Secondary School Age
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| by Sue Larkey & Anna Tullemans | Revised and expanded in 2016. A practical guide to secondary school. Ideas for
all staff, from curriculum engagement, accommodations, group work, homework, using technology, behaviour support, organisational skills to building independence. Includes proformas to photocopy and save you time. This book has over 100 pages of proven ideas and strategies. MASSIVE TIME SAVER for busy Teachers & Parents
| by J.D. Kraus | The teenage years are a time when being social is the #1 priority for kids. But for kids with Asperger’s, who have acute social challenges, these years can be the most difficult, confusing time in their lives. Enter J. D. Kraus, a young man who has been there, done that! He offers practical advice to his peers so they can get the most out of middle school and high school, both academically and socially.
| by Jeanette Purkis | This hands-on workbook demystifies the world of work in order to help teenagers with ASD feel confident in their ability to be successful at their studies and get a job. Each chapter talks the teen through a different element of employment, including the benefits of having a job, why education is important, how to write a resume and succeed at job interviews, and the advantages and disadvantages of autism in the workplace. A variety of different industries and jobs are explored to encourage teens to begin to think about careers that might appeal to them and suit their skills and interests.
| by Blythe Grossberg – If you have Asperger’s, high school can be a time of great promise and opportunity but it can also be uncomfortable at times. This book helps you use your strengths and unique personal style to feel more comfortable in high school. Chock full of quizzes, exercises, and examples, this book can help you understand your unique strengths and weaknesses, work well with your teachers, connect with other kids at school, recognize and deal with bullying, use social media safely and politely, develop healthy habits, cope with stress and strong emotions, and become more independent.
Preparing for Life: The Complete Guide for Transitioning to Adulthood for those with Autism and Asperger’s Syndrome$52.95
| by Jed Baker – Easy to follow resource provides a complete toolbox of social skills and the means to attain them so that students may approach their futures with excitement rather than anxiety. Tackles a wide variety of issues across the spectrum, such as perspective-taking, nonverbal communication skills, conversational skills, and stress management.
| by Luke Jackson | Luke Jackson is 13 years old and has Asperger Syndrome. Drawing from his experiences and gaining information from his teenage brother and sisters, he wrote this enlightening, honest and witty book in attempt to address difficult topics such as bullying, friendships, when and how to tell others about AS, school problems , dating and relationships and more.