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What are IEP Social Emotional Goal Examples for Preschool?

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What are some social emotional IEP goals examples? Developing social-emotional skills is crucial during the preschool years. With the rising prevalence of autism and the emphasis on social communication, setting relevant goals is vital. Discover a wide range of social emotional goal examples tailored for preschool and kindergarten students. From play goals, such as parallel […]

Preschool Social Skills Activity ACCESS Function

How do you teach social emotional skills to preschoolers? Working on social emotional skills to preschool or special education students can be tough! One way is to engage them in fun, interactive, and reinforcing social emotional activities! I’ve been working on simple but creative ways to do this, and my latest project is targeting the functions of […]

What are some Behavior Goals for Students with Autism?

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What are behavior goals for students with autism? Writing behavior goals for students with autism or preschoolers can be some of the most challenging because ALL preschoolers have challenges with self-regulation and emotion navigations, ammi right? What I try to do is 1) think of behaviors I want to INCREASE (and not just decrease), 2) think of […]

What are IEP Adaptive Goals for Preschoolers?

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What are adaptive goals for preschool? When I think of adaptive goals, I think of goals that help a student navigate their environment more independently and are not necessarily related to motor skills, cognitive skills, or emotional skills. Adaptive skills are more self-care like dressing, eating, grooming, and toileting, imitation (such an important early childhood […]

Preschool Social Emotional Activity ESCAPE Function

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How do you teach social emotional skills to preschoolers? Working on social emotional skills to preschool or special education students can be tough! One way is to engage them in fun, interactive, and reinforcing social emotional activities! I’ve been working on simple but creative ways to do this, and my latest project is targeting the functions of […]

Preschool Social Emotional Activity GAINING ATTENTION

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How do you teach social emotional skills to preschoolers? Working on social emotional skills to preschool or special education students can be tough! One way is to engage them in fun, interactive, and reinforcing social emotional activities! I’ve been working on simple but creative ways to do this, and my latest project is targeting the […]

Social Emotional Learning Story GREETINGS

Goofy Gary Learns to Greet Check out this exciting preschool social emotional learning social narrative and activity to use during circle time! This is one of many-to-come ORIGINAL social learning stories with original artwork. The story is presented in a choice format with the reader making choices when given a simple scenario. I love using books […]

Autism and Challenging Behaviors—The Trigger or Antecedent

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I was thinking about autism and challenging behavior today and the behavior management strategies to go with them. Whether it’s related to medication or controlling behavior or it’s a meltdown due to over-stimulation or a need to engage in repetitive behavior, behavior management techniques are really important for everyone’s sanity.  I’ll talk about challenging behavior strategies […]

5 Tips for Circle Time with Preschoolers Using Names and Faces

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Circle Time with Preschoolers Looking for some fun ideas for circle time with preschoolers? How about preschool or kindergarten morning meeting activities to help with classroom behavior management? Looking for ways to engage your special education preschoolers during the day? Working on name recognition or greeting friends? Check out these 5 quick tips! Simple and […]