What Are Life Skills? Life skills must be taught to students in special education to help them become independent and successful. Life skills instruction combines academic, daily living, occupational, and interpersonal skills to teach students how to live and work in the community. Trying to find time in our busy school day to fit in these lessons is really hard but we can try and practice them at school and home!
Use this resource as part of your Life Skills Curriculum. You can use the activities included as a whole group or in small group instruction. I would also make this an independent center! There is enough content in this resource to last the entire month. This resource goes over topics like reading nutrition labels, going out to eat, the 5 food groups, and exercising!
Download a free adapted book here from the Personal Care and Hygiene unit
Included in this Unit?
- 4 adapted books with black and white versions
- visual mini schedule
- vocabulary cards
- “I CAN” statements
- 5 file folder games
- 5 task boxes
- BINGO game with calling cards
- binder cover and spines
- bin labels
- letter to parents
- lesson guidelines (including a blank version)
- IEP samples
- 4 different data tracking sheets
- mastery certificate
- 4 different craftivities (writing prompt and craft)
- cut & paste worksheets
- related worksheets
- assessments with picture support
- visual task analysis checklists
NEW*** now included a digital resource, a Boom Card Deck!
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Please download the PDF preview to make sure that this resource fits the needs of your classroom!
This Health & Nutrition Unit is from the bundle. See below with what this bundle will include
- Personal Care & Hygiene
- Meal Planning and Prep
- Health and Nutrition
- House Keeping
- Money: The Basics
- Money: Budgeting
- Safety & Emergency/Communication skills
- Coping with Stress
- Traveling & Transportation
- Leisure time
- Vocational Skills
- Social Skills
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