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LESS VERBAL, MORE VISUAL

A few weeks ago, I posted the image below of our clipboard charts on Instagram and a lot of you commented asking about them and our classroom behavior system. I’ve always had a behavior system in place, but never fine tuned and “pretty” enough to share with others. Since I had such an interest in the charts,…

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QR Code Choice Ring {Tutorial}

This week, I decided to finally give QR codes a try. Turns out, they are amazing and incredibly easy to create! During our leisure time, our students can choose to play on the iPad as their reward for the day. Most students choose the iPad, so that leaves the teachers typing in website after website…

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Don’t Reinvent the Wheel! {FREE visuals, choice boards, etc, YAY!}

Don’t you just LOVE when you come across something that will save you time? Today I found this website, and I screamed I was so happy! FREE boardmaker visuals already pre-made and ready to print! Happy printing, laminating, cutting, and velcro-ing!!!!! 🙂

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A DAY IN AU {Morning Work}

I didn’t start off the year doing morning work, we just went straight into circle time. With time I noticed that if I wanted to get some solid one-to-one work time with some of them, they worked best first thing in the morning! Once they got the hand of the routine, we barely had to…

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A DAY IN AU {Morning Routines: Unpacking}

For students with autism, the ultimate goal is complete independence. As teachers, we really need to push our students to do functional activities (like unpacking their things) on their on through routine, structure, visuals and work systems. Because we split our kids up at pick-up time, we are able to spend the time needed in the…

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PictureSET: FREE Resources for YOU {& your kiddos with ASD}

PictureSET is a collection of downloadable visual supports that can be used by students for both receptive and expressive communication in the classroom, at home, and in the community. The search option allows you to find a wide range of useful visual supports for different curriculum areas, activities, and events. Best part… FREEEEEE! 🙂 Sorting Pages! Valentine’s…

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