A case study report on curriculum modifications to support inclusion of physical education for a child with special education needs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Author

al-Mutayri, Mashal Husayn

Source

The Arab Journal of Disability and Talent Sciences

Issue

Vol. 4, Issue 13 (31 Oct. 2020), pp.437-446, 10 p.

Publisher

The Arab Institution for Education Science and Art

Publication Date

2020-10-31

Country of Publication

Egypt

No. of Pages

10

Main Topic

Educational Sciences
Sociology

Topics

Abstract EN

Physical Education (PE) is an important element in the development of all learners and especially learners with special needs.

Although inclusion in the still fairly young in the UAE, developing education system of the physical education has been the focus of adoption in schools following the newly adopted National Strategy for Empowerment of People of Determination (2017).

Nowadays inclusion in general and PE support in the curriculum is the norm.

This paper examines the modifications applied to an IEP to support the inclusion of a child with special needs in a mainstream school in United Arab Emirates (UAE).

The focus of this paper will be to highlight the modifications which can be made to curriculum to meet the educational needs of a child with special education needs that includes PE as a main curriculum subject in a school in a private school Dubai.

It ends with a set of recommendation for future practice.

American Psychological Association (APA)

al-Mutayri, Mashal Husayn. 2020. A case study report on curriculum modifications to support inclusion of physical education for a child with special education needs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Arab Journal of Disability and Talent Sciences،Vol. 4, no. 13, pp.437-446.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1084638

Modern Language Association (MLA)

al-Mutayri, Mashal Husayn. A case study report on curriculum modifications to support inclusion of physical education for a child with special education needs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Arab Journal of Disability and Talent Sciences Vol. 4, no. 13 (Oct. 2020), pp.437-446.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1084638

American Medical Association (AMA)

al-Mutayri, Mashal Husayn. A case study report on curriculum modifications to support inclusion of physical education for a child with special education needs in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The Arab Journal of Disability and Talent Sciences. 2020. Vol. 4, no. 13, pp.437-446.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-1084638

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes margin notes.

Record ID

BIM-1084638