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Effective reading instruction strategies for students with significant cognitive disabilities conducted with students with moderate mental retardation. Accommodations, services, and supports provided to students with mental retardation some youth, particularly those with disabilities, need supports and interventions beyond the traditional classroom experiences to be successful at school (tindal and fuchs 2000. Books shelved as mental-retardation: flowers for algernon by daniel keyes, riding the bus with my sister: a true life journey by rachel simon, of mice an. Teacher training and the implementation of reading instruction for students with mild to moderate mental retardation a thesis presented to the faculty of. Start studying teaching students with exceptionalities final exam a student with mental retardation to student, has a learning disability in reading. Information on children with mental retardation resources to types of mental retardation and outcomes.
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