Posts Tagged ‘how to teach a child with ASD to read’

What can it be like to live with autism?

Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a neurodevelopment disorder that leads to impaired language, communication and social skills. According to estimates from the Center for Disease Control Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring Network, 1 in 88 children in the US have been identified with ASD – this is up 78% in the past decade. “Every year in the U. S., about…

How to use Reading Kingdom with children who are diagnosed ASD

Reading Kingdom’s Reading Kingdom provides children with a patented, new, research-based method for learning to read and write. It is designed for “neurotypical” children (who have typical learning abilities). However, with some key modifications, it provides an excellent way to teach children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). The program fosters not only reading, but the vital element of comprehension that…