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Activity: The Counting Basket

This is a creative way to teach counting skills and build a new activity into your daily routine. It is called “The Counting Basket” and you can make it from everyday items found in your house.  You will need a medium size basket dedicated to holding items for counting. You can change the items on …

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Autism Design: Care of Self Area

Children with Autism thrive on routine. When Sophia was very young, she hated to brush her teeth and a melt down occurred every time I made her do it. As we started to develop a visual schedule for her daily routines, we added a card for teeth brushing. Like flicking a switch she was now …

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