STEM FOR SPECIAL ED PACKAGE
Students with special needs can enjoy rewarding careers in STEM fields! To achieve success in jobs related to CTE and STEM, students must demonstrate their relevant skills. Our toolkits provide the opportunity for students with special needs to discover their career interests, gain entry-level job skills and showcase these abilities to educators and employers. With science, engineering and math activities built into our career and life skills toolkits, we make learning relevant to employment and independent living!
Ideal for ALL Learners, including those with Special Needs.
Each Toolkit contains three hands-on kits to explore career areas and three life skills titles. Instruction is adaptable for all learners, including those with special needs.
TOOLKIT 1 CURRICULUM PACKAGE:
Caregiver – Adapted
Carpentry – Adapted
Banking: Credit & Loans
TOOLKIT 2 CURRICULUM PACKAGE:
Small Engine Repair – Adapted
Living On Your Own
Sales Tax, Discounts & Tips
TOOLKIT 3 CURRICULUM PACKAGE:
Food Service – Adapted
Medical Patient Care
Autobody Repair – Adapted
Banking: Checking & Savings
Healthy Meals On A Budget
TOOLKIT 4 CURRICULUM PACKAGE:
Greenhouse Work – Adapted
Health & Nutrition – Adapted
Managing Your Money
Renting An Apartment
+ Hands-on tools and manipulatives
+ Instructor notes
+ Student instructions
+ Pre-Post tests
+ Work Performance Benchmark assessments
+ Tutorial PowerPoints
+ Academic worksheets
+ Differentiated instruction for varied levels of learners
+ Evidence-based practices including video modeling & visual schedules
+ Digital files support remote learning and customization
+ Easy to use and administer
+ Motivating and engaging for students
+ Over 50 instructional hours per toolkit
STEM Academic Integration
These toolkits integrate science, math and other STEM academics into career exploration and life skills as students develop the academic skills needed to perform tasks.
Students apply academic instruction to job tasks, such as:
+ using math skills to make change, take measurements, or make recipes
+ using science knowledge to wire circuits or grow plants from seeds
+ using reading skills needed for carpentry
+ using problem-solving skills necessary for small engine repair
Students develop math and science skills by practicing key life skills:
+ Baking Math
+ Sale Tax, Discounts & Tips
+ Managing Your Money
Need more information about Career Exploration and Life Skills?
We can help your students develop skills for a career that is right for them!
Career exploration and job skills training includes supports for multiple learning levels.
Education on job preparation, independent living, social skills and personal health includes supports to increase accessibility for all types of learners.