Resources

A collection of my essays, activities, and case studies for supporting the education of disabled/chronically ill and neurodivergent children.

Adapted Halloween Games (+ FREE Printable Games)

Adapted Halloween Games (+ FREE Printable Games)

Halloween is an excellent theme for exploring new sights, sounds, and vocabulary.   Halloween invites: Play with words through rhymes and songs Multisensory experiences (autumn scents, new textures, eerie sounds, creative sights) Props to be used year-round...

Back-to-School Planners

Back-to-School Planners

Another academic year is underway. There's something about September and back-to-school that helps us reset! I have a bunch of FREE specialized and academic planners on my site to help you get started. I like doing an initial brain dump and quick organization of...

Debriefing Professional Development (+ FREE Organizer!)

Debriefing Professional Development (+ FREE Organizer!)

Get the most out of your professional development. How often have you left PD workshops motivated and inspired, only to return to your routine the next day? Your notes end up at the bottom of a pile because you are overwhelmed with daily tasks. You plan to find time...

Planning for Adapting Board Games (+ FREE Planner)

Planning for Adapting Board Games (+ FREE Planner)

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Adapting games is time-consuming and sometimes even costly. Designers and manufacturers must consider accessibility from the planning...

More Essays, Activities, and Case Studies

Adapting Physical Games

Adapting Physical Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Physical games are games often played with the entire body. It requires standing, jumping, moving around, etc. This may pose a...

Adapting 3D Games

Adapting 3D Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. 3D games are any games with solid three-dimensional pieces we can manipulate. In many ways, they resemble toys.   Popular 3D...

Adapting Card Games

Adapting Card Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Popular Card Games Uno Go Fish! Crazy Eights Old Maid     Card Game Challenges for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids...

Adapting Chutes and Ladders Games

Adapting Chutes and Ladders Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Chutes and Ladders are also known as Snakes and Ladders. They tend to be one of the first games played by young children because of...

Adapting Physical Games

Adapting Physical Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Physical games are games often played with the entire body. It requires standing, jumping, moving around, etc. This may pose a...

Adapting 3D Games

Adapting 3D Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. 3D games are any games with solid three-dimensional pieces we can manipulate. In many ways, they resemble toys.   Popular 3D...

Adapting Card Games

Adapting Card Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Popular Card Games Uno Go Fish! Crazy Eights Old Maid     Card Game Challenges for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids...

Adapting Chutes and Ladders Games

Adapting Chutes and Ladders Games

This article is part of the Adapting Board Games for Neurodivergent and Disabled Kids series. Find the main page for this series here. Chutes and Ladders are also known as Snakes and Ladders. They tend to be one of the first games played by young children because of...