the people in their program. Read how a simple project like organizing a closet can result in a boost to self-esteem and become a motivator.

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    How to be Fire Safe

    Written and Created by Seeds Educational Services, Inc.

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    People with developmental disabilities may not be able to take life saving action in a timely manner in the event of a fire. Seeds Educational Services, Inc. (Seeds) has created a fire safety curriculum designed to meet the learning needs of people with cognitive disabilities.

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    How to Use a Metrocard Machine

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Using a Metro-card Machine can be tricky! Here is an innovative way to teach the skill of purchasing these cards so that your participants can remember it. Using this tool will empower the people you work with to be

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    Hygiene

    A Lesson Plan from "Ready...Set...Work!"

    Topic: Healthy Lifestyles, Teaching Techniques, Supported Employment, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    This teaching unit contains lesson plans, guides, and games ideas for teaching the components of hygiene, to help people with ID look approachable and pleasing to others while on the job.

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    Out & About

    Traveling Safely Both in the Program and When Accessing the Community

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Manual, Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    This comprehensive curriculum covers travel safety in the program, neighborhood and larger community. The 12 sessions include orientation to the program environment, indoor and outdoor community facilities, pedestrian safety as well as bus and subway travel. Pre and post tests help assess skills to target and readiness for greater independence.

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    Problem/Challenging Behaviors

    A Conversation with Dave Hingsburger

    Topic: Challenging Behaviors, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Video, Q&A
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adolescent, Adult, School Age, Young Adult
    Levels of Disability: All

    David Hingsburger speaks about how to support people with challenging behaviors, and how to build skills using reinforcement.

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    Pudding Parfait

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Pumpkin Cream Cheese Spread

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Pumpkin Pudding

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Pumpkin Spiced Whoopie Pies

    From our "Simply Cooking" collection

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Individuals of all capabilities can participate in meaningful food preparation. Using pictorial recipes, group participants learn about ingredients and tools used in preparing simple recipes and engage in tasks such as mixing, measuring, spreading and slicing. Recipes selected maximize opportunities

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    Recycling Cans

    Counting Board

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Community Inclusion
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Severe, Profound (low functioning)

    This teaching tool for recycling cans is both easy to create and use. Included is a checklist of tips for teaching recycling symbols, counting and packaging cans and more.

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    Relaxation Group from The Best of YAI

    Topic: Leisure and Crafts, Healthy Lifestyles, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Newsletter
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    People with IDD often have not learned how to de-stress. Find out how the residents at YAI's Foothill ICF are learning to relax.

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    Running an Effective Current Events Group

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Are you looking for new ways to bring current events into the lives of the people you work with? This lesson plan provides ideas for creating a news worthy activity. Tips include how to choose news articles, how to relate information to the lives of participants and how to use photos and questions to generate discussion.

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    Self-Check Tool for Bead Activities

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Leisure and Crafts
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: All

    This easy-to-make tool is useful for all beading activities. It allows the people you work with to independently check their work. Use this as a jumping-off point for creating other self-check tools!

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    Self-Management

    Relaxation Techniques

    Topic: Self-Advocacy, Teaching Techniques, Counseling, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    Often people with IDD have not learned how to relax when dealing with sadness, anxiety, anger and other emotions that cause stress. This training program teaches several relaxation techniques.

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    Shop Til' You Drop!

    The Money Awareness Game

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Community Inclusion, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    This game is a wonderful teaching tool for learning money awareness and shopping skills. Learn how to identify coins/bills, investigate the relationship between money and making purchases, and make change in different combinations

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    Social Skills at Work Game

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Supported Employment, Being Active and Productive in Society (Goal 7)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    The Social Skills at Work Game is an engaging teaching tool that makes social skills practice fun and promotes learning through laughter and debate.

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    Social/Sexual Issues in the Field of ID/DD

    A Conversation with David Hingsburger

    Topic: Relationships and Sexuality, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Video, Q&A
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    We spoke with David Hingsburger about various social/sexual issues.

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    Teaching Social Skills

    How to Get a Group Laughing, Moving, and Thinking in New Ways Using Theater of the Oppressed - A Facilitator's Manual

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships (Goal 2)
    Format: Manual
    Population: All
    Age Group: Young Adult, Adult, Senior
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    Are you looking for fun and empowering ideas for teaching social skills?
    This beginner's facilitator's guide will bring easy acting exercises and games to your program that promote laughter, listening, creative thinking and cooperation. Many of the exercises use nonverbal communication, movement and multi-sensory experiences to teach and to learn.

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    The "Community +" Game

    A Community Training Game

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships (Goal 2)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    Community + is a fun and educational game that addresses community resources, communication, weather, health, hygiene, and more! Download the instructions and materials list and you'll be on your way to creating this exciting game for your program!

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    The Basics of American Sign Language (ASL) Modified for Little Hands

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Children with Special Needs, Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships (Goal 2)
    Format: Manual
    Population: Hearing Impaired
    Age Group: School Age
    Levels of Disability: All

    A comprehensive workshop on Basic American Sign Language that has been modified for use with small children who may have intact hearing but have communication difficulties.

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    The Beverage Choice Board

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Self-Advocacy
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: School Age, Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult
    Levels of Disability: Severe, Profound (low functioning)

    This beverage choice board is a tool you will want to use daily to help the adults you work with make independent drink choices. Easy-to-follow instructions so you can create this board for your group!

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    The Clerical Training Workbook

    Topic: Supported Employment, Teaching Techniques, Being Active and Productive in Society (Goal 7)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Use this excellent training tool to help consumers learn about and complete clerical tasks. The workbook can be customized for specific job sites or tasks. This is a great concrete, visual teaching tool!

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    The Community Training Game

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships (Goal 2)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: Young Adult, Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate, Severe

    The Community Training Game is a fun and interesting way to teach the skills necessary for successful use of the community. Through play, learners can become familiar with program volunteer sites, rights and responsibilities and community awareness skills.

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    The Democratic Distributor

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    The Democratic Distributor makes "being fair" simple. Never worry again about how to assign chores, job tasks, or even seats. Download these simple instructions and uses and start distributing fairly!

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    The Folding Board

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Help the people you work with avoid that unappealing rumpled look and build skills for organization and care of clothing. Almost no supplies are required to teach this helpful folding skill! All you need is a sturdy piece of cardboard

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    The Money Skills Board

    Topic: Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    This attractive tool teaches multiple skills all through visual boards. Teach currency identification, money value and what different values can purchase. Download easy to follow instructions now!

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    The Pedestrian Light Signal

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult, School Age
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    The Pedestrian Light Signal is a creative tool for practicing safe street crossing without leaving the building! Detailed instructions will help you to build a light with picture signals matching your local pedestrian street light.

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    The Pocket Shopper

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Community Inclusion, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Young Adult, Adult, Transition, Senior
    Levels of Disability: Moderate, Severe, Profound (low functioning)

    The Pocket Shopper is a picture and sign language system that will help people with limited verbal skills or hearing impairments to become more independent shoppers. Follow the step-by-step instructions to put together this functional and fun to use teaching tool.

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    The Relationship Project

    Topic: Relationships and Sexuality, Teaching Techniques, Building and Maintaining Positive Relationships (Goal 2)
    Format: Manual
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate

    People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) might have difficulty in forming intimate relationships. This innovative five part series teaches the required essential skills.

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    The Safe People Folder

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Adult
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate, Severe

    The Safe People Folder helps staff teach the difficult concepts of "strangers" and "safe" people through a game-like visual tool. Sample pictures of community workers are included along with step-by-step instructions for this easy-to-make teaching resource.

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    The Savvy Shopper

    A Money and Shopping Skills Curriculum

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Having a Home (Goal 6)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    "The Savvy Shopper" is a collection of resources to use in teaching both money and shopping skills to individuals who function in the severe to mild range of intellectual disability. Using activities and games, participants learn to identify and add currency, prepare a budget, identify types of stores and merchandise for sale, and make simple purchases.

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    The Travel Safety Bus

    Using My MetroCard

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: School Age, Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult
    Levels of Disability: Moderate, Severe

    Use this creative "bus" to teach people the correct way to insert a Metrocard on a public bus. This tool also incorporates counting out quarters for a bus trip if not using a Metrocard.

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    Thematic Teaching

    Introduction to "Creating a Theme-Based Training Curriculum"

    Topic: Putting people first (Goal 1), Teaching Techniques
    Format: PowerPoint/Presentation
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    This template for thematic teaching will assist you in developing clear and creative curriculum materials. Moving from brainstorming to fully formed activity plans, this template gives staff the tools for successful and meaningful programming!

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    Tips for Creating a Token Economy

    Topic: Challenging Behaviors, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: Handout/Review Sheet
    Population: All
    Age Group: School Age
    Levels of Disability: All

    Are you looking for ideas to support positive behaviors through a token economy? Download this handy tool loaded with tips for building a successful system for school-age children

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    Travel Safety Challenge

    Topic: Community Inclusion, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Safety (Goal 5)
    Format: Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: School Age, Adolescent, Young Adult, Adult, Senior
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning)

    Go ahead, take the challenge! The Travel Safety Challenge is an exciting way to teach the skills necessary to navigate the community safely. This teaching tool can be easily modified to meet the specific needs of your program.

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    Using the Bathroom

    A Multi-Sensory Teaching Tool

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Healthy Lifestyles, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: Lesson Plan
    Population: All
    Age Group: Young Adult, Adult, Transition
    Levels of Disability: Mild (high functioning), Moderate, Severe

    This multi-sensory teaching tool addresses the issues of privacy and hygiene in Relation to using the bathroom. It provides staff with excellent photos, relevant questions, and discussion topics.

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    Victor's Picture Chart

    Helping Him Remember

    Topic: Aging, Teaching Techniques, Supporting Good Health (Goal 4)
    Format: Teaching Tool
    Population: All
    Age Group: Senior, Adult
    Levels of Disability: All

    This picture system is a simple but effective way to help someone with memory loss remember and practice expected behaviors.

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    What Should I Wear Today?

    Topic: Teaching Techniques, Self-Advocacy, Being Active and Productive in Society (Goal 7)
    Format: Teaching Tool, Game/Activity
    Population: All
    Age Group: All
    Levels of Disability: All

    Do the adults you work with have difficulty choosing clothing that meets weather needs? What Should I Wear Today? is a tool that teaches the learner to dress for the weather forecast. With this easy-to-make book, the learner

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