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"I Can't Sit Still!": A Lesson on Understanding and Managing ADHD

Jamie Wells
Average rating:4.5Number of reviews:(380)
Join me as we learn what ADHD is, positive qualities of having ADHD, ways to manage ADHD symptoms and how to improve attention and focus.

Class experience

4 lessons//4 Weeks
 Week 1
Lesson 1
What is ADHD?
We will discuss what ADHD is.
 Week 2
Lesson 2
Positive qualities of ADHD
We will learn positive qualities of ADHD and famous people who have ADHD
 Week 3
Lesson 3
ADHD and academics
We will be talking about how ADHD can affect academic performance.
 Week 4
Lesson 4
Relationships and strategies
We will learn how ADHD can affect relationships and strategies to cope with ADHD.
Students will take control of their ADHD by understanding what ADHD is, how it can affect all areas of life, and how to manage the symptoms. 
I'm thrilled to have the opportunity to teach this class to you! I have a degree in Psychology with a concentration in human development and worked in the school system with children ages 3-18 for 9 years. I taught group and individual therapy sessions on a daily basis, and worked with many students who had ADHD, teaching ways to manage and cope within the public school system. 
Homework Offered
Assessments Offered
There are some quizzes, open ended questions, and more on Nearpod. I have access to learner responses via Nearpod and will be assessing for understanding.
Grades Offered
There will be optional activities to complete.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Learning about having ADHD may be difficult for some students. 
Average rating:4.5Number of reviews:(380)
Hello and welcome to my profile! I love reading, gardening, teaching, cooking, and learning new things. I absolutely LOVE teaching on Outschool! 
I have been teaching on Outschool since 2018 and have really enjoyed all of the amazing families I... 
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weekly or $50 for all content
4 pre-recorded lessons
4 weeks of teacher support
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1 year of access to the content

Completed by 146 learners
Ages: 12-17

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