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Ways to Prepare for Exams in the New School Year with Autism

Ways to Prepare for Exams in the New School Year with Autism https://www.autismparentingmagazine.com/prepare-exams-new-school-year-autism

Exams can be particularly difficult for children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  As a teacher with autism, I completely understand.  Different timetables, different rooms…and that’s before you even think about worrying about doing well.  So, how can parents help? 1. Preparation Many children with ASD struggle if they are not in their routine. It’s therefore […]

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Social Stories for Autistic Children

Social Stories For Autistic Children

Quick Navigation Brief background of social stories for kids with ASDHow to write effective social stories for kids with special needs Perspective sentences Descriptive sentences Directive sentences Affirmative sentences Control sentences Cooperative sentences Partial sentencesSome benefits of and reasons for creating social stories for autistic childrenGeneral tips for creating and telling social stories for autistic […]

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Universal Language of Mind – Revealing a Voice for Autism

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I had just retired from teaching and received a call to finish out a maternity leave for a special education teacher.  I made arrangements with the teacher to become acquainted with the students and the program.  I walked into this huge classroom and saw with amazement that a large part of the room was blocked […]

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