Explore Your Community

A skills-based curriculum for completing daily living skills independently in the community

Product Features:
  • Adolescents and adults develop an understanding of social cues and expectations in their everyday life
  • 24 community-oriented lessons grouped by activity such as getting transportation, or being at home with friends
  • Integrates printed information with video models and role play scenarios to further generalization and understanding
  • Each lesson can be used as a stand-alone or in aggregate to create a naturally occurring sequence of skills
  • Use for a full-year curriculum or based on need
  • Student book includes images above words as visual prompts

Product Name Item No. Price Qty
Explore Your Community Introductory Kit EYC-12W $249.00
Explore Your Community Classroom Kit EYC-22W $499.00
Explore Your Community Student Book Only EYC-01W $34.00
  • grade_6-12
  • Data Capture
    Data Capture

    This product includes ongoing assessments and progress monitoring tools to capture data and document student achievement.



The print component features a heavily illustrated Student Book with problem solving and comprehension quizzes. Activities are presented in a consistent sequence: anticipatory questions, vocabulary, 2-page essay, step-by-step photos, and activity-specific social skills.
The Instructor’s Guide includes lesson plans, student performance checklists, community extension activities, and role play scenarios. The 24 video segments on DVD present each activity step-by-step with narrators highlighting important points and relevant social skills.
The Community Success Software and Community Success ipad App, also sold separately, meld the Student Book with the videos into easy-to-navigate multimedia programs.

Written by Don Bastian. Explore Your Community Student Book: spiralbound, full color, 254 pgs. Instructor’s Guide: spiralbound, black and white, 108 pages, includes a Win/Mac CD with a PDF, image library and Classroom License for printouts. Community Explorer DVD: 60 min., CC, SDH Subtitles, 2009.

Explore Your Community is also part of our Curriculum Solution: Transition.

Additional Info

Additional Info

Subject Life Skills, Personal Care, Social Skills, Transition
Age Group Secondary
Author Don Bastian; Marcy Weiland; David Nelson
ISBN 1-57861-684-0,1-57861-683-2
Format Blended
Number of Pages N/A
Copyright N/A

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