Buxton's Classroom

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Core vocabulary is essential. The are the most powerful, functional words we can teach our students. In this set, I have included 10 core vocabulary boards. The first begins with 6 words/symbols (I, do/did, more, all done, different, no/not) and
Subjects:
Special Education, Speech Therapy, Vocational Education
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Other, Printables, For Parents
$6.50
Digital Download PDF (2.23 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
Too often, we try to work on comparing and contrasting in an expressive manner without first teaching the concept. In this activity, students and the therapist/teacher work together to teach the concept by sorting pictures that represent statements
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$3.00
1
Digital Download PDF (1.44 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product targets teaching/learning the concepts/meaning of Who?, What?, When? and Where? Each of these question terms is represented by 40 pictures (for 160 total). Directions: Print and laminate. Cut apart each of the pictures that represent
Subjects:
Special Education, EFL - ESL - ELD, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$4.75
Digital Download PDF (2.60 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
Did the Alligator Go Through or Around?This interactive book teaches students the concepts of the prepositions "through" and "around." There are 8 scenes including: lake, splash pad, baseball field, desert, garden, and others. Our alligator friend
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$2.50
1
Digital Download PDF (2.56 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product is a bundle of 3 other products in my store. It contains 300 pictures/150 pairs of antonyms ranging from basic, to intermediate, to advanced (50 pairs at each level). If you do not need all three levels, you can purchase each level
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Flash Cards, Printables, Games
$7.50
Digital Download ZIP (4.55 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product targets vocabulary for intermediate antonyms, appropriate for K, 1st, and 2nd grades (or a student of any age whose vocabulary correlates with these grade levels).Use as an expressive naming activity or use a receptive approach with a
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Speech Therapy
Grades:
2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th
Types:
Flash Cards, Printables, Games
$3.00
Digital Download PDF (2.96 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product targets vocabulary for intermediate antonyms, appropriate for K, 1st, and 2nd grades (or a student of any age whose vocabulary correlates with these grade levels).Use as an expressive naming activity or use a receptive approach with a
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Flash Cards, Printables, Games
$3.00
Digital Download PDF (2.71 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product targets vocabulary for the earliest basic antonyms, appropriate for PK, K, and 1st grade (or a student of any age whose vocabulary correlates with these grade levels).Use as an expressive naming activity or use a receptive approach with
Subjects:
Vocabulary, EFL - ESL - ELD, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st
Types:
Flash Cards, Printables, Games
$3.00
Digital Download PDF (2.66 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This PDF contains 51 pages including: 1 cover page, 25 pages with 4 pictures (3 related and 1 unrelated picture), and 25 pictures that explain or provide the answer to "What Doesn't Belong?" The students get the opportunity to provide a response
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Thematic Unit Plans, Activities, Printables
$4.25
Digital Download PDF (6.35 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This activity is an editable PowerPoint presentation. It contains 51 pages including: 1 cover page, 25 pages with 4 pictures (3 related and 1 unrelated picture), and 25 pictures that explain or provide the answer to "What Doesn't Belong?" The
Subjects:
Vocabulary, Special Education, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Activities, Printables
$4.25
Digital Download PPTX (17.06 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
Ready to teach your kids long vowel + silent 'e' patterns? This activity will help. If you are ready to teach silent 'e,' then chances are your students are able to read CVC or other short vowel single syllable words (ex. CCVC, CVCC). This
Subjects:
Reading, Spelling, Phonics
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
$4.50
Digital Download PDF (4.46 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product contains 14 sets of 3 pictures (42 in all) to teach the grammatical structures of comparative and superlative terms/endings. The pictures
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Grammar, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Printables
$1.75
Digital Download PDF (3.58 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
So many of my students need visual supports or a schedule of steps for using the toilet. This was created to avoid students coming out of the bathroom before pulling pants up or flushing. The pictures can be moved from one part of the schedule to
Subjects:
Special Education, Life Skills, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Printables, For Parents, Task Cards
$0.99
Digital Download PDF (0.24 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
So many of my students need step by step visual supports for washing hands. Laminate and post by the sink to support your students who may needs a visual schedule for washing hands.
Subjects:
Special Education, Life Skills, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Printables, For Parents, Task Cards
$0.99
2
Digital Download PDF (0.34 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product targets decoding skills for CVC words, including all 5 short vowel sounds (a, e, i, o, u). Students have the ability to practice decoding independently, by first attempting to sound out the CVC word, then flipping the card to check a
Subjects:
EFL - ESL - ELD, Other (ELA), Reading Strategies
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Word Walls, Printables, Literacy Center Ideas
CCSS:
RF.K.3, RF.K.3a, RF.K.3b
$4.50
1
Digital Download PDF (2.86 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
Low tech language boards provide a nice model for students who are learning to use more complex and higher tech AAC systems. But, aided language boards can be used across all types of communication needs. We know that visual supports for spoken
Subjects:
Special Education, Life Skills, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Thematic Unit Plans, Printables
$0.99
1
Digital Download PDF (0.71 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product contains a board game with 30 school themed questions (6 each targeting Who, What, When, Where, and Why). The questions AND answers are each paired with pictures representing the language/text. Each question and answer is color coded.
Subjects:
Special Education, Back to School, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Activities, Fun Stuff, Games
$2.25
Digital Download ZIP (2.24 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
This product contains 47 pictures of words with initial /r/ phonemes. Use this simple product to play games such as: Matching, Go-fish, Old Maid (Old Maid Image/Card included), or others. *****You will need to print the activity twice in order to
Subjects:
Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Activities, Flash Cards, Games
$1.50
1
Digital Download ZIP (4.07 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
Low tech language boards provide a nice model for students who are learning to use more complex and higher tech AAC systems. But, aided language boards can be used across all types of communication needs. We know that visual supports for spoken
Subjects:
Special Education, Life Skills, Speech Therapy
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
Activities, Printables, For Parents
$0.99
1
Digital Download PDF (0.61 MB)
By Buxton's Classroom
**Please note that this product has been updated as the last page of the original file was unusable. A zip file has been created so you can print all but the last page of the larger file and the corrected last page for the complete product.
Subjects:
Special Education, Reading Strategies, Speech Therapy
Grades:
PreK, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd
Types:
Lesson Plans (Individual), Activities, Printables
$2.50
2
Digital Download ZIP (0.64 MB)
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

I received my Master's degree in 2002. After one year as an adult outpatient therapist for a regional hospital, I began working at an elementary school in 2003. My school houses both a separate class of students with Autism and an inclusion program for students with Autism. My caseload ranges from 45-55 students, about half of whom are children with Autism.

MY TEACHING STYLE

My job is first and foremost about communication. This is the way I approach my teaching. Whether it's verbal, gestural, or augmentative/alternative, my goal is to engage the students. I don't teach to them, I teach with them. My students play an active role in their therapy. My lesson plans are driven by a combination of their needs and interests. With so many of my students being children with Autism, engagement is essential to success. I follow their lead and let them guide me in my planning. My methodologies are different for each of my students. I have to pay attention to what they are telling me, even when they aren't really telling me with words. I differentiate to each student. The better I understand each of their needs, the more effective I will be.

HONORS/AWARDS/SHINING TEACHER MOMENT

Teacher of the Year 2007 Mentor of the Year 2007

MY OWN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY

North Carolina State University - 1996-1998 University of North Carolina at Greensboro - 1998 - 2000: Bachelor's of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders (summa cum laude) University of North Carolina at Greensboro - 2000 - 2002: Master's Degree in Speech Pathology (summa cum laude)

ADDITIONAL BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

In the last five years, a large part of my career has focused on supervision. In addition to supervising clinical fellows, speech/language pathology assistants, and novice teachers, I spent the last three years supervising first year graduate students in collaboration with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Supervising first year graduate students is typically done only by the clinical staff at the university. The clinical supervisors at UNCG approached me in 2009 to propose the collaboration. I received specific training in supervision and together with the clinical staff, we presented this collaboration as a possible model of supervision at the NC Speech and Hearing Conference and at ASHA in 2012.

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