Classroom Support Plan: (RTI Process)

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Introduction: The Response to Intervention (RTI) is a multi-tier approach to the early identification and support of students with learning and behavior needs. The RTI process begins with instruction and universal screening of all children in the general education classroom. Struggling learners are provided with interventions at increasing levels of intensity to accelerate their rate of learning. These services may be provided by a variety of people including general education teachers, special educators, and specialists. The RTI system is all about progress which is closely monitored to assess both the learning rate and level of performance of individual students. Educational decisions and how to best implement them are based on…show more content…
The data collected during Tiers 1, 2, and 3 are included and used to make the eligibility decision. The most important role for the teacher during the RTI process is doing everything they can in their power to help the students become more efficient or better at any aspect they are struggling with. The teachers job is to find a way for the students to be the best they can be in the given environment. Tier 1: 1. “Lazy 8’s” is an example of one of the many activities which makes up Brain Breaks These activities are meant to be very short in order to provide all students with a short break during class. These activities can be especially helpful to student with a short attention span (ADD) because it gives them a built in time to be distracted at an appropriate time and to harbor their energy into something productive. Brain breaks are beneficial and can be implemented with all students, most will benefit from having a break. Lazy 8’s in particular works with developing hand/eye coordination which any student could benefit from. The way to do “Lazy 8’s” are to think about the motion as an infinity symbol. Draw an 8 in the air while moving up and down your midline. Eventually you will move your finger around and down while still drawing your 8. I would implement this in my classroom everyday midway
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