This post will focus on my research involving assessment strategies in elementary general music classes. Don’t panic. You do not have to be an elementary music teacher, a researcher, or even a musician to find some useful information.
Before I share some teaching strategies for working with students with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), let’s start with an ADHD quiz. Identify which of the following are true or false:ADHD is a learning disability ADHD is caused by diets rich in food additives and sugar Most individuals with ADHD are of gifted intelligence According to DSM-V criteria, all individuals with ADHD have problems with attention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity Children with ADHD perform best on assignments that are detailed and complex