It’s great to have systems that kind of just run themselves. You set it up once and then just do a bit of updating. No need for massive monthly rehabs and system shifts. It just keeps on trucking. Our jobs are so busy and chaotic we need programs and goals that keep up with our … … Continue reading →
Sight word activities: Another fun way for kiddos to do word work for Daily 5 or just practice. She printed off her Play-doh sight word cards on orange paper and then had children form the words with seasonal erasers that she bought at Target's Dollar spot. Cute idea.
Crystals for Autism — Sugilite, Charoite, Moldavite, or Sodalite can help someone who is blessed with Autism. They are a higher vibrational person and these crystals can help them feel more at home here on Earth. Have them carry with them and/or sleep with it under their pillow. — Related Chakras: Earth, Root, and Solar Plexus
Children with Asperger's and other autism spectrum disorders often have difficulty filtering words of anger and despair. Here is a hands-on activity to help them. Download and print out dozens of paper strips: 1. Things that are okay to say when upset, and 2. Things that need to be "filtered out." Detailed instructions included.
Community and environmental signs are the best sight words for students learning functional life skills. This pack focuses on safety words. Materials are clear, direct, and easy to understand for Special Education, Autism, Early Childhood, or Life Skills Students.
AUTISM MATCHING REAL LIFE VOCABULARY FILE FOLDERS (early childhood; autism)
This is a set of file folders that focuses on matching picture to picture for a variety of real-life, functional items. The pictures are a combination of photographs and clip art. The set includes matching picture to picture for community signs, fruits, vegetables, fast food items, meat, sweets/desserts, furniture and clothes. It also includes word-to-picture matching for signs, fruits and vegetables. $3.50
Second Grade Sight Words Battleship from DayWorks on TeachersNotebook.com - (4 pages) - Second Grade Sight Words Battleship. A different FUN way for your students to practice these important words. ALL words on the DOLCH list of high-frequency words for 2nd grade are included. The children will enjoy using the chart to find the correct word
Applied Behavior Analysis: What It Is. What It's Not
When you review evidence-based practices for individuals with ASD, the category of interventions that has the largest evidence base is applied behavior analysis (ABA). This is because ABA strategies are very effective and also because it’s a science built on data and research. ABA has grown in popularity, especially in the field of autism, in …