Before you work on your assignment, please read this. The purpose for assignments in this course is for you to
show your learning of the lesson content. Therefore, it is very important that you use the key words and terms
in your answers and that you refer to the important concepts from the lesson and the readings as you prepare
your assignment. If you only write your own ideas in your answers, it will be difficult to assess your learning of
the lesson content.
- List at least three types of exceptional learners covered in the online lesson and the required readings.
Include a least one idea on how you would help a student learner of each exception to succeed in your
- Describe the 3 criteria that characteristic gifted children as described in the online lesson.
- Summarize the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). What are the six (6) principles that the law
guarantees related to education for anyone with a disability from age 3 to age 21? Which three (3) affect the
work that a classroom teacher does? What is an example of how each (of the three) could affect you as a