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Mrs. Saltz's 6th Hour Mon & Wed DLS Class

Week of June 8-12

Learning Objective: Students will give their opinion on how to solve a social conflict and learn the meanings of idioms.

Materials Needed: “ A Friend Picks a Fight” worksheet (will be e-mailed), braille writer, paper, computer or I-pad.

Activity: Read “A Friend Picks a Fight” scenario and complete discussion questions.

Share how your activities went using the Student Progress Check In

Week of June 1-5

Learning Objective:

Students will interpret a food recipe.

Materials Needed:

Interpreting a recipe worksheet. (Yummy Bars) (will be e-mailed to you), braille writer or computer to record your answers

Activity:

Students will read the Yummy Cereal Bar recipe and answer the questions.

Share how your activities went using the Student Progress Check In

Week of May 26-29

Learning Objective: Students will distinguish between a credit card or a debit card.

Materials Needed: Credit card vs Debit card worksheet. Scenario worksheet. (will be e-mailed to you)

Activity: Part 1: Students will read descriptions and decide if it is a credit card or debit card. Part 2: Read the scenarios and answer questions.

Share how your activities went using the Student Progress Check In.

Week of May 18-22

Learning Objective: Students will review definitions of financial literacy vocabulary.

Materials Needed: Financial literacy worksheet, braille writer, paper, iPhone, or computer (worksheet will be e-mailed to you)

Activity: Read list of new financial literacy vocabulary and define.

Student Progress Check In

Week of May 11-15

Learning Objective: Students will learn trivia facts about pasta. Students will increase their independent living skills at home.

Materials Needed: Pasta trivia worksheet (worksheet will be e-mailed to you), braille writer and paper

Activity: Students will read “Pasta” trivia and research answers. Record your answers. Continue practicing your independent living skills at home.

Week of May 4-8

Learning Objective: Students will practice recording deposits and withdrawals.

Materials Needed: Worksheet: "Making Deposits and Withdrawals"; read and solve.

Activity: Students will read the "Making deposits and Withdrawals” worksheet story problems and solve. (Worksheet will be e-mailed)


Learning Objective: Students will demonstrate understanding of food safety techniques.

Materials Needed: Read Food Safety Word Challenge. Fill in the blanks using choices from Word Bank.

Activity: Read Food Safety Word Challenge worksheet. Fill in the blanks using the word bank. Work sheet will be e-mailed).

Week of April 20-24

Learning Objective: Students will identify self-awareness in the area of strengths and things that they need to work on.

Activity: Complete sentences or list your answers from the Self-Awareness worksheet. Print will be e-mailed and braille copies will be mailed to you.

Materials Needed: Self-Awareness worksheets/braille writer and paper

Week of April 6-10

Read financial vocabulary terms, research definitions and record answers.

Financial Literacy Vocabulary Terms:

  1. Budget

  2. Checking account

  3. Emergency fund

  4. Needs vs wants

  5. ATM

  6. Bankruptcy

  7. Savings account

  8. Contract

  9. Employee

  10. Employer

  11. Deposit

  12. Withdrawal

  13. Income

  14. Expenses

  15. Salary