Category Archives: Autism Teaching Aids

Autism Spectrum Disorders and Puberty

Explaining Physical and Emotional Changes At some stage your child within the Autism Spectrum of Disorders will reach puberty. It can be a difficult time for a child and parents of a child without a disability, and so for a … Continue reading

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Ten Best Books for Autism.

The Ten Best Books for Understanding and Treating Autism We have done a great deal of research and reading over the years to get the best knowledge, understanding and methods for treating our daughter with an Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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How to Teach an Autistic Child Conversation Skills

Teaching Conversation to a Child with Autism Teaching conversation to a child or adult within the Autism Spectrum of Disorders can be a challenge. Whether it be an individual with severe Autism or a high functioning individual with Asperger Syndrome, … Continue reading

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Best Teaching Aids for Children With Autism and Special Needs

We have had over ten years experience with tutoring and teaching our daughter with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Below is some of the Teaching Aids we used that we think were the most successful in her development and learning.

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Day Schedule Strips to Teach and Calm Autistic Children

Modifying Behavior in Autistic Children Schedule and Day strips are a great way to get an Autistic child to understand what is going on on a day to day basis. It teaches them language and can modify their behavior by … Continue reading

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How To Teach a Child With Autism Math and Numeracy

Teach a Child with Autism Math and Numeracy with an Apple ipad and a Number Line Teaching maths to a child with Autism Spectrum Disorders or special needs can be a difficult task, however if you can find a way … Continue reading

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How To Teach a Child with Autism using ABA Techniques.

How to teach a child with Autism using ABA techniques and the power of positive re-enforcement (Video). Liz has been home tutoring our daughter with Autism – Isy for just over ten years now. She uses a combination of techniques … Continue reading

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Discrete Trial Teaching Intervention for ABA

As mentioned in the previous post – ABA, what is it and how does it work – the most common and distinguishing type of intervention based on applied behavior analysis is discrete trial teaching. It is what people most often … Continue reading

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ABA, what is it and how does it work.

Applied Behavior Analysis. “Applied” means practice, rather than research or philosophy. “Behavior analysis” may be read as “learning theory,” that is, understanding what leads to (or doesn’t lead to) new skills. (This is a simplification: ABA is just as much … Continue reading

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How To Toilet Train an Autistic Child

Toilet or Potty Training a Child With Autism When Isy was three we had a challenge trying to teach her to go to the toilet for number 2’s. We looked high and low for methods to teach her to go … Continue reading

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