Adapted Life skills
Adapted Life Skills is a full-year, online, live class that will be engaging and interactive. Taught by Cindy LaJoy, this course will offer gentle assistance and guidance as your struggling learner focuses on 3 Main Areas: Marketplace Skills, Social and Workplace Skills, and Daily Health and Hygiene Skills. And you can rest assured that this is a practical, engaging, hands on class!
- Daily Marketplace Skills -Students will virtually go into the marketplace and learn how to budget as well as how to make wise spending decisions.
- Daily Social & Workplace Skills – Students will “visit” a workplace and then learn how to behave appropriately in a social environment.
- Daily Health & Hygiene Skills – Students will “return” to their homes and learn about good and appropriate health and hygiene.
What to Expect
The teacher will utilize discussion, reading passages, graphic organizers, real-world activities, crossword, word search and comprehension quiz, for the Adapted Life Skills course, which combines high interest concepts with lower vocabulary to ensure all learners comprehend the essential skills required in life. This course and educator will ensure a sensitive, nurturing learning environment for students who have had less academic success.
Each section will include short videos, worksheets, and discussions to get your teen thinking about what it will take to live and thrive as a young adult.
Required Materials: Will be supplied by the instructor
Be sure to check out the Adapted English and the Adapted U.S. History for a full year of academic success! If you need guidance about the best fit for your struggling learner, Special Needs Academic Advising can offer your guidance and direction, save you money and bring you the peace of mind you’ve been looking for!