Here you will find supplemental information including information on different types of disabilities, glossary of terms, and additional student forms and handouts to use in your classroom.

“Inside Scoop” pages- provide basic information on the following disabilities:
Autism (pdf)
Cerebral Palsy (pdf)
Down syndrome (pdf)
Epilepsy (pdf)
Hearing Impairments (pdf)
Intellectual Disabilities (pdf)
Learning Disabilities (pdf)
Tourette syndrome (pdf)
Visual Impairments (pdf)

Disability “Tips” pages-provide tips for interacting with a person with the following disabilities:

Cerebral Palsy (pdf)
Developmental Disabilities (pdf)
Hearing Impairments (pdf)
Epilepsy (pdf)
Learning Disabilities (pdf)
Mobility Impairments (pdf)
Tourette syndrome (pdf)
Visual Impairments (pdf)

Glossary of terms:

Elementary (K-3) (pdf)
Grades 4-8 (pdf)
Grades 9-12 (pdf)

Accessibility Survey – Allows students to test the accessibility of their school to determine the overall “accessibility score” of the building. (pdf)
Adaptive Sports and Recreational Activities – A packet of information on various adaptive sports and activities for people with disabilities. (pdf)
Braille: Deciphering the Code – An informational packet describing the basics of Braille (pdf)
Independent Living Aids – A packet of information of various aids and adaptive equipment for people with disabilities. (pdf)
List of Acceptable Terms – A list of acceptable versus unacceptable terminology to use when referring to people with disabilities. (pdf)
Myths and Misconceptions Quiz – A true or false quiz on common misconceptions of people with disabilities. (pdf)
Myths and Misconceptions Answer Key – Answers and discussion points for the myths quiz (pdf)
Symbol of Access – Student handout. (pdf)
Ticket out the Door – Student handout to be used for “ticket out the door” questions provided with each lesson. (pdf)