Course Title: Life Skills Training Department: Special Education
Grade Level: 9-12
Time Per Day/Week: 42 minutes per day Length of Course: Year
Primary Resources: Unique Learning Curriculum, and Brigance Transition Skills Inventories
Units of Study:
Unit 1: Vocational
Unit 2: Daily Living
Unit 3: Personal Life
Unit 4: Community lessons
Curriculum-Based Assessments: Unique Learning Curriculum which contains checklists of skills being taught and reinforced with repetition.
Standardized Assessments: Brigance Transition Skills Inventory
Description of Course:
This Life Skills Training course uses the Transition Passport, which is a part of the Unique Learning Curriculum. Transition Passport includes vocational, daily living, personal life, and community lessons. These lessons provide tools that create valuable resources to plan for future educational, vocational, and adult living outcomes. The Life Skills Training Course also uses the Brigance Transition Skills Inventory, which provides criterion-referenced assessments to support transition planning for post-secondary, employment, and independent living skills.