Teaching Students with Adhd

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Teaching Students with ADHD Unit 6 Project Mary Smithers
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Teaching Students with ADHD I. Introduction
a. The number of students with ADHD is on the rise b. Teachers have to adjust their instructional methods and use non traditional strategies to reduce the stress these students feel and improve their academic performance.
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ADHD is a disability and it affects students in every level of their lives.
a. It affects their interaction with people their age b. It affects their relationship with teachers c. It affects how they learn

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What can parents do to help their children?
a. Parents should seek medical treatment b. Therapy is often times needed c. Medication is often prescribed

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What can teachers do?
a. Teachers can use peer instruction b. Teachers can modify instruction by using games and manipulatives c. Teachers can use computer assisted instruction

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Conclusion
Teachers have to change the way they teach students with ADHD. Traditional methods do not always work, especially with ADHD students

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Teachers have it rough. Their classes are crowded and they often times have to work with students that some people might see as being unruly, even unteachable. Many of these students actually have ADHD, a disability that prevents students with this problem from achieving success in school. New teachers have to understand what ADHD is…...

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