54 Special Education Tutorials

These Special Education tutorials are written by experienced educators, all of whom also offer private tutoring lessons. Get the Special Education help you need, whether through these tutorials or through private tutoring lessons.

How to Find Prime Numbers In A Chart of 1 to 100?

Finding prime numbers in a chart of 1 to 100 can be helpful to memorize and to understand with dealing with small numbers. However, a chart would not be practical for doing homework, a quiz, or a test. Nevertheless, the steps that I have provided in dealing with numbers from 1 to 100 is a…

How to Find Prime Numbers?

Prime numbers are numbers that can be divided by 1 and itself. 1 is not a prime number since it is only divided by 1. It has to have only two factors. For example, 8 is not a prime number because it has more than two factors. We call this a composite number, which has…

Converting(Changing) Fractions To Decimals

Converting fractions to decimals can be a little hard. However, there are ways to do so. You can use division because of the numerator(top part)/denominator(bottom part), like for example, 4/5. When you divide the fraction the numerator is in the inside, and the denominator is on the outside. Add two zeros and move the decimal…

Spelling pattern 2: Doubling (or 1-1-1) pattern

Students with dyslexia often need explicit instruction in spelling and require repeated practice for mastery. Trained teachers/ therapists know to give ample practice opportunities in reading before introducing the spelling concept. The Doubling or 1-1-1 pattern is the second of five major spelling patterns. The Doubling or 1-1-1 pattern involves the addition of suffixes. A…

Spelling pattern 1: FLOSS (or FLoSZy)

Students with dyslexia often require explicit spelling instruction and much practice before mastery. Trained teachers/ therapists give students ample reading practice before introducing the spelling concept. The FLOSS rule is the first of five major spelling patterns in English. The FLOSS pattern: In a one-syllable base word with a short vowel that ends in /f/,…

Phonological Awareness 1: Count the phonemes

According to the International Dyslexia Association, “dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurological in origin…. characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by poor spelling and decoding abilities. These difficulties typically result from a deficit in the phonological component of language…” For many students with dyslexia, it is difficult to…

Least Common Multiple

Find the LCM of 6 and 4 using prime factorization.  Let’s find multiples of these two numbers. 6:6,12,18,24,30,…. 4:4,8,12,32,40,….

The Main Idea

The most important idea of any item of reading is “THE MAIN IDEA”. But what is “THE MAIN IDEA”? The Main Idea is the main point of a paragraph, or rather what the paragraph is mostly about. Finding The Main Idea could be as simple as a slice of pizza! All the toppings and ingredients…

Prime Factorization

This tutorial is on prime factorization and how to do it step by step. This is a really important process and one that can be very confusing at times. One can easily mess up and get the wrong answer. So let’s jump right in and learn the concept of factorization!

Solving problems

This example is helping first graders how to add. The example will be shown step by step and gives the child a first had look at how to solve an addition problem.

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