Carolyn Silverwood

Carolyn Silverwood

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ADHD and Executive Function - "The inconsistencies in performance often reported by people with ADHD can be understood and articulated by being aware of what function is involved. This information is invaluable when setting up structure and a system for success."

ADHD and Executive Function - The inconsistencies in performance often reported by people with ADHD can be understood and articulated by being aware of what function is involved.

EASY ways to make BRAIN BREAKS successful in your classroom.  Want to know more about brain breaks and how they work? This post is FULL is great ideas for implement brain breaks in any class!

EASY ways to make BRAIN BREAKS successful in your classroom. Want to know more about brain breaks and how they work? This post is FULL is great ideas for implement brain breaks in any class! by sabrina

Importance of Games in Learning

Why are games good for learning? Ever wondered what all the fuss is about around serious games? Take a look at this infographic for an overview of why games are good for learning.

Transition Box for kids with Special Needs. such a key element and a lot of teachers have no idea about it. Great idea!

Transition Box for kids with Special Needs. such a key element and a lot of teachers have no idea about it. great for helping a child transition into an unfamiliar environment (pics of people there with names, sensory toy(s), favorite snack, etc).

Definitely worth the 5-10 minutes it takes to read this!   Educational Leadership - May 2013 - Page 24

How Poverty Affects Classroom Engagement- Educational Leadership - May 2013 - Page worth the minutes it takes to read

Defining Executive Functioning

Executive Function Chart - Descriptions and signs of dysfunction (View only) Good to know for teens and younger kids

I have a treat for you today! One hot topic in the education world today is executive functioning. Anne-Marie Morey reached out to me to write a post about how to help students that are distracte...

Why your students can't stay seated, organized or focused (and what to do about it). 6 ways to teach distracted, disorganized students.

Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics & Related Mental Health Diagnoses in Children -- this is a GREAT chart for parents who are trying to figure out what actions of their kiddo is what part of mental health (many parents have children with multiple diagnoses and are trying to figure out "is this behavior the ADHD or the anxiety?, etc."

Overlapping Behavioral Characteristics & Related Mental Health Diagnoses in Children -- this is a GREAT chart for caregivers and therapists with kiddos with multiple diagnoses.

8 Classroom Accommodations for Dyslexic Students (and all students) via Reading Horizons #UDL #SPED #ELA

How to Make Your Classroom Dyslexia Friendly Infographic - e-Learning Infographics See on Scoop.it - Education Matters - (tech and non-tech) “The Classroom Dyslexia Friendly Infographic presents