By Sue Adams
Chris and Andrew are first-class buddies, yet occasionally Chris does issues that Andrew does not understand.Chris can pay attention a fly humming whilst it is a mile away! yet he does not like shiny flashing lighting fixtures just like the ones on Andrew's favorite arcade online game. Chris and Andrew have plenty of enjoyable jointly, yet now and then they snigger at totally different issues - it isn't important although, simply because everyone seems to be diverse, and being diverse could be quite cool!Chris and Andrew are right here to assist humans comprehend the reports of a kid with autism, and the way others may also help via knowing how they're assorted, and recognising their many targeted talents.This fully-illustrated e-book is concentrated at girls and boys elderly 5+, and likewise serves as a good start line for kin and school room discussions.
Read Online or Download A Book About What Autism Can Be Like PDF
Best social skills & school life books
Princess Fatima does not care a lot for her brother-in-law, Ahmed. His cousin Yusuf is far extra fascinating, together with his based mustache and bold magic methods. but whilst Ahmed is going to go to his death father—and by no means returns—Fatima starts off to fret. anything suspicious is occurring, and it simply will be as much as the princesses to return to the rescue!
Simon Lester Henry Strauss isn't really the least bit fearful of any haunted apartment, yet there's something else that terrifies him.
For enthusiasts of the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy child sequence, right here comes the 8th novel within the manhattan instances bestselling sequence mammoth Nate. enormous NATE IS BLASTING OFF! Nate has a weigh down on Ruby. yet after his scrap with Randy Betancourt makes headlines within the Weekly Bugle, he is bought an issue approach worse than detention!
- The New York Public Library Amazing US Geography: A Book of Answers for Kids
- Cam Jansen and the Ghostly Mystery
- We Can Get Along. A Child's Book of Choices
Additional info for A Book About What Autism Can Be Like
Andrew helps when Chris looks sad or confused. He understands that Chris is just different. It is not a problem. He gets to know what can help Chris to calm down. 24 Like when Chris rocks or makes his own special humming noises to comfort himself. Or when he likes to be in the dark. 25 People sense the world around them through five senses. These are: smelling, tasting, touching, seeing and hearing. 26 Autism can make these senses really STRONG 27 or very weak . Chris has very strong senses. Andrew doesn’t notice the buzzing noise that the light tubes make.
34 He doesn’t mean to take someone else’s turn. But his classmates understand that. 35 At other times, Chris’s autism means he takes longer than Andrew to think of an answer to a question… 36 …but the answer can be really amazing when his brain finally works it out! 37 Nobody really knows why people have autism. But lots of boys and girls have it. 38 We do know you cannot catch autism from someone else. 39 Chris’s classmates know that things sometimes upset him. And maybe the upsetting things are not the same as they were yesterday.
31 Lots of famous people in history are thought to have had autism. Edison the inventor, Einstein the scientist… 32 …and Mozart the composer. Their ideas were so amazing because they were VERY different from everyone else. 33 Sometimes answers to the teacher’s question rush into Chris’s brain. He has to say them quickly before something else crowds in. 34 He doesn’t mean to take someone else’s turn. But his classmates understand that. 35 At other times, Chris’s autism means he takes longer than Andrew to think of an answer to a question… 36 …but the answer can be really amazing when his brain finally works it out!
A Book About What Autism Can Be Like by Sue Adams