Books tagged: asd

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Lauren's Creed, Wings to Fly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,440. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Lauren Winbanks is an inspirational young person living with Autism and Intellectual Disability. This is the story of a family forced to ride the rollercoaster that is disability. Somehow, Lauren’s mother Dianne (with the support husband Jeff) had to find the resolve to remain true to one’s convictions in the face of the overwhelmingly loud, negative voices ‘lowering the bar’ on young Lauren.
Nimbus
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Look through the eyes of a child who is more than he appears to be, and discover that there are indeed superheroes among us.
The Engage Program: Empowering Group Education for Learners with Autism and Other Special Education Needs
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Classroom management, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Professional development
The Engage program enables K-12 instructors to incorporate learners with a range of learning disabilities, including autism spectrum disorders, into their group instruction.
Autism Spectrum Disorder 100 Pages of ASD Life Skills Exercises
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 33,340. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
The life skills exercises are a means of addressing the needs of ASD affected children by making practical information related to the adaptive functioning accessible to caregivers and professionals. Exercises are fun and creative and all children should enjoy participating in the applied learning.
Baby Cheetah Plays Piano
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
(5.00)
Specially designed for kids on the autism spectrum, Baby Cheetah Plays Piano is an introduction to the world of piano for very young autistic children sitting on their mother’s knee. Using the piano keyboard as a learning aid, basic concepts of up and down, long and short, thin and fat, big and small are illustrated as the character Baby Cheetah moves about the keyboard observing these differences
Parents As Detectives
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Helpful approach for parents of children on the Autistic Spectrum. Parents As Detectives provides signposts for a journey through research, observation and action, helping to guide a parent through the maze of physical, biochemical and psychological challenges associated with children on the spectrum.
Some People Break the Rules
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
This book teaches children with autism spectrum disorder & Asperger's that they don't have to dob on their friends and classmates for breaking small rules. This common problem often leads to less social interaction, others don't want to be around a "dobber". Kids with ASD are literal thinkers and believe that they must make sure everyone follows rules, nice characteristic but doesn't win friends!
I'm Going to School Next Year!
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
This Social Story™ was written for a child who started school but wasn’t coping so a decision was made to pull him out until the next year. The story explains this decision to him. It is blank so that your family can take photos for each page of your child doing each action or he/she might want to illustrate it. This can also be a good way to introduce the idea of school to your child.
Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
You’re sitting in the doctor’s office waiting for your child’s diagnosis. The doctor utters the words you have feared: autism spectrum disorder. The only words you can say are, “What can I do now?” Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a story of instinct, determination, perseverance and ultimately never giving up.
My Friend James Has Autism!
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Bullying, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
(5.00)
This Social Story can be used by parents and teachers in classrooms and schools to teach children about a classmate that has autism spectrum disorder. It can be read in chapters to avoid overwhelming younger children. This version is blank so each child in class can contribute to "their" book and draw a picture. Another version will be created with pictures and one with no names to add your own.