Essential Elements

Key Question: What should the child be doing?

Purpose: To describe what a child can reasonably be expected to accomplish within 12 months with specially designed instruction and related services. Annual goals enable the child to be involved in and progress in the general curriculum. They are also intended to meet other educational needs that result from the child's disability.

Definition: An annual goal:

Key Characteristics:

Writing Strategy: Describe the behavior the child will be doing when the goal is reached.

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