• Welcome to Mrs. Musacchio's Classroom

    Information and resources from the classroom.


    Mrs. Walsh's Classroom
     We are very honored to have the opportunity to teach and learn with your child. Many of our children have communication needs and require different ways other than voice out-put to learn how to get their needs met.  We have listed some resources for ideas to help you work with your child.

     

    American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

    http://www.asha.org/public/speech/disorders/AAC/

     

    Aided Language Stimulation

     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flFNMky22-U

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vUY6oQoSTXw

     

    Social Learning Resources

    http://www.teachhub.com/social-stories-autistic-students

    http://www.parentingscience.com/social-skills-activities.html

     

    Books/Authors

    • Temple Grandin- Dr. Temple Grandin is an American professor of animal science at Colorado State University, a best- selling author, an autistic activist, and a consultant to the livestock industry on animal behavior. She was diagnosed with autism as a young child. ("Emergence", "Thinking in Pictures", and several other books well as a movie "Temple Grandin")

    • Tony Attwood-Tony Attwood is an English psychologist who lives in Queensland, Australia and is an author of numerous books and resource papers on Asperger’s Syndrome.

     

    • Jerry Newport- Jerry Newport is an author and public speaker with Asperger Syndrome. His life was the basis for the 2005 feature length movie “Mozart and the Whale”. One of the books he has written is “Your Life is not a Label”.

     

    • Ross W. Greene PhD- The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Childre

      Facebook Group

    • Autism Speaks!-

    You can access face book through this site and speak to people with autism and others with family members with autism.
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