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Teaching language and communication to the mentally retarded

Schools Council (Great Britain). Education of Severely Educationally Subnormal Pupils Project

Teaching language and communication to the mentally retarded

by Schools Council (Great Britain). Education of Severely Educationally Subnormal Pupils Project

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Published by Methuen in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children with disabilities -- Education,
  • Language arts

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKen Leeming, Will Swann, Judith Coupe and Peter Warnock
    ContributionsLeeming, Ken
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 400 p. :
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22776926M
    ISBN 100416600514

    This study demonstrates how the efficiency of language training with children with mental retardation might be enhanced by coupling observational learning and matrix-training strategies. Full text Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (M), or click on a page image below to browse page by by: Inside Teaching Special Education: Mental Retardation Mental retardation is defined as a condition that includes below-average intellectual function and a lack of typical daily living skills.

    Robert and Denise Sedlak are noted for their work with mentally retarded young people. Teaching the Educable Mentally Retarded combines their training and experience to create an invaluable resource for both the practicing and beginning teacher of mildly retarded students. Practical suggestions, case studies, and real-life anecdotes are interwoven with research findings. Communicating Effectively. Some people with intellectual or developmental disabilities (IDD) have communication difficulties. People with intellectual disabilities or those whose disabilities directly affect speech, hearing, or sight are more likely to have communication difficulties.

    Language behavior of adults and children in interpersonal assemblies. Adult verbal behavior in 'play therapy' sessions with retarded children / Gerald M. Siegel. Verbal behavior of adults in two conditions with institutionalized retarded children / Gerald M. Siegel and Jerome P. Harkins. Teaching English as a foreign language to mentally retarded persons is much more complicated than normal EFL learners, and it requires specific techniques and methods.


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Get this from a library. Teaching language and communication to the mentally retarded. [Ken Leeming; Schools Council (Great Britain). Education of. Teaching Language and Communication to the Mentally Handicapped (Routledge Library Editions: Special Educational Needs) [Leeming, Ken, Swann, Will, Coupe, Judith, Mittler, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Teaching Language and Communication to the Mentally Handicapped (Routledge Library Editions: Special Educational Needs)Cited by: 1. In Teaching Students With Mental Retardation, special and mainstream teachers will find highly effective strategies for enhancing the academic and social skills of students with mental retardation in their classrooms.

Offering a pre-test, post-test, and key vocabulary terms, this exceptional resource also discusses. Publisher Summary. This chapter discusses language handicaps in mentally retarded children.

If language is to develop normally, children must have the following: (1) constant experience of such language in their environment, (2) adequate hearing for speech, (3) the ability to appreciate the meaning conveyed by the pattern of the auditory stimulus, (4) the ability to turn these concepts.

Language, Cognitive Deficits, and Retardation presents the fundamental issue of the relationship between semantics and syntax. It discusses the acquisition of the rules governing them and their interaction.

It addresses the progress made in relation to the problem of how sub-diagnoses affect the model of language learning. Language learning helps mentally retarded students b e active and enthusiastic in class, and learning through computer is something they reall y prefer, and.

Extract of sample "Teaching Strategies for Students that are Mental Retarded" Download file to see previous pages The mutilation of students who are mentally disturbed in reading skills of comprehension display differences in accordance with their disability level. Flanders' Interaction Analysis, which classifies verbal interaction into 10 categories, was used to compare two groups consisting of seven trainable mentally retarded (TMR) classrooms each.

The sample was selected from the extremes of a population of 87 TMR classrooms on the basis of their teachers' high (tending to flexibility and harmony) or low (tending to rigidity and Author: Melvyn I. Semmel. The curriculum guide suggests ideas, activities, procedures, and materials for teaching the educable mentally retarded at the elementary, junior high, and high school levels.

For the elementary level, the guide covers the areas of maturational skills and concepts and social skills, reading, writing, spelling, arithmetic, social relationships (life functions, social studies, health, Author: Carol D.

Bailey. the education of mentally retarded children for assistance in meeting the needs of these pupils. Special teachers, in particular, have expressed a desire for general guidelines which will be helpful to them in developing and carrying out an instructional program for retarded students.

This guide has been developed in an attempt to meet this need. This book is intended both as a comprehensive review and discussion of the major studies of language development and functioning in mentally retarded (MR) persons over the last fifty years, and as an exploration of a number of important issues in this field.

*The use of the term mental retardation is in line with the recommendations of the American Association on Mental. Research on language and communication development and intervention in persons with mental retardation has been conducted at a fast and furious pace during the last two decades.

Past attempts to summarize this research have been rather restricted, focusing on a single, narrowly defined substantive domain such as lexical development, or of a.

Teaching Language to Mentally Retarded Deaf Children: A Review of the Literature and a Description of One Classroom Program Charlotte H. Shepard, M.A. A special language program for intermediate level multi-handicapped deaf students was de-veloped at the Oregon State School for the Deaf. Basically a "survival language" curriculum, the.

An Introduction to Development of Curriculum for Educable Mentally Retarded Visually Handicapped Adolescents. American Foundation for the Blind, New York, N.Y. Pub Date 68 Notep. EDRS Price MF -$ HC-$ Descriptors-Adolescents, Arithmetic, Communication Skills, *Curriculum, Educable Mentally Handicapped.

Excerpt from Term Paper: teaching profoundly mentally retarded people. The writer explores historic methods and also discusses current methods of teaching such students. There were 10 sources used to complete this paper.

Articles include: (1) "An Introduction to Travel Training" (Margaret M. Groce) discusses the support for travel training provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and identifies skills that are required for traveling independently; (2) "What Equal Access to Transportation Means" (April M.

The rate and extent at which a child learns language is in proportion to the degree of the retardation.

The more extensive the retardation is, the harder it is for the child to learn language. Mentally retarded children begin producing single words about 2 years later than normal children.

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Doctor answers on Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and More: Dr. Snead on teaching strategies for children with mental retardation: It is an alternative to institutionalizing individuals with ld's into residential treatment facilities.

Acceptance and intergration in the public communities are essential and vital to allowing them to have the best quality of life without preconception. The community nurse pays attention to the protection of the mentally retarded individual's health, and identifies and treats minor ailments encountered by the mentally retarded individual.

Because of the disability of the adults, lacking communication and obstacles in the exchange and interpretation of communication, could take place between Author: B Scrooby, SD Roos, AC Gmeiner.Training in life skills is one of the important interventions for people with intellectual difficulties.

Life skills include self care skills such as eating, dressing and bathing, as well as other daily living skills like shopping, banking, phone use and housekeeping. Being independent in these skills enables a person to live independently.Often a mentally retarded child develops fair skills and abilities and becomes a useful citizen of the state but in order to do this, the mentally retarded child must have his/her chance (Kaur,pg 33) 2.

Challenges experienced in Teaching Daily Living Skills The teaching of DLS to learners with MR has its own challenges, such as lack of.