Professor Owl’s Book for the Week January 28th 2013

My friend with Autism

My Friend with Autism: Enhanced Edition with FREE CD of Coloring Pages! By Beverly Bishop and Craig Bishop (Mar 25 2011)
* CDN$ 11.64 Paperback

This book’s colourful pictures and delightful storyline will encourage acceptance and understanding among children, while the printable coloring pages will explain and connect learners!

My Friend with Autism is the special result of parent Beverly Bishop’s determination to educate her son’s classmates about autism. This enabled her son to fit in at school. A child narrator explains that his friend with autism is good at some things and not so good at others—just like everyone else!
In an informative, positive tone, he addresses issues such as:
* Sensory Sensitivity
* Communication Differences
* Unique Ways of Playing
* Insistence on Routine

At the end of the book are Page-by-Page Notes for Adults, which supplement the text with facts and explanations to further educate teachers and classmates’ parents.
The FREE companion CD contains a printable coloring page for every page of the book, including the Page-by-Page Notes for Adults and other features such as:
* 18 Signs and Symptoms of an Autism Spectrum Disorder
* 10 Quick Strategies for Helping a Child with Autism
* Recommended Reading

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