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Bio-graph: Graphing Life Events

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Bio-graph: Graphing Life Events

Grades 9 – 12
Lesson Plan Type Standard Lesson
Estimated Time Four 50-minute sessions
Lesson Author

Susan Spangler

Susan Spangler

Fredonia, New York


National Council of Teachers of English


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Yvonne Raffini

July 17, 2012

Suggetion, when selecting significant/ meaningful events, tie in events where they discovered a strength or talent which may influence future career planning.
Increases the relevance and enhances vocational aspirations and knowledge of self-efficacy.
A great resource to include in your references for Autism 9-12: National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center (2008). Lesson plan: Self-knowledge, Communication, Life Skills, and Goal Setting (note: page 2 Life Map)
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PS My role is part time: Vocational Consultant (retired School Guidance and Vocational Counselor



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