Tag Archives: core vocabulary

Christmas Prep Part 2: Book Sharing

Christmas is just around the corner! Are you ready? Is it even possible to be truly ready?!? Probably not for […]

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Christmas Prep, Part 1: Making Your Christmas Book

Welcome back!  As we discussed last week, preparation is the key to success in helping your young child (with or […]

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Sharing Memories

How was your day today?  What did you do? Many children with language limitations, including autism, cannot answer these questions. […]

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Travel Tips Part I: Steps for Planning a Successful Journey

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“This is not a vacation; this is a work trip!” — Claire, “Modern Family” on ABC Let’s face it: traveling […]

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Parents are People Too

Through this blog, I share a lot of ideas for being a Parent-Teacher for your child.  I have done a […]

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A Less Serious Post About a Seriously Powerful Tool: The Daily Schedule

In my last post, I gave an example of using a schedule to support learning and success in an activity. […]

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Using Picture Schedules and Functional Activity Routines

Doing anything that is outside of the norm for our ASD kiddos (or, honestly, even many neurotypical young children) will […]

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Using a Picture Book to Teach Core Vocabulary, Concepts and Routines

How to Select the “Right” Picture Book: If you are looking for a book to prepare your child for an […]

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Using Picture Books to Introduce Holidays

Both with my own children and in my clinical practice, I typically introduce a holiday using a picture book. Well, […]

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Some Days are Just Different

While working with her in a preschool program for children with autism at the UTD-Callier Center in Dallas, Texas, Dr. […]

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