Persons with Disabilities Teacher Resources

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The Rights to Education

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Do all kids in the US have access to a quality education? What barriers do English language learners face? What about kids from tough neighborhoods? What about kids with disabilities, gay kids, pregnant kids? Class members listen to the...
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Pets and People Helping Each Other

For Teachers 1st - 4th
Students examine ways that service dogs assist disable people. After reading the book, "A Service Dog Goes to School," they write summaries and define vocabulary terms. Students write letters to a disabled guest speaker expressing what...
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Exploring Disability

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore through drama how disabled people may be treated by society.
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Parking Pass

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students look at the rights and laws created to assist individuals with physical disabilities.  In this lesson on fair treatment for all, students discuss symbols that related to people with disabilities. They create a new parking pass...
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Amazing Young Sports People

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students read the book Amazing Young Sports People about disabled youth that participate in sports. In this reading and sports lesson plan, students complete language arts activities related to the book.
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Boy Scout Merit Badge: Disabilities Awareness

For Students 8th
In this boy scout merit badge:  disabilities awareness instructional activity, 8th graders research the topic using the websites listed, answer 7 detailed questions about access, agencies, disabled people, careers, advocacy then perform...
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Intermediate Paragraph Correction

For Students 4th - 6th
In this intermediate paragraph correction worksheet, learners answer questions about errors in sentences. In this multiple choice worksheet, students answer eight questions.
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KIDS ON THE BLOCK PUPPET SHOW

For Teachers K
Students explore issues concerning physical disabilities in an entertaining format of a puppet show. They interact and participate when asked to during the show, discuss what they learned from the puppet show.
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Disabilities Day

For Students 5th - 10th
In this Disabilities Day instructional activity, students complete activities such as read the passage, match the phrases, fill in the blanks, choose the correct word, multiple choice fill in, correct the spelling, put text in correct...
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Racing for Equality

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine the Americans with Disabilities Act and the rights that it grants to disabled Americans. They apply this legislation to a discrimination lawsuit filed by wheelchair athletes involved in the New York Marathon.
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Worksheet 12: Reading -- Helen Keller: An Amazing Woman

For Students 2nd - Higher Ed
Using this worksheet, students review information about Helen Keller, and practice identifying vocabulary about this famous woman. This fill-in-the-blank worksheet could be used an a reading comprehension page, vocabulary review, or ESL...
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What If It Happened To Me? A Look At The Disabled in Society

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners examine what it would be like to be disabled. They read literature with characters who have disabilities and discuss how society treats people with disabilities. They write an essay explaining why they are "normal."
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The Home Front

For Students 4th - 5th
In these World War II home front worksheets, students read several passages about the home front during World War I. Students learn about the evacuation plan, rationing methods, the women, and the home guard.
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Disability and Diversity

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Learners list the problems with your school's physical environment for people with some of the disabilities already listed. They also list some of the problems with some peoples' attitudes and suggest problem-solving remedies.
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Helen Keller: An Amazing Woman

For Students 4th - 5th
In this reading comprehension activity, students read a true story about Helen Keller. Students fill in the 8 blanks in the story with the correct word from the word bank.
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Man's Continuing Inhumanity to Man

For Teachers 4th - 11th
Students explore social justice issues. In this human justice lesson, students examine the meaning of words associated with minority groups and investigate genocide throughout history.
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INTEGRITY

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Learners explore the concept of acting with integrity and fairness and about the consequences of our actions including moral issues and attitudes. They inquire how to look beyond surface impressions and prejudice in oneself and others....

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