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Tying shoes

Time Frame

2 class periods of 30 minutes each

Group Size


Life Skills

Thinking & Reasoning


Angela Van Leeuwen


Learn to tie shoes


shoes with laces

Student Prior Knowledge

students have a visual idea of how to tie a shoe

Intended Learning Outcomes

The students will learn how to tie their own shoes with out help from an adult. This will combine complex thinking skills as well as self wellness.

Instructional Procedures

Students will sit down with a partner and through direct intstruction, the teacher will guide them through the process of tying shoes. Step by step instruction. Step 1 pick up laces and put them together one lace goes over another.

Next step pull laces tight.
Step 3



Homework to tie a pair of Mom's shoes.

Created: 02/05/2004
Updated: 02/04/2018