We found 83 reviewed resources for down syndrome
Yes We Can! Students with Autism & Down-Syndrome on the Drums!
1st - 5th
To learn about various topics and improve their social skills, learners with special needs play along with music on drums and other sound objects. Teachers take digital pictures of the young scholars participation and use them to make...
Chromosomes and Karyotypes
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New Review One in 150 babies born presents a chromosomal condition, and society is getting closer to recognizing these as normal variations. Scholars learn about chromosomes and karyotypes with a resource that focuses on Down Syndrome as well as...
Hereditary Defects: Down Syndrome and Sickle Cell Anemia
5th - 8th
Students solve problems like the following examples: 1. If you have 10,000 women, age 30, who have babies and one in 900 of these births will result in a Down syndrome baby, how many will have this disease? 2. 5,000 babies are born;...
Understanding and Supporting Our Peers with Cognitive Challenges
3rd - 6th
Students explore different federal laws promoting the education for the handicapped. In this literacy lesson, students brainstorm how they can help individual with Down syndrome. They read a fiction book related to the topic and discuss...
The Museum of Disability Resources: Reading Comprehension
K - 3rd CCSS: Adaptable
Everyone is different, and that makes everyone special. Combine empathy and reading skills with a series of reading comprehension activities from the Museum of Disability. The stories and questions encourage your class to see the world through the eyes of children with disabilities, and the ways that they navigate the problems they encounter.
Going SmokeFree Matters: Multiunit Housing
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If you smoke cigarettes in an apartment or condominium complex, the secondhand smoke can travel through walls, ventilation systems, and plumbing to your neighbors' homes. Learn more about the ways smoking can affect those living in...