Overview - UNIQUE LEARNING SYSTEM SUB - INT (3-4) -5 LICENSES
A Symbols-Based Curriculum for Students with Cognitive Disabilities.
The Unique Learning System, a News-2-You product, provides eight
thematic units of academic instruction throughout the school year in four grade
bands (elementary, intermediate, middle school, and high school).
Three levels of differentiated instruction allow students of varying cognitive
abilities to participate using similar activities. This innovative program is
especially effective for students who use symbols and other visuals to communicate.
With clearly stated IEP goals based on state content standards and 25 ready-to-use
lesson plans for each science or social studies unit, this web-based program
also incorporates reading, language arts, math, and writing. Each month, educators
simply download one unit and are instantly ready to teach.
Real-world applications are interwoven within academic components and
Communication skills, social skills, and career development skills
Choice-making skills, self-advocacy skills, and independence skills
Problem-solving skills and decision-making skills
Seamless integration with the News-2-You newspaper
SymbolStix symbols to provide consistency across both products
The Unique Learning System curriculum provides educators with several
useful tools, including an online assessment tool and helpful progress monitoring
strategies. There is no software to learn or install. Best of all, this easy-to-use
program gives teachers the tools to meet the individual learning needs of all