Balanced Literacy for Students with Complex Needs- Recorded Webinar




$40

START:
March 25, 2015
DURATION:
1 Hour

INSTRUCTORS:

SUSAN NORWELL
MA Special Education Instructor, Previous- Professor at Northeastern Illinois University, Current- Full-time Professor at Rett University

Categories

Literacy , Susan Norwell

Watch this recorded webinar for an introduction to the concept of the Balanced Literacy model also known as the Four Block Model as conceptualize by Jim and Patricia Cunningham.  This model is easily adapted for students with Rett Syndrome and other complex disabilities.  The content is appropriate for both parents and school professionals.  A knowledge of reading instruction is not necessary as this webinar will support beginners and seasoned reading instructors who want to learn how to adapt what they know about reading for students who are nonverbal with severe motor limitations. The Balanced Literacy Model and each of the 4 blocks will be defined, explained and modeled through video examples with young students and adults. 

Resources will include presentation handouts, an example of a Guided Reading Book built in Communicator 5, link to Making Words book and suggested apps.

 

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Focus on: Everyday Activities, Play and Interaction & Book Reading.

This live webinar will build upon the Modeling Part 1 webinar to extend communication and modeling with a focus on increasing the combination of symbols to convey a novel idea. High-tech options will be modeled for the slightly more advanced communicator. Participants will view videos that demonstrate how to model on an eye-gaze device utilizing my adapted SonoFlex pages and Snap + CoreFirst. All modeling will be embedded into the three avenues for language development

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