Developing Executive Functioning Skills in our kids
This series will give information and insight to help equip you to meet the needs of your children! There will also be time for discussion and Q & A about specific situations that you are facing in your classrooms or at home.
Welcome to Developing Executive Functioning Skills in our kids: an introduction to yourself
Before we begin...
We can have a lot of trouble in a lot of different ways
What is Executive Functioning?
The importance of Play
Three Basic Dimensions
Executive Function and the Brain (video-resources)
Executive Functioning Skills Help us
Children with Weak Executive Functioning Skills
Games and activities for Infants
3 to 6 years old
5 years old +
Elementary Age Children
Resources and further reading
Montessori Guide and Special Educator, Maria Eva Chaffin, M.Ed.; and Behavior Analyst, Brynn Rangel, M.B.A. have joined together to deliver comprehensive and unique insight and guidance on addressing children with Executive Functioning Skills deficit. Brynn Rangel brings her insight as a Behavior Analyst in the Montessori classroom to better understand and identify patterns and strategies for children with varying levels of needs. Maria Eva Chaffin offers extensive Montessori and Special Needs teaching and classroom experience to leverage the Montessori Method to meet the classroom needs of children with Executive Functioning Skills deficit.