Help With My Essay:ADHD Presentation

Help With My Essay:ADHD Presentation

Using what you have learned so far about ADHD and inclusion, you will create a Power Point presentation that addresses the following scenario:

You have been asked by your administrator or director to give a 10 minute presentation to the school board regarding inclusion and ADHD.  The board wants to know specifically how this ever-increasing population of students is assisted and supported in an inclusive setting in your school or center.

Your administrator has asked that the following be included:

a.  An explanation of the steps to follow when a parent of a child without an ADHD diagnosis is seeking a diagnosis (e.g. describe the checklist or rating scale you will use alongside the parent and physician).

b.  An explanation of the federal laws associated with an ADHD diagnosis.

c.  A discussion of how parents can be kept involved in their child’s learning once the child has been diagnosed by a physician, psychologist, or neuropsychologist.

d.  An explanation of how students are specifically accommodated through the functional organization of the classroom.

How students are supported through organization of classroom space and assignments.

How students are supported in the delivery of instruction

e.  A discussion of the importance of a schedule (including how you provide breaks for a child with ADHD).

f.  A description of the brain regions, neurotransmitters, and physiological symptoms associated with ADHD.

g.  A discussion of how children with ADHD are encouraged to participate in lessons.

h.  A sample of how children are assisted with self-monitoring (e.g. a behavior checklist).

i.  A specific example of how a child is supported by using David (figure 5.8) as the model.  Summarize this child’s support.

j.  A specific example of a brain-based learning strategy that can be used in the classroom.