Does Walt Disney World do anything special for children with special needs?

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What annual special events are held at Disney World?

Answer . Disney is home to literally hundreds of special events every year. Some, like Holiday Extravaganza, attract huge crowds. Others, like the annual September sprint distance Women’s Triathlon that ends with a run through Cinderella’s Castle in the Magic Kingdom, barely create a ripple. \n. \nHere are just a few special events to enjoy or avoid, depending on your whim:\n. \nMardi Gras generates huge crowds at Pleasure Island from the Friday before to Fat Tuesday, but has little impact on the rest of Walt Disney World. \n. \nBlack History month is celegrated during February with fascinating special programs and exhibits. \n. \nThe Atlanta Braves Spring Training is at ESPN every year, which packs that park. \n. \nThe Epcot Flower & Garden Show runs from the last week in April through the first week in June. It includes 20 million blossoms. \n. \nGay Day at the parks in early June attract huge crowds.\n. \nIn late October through late November, Epcot’s Food & Wine festival features top chefs from around the world, cooking lessons, workshops and wine tastings – many at additional cost.

What special programs does Walt Disney World offer for children?

Answer . Here are several entertaining programs for the kids:\n. \nLet the Kids Play Pirate\n. \nOpen to all Walt Disney World resort guests 3-10. Kids don pirate bandannas and cruise to other resorts on Bay Lake and the Seven Seas Lagoon, following clues on a treasure map and gathering booty (like doubloons, beads and rubber bugs.) A snack is included in the two-hour tour. Departs from the Grand Floridian hotel on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and costs about $30 per child. Reservations available up to 120 days in advance.\n. \nMagic Kingdom Family Magic Tour\n. \nA tour-hour guided tour for the entire family. Strollers allowed. Combines a scavenger hunt and an informative tour about the Magic Kingdom, with a Character greeting at the end. You’ll skip, hop and walk sideways from land to land. Departs daily at 10 am. Cost is $25 per person, in addition to Magic Kingdom admission. \n. \nDisney’s The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains tour\n. \nFor ages 10 and up, a two hour tour every Monday, Thursday and Saturday at 7:30 am. You’ll join the crew of the WDW Railroad as they prepare the steam locomotives for the day. $35 per person, plus Magic Kingdom admission.

Do you need anything special to adapt the ipod to a dell computer?

if the Dell computer has USB ports, then all you would need is the USB-iPod cable and download/install iTunes. If you system is really old and only have serial ports (9-pin male ports) and no USB ports, then you would need to get a PCI USB card installed into your system. Do not use Serial-USB adapters, as they do not always work.

Should children with special needs be taught alongside children who do not have special needs?

Why? Why would you do that to the special needs child who obviously needs special attention? The extra attention will make other around him or her resentful. The child who obviously doesn't fit in will be constantly reminded of how different they are as kids close by make fun of them. It would be torture to the special needs child. And it is natural to want to make sure people are on a level playing field. If the special needs child has a learning disability they cannot keep up with the rest of the class so instead, the rest of the class has to be taught at a slower pace. Why should they have to do this? It makes no sense. If the special needs child has physical impairments but is mentally equal with their peers, it MAY make some sort of sense as long as it doesn;t present an unnecessary level of distraction for the rest of the class after they have time to adjust. For example, a child with terets spouting out obscenitites will have disruptive effects on the class throughout the year and not just at the beginning. The onlyreason anyone ever wants to do this is because it makes the parent FEEL better. It allows them to pretend that their child does not have a disability. When in fact, the child needs special attention not granted to others. Otherwise this child would not be called "special needs". The ONLY time this should be allowed is when the child themselves has expressed a desire from within to attempt to fit in with normal society. If this is the case, the kid should not be denied. Obviously at this point they are mentally capable of understanding the social consequences of their separation from the "normal" groups. This is a high-level function of the human brain and shows that the child is developmentally capable of entering that atmosphere. If the kid has not themselves expressed a desire to fit in, don;t force it upon them. More Opinions In the majority of US states "main streaming" of special needs students into the public school system is the law, the premise being that it will better prepare them for society in the general sense. A special needs student usually spends part of his or her learning time in a traditional classroom setting and the rest of the school day in an environment that is structured to his or her needs. To deliberately set children apart who are able to participate in normal learning conditions is a violation of their civil rights and quite simply cruel. Parents are not in denial, many cannot afford private education, many communtities do not have the funding for special education schools and there is absolutely no reason that special needs children cannot interact with other students when it does not constitute a physical danger or emotional trauma (generally instilled by supposed adults) to themselves or others. Answer Depnds on what their special need is. If they need a care nurse with them then not right along side but at least in the same school. If they just need medication for add or adhd then they can be taught right along side other children but not given extra time for anything or special attention. _____________________________________________________ Up till High School I was in the Rescores Room. And, yes kids make fun of me. Don't kids do that to make themselves look bigger then others. Every day after I got home from school I would ask my mom "Why did God make me this way"? She tried the best she could to answer but it wasn't enough. I just wanted to be like all the other kids not in Special Ed. In High School I was in a few Special Ed classes. But what they called Basic Classes. Being in the Special Olympics really helped me cope too. yes, kids want to hang out with kids and they want to think they are equal so yes if they wouldn't mind. Ask them if they want to be with regular kids or special education kids. The thing is that cool kids are the ones that hang if he wants to be with them then put him the regular kids but if not put him with special education students like they want. Parents just talk with your child and ask him want he wants to do.

When towing a car do you need to do anything special?

Answer . It depends on how far you're towing it and what kind of car it is. If it's a rear wheel drive vehicle and you're going very far you may want to disconnect the drive shaft. Other vehicles are on a case-by-case basis. Contact the dealer for specific information about your car. Often it's worth the expense of renting a "tow dolly" if you're towing a front wheel vehicle very far.

Did Walt Disney invent anything?

Walt Disney invented the multiplane camera in 1936. Disney was granted U.S patent 2,201,689 for the "art on animation" camera on May 21, 1940. He created the character Mickey Mouse, who was featured in the first full-length animated feature, Steamboat Willie (although he wasn't named "Mickey Mouse" yet). While amusement parks existed in Europe as early as 1583, and were popular in the United States in the late 1800s and early 1900s, Walt Disney reinvented the amusement park, with the opening of Disneyland in 1955, as a modern reincarnation containing various themed areas of costumed performers, rides, and branded souvenirs, depicting a perfect world without violence or social problems.

Can homeschooling help children with special needs?

Yes absolutely ! Homeschooling helps the special needs children the same as it helpsother students.

Does the Make A Wish Foundation do anything special for children at Christmas?

make a wish foundation is based on terminally ill children who most only have a 30% chance of surviving their illness. so they grant wishes in order of the sickest child. a lot more people donate at xmas which in return grants more wishes. each child's wish is of an average of $11,000 Australian

Do you need anything special to play xbox live?

You'll need an Xbox360, a broadband connection (such as dsl, fiber optic, or cable internet), and a home networking setup. You will also need a subscription, which can be purchased at a gaming store or through the xbox dashboard.

Did Walt Disney have children?

Walt Disney had two daughters, Diane Marie Disney born on December 18, 1933, and Sharon Mae Disney born on December 21, 1934.

Where can you get a ring made specially for you at Disney World?

you cant get a ring but you can get a braclet specilly made for you at Magic Kingdom in frontierland. you cant get a ring but you can get a braclet specilly made for you at Magic Kingdom in frontierland

Is anything special needed to access wireless internet from a MacBook?

\nTo access internet wirelessly from a MacBook, you will simply need a wireless connection available. You will need to the passwords and other related information for your wireless router. You will also need to turn on your wireless card (Airport card) in your MacBook. Simply setup your connection to your router.

Special name tags at Disney world for kids?

\nNo they don't have special name tags for kids unless you get them mickey or minnie hats with their name on it! The names don't cost extra on the hat but the hats do cost about $15.00

Why is Walt Disney special?

Walt Disney was most well-known for creating Disneyland and Mickey Mouse. Walt was not a very good artist and did not write many of the scripts. Walt could not even draw Mickey Mouse! What made the man special was his eye. He had an eye for good artists, and an eye for good ideas. He came up with the concept, name, and features of Mickey Mouse; he came up with all the stories that would be translated to movies. He came up with the idea of Disneyland, and worked with his brother to come up with how to finance it. He came up with the TV show "Disneyland". He would watch all of the animated segments and he would make changes frame-by-frame to better the quality of the film. He knew ways to make an animator work harder, by making them always want for him to praise or reward them, but all to make them work harder, and make their work better. He was a genius.

Can you work with children with special needs if you have special needs yourself?

Yes, of course but it depends on what your special need is . The answer above me is wrong. Generally children with special needs are not able to work at a real job. They usually work at an entry level position. So maybe if you want to clean up after others with disabilities.

Does Walt Disney have children?

Diane Marie Disney was their first child born on December 18, 1933 and adopted Sharon Mae Disney.

Anything interesting about Walt Disney?

Walt Disney was a famous artist and producer he was the voice of Mickey Mouse ,he won 32 academy award winning trophie's for great cartoons and hard work.. P.S.Google more if you want to here the rest!

What special qualities do i need to work with children?

Some qualities would include a love for children. This will also take good communication skills (even on a child's level), dedication, a lot of penitence, perseverance, and the willingness to make a positive difference in children's lives.

Qualifications needed to work with children with special needs?

You need to get a specialized college education in the area of special needs you are interested in teaching/working with. Special needs is broken down in areas of need. Visually handicapped, hearing handicapped, learning problems, various forms of autism, mobility problems, severely handicapped, and so forth. If you want to teach children in any of the above areas you would get a teaching credential and a special education credential. I would suggest if you think you might really want to help special needs children you talk to a teacher who does this and you may want to become an aide or volunteer in a class. It is a tough challenging job and requires a lot of patience.

In Walt Disney What is the difference between special edition and platinum edition?

i think it's just tat special edition is digitally restored because disney platnium edition movies are always a little dark

Abuse of special needs children?

Special Needs Children . Children with autism and downs symdrome are often abused in poor countries. In England and America special needs children are fully understood but that can not be said for other countries around the world like Fiji. . If a child is born with special needs the family are immediatly ashamed of it and lock it away. They feel it is an emnbarresment. One boy in Fiji was locked in a chicken coop- so small he couldn't even stand up. The chicken coop was small and filthy and to feed the child they would just through in chicken food and he would peck it off the floor with the other animals!. Some are taken to old peoples homes- sometimes younger than 6 months. they was be locked in a room and tied to the wall. They would never be untied and to feed them the would just chuck in animal food. The room would be empty and they would have nothing to do all day. they would not be able to talk since no-one had shown them how.. so clean them they would just hose the child. One boy was tied up for twenty years until one women came and changed his life. she adopted him and taught him how 2 speak and eat. For the first time in his life the boy (now 24) was loved and cared for. But this is very unlikely for other children that this happens to- so please try and help them.. by Aimee Johnson. born in 1997. printed in 2009

Who are special children?

They are usually children who have some sort of dysfunction that prevents them from interacting with the other children in a normal way. So, since they are special in that way, then they require special education assistance.

Are there any special gaming sites specifically for special needs children only?

I am a parent of autistic children; a wonderful site is See the Related Link.

How many days are needed to see Walt Disney World?

Seeing everything in Walt Disney World is impossible. However, ifyou want to see a good bit of of each of the four parks I wouldadvise at least four days. This will give you the opportunity toget to at least some of the major attractions at each park.

What is the name for people who work with children that have special needs?

Special education teachers are one group who work with special needs children. Occupational therapists, physical therapists, and speech-language pathologists also work with special needs children.

How did Walt Disney treat his children?

Extremely Good! He was a strict-parent,but loved to spend time with them and take them places. He got the idea for Disneyland in Anaheim,California,from taking his kids,Sharon and Diane,to a theme park.

What attidude should teachers have towards children with special need?

Special needs teacher should exhibit an attitude of manner relevent (sp) to the inidividual's needs; must have the power of feeling; a great disposition because people can usually sense a bad disposition. Also, the teacher must have, in my opinion, an understanding of each person's needs AND attitude and have a desire to work with that. Above all love. "for the greatest of these is love (charity)".

Do you need to rent a car at Walt Disney World Resort?

If you are staying on Walt Disney World property, you do not need to rent a car during your stay at the Walt Disney World Resort, but you may want to depending on several factors: Are you planning to venture off of Walt Disney World property? If yes, you want a car. If no, keep reading. How quickly do you need to be able to get around? If you need to get from place to place quickly, a car is the only way to go. If pace in that sense isn't too important, you may not need one. There are other things to keep in mind: Do you want to be able to go back to a car for a snack or your jacket during a day at the parks? Are you willing to put up with a few crowded buses?

Did Walt Disney do anything bad?

Like all human beings, Walt Disney made mistakes and had faults. He was a chain-smoking workaholic who drove his employees mercilessly hard to achieve the effects he wanted. He allied himself with people whose views he probably did not completely share. Many rumors about Walt Disney, however, are completely false.

Why do children need special treatment when they are young?

Because children can't do what they want to do. Parents give them permission and treatment.

How long do you need to see Walt Disney World?

That depends...when I vacationed there, I spent 8 days there so that i could do the following: Go to each of the parks (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom, and Disney's Hollywood Studios (which used to be called MGM Studios)) Go to Downtown Disney, the huge shopping area. Downtown Disney also includes DisneyQuest, which is a huge building with many different attractions and video game-type rides inside. (It's so much fun!) There's also Cirque Du Soliel and Pleasure Island (though I heard they might be getting rid of Pleasure Island soon.) Visit each of the resorts, i.e. the Grand Floridian, Polynesian Resort, etc. And finally, the two water parks, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach. When I stayed there, we booked an extra two days or so to go back and do anything that we wanted to do over again, i.e go back to Epcot again, go to Downtown Disney again, etc. Then again, we were very hurry-hurry for at least the first 6 days...we really got stuff done. If you're more of a laid-back person and not as rushed, then you may want to think about booking more time to enjoy Disney World.

Do you need to know anything special to be a wedding planner?

To be a wedding planner You should be sure that everything is okay It's a day in ur lifetime So everything should be perfect It depends on your choice But remember that everything should be unique Hope it helped :)

What are the characteristics of children with special needs?

The characteristics of a special need child vary. It is often hard to diagnose a disability in childhood because children develop at different rates; just because your child seems to be learning to walk or speak later than other children, does not mean that they have a disability. Most commonly, physical de formations such as widely set eyes are shown before any sign of a learning disability is. If you are concerned that your child may have a special need, your best bet is to go and see a specialist. It wouldn't hurt, even if you are unsure. Some types of special need are very profound even while the child is still young and especially while at school age. This is when the majority of special needs in children is detected. Things like dyslexia and ADHD will be very apparent and have almost undoubtedly recognisable signs. Children on the autistic spectrum, even those with high functioning autism will have some communication, social and emotional defects that will raise a flag of concern. Teachers will be able to use baseline assessment tests and mid term tests to see whether children are below the expected levels. Add in to the mix the concerns about a child's development socially, and its quite likely to pick up a need earlier on. Also, with regard to disability, lots of children are born with them. Things such as downs, hirschprungs disease, cerebal palsy and sensory impairments will require intervention from the moment they are born, as they have complications. Paediatricians can identify clear signs and characteristics and can diagnose very quickly. In agreement with the advice given above, I too would say, if in doubt, get it checked out.

Did Walt Disney collect anything?

Money! Haha no....I dont really know. I checked almost every biography i could find about him, but nothing about collections. But as far as I know, nothing.

What can you do to help special needs children?

The two most important things for a child with special needs are specialized care and integration. Specialized care is important because specialists can not only help short term, but they can develop long term solutions that will help the child progress further mentally, emotionally and physically. Integration is also very important because it allows the child to socialize and learn from other children whether they have special needs or not. Long term, this integration will help them adapt to social settings as they get older.

Why do you refer to disabled children as special needs children?

because disabled children has come to be known as a derrogative term, meaning it makes people feel less than what they are really worth. these people are not disabeld, they can usually do all the things we can with the special needs they need to have.

What types of special occasions does Disney World have?

It has lots. From 1st time there to weddings to birthdays. I noramally go there for my birthday. It is awsome.

Is bullying special needs children illegal?

It's not illegal if other kids are doing it. However, if an adult is bullying a special needs child it could be considered discrimination.

Must see events at Walt Disney world for children?

Magic Kingdom: Tomorrowland Transit Authority Hollywood Studios: Toy Story Mania, Disney Junior (Playhouse Disney) Live on Stage Epcot: The Seas with Nemo and Friends Animal Kingdom: Festival of the Lion King, Finding Nemo the Musical, Flights of Wonders, and It's Tough to be a Bug!

What makes Disney World special?

It is very BIG! It contains of 4 theme parks, 2 water parks, and a shopping area. It also has 3 golf courses, 3 miniature golf courses, and more than 24 resort hotels.

Should Special needs children be taught in mainstream?

no they are creations of the devil made with weird chins and messed up faces and if you look at them you turn to stone.

Why do you choose to work with special need children?

Special Needs children and adults have such purity and simplicity. They are unconditional and unselfish in their love. They speak the truth, but love to please others. They cause me to reevaluate my priorities, values, and prejudices....and put things into a more proper perspective. They remind me that the important things in this life are relationships, not fortune or fame!!

What was special about Walt Disney?

Well I am doing an autobiography on Walt Disney so I think I know. It depends on your perspective. Maybe, because he created the famous Mickey Mouse. Maybe, because he created Disneyland. It all depends on what you think he did special.

Who were Walt Disney children and when were they born?

Walter Elias Disney and Lillian Marie Bounds (Then a Disney) had 1 child and adopted another. Their daugter, Diane Marie Disney , was born in 1933. Their adopted daughter, Sharon Mae Disney was born in 1936.

Why is it important to test children who have special needs?

For the benefit and well-being of the special needs child, there are several tests administered by physicians and specialists to determine the limitations and medical or educational needs. . Your primary care physician can make recommendations to diagnosticians who are better able to properly diagnose the child and to get him started on a treatment plan. . There are several organizations in place to help assist patients and their families, depending on the diagnosis..

What special event buttons are available to visitors at Disney World?

You can get several different types of buttons from Disney World that consists of ones to celebrate your birthday, anniversary, marriage or even your first visit.

Which special offer is available on the Walt Disney World at any time?

They are several offers available at Walt Disney World throughout the year. Some of these offers are based only by season, whilst others are available all of the time. The More You Play The More You Save is available until the end of this year, if you are a member of the armed forces there is also an offer for you, and annual pass holders also have special offers.

Where can one find Disney World specials online?

You can find Disney World specials online at Disney's official webpage. Many hotel websites and travel agencies online also offer large discounts on hotel rooms and Disney tickets.

What special events are included in the Christmas celebration at Disney World?

Live entertainment is one of the most notable events. Holiday music and choirs are around the streets and the holiday parade which has a handful of Disney characters.

What services are provided by Children With Special Needs?

The services that are provided by Children With Special Needs is care and treatment of special needs kids. The company also provides schooling for special needs kids.