You are the director of a child care facility for children ages 3 to 5. As part of staff development night, you are going to create a PowerPoint presentation to educate your staff on three common disabilities among young children with special needs. You will also discuss the importance of family involvement in children with special needs and how your staff members can partner with parents to facilitate family involvement in your center. In your presentation, you will want to use multiple examples to illustrate knowledge of the culture and characteristics of the families and children with special needs. You should be able to describe how children with special needs will function or behave in the school setting. You should also take into consideration the child’s family traditions and culture.
Choose three disabilities from the list below for this Assignment:
Using the Unit 6 Assignment Template, complete a PowerPoint Presentation incorporating speaker notes to support your content. It is encouraged you follow the format of the template to ensure you include all components. For slides 2-8, you will need to use the speaker notes section below your slide to explain the bulleted concepts on the corresponding slide. Each speaker note section must be a minimum of one paragraph.
Include the following information in your presentation:
Slide 1: Title
Slide 2: Introduction
Slide 3: Disability #1
Slide 4: Disability #2
Slide 5: Disability #3
Slide 6: Family Involvement
Slide 7: Teaching a Social Skill & Cultural Sensitivity
Slide 8: Conclusion
Slide 9: References
Requirements for this Assignment
Present the required information from above in a presentation format incorporating a written component in the speaker notes section where indicated. Format your presentation with the following in mind:
Remember, it is important that your presentation section on learning style is personal, easy-to-follow, and well organized. Follow these guidelines to further engage the presentation audience: