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independent Work System Starter Kit for Autism--Elementary Version

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PreK - 5th, Homeschool
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  1. Everything you need to get your independent work system started for students with autism or special education needs in your classroom. It includes materials designed specifically for task boxes or preschool and elementary students.WHAT'S INCLUDED--Starter kit with everything you need to set up the w
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  2. All the visuals data sheets, communication tools and and supports you need to make your classroom a success. If you are teaching a self-contained or resource classroom for students with severe or complex disaibilites, this bundle saves you 10% over buying materials individually.Included are tools t
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This is a kit to get you started setting up independent work systems (also

sometimes called work boxes or structured work) for students with autism and

other students with special needs. This kit includes detailed instructions, pictures,

the ability to add your own visuals to backgrounds for schedules and

reinforcement, and signs and supports to make independent work effective in your


Another kit has been developed for middle and high school students with more

age-appropriate visuals for the schedules. Click here if you teach older students.


An e-book (PDF) of directions for setting up independent work systems in your

classroom and resources for tasks you can include.

A sign for independent work area (5 backgrounds)

Schedule Visuals (all in 5 background choices except the color schedule)

-1 set of colored matching schedule pieces

-2 pages of matching animal visuals

-1 page each of color matching dinosaurs, pumpkins, and rockets

-1 page of sports visuals

-1 page of monster visuals

-1 page of blue shape visuals (match to same color or red shapes)

-1 page of red shape visuals (match to same color or blue shapes)

-1 page each of visuals for spring, summer, winter and fall

-Numbers 1-120 schedule pieces

-Uppercase letter schedule pieces (match identical or lowercase to uppercase)

-Lowercase letter schedule pieces (match identical or lowercase to uppercase)

2 finished signs (that can be reproduced for as many stations as needed for the

finished area or finished box/bin (each in 5 backgrounds)

2 pages of common reinforcer or "whatʼs next" pictures (5 backgrounds)

❻ PDF and PowerPoint Editable (add info only) Mastery Lists

❼ Independent Work Reminders Poster / List

❽ Independent Work Data Sheets for 1, 2, 3, and 4 basket systems

List for other starter materials needed for work systems along with resources

for making tasks

➓ Links to a video and backgrounds for adding your own visuals to the system with

the same backgrounds

One of these kits can be used to set up multiple systems in one classroom. Please

buy multiple licenses if you want to use them in multiple classrooms.

Work systems are useful in resource and self-contained classrooms. They re also

an excellent tool to use for including children with special needs in the general

education classroom. Parents can also use them at home to keep children

engaged in work and leisure activities

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This product is copyrighted to Christine Reeve 2018 for use in one classroom. They may not be copied for additional classes without purchasing extra licenses. For bulk discounts, please email me at chris@autismclassroomresources.com

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