esteem. Having tools like visual supports and scripts (statements) available helps our children with autism learn how to self-advocate and eventually have it become part of their self-help skills.
My life on the autism spectrum: Interview with Marcus
The incredible 5-point-scale for social emotional check-in is a tool to support all students when their anxiety gets too big. Link to free superhero 5-point scale for your classroom.
This video will explore: Early signs of Autism within developmental domains (social, communication and behavior) An example of a widely used early autism screener http://www.m-chat.org Why some children slip through the cracks and don’t get a diagnosis early Who the “first responders” are to autism diagnosis Thank you for watching and for being an inclusive educator!
A child who has difficulties going to bed, falling asleep, staying asleep, can make night time a horrible ordeal!
I wanted to share and showcase a few free resources that some of my wonderful college students created to promote SPED inclusion in their future classrooms. They have given permission to share these resources for free so teachers everywhere can have access to them!
Schools are closed due to the virus and kids are all learning at home. School is being delivered remotely and some kids are having a hard time adapting to this change. Benefit of Social Narratives: Social Narratives aka Social Stories are widely used supports for students who have Autism Spectrum Disorder. All kids can benefit […]