Independent Living Skills Teacher Resources
Prepare learners with disabilities for success when it comes to independent living skills. Browse curriculum on everything from basic kitchen tools and grocery shopping to home safety and financial literacy.
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Understanding the Body, Day 3: Sexual Health & Hygiene
9th - 12th
Ideal for secondary moderately disabled special ed high schoolers, this instructional activity focuses on personal hygiene and self-care. They discuss a case study and role-play to introduce the importance of good hygiene then discuss...
Home Living / Daily Living Lesson Plan—Mastery Healthy Food
5th - 12th
Everyone needs to know how to eat well to stay healthy. Learners with mild disabilities log what they eat, discuss food choices, and review healthy foods. The lesson plan could be used to foster living skills in high-functioning...
Home Living / Daily Living: Personal Hygiene—Use of Napkin
1st - 12th
Staying clean is a big part of staying healthy and looking good in the community. Personal hygiene and napkin use are the focus of this activity. Your class will eat a messy food, look in a mirror to see if their face is messy, then...
Leisure Skill Participation Using Choice Training
9th - Higher Ed
It may seem odd to have to train a person to make free time choices, but for those with severe handicaps, it can be a skill that needs fostering. Provided is a list of steps, intended to train a severely disabled individual in choosing...