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Author: Francis MusgravePublishing Info: Paperback 72 pages / May 2012Tags: Asperger Syndrome, Social Skills.
Growing up with Asperger Syndrome (AS) can throw up all sorts of challenges, but never fear, The Brain Guru, The Sensory Detective and The Social Scientist are here to help!
These likeable characters guide children with AS through some of the trickiest, stickiest conundrums known to humankind: from anxiety and negative thinking, to sensory overload, emotions, friendship and trust and social situations.$34.95 Product Details »
Author: Jennifer Cook O'ToolePublishing Info: Paperback 248 pages / 2014Tags: Montessori, motor skills, playskills and Asperger Syndrome, Social Skills.
Showing how just about anything can be turned into an opportunity for learning and growth, the book is full of go-to ideas for making simple play equipment in the home or classroom and using it to develop core skills that Asperkids struggle with, from fine motor and social skills, to planning and organization. Whether it’s origami math, fried marbles, or a bug’s eye view scavenger hunt, every game, project, and idea in the book is explained with clear directions and learning objectives and illustrated with color photographs.$36.95 Product Details »
The FRIEND® Program for Creating Supportive Peer Networks for Students with Social Challenges, including AutismPublishing Info: Paperback 224 pages / October 2019Tags: peer play, social challenges, Social Skills, social skills at school.
With an emphasis on peer sensitivity and supportive environments, the FRIEND manual provides teachers with a wide variety of strategies to help school-aged children with social difficulties – such as attention deficit, anxiety, emotional or autism spectrum disorders – to successfully navigate social situations.$39.95 Product Details »
The Hidden Curriculum for Understanding Unstated Rules in Social Situations for Adolescents and Young AdultsAuthor: Brenda Smith Myles,Ronda Schelvan, M.S. and Melissa L. Trautman, Ms. Ed.Publishing Info: Paperback / 2013Tags: hidden curriculum, Social Skills.
In the revised and expanded edition of this popular book, the authors narrow their target to issues common to adolescents and young adults. While many of the features of the original book have been maintained, information on evidence-based practice has been added.$33.50 Product Details »
Author: Brenda Smith Myles. Judy Endow, Malcolm MayfieldPublishing Info: Paperback / November 2012Tags: Employment, hidden curriculum, Social Skills.
When teenagers or adults with autism spectrum disorders are ready to enter the working world, they may find themselves confused by all the new unwritten rules. How do they learn to make eye contact during interviews or keep small talk confined to the break room?$33.50 Product Details »
The Social Compass Curriculum – A Story-Based Intervention Package for Students with Autism Spectrum DisordersAuthor: LouAnne E. Boyd, Christina L. McReynolds, Karen Chanin M.S., PPSPublishing Info: Paperback 192 pages / 2013Tags: empathy, nonverbal communication, Social Skills, Social Stories.
Ideal for Grades 4-8 but easily adaptable for use with older children, this social skills intervention curriculum gives educators 24 lessons that help students with autism make progress in areas critical to social success.$83.95 Product Details »
Author: Jed BakerPublishing Info: Paperback 250 pages / November 2006Tags: Social Skills, visual strategies.
In 2001, Dr. Baker wrote The Social Skills Picture Book, designed for young children with social communication challenges. Now, in response to the deluge of requests from parents with children in their teens, here is Dr. Baker’s long-awaited book…$55.95 Product Details »
Author: Jed E. BakerPublishing Info: Paperback 197 pages/ May 2003Tags: conversation skills, emotions, empathy, play skills, Social Skills.
A dynamic teaching tool for children with autism or Asperger’s Syndrome, “The Social Skills Picture Book” offers pictures of the right and wrong ways to handle nearly 30 social skills, such as conversation, play, emotion, management, and empathy.$55.95 Product Details »
Author: James F. CristPublishing Info: Paperback 128 pages / 2014Tags: friendship, making friends, Social Skills.
Whether kids find socializing as natural as smiling or as hard as learning a foreign language, this book can help them improve their social skills so they can better enjoy the benefits of friendship.$20.95 Product Details »
The Whole Spectrum of Social, Motor and Sensory Games: Using Every Child’s Natural Love of Play to Enhance Key Skills and Promote InclusionAuthor: Barbara SherPublishing Info: Paperback 304 pages / July 2013Tags: play skills, sensory integration, Social Skills.
Play is increasingly recognized by neuroscientists and educators as a vital component in brain development, academic success and learning social skills. In this inspiring and useful resource, Barbara Sher provides step-by-step directions for how to use children’s natural interests at different stages of their development to help them develop a wealth of sensory motor and social skills. All the games have also been designed to provide plenty of joyful opportunities for encouraging inclusion.$19.95 Product Details »
Author: Katie CookPublishing Info: Paperback 176 pages / April 2020Tags: communication, games for ASD, self-regulation skills, Social Skills.
To help you in your efforts to help your child flourish, this book has 90 playful, evidence-based activities. Thriving with Autism provides an easy, effective toolbox to supplement and support the developmental work parents and caregivers are doing with their children. These solutions are designed for kids with autism from ages 1 to 11. The benefits can last a lifetime.$23.95 Product Details »
Author: Rebecca MoyesPublishing Info: Paperback 88 pages / February 2012Tags: Social Skills, special education, visual supports.
Social skills instruction for K-8th grade children on the autism spectrum requires an emphasis on visuals, or “show-teaching” techniques, rather than language-based instruction. This book fulfills that need, consisting of easy-to-use, step-by-step lesson plans with a wealth of visual tools and aids for teaching children with high-functioning autism and Asperger’s Syndrome.$20.95 Product Details »
Author: Dr. Emma Goodall and Yenn PurkissPublishing Info: Paperback 262 pages / September 2020Tags: autistic women, employment for women with ASD, Social Skills.
This book is a unique handbook on life for autistic women, written by autistic women. Its primary purpose is to enable girls and women on the autism spectrum to learn from the authors’ and others’ mistakes most effectively!$30.95 Product Details »