Elements, atoms, chemistry, and particle physics have been a main Special Interest around our house for....2 years now? Not really sure. But I've had enough people asking me what resources we use on my personal facebook that I'm tired of typing it over and over again. So I'm going to drop all the links here... Continue Reading →
Looking back on my original list, I feel like a lot of those reasons were based more on not having to deal with public school issues than why it's great on it's own. So I wanted to add to the list. Following Special Interests Did you know that all people, not just autistic people, learn... Continue Reading →
We did this last fall and we're doing it again this fall! Fall is my favorite time of year, and I try to bring it about as soon as possible indoors, even if the outside insists that it's still summer. I looked through my old posts and realized I totally forgot to blog about this... Continue Reading →
I have shared before how I use screenshots of Lady Bug's preferred show at the time to encourage engagement and learning away from the screen. I have two Super Why examples that I'd like to share. There is a Super Why episode, season 3 episode 2, that is wonderful for early literacy. The episode is... Continue Reading →
I'm posting before doing any so that you can have the all in one place list if you're looking to do something like this this month, too.
For the past two years I have been using her interest and engagement with her shows to build vocabulary and to engage her off of the screens using laminated screenshots.
Lady Bug has been interested in Wild/African/Safari/Zoo animals lately so I decided to capitalize on her interest and have begun a morning time when we try to do an activity together.