Independent Reading Module


This module discusses how to support interaction and teach communication as students select, read, and discuss age- and ability-appropriate books during independent reading. 

Learning Outcomes


Participants will be able to explain how to support communication during independent reading.


Participants will be able to provide a rationale for providing independent reading time for students who do not yet use speech, signs, or symbols to meet all of their communication needs.

Online Self-Directed Module 

Begin the online Independent Reading Module

Facilitated Materials

Present this module to a group