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Interventions for Sleep Changes

Accommodations
  1. Start the school day with less demanding academic tasks

    Example:
    Switch more difficult content or courses to later in the school day.
  2. Allow the student specified "rest" times to avoid sleeping during instruction

    Example:
    Allow "rest breaks" for 5-15 minutes in the morning and afternoon if needed after academic intervals.

Behavioral Planning

  • Start the school day later based on the student's sleep-wake cycle

    Example:
    Allow the student to arrive and stay later to complete academic work.
 
   
 
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