DANIELLE: If we decide to use the read aloud accommodation, we'll have to think more about how we will implement it. Did you have a chance to look for an audio version to Emma's text that she could use on the computer?
LISA: Yes. I did find something but I still have to order it.
DANIELLE: Great. We'll also want to track Emma's performance with and without the accommodation. Hands over sheet of paper. We can use this graph to monitor her performance.
LISA: Takes a look. Looks good. Could you send me an electronic copy? It might be easier to record the data that way.
DANIELLE: Sure. No problem.
LISA: Will Emma receive the accommodation every week?
DANIELLE: I think we should alternate weeks- so that she will receive the accommodation every other week to see if it helps.
LISA: Okay. That makes sense. I'll let you know if I have questions. Also, I've been doing some thinking about how to address Emma's organizational issues and have come up with an idea to use some kind of template for note-taking. Did you get my e-mail?
DANIELLE: I did see that you had mentioned that in an e-mail but I haven' t had a chance to look at it yet. Tell me more!
LISA: It would be a set of partially completed notes about a lesson and then Emma would continue with the notes and fill-in-the-blanks herself.
DANIELLE: That sounds like a good idea! Why don't I take a look at it and then we can talk about it more.
LISA: Sounds good.
DANIELLE: And why don't we talk a little bit about our plan for Emma's next IEP team meeting. I know that her mother would like to know more about what we are thinking. And, hopefully, the other team members will be interested in using the read-aloud accommodation to help Emma access instruction.
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