Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)(revised)



This ebooklet provides a brief overview of ADHD and a wide range of strategies teachers and other school professionals can use to assist the child with ADHD in the classroom.

This ebooklet is designed for use with students in beginners to year 8.

  • General strategies
  • Improve concentration and reduce attention drifting
  • How teachers can help
  • How the child can help themselves
  • Adapt the way you give instructions
  • Modify classroom tasks
  • Modify homework
  • Use behaviour management to promote cooperation
  • Use strategies to reduce oppositional behaviour
  • When the child exhibits agitated behaviour, irritability or anger outbursts
  • Involve the child in implicit social skills development
  • Improve organisational skills