How to Teach Life Skills to Kids with Autism or Asperger's
No matter how high-functioning children with autism or Asperger's may be or may become, they function better as adults if they've had the chance to learn basic skills, from being on time to good personal hygiene. Jennifer's personal experience with Asperger's Syndrome and having a brother with autism makes her perspective doubly insightful. Learn how to create opportunities for children to learn in natural settings and situations, teach vital skills such as everyday domestic tasks, choosing appropriate attire, and being polite, help individuals on the spectrum develop good habits that will help them be more fit and healthy, Improve time management skills such as punctuality and task-switching.
Category:Autism/Asperger Subcategory:Professional/Educator/Parent Series:Education/Classroom Author:Myers, Jennifer McIlwee