Title: IEP Goals Related to the Common Core for OT/PT
By: Your Therapy Source Inc
Summary: Download of 6 files to align ELA and Math standards for grades K-2 with educationally relevant OT/PT goals
Here is a large goal bank for school based occupational and physical therapy that is aligned with the English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics common core standards for grades K-2. It is meant to provide guidance and suggestions on relating occupational and physical therapy goals to the common core curriculum in order to establish educationally relevant goals for a student's individualized education program (IEP). The document is divided into six sections: ELA Standards and Goals K, ELA Standards and Goals Grade 1, ELA Standards and Goals Grade 2, Math Standards and Goals K, Math Standards and Goals Grade 1 and Math Standards and Goals Grade 2.
The suggested goals are divided into sections:
grasp/ manipulation/ fine motor/ coordination
visual tracking/ visual attention/ visual perceptual skills
adaptive equipment/ technology use
higher level gross motor skills
This document is not meant to be an all inclusive goal bank for school based therapy. It is meant to offer suggestions to align
OT/PT goals with the Common Core. It also helps to establish how pediatric occupational and physical therapy can support students to reach their educational goals.