Adam’s Alternative Sports Day
| by Jude Welton | Nine-year-old Adam dreads Sports Day – he usually comes last in the races and never gets chosen for the team events. So he is delighted when Mr Williams, the head teacher, announces that this year there will be an Alternative Sports Day with some very different challenges. There will be quizzes, riddles to solve, and a treasure hunt – all the things that Adam enjoys. At last heÕll have a chance of winning something. But as the competition runs high, how will Adam feel if his best friend Josie beats him to the Challenge Cup? And what will they do when they discover that James, the new boy in the class, is cheating? A fun and absorbing childrenÕs story, AdamÕs Alternative Sports Day also offers insights into how a child with Asperger Syndrome copes with the ups and downs and everyday challenges of school.
All Cats Have Asperger Syndrome
| by Kathy Hoopmann | This book takes a playful look at Asperger Syndrome (AS), drawing inspiration from the feline world in a way that will strike a chord with all those who are familiar with AS. This engaging book is an ideal, gentle introduction to the world of Asperger Syndrome.
All Dog Have ADHD
| by Kathy Hoopmann | All Dogs Have ADHD takes an inspiring and affectionate look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), using images and ideas from the canine world to explore a variety of traits that will be instantly recognisable to those who are familiar with ADHD.
Animal Stamp | Great for fine motor skills.
Apps For Autism
| by Lois Jean Brady | An essential guide to over 200 effective apps. This book will guide you through them so you can confidently utilise todayÕs technology to maximise your child or studentÕs success.
Autism and Reading Comprehension
| by Joseph Porter | Ready-to-use lesson plans for teachers. The predictable format, repetition, and routine of these lessons will create a relaxed learning environment, while the variations in the topics will hold studentsÕ attention and help them generalise the reading skills they need to succeed! The companion CD contains all of the worksheets, lesson plans, visual tools, and assessment forms for quick-and-easy print.
Behavior Solutions for the Home and Community
| by Beth Aune, Beth Burt and Peter Gennaro | A tool for parents who have children whose behaviours are impeding their daily life. Once they see a particular behaviour, they can quickly look up an in the moment solution, and then read more about what could be causing that behaviour, and more importantly, how to overcome it. This helpful book is intended to provide general, practical solutions for busy (and often overwhelmed) parents who can benefit from a handy reference guide to help them address common behaviours at home and in the community. A must have for every home with a child with autism!
Behaviour Solutions for the Inclusive Classroom
| by Beth Aune, Beth Burt & Peter Gennaro | This book is a must-have for every special needs and inclusive classroom. The easy to use format allows teachers to quickly look up an in-the-moment solution and learn about what the child is communicating, and why. This book illuminates possible causes of those mysterious behaviours, and more importantly, provides solutions!
Blue Bottle Mystery: An Asperger Adventure
| by Kathy Hoopmann | This is a warm, fun-filled fantasy story for children with a difference: the hero is Ben, a boy with Asperger Syndrome. Bound up with this exciting mystery is the story of how Ben is diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome. It is a valuable teaching tool that demystifies children with Asperger Syndrome, justifying their individuality as valid and interesting. Blue Bottle Mystery is a delight to read that is more than just another kidÕs book.
Both Teacher Assistants Big Blue & Red Book of Ideas
The Teacher Assistants Big Red/Blue Book of Ideas By Sue Larkey and Anna Tullemans
Two fantastic companion guides with no repetition or overlap between the two books. Hundreds of ideas and practical strategies for teachers and teacher assistants to try. Compare Red and Blue Content Pages
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Buster and the Amazing Daisy
| by Nancy Ogaz | Daisy White was not crazy. Clumsy maybe, but definitely not crazy. In this exciting adventure story, Daisy, who has autism, defeats her bullies and overcomes her fears with the help of Buster, a very special rabbit. All is going well until a terrible fate threatens DaisyÕs new friend Cody. Will Daisy be able to gather her courage and special talents to save him? Buster and the Amazing Daisy is not just a humorous and engaging story. It will also give its readers an insight into the hopes and dreams, as well as the fears and frustrations, of many children with autism.