Prompts help children learn new skills and  increases the likelihood that they will be successful.

Stimulus Prompts

Involve manipulations to teaching materials

  • Movement: touching the correct answer

  • Position: moving the answer closer

  • Redundancy: changing the way the answer looks

Response Prompts

Materials stay the same and the person's responses are prompted

  • Verbal Prompt: telling the person what to do

  • Gestural Prompt: movement made to direct a person's attention

  • Model Prompt: showing a person what to do

  • Partial Physical: brief touching, tapping, or lightly pushing or pushing learner's hand, arm, leg, etc.

  • Full Physical: manually guiding a learner through the behavior hand-over-hand

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