Today is Autism Awareness Day, and in honour of that we wanted to share with you some of the items the NSCECE Resource Centre has available that might be useful to you in your work with children who have autism spectrum disorders. Come visit us to explore these and the many other things we have for you to borrow!

 

The Incredible Flexible You
371.4 HEN
This is a social thinking curriculum for the preschool and early elementary years. It includes several books and a CD.

Ian’s Walk: A Story About Autism
JP-L
In this children’s picture book by Laurie Lears, Julie takes a walk in her autistic brother’s shoes and learns to understand him better.

 

Understanding Sam and Asperger Syndrome
J 616.8
This children’s book by Clarabelle van Niekerk and Liezl Venter offers a glimpe into the world of an undiagnosed boy.

 

The Incredible 5-Point Scale
371.94 BU
This book by Kari Dunn Buron and Mitzi Curtis offers advice in assisting students with autism spectrum disorders in understanding social interactions and controlling their responses.

Real Life, Real Progress for Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders
371.9 WHA
This book by Christina Whalen offers strategies for successful generalization in natural environments.