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PRACTICE BUS RIDE FOR PRESCHOOL STUDENTS RIDING SPECIAL EDUCATION BUS

August 26, 2021 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

 

PRACTICE BUS RIDE FOR PRESCHOOL STUDENTS RIDING SPECIAL EDUCATIONBUS

Thursday, August 26, 2021 8:30-10:30 a.m. 

Cedar Lane School  

11630 Scaggsville Rd
Fulton, MD 20759  

Do you have a student with an IEP or IFSP starting in a HCPSSpreschool this fall? Are they new to riding the bus? Please join us for apractice bus ride. Your child will have an opportunity to get on the bus, getstrapped in a 5-point harness, and go for a ride around the Cedar Lane campus.The bus driver will be able to answer general questions regarding bus safety.Early Intervention staff will be on site to assist. There may be a short waitfor a ride depending on the number of participants, please plan accordingly.Reminder, this is the Cedar Lane campus in Fulton, NOT the Old CedarLane/County Diagnostic Center on Beaverkill Rd. There will be photoopportunities, feel free to bring a phone or camera to take pictures. For thisoptional bus practice, per CDC recommendations, masks will be required byadults and children attending the bus practice (Center for Disease Control order remainsin effect for mask wearing on all forms of public transportation, includingschool buses). Considerationsfor students riding the bus without a mask during the school year will be givenas we get further HCPSS guidance regarding COVID precautions for the 21-22school year. The following are resources for parents and children about maskwearing: 

Social Story about wearing a mask, read to child regularly (can beon the computer or a printed copy)  

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1a4p4VEr8VRYcSjX_pFutfUOnFRrMy0bJ/view?usp=sharing 

Step-by-Step guide for parents on how to teach your child to weara mask:  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cRQ7qZ0mnNk 

Video models of wearing a mask–show to your child and practicewearing it:  

Sesame street: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRYfw5hIWwM  

Cartoon superhero: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0UpOV_9llc 

Social story in video form: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nsc-ZO7NMx4 

Pictureswill be taken by HCPSS staff at the event. If you do not want your child’spicture taken by HCPSS staff, please request an opt-out form from a staffmember at the event. Sponsored by HCPSS. Email FSRC@hcpss.org with questions.

Free 

Details

Date:
August 26, 2021
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Event Category:
en_USEnglish

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