Autism Resources
April is Autism Awareness
Month. Check with your
favorite autism app
companies for big sales!
Click the link above for
more info on the event.
Website by a dedicated
mom with lots of ideas
and materials for parents,
teachers, and children
with autism.
Videos for Kids
from BlueBee
Plush animal friends that
connect with your apps
via bluetooth. The mouths
of these stuffed animals
move in sync with both
Apple and Android
devices. They are able to
connect with any app --
music, stories, and
sound-driven educational
games.
General Info
For Kids/Parents
For SLPs
Talking points, suggested
activities, lesson plans for
an inclusive classroom.
(See also our page for
Parent/Teacher Resources
for videos)
Websites
Resource for lessons,
interventions, and lots of
freebies for teachers
Article from Edutopia
listing several great apps
Gives general info about
using visual strategies
with autistic students,
how/why it works, and
had some free picture
cards to download for
feelings and behaviors.
This links to our page for
social scripts, including
links to other
sites with stories to
download, and a link to
video models.
This site has info about
autism that is geared for
children to understand
the disorder. Great
to share with teacher who
have your autistic
students in their general
ed classrooms for
inclusion.
Collection of the best free
autism apps in one place.
Free resources from
Autism Teaching
Strategies.com
Tips for New Teachers/
SLPs for working with
autistic students.
Free course from
trishakatkin.com on how
to write a social story
From Lifeboks, this free
kit (just pay shipping) is
for students who wander.
It includes a gps-like
tracker, window/door
alarms, and much more.
This TpT site has a list of
apps for Ss w autism,
including many DTT.
Apps are organized by
domain. Free
(not responsible if seller
changes the price!)
Great for parents or
teachers, this resource
has videos, daily routine
cards, storybook, & more.
Excellent video and
explanation from the
National Autistic Society
about sensory overload,
along with tips for how to
take your child shopping.
Excellent info from Just
Great Lawyers about what
estate planning is, what
challenges you will have
as a parent of a child with
autism, issues about
guardianship, legal forms
you will need, and more
resources to help.
Operation Autism
provides a resource guide
for military families, with
lots of info about
healthcare, moving tips,
and other topics.
This guide for parents
covers tips for moving
with children who have
wheelchairs, sensory and
emotional disorders,
autism, and more.
Includes info on finding
new doctors and schools.
Temple Grandin shares 28
things that her teachers
did that helped her learn
and be successful despite
having autism.
Tons of info on this site.
Also has free printables,
like cookingpictures,
first/then cards, etc.
Submitted by
Allison Soncrant
Posted 12/14/14
SpecialCare4SpecialKids. com
connects parents who have kids
with special needs to respite care
givers.