Understanding Our Differences is a model, interactive disability awareness curriculum that teaches children to “see the person and not the disability.” Cabot 5th graders will participate in the following unit:
December 13, 2016
The Physical Disabilities unit is designed for students to learn about the various causes of physical disabilities, the definitions of terms such as “disability” and “handicap”, and attitudinal and architectural barriers. Students also get hands-on experience with adaptive equipment and assistive technologies.
Volunteers are needed to help facilitate the program.
For more information on this unit, please visit UoD’s website.
Learn more about other Understanding our Differences units coming to Cabot here.