Special Needs Programs | These are some ideas on using objects and hands-on activities while helping ESL learners read. I like the exercise where kids find objects that fit a given descriptive word, which could be a good sensory activity for other special needs kids as well.
You have been hired by LEGOs to design and build a new toy! You have 90 minutes to build a prototype, design a magazine ad, and fill out a self-reflection journal with your Design Team! This collaborative, hands-on activity fosters team-building, critical thinking, problem-solving, communication, and social skills amongst your students! It also allows you to assess learning and communication styles. Learning Objectives, Teaching Tips, and Common Core State Standards all included. FREE!