Solving Executive Function Challenges: Simple Ways to get Kids With Autism Unstuck and on Target download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lauren Kenworthy

Solving Executive Function Challenges: Simple Ways to get Kids With Autism Unstuck and on Target download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lauren Kenworthy year 2014
  • Book name: Solving Executive Function Challenges: Simple Ways to get Kids With Autism Unstuck and on Target
  • Author: Lauren Kenworthy
  • Release date: 2014/11/2
  • Publisher: BROOKES PUBLISHING CO
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Teaching Resources and Education
  • ISBN: 9781598576030
  • Rating: 8.24 of 10
  • Votes: 644
  • Review by: Alina Burchfield
  • Review rating: 7.34 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/3
  • Total pages: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 18 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: How can you help kids with autism be flexible, get organised, and work toward goals-not just in school but in everyday life? It's all about executive function, and this quick problem-solving guide helps you explicitly teach these critical skills to high-functioning children with autism (Grades K-8). Used on its own or in tandem with the popular `Unstuck and On Target!' classroom curriculum, this practical guide shows how to embed executive function instruction in dozens of everyday scenarios, from morning routines to getting homework done. Designed for therapists, teachers, and parents, these highly effective techniques give children the skills they need to navigate each day, reach their goals, and succeed inside and outside the classroom.THIS BOOK HELPS YOU:Understand executive function- why it's important and why it's challenging for children with autismTeach three skills critical to success: flexibility, goal setting, and organisationUse consistent scripts and key words to help children process your messageModel desired behaviours -and fade your guidance as children generalize skillsProvide simple, effective visual cues that keep kids unstuck and on targetKeep it fun and positive, with tips on creative, playful ways to teach executive function skillsPRACTICAL MATERIALS:Dozens of specific, easy-to-do examples; ''Goal, Plan, Do, Check'' scripts and worksheets that break down tasks into small, achievable chunks; key words and phrases that help kids stay on target; reproducible visual aids; sample IEP goals.Help children with autismCompromise with family and friendsTurn ''big deals'' into ''little deals''Move on to Plan B when Plan A doesn't workMake plans and carry them outSolve problems independentlyBe a good friendHandle disappointments and unexpected eventsAvoid ''whim goals'' that get them off track
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H41M36S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Paediatric Medicine, Teaching Of Autistic Students, Child Care & Upbringing
  • Available formats: DOC, WORD, TXT, PDF, EPUB, XPS, MobiPocket, OEB. Compressed in LHA, TAR.BZ2, ZIP, AZW4, BZ2, ACE, RAR
  • Download servers: Drop.me, BitShare, MEGA, Hotfile, Google Drive, Uploaded, ShareByLink, FreakShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 31.98 USD
  • Dimensions: 152x229x9.91mm
  • Weight: 276.69g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Baltimore, United States
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