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1st IEP Meeting

| May 12, 2009

Prior to this first IEP meeting, we had put together our own list of possible goals for Lyra.  They were in a very rough draft form and I wasn’t exactly sure what the best way to word them would be.  My plan for writing them was to follow the Smart IEP guidelines, but because I […]

Orientation & Mobility Assessment- 2 years 10 months old

| April 15, 2009

This is the written report of Lyra’s Orientation and Mobility Assessment completed on March 11th. lyra-om-re-eval-share

Vision Update- 2 years 9 months

| March 14, 2009

Lyra had a check-up with her pediatric ophthalmologist last month.  They didn’t dialate her eyes at this visit. The health of her eyes is good, normal. Her nystagmus hasn’t changed…it remains minimal, in both the speed and the distance of the eye movements. The alignment of her eyes is still good…no crossing. I’m really trying […]

IFSP to IEP Transition Planning- Part 3

| February 24, 2009

In my last post about Lyra’s IFSP-IEP transition, I  said I would post the answers to my questions, in my next post.  I apologize for keeping you all waiting for so long.  I had intended to write that post before Lyra’s transition meeting on February 6th.  We  have already had that meeting, so I have […]

I Spy

| January 26, 2009

Lyra’s Well Organized Toy Cabinet I thought I would take this opportunity I have using this wonderful photo of Lyra’s toy explosion, to tell you about some of the cool toys/games Lyra got for Christmas.  

IFSP to IEP Transition Planning-Part 1

| January 2, 2009

Anyone who has a child currently receiving Early Intervention services that will be turning 3 in less than 6 months, should start asking questions and getting information about the transition process, NOW.   By transition, I mean the process by which a child who has an IFSP and is receiving services through an Infant-Toddler program (IDEA-Part […]

Goals and Milestones Met- 20 months

| December 31, 2008

Lyra has been a busy girl.  These are current IFSP goals that she has met and a whole bunch of other milestones she’s met.   Mommy has been a busy mommy.   I have a ton of updates I need to write about and hopefully I’ll get those posts written over the next few days.  IFSP GOALS […]

Color Sorting/Matching

| November 30, 2008

This is a video of Lyra with her TVI doing a color sorting/matching activity.  They are using colored bears and boats.  I recently did some Christmas shopping for Lyra and found a similar toy/game.  It also includes cards used for learning to recognize and make patterns.  For more information you can click on the product […]