This module covered the following Disability Categories:
- Orthopedic Impairments
- Other Health Impairments
- Specific Learning Disabilities
- Speech and Language Impairments
- Traumatic Brain Injury
- Visual Impairments
The module also covered the Gifted Child.
For this assignment you will select one of the Disability Categories from this module’s lecture that is NOT from the same Disability Category of your selected exceptional child for your course project and then answer questions about the disability on a worksheet.
To complete this assignment, do the following:
- Research this category in regards to the educational challenges and modifications that can be made. Use 2-3 reputable resources (for example, research journals, articles, or books). You may use your textbook for one of these resources.
- Download and complete the worksheet for this assignment below. As you answer the questions in the worksheet, consider the disability category, the setup of the learning environment, daily schedules, lighting, materials, and/or furniture.