Helping Students with Special Needs Research Proposal by cee-cee

Helping Students with Special Needs
This paper presents a research proposal that discusses the learning disorder 'dysgraphia' and looks at problems associated with this disorder.
# 110224 | 2,838 words | 6 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 18, 2008 in Education (Special) , Psychology (Disorders) , Medical and Health (General) , Language (General)

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In this proposal, the writer provides an overview of the learning disorder "dysgraphia" which describes a learning disabled person that has difficulty interpreting their own written language or handwriting. The paper begins with a synopsis or review of learning disabilities and a detailed description of the learning disability reviewed. Further the writer presents an overview of best practices, curriculum adaptations and other changes a teacher and student may make to enhance the learning experience of a learning disabled child.

Executive Summary
Plan of Differentiated Instruction to Meet the Special Needs of this Student
Best Practices
Personnel Implementing Plan
Sample Lesson Plan Overview
Lesson Plan 1: Research Report
Lesson Plan 2: Writing Poetry

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Bradley, R., Danielson, L., & Hallahan, Daniel P. (2002) Identification of learning disabilities: Research to practice. Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.
  • Brooten, K. (2007) "Writing about the holocaust, writing research report, poetry", HotChalk Inc, Retrieved December 13, 2007:
  • Jaffe-Gilla, E., & Benedictis, Tina, Ph.D., (2007) Learning Disabilities: Understanding the types, causes, symptoms, and diagnosis., Retrieved December 13, 2007:
  • King-Sears, M.E., Boudah, D.J., Goodwin, M.W., Raskind, M.H., & Swanson, H.L. (2004) Timely and compelling research for the field of learning disabilities: Implications for the future, Learning Disability Quarterly, 27(2): 77.
  • Wiener, J. (2003) Resilience and multiple risks: A response to Bernice Wong, Learning Disabilities Research & Practice, 18(1): 77-81.

Cite this Research Proposal:

APA Format

Helping Students with Special Needs (2008, December 18) Retrieved April 18, 2024, from

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"Helping Students with Special Needs" 18 December 2008. Web. 18 April. 2024. <>