“ Dear Teacher Landa, Good day! I am very worried about my neighbor’s son, Mark*. He is already three years old but still doesn’t talk. He makes funny noises, moves his arms, cries and shouts a lot....
Autistic Spectrum Disorder is a developmental disability where there is a triad of impairments; social communication, social interaction and social imagination. Autism is called a spectrum as, although all individuals will suffer from difficulties in three main areas, their condition will affect them in very different ways. No two people with ASD will have the same difficulties. Asperger’s Syndrome is on the Autistic Spectrum.
Some kids have a really tough time getting organized and starting tasks. Planning, focusing and using working memory can be big challenges too. Use this visual guide to see how executive functioning issues can affect a child’s daily life.
Key stage 1 Year 1 Numicon 10 more/less, 1 more/less addition, subtraction and number. Mastery